'Absolute Tragedy:' NYPD Mourns Det. Simonsen, Killed By Friendly Fire While Responding To RobberyDet. Brian Simonsen was shot in the chest around 6 p.m. Tuesday while responding to a botched robbery near in Richmond Hill, Queens.
Panel Recommends NYPD Improve Transparency In Its Disciplinary ProcessThe panel also says the department should back changes to a state law that currently prevents the release of information on the outcomes of specific disciplinary cases.
Mayor, Police Officials Tout Times Square New Year's Eve Security MeasuresAn estimated 1 million people gather around Times Square each New Year's. 
NYPD Steps Up Halloween Security 1 Year After West Side Bike Path Terror AttackThe NYPD is stepping up security this Halloween following the synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh and mail threats across the country. Police say there are no credible threats, but they’re not taking any chances.
De Blasio, O'Neill Announce New Marijuana Enforcement PolicyStarting in September, the majority of New Yorkers found smoking marijuana in public will be issued summonses instead of being arrested.
Commissioner O'Neill Focuses On Neighborhood Policing In 'State Of The NYPD' AddressO'Neill laid out what he called full conversion of the neighborhood policing strategy in New York City.
De Blasio Administration Touts City’s Lowest Murder Rate Since 1951Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration touted the lowest murder rate in the Big Apple in decades.
'Proud Moment:' NYPD Adds 18 Names To Memorial WallOn Wednesday, the department honored those of its own killed in the line of duty between 1869 and 1981.
NYPD Steps Up Security After Las Vegas Massacre; New Yorkers Express Concern About Times SquareAuthorities said a gunman opened fire at outdoor music festival in Las Vegas.
NYPD Stepping Up Patrols In Wake Of London Subway ExplosionNYPD Commissioner James O'Neill said there's no direct threat to New York City but warns everyone to be vigilant and aware of their surroundings.
NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill Reflects On The Importance Of 9/11Sixteen years later, he stressed how important it is to pause and remember what happened that day.