The police commissioner made his comments during a public hearing with members of the state Senate.
It was in Huntington Station that police said Wymann Wiggins, of Amityville, was finally stopped after a drunken pursuit that started in Commack.
As protests continued Monday over the grand jury decision not to indict an officer involved in the Eric Garner chokehold case, former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s take on the issues surrounding the incident.
Police on Friday were searching for a reputed ticket scalper who allegedly fought officers as they tried to arrest him in front of Yankee Stadium last month.
A suspect who was shot and wounded by a police officer during a struggle in Marcus Garvey Park was hit with multiple charges Friday.
Police this week arrested a suspect in Harlem, who was allegedly caught with a gun when officers approached him for smoking a cigarette inside the lobby of a building.
Attorneys announced a $50 million lawsuit against the NYPD Thursday, on behalf of a Bronx man they claimed was beaten unconscious by officers.
A man was arrested for fleeing police on Long Island on Wednesday after an officer caught him trying to use a fake name he could not spell, cops said.
Daniel Karpen, 66, has been charged with disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, resisting arrest and assault.
Lukas Iorio was a high school wrestling champion and a good student, but now he has been arrested and brought up on serious charges.
At 5:41 p.m. on Friday police said they arrested George Jordan, 36, for petit larceny and resisting arrest. Jordan was at St. John’s Hospital being treated for a prior condition when he freed himself from handcuffs and fled the hospital.
A Brooklyn man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in her bedroom in Chinatown.
Police subdued and arrested a man who allegedly ran from officers and fired a gun at them in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday morning.
Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a carjacking that took place in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon.
A New York City transit worker was arrested Sunday and charged with carrying a stolen gun.