State Senator Eric Adams

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Crime-Fighting Smartphone App Unveiled To The Public

State Senator Eric Adams likened the app to having a community watch group right on your cell phone.

08/12/2012

Ammo recovered and turned into NYPD by community leaders

Brooklyn Community Leaders Push For Increased Funding For Gun Buyback Programs

Community leaders are banding together to encourage gun buyback programs across Brooklyn.

08/01/2012

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly holds a news conference on May 24, 2012 in in New York City. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Commissioner Kelly Asks Why Leaders Upset With ‘Stop And Frisk’ Aren’t Protesting Violence Instead

“The fact of the matter is that 96 percent of shooting victims are people of color, yet the community leaders are not speaking out about this. We’d like to hear from them,” Kelly said.

07/11/2012

FDNY crash tax

Local Lawmakers Line Up Against FDNY ‘Crash Tax’

The FDNY’s so-called “crash tax” has some new opponents. A couple of state and local lawmakers are stepping in to try to stop a plan to charge drivers for accidents.

12/11/2010