Sergeants Benevolent Association

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio On ‘The View': Police Unions Don’t Speak For Rank-And-File Cops

The mayor also criticized the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association’s petition to ban him from future NYPD funerals as “inappropriate.”

12/16/2014

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Sergeants Benevolent Association Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio After Attack On Cops

De Blasio was on the defensive again Monday against accusation by police unions that he is anti-cop, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported.

12/15/2014

Protestors spill over onto FDR. (Credit: kristen Gwynne)

Critics: Protesters Are Getting Away With Too Much Under New NYPD Protocol

The NYPD’s newest protest protocol received mixed reception Wednesday, a day after protests against the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, shut down expressways and tunnel entrances.

11/26/2014

FILE -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Police Union Leader Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio’s Brooklyn DNC Bid

Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, said he does not support the mayor’s call to bring the convention to the Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn.

08/26/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton (Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Sharpton Plans To March Across Verrazano Bridge To Protest Garner Death

Sharpton also attacked the idea of a possible NYPD slowdown

08/06/2014

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks out about the case of Eric Garner, who died in police custody on Staten Island, on Aug. 5, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Police Advocates Fire Back Against Rising Anger Fueled By Death Of Eric Garner

Police advocates are firing back against a rising tide of anger fueled by the death of Eric Garner, the man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent choke hold by police.

08/05/2014

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NYC Police Union, Taxi Cab Group To Work On Improving Ties

It is hoped that the two can learn from each other while improving what legend has is not the warmest of friendships.

03/29/2014

FILE - Patrolmen's Benevolent Association president Patrick Lynch (Photo by Bonile Bam/Getty Images)

Police Unions Join Fight Against NYPD Monitor

The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association filed motions Thursday in Manhattan federal court on behalf of four police unions, and the Sergeant’s Benevolent Association filed separately.

09/12/2013

Sergeants Benevolent Association logo (credit: sbanyc.org)

Bill Thompson Compares Aspects Of Stop-And-Frisk Tactics To Trayvon Martin Case

Democrat Bill Thompson has ushered in a new phase in the hotly contested New York City mayor’s race after linking the NYPD’s controversial stop-and-frisk policy to the Trayvon Martin killing in Florida.

07/30/2013

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NYPD Sergeant, Political Relative, Arrested On Vandalism Charges

A New York City police sergeant from a political family has been arrested on charges of vandalizing her boyfriend’s car. Police say Sgt. Damaris Diaz was arrested Saturday on criminal mischief and aggravated harassment charges. She’s the daughter of state Sen. Ruben Diaz Sr. and the sister of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.

08/26/2012

Sgt. Craig Bier is released from Jamaica Hospital (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NYPD Sergeant Shot In The Legs Released From The Hospital

The sounds of applause and bagpipes greeted 44-year-old Sgt. Craig Bier as he was wheeled out of Jamaica Hospital on Friday.

08/10/2012

Police arrest an Occupy Wall Street protester during a demonstration to show support for their counterparts in Oakland, California, on October 26. Police fired tear gas into a crowd of hundreds of protesters associated with the Occupy Oakland movement last night following their eviction from a local park.  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Face New Legal Challenge From Unexpected Corner

Occupy Wall Street protesters, who have repeatedly asserted their rights to free speech and lawful assembly, are being put on legal notice themselves.

10/27/2011