8 Arrested In Phony Parking Placard CrackdownThe suspects were arrested Tuesday morning following a probe by the Manhattan district attorney's office and the New York City Department of Investigation.
Inwood Residents Fuming After NYPD Has Cars Towed So Cops Can Park For Department's Flag Football GameWhile the officers played in what's called "The Commissioner's Flag Football League" championship game in Inwood, residents struggled to find their cars.
De Blasio Announces New Crackdown On Phony Parking PlacardsIn some cases, those with legitimate ones like police officers, firefighters, teachers, and other city employees have been forced to park illegally around their jobs.
Dozens Arrested In Scheme To Make Phony Parking PlacardsMayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD previously promised to crack down on the abuse of parking placards – both of the real and fake varieties.
City Has Set Up Ticket Quota In Crackdown On Parking Placard Abuse, Police Union Official ChargesStunning charges Tuesday night claimed that the city is establishing a new parking ticket quota system going after drivers with government-issued permits.
CBS2 Exclusive: ‘It’s Not Fair,’ Safety Officer Slams De Blasio Over Tickets, Parking PlacardsSchool safety agents were crying foul on Monday saying they were the victims of Mayor de Blasio's controversial plan to dole out more parking placards charging that they got tickets, while teachers got immunity.
Despite Crackdown Warning, Numerous Cars With Placards Found Parked Illegally Near SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio’s crackdown on rampant parking permit abuse by city officials is so far a no-go.
‘It’s Against The Rules:’ De Blasio Plans To Crack Down On Parking Placard MisuseAs part of the crackdown, the mayor is hiring 100 additional traffic agents to go after placard abusers, adding more tow trucks and creating a new $100 parking fine.
De Blasio Defends Giving Out Parking Placards To School Staffers, Says Abuses Won't Be ToleratedFacing criticism, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday vigorously defended his election year gift – parking placards to all city teachers and school staffers.
City To Give Out 50,000 Parking Placards To School Employees; Experts Say They'll Be AbusedMayor Bill de Blasio was under fire Monday evening for a new gift to school employees.