De Blasio Signs Bills Easing Penalties For Low-Level Offenses; Some Cry FoulMayor Bill de Blasio on Monday signed legislation to ease penalties for minor offenses such as littering and public urination.
Brooklyn Man Says Cops Gave Him Public Drinking Summons On Private PropertyA Brooklyn Law School student is challenging the summons he received from the police after drinking on a friend’s stoop the evening of July 4th.
Red Bank Plans Fines For Disorderly Conduct During July 4 Fireworks DisplayThinking of acting up during Red Bank's July 4 fireworks? Better start saving now. The borough plans to slap the maximum fines of $2,500 for those convicted of disorderly conduct, public drinking or other misbehavior.