Traffic Deaths

Kang Chun Wong

Elderly Man Injured During Jaywalking Citation On UWS To Sue The City

Police insisted that officers did not strike Wong deliberately, and that when an officer pulled out a summons book and began writing a ticket, a struggle ensued.

08/22/2014

Red light camera (credit: CBS 2)

City Councilman Pushes For Signs Alerting Drivers Of Red Light Cameras

The city currently does not post signs in an effort to deter drivers from running reds at all times. Violators caught running a light on one of the cameras are mailed a ticket.

02/26/2014

UWS Fatal Accident

New York Families Push For Rapid Implementation Of ‘Vision Zero’ Initiative

Members of a new group called ‘Families For Safer Streets’ gathered on the steps outside of city hall on Sunday afternoon.

02/23/2014

Kang Chun Wong

Family Threatens To Sue After Man Is Injured As Police Give Him Jaywalking Ticket

The NYPD on Monday was investigating how an 84-year-old Chinese immigrant, who speaks no English, suffered serious head injuries while getting a jaywalking ticket on the Upper West Side.

01/20/2014

UWS Fatal Accident

Crackdown On Jaywalking After 3 Traffic Deaths At 96th And Broadway On UWS

The NYPD has mounted a major crackdown on jaywalking and motor vehicle violations at a dangerous intersection on the Upper West Side.

01/20/2014