NYPD Budget In The Spotlight As Officer Morale Hits 'An All-Time Low'Police Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch says morale is "at an all-time low" and worries about his members, some 24,000 NYPD officers.
NYPD Officer Francisco Garcia Resigns Before Hearing For Violent Social Distancing Enforcement ArrestIn May, Francisco Garcia was seen aggressively enforcing social distancing in a video posted to social media.
Large Crowd Gathers For Pro-Trump Rally On Staten IslandThey were heard chanting "get well soon, Mr. President" as they gathered on Bricktown Way to support his re-election.
Anthony Bottom, Convicted Of Killing 2 NYPD Officers In 1971 Ambush, Granted ParoleIn 1971, NYPD officers Waverly Jones and Joseph Piagentini responded to what turned out to be a fake 911 call in Harlem. They were ambushed.
Police Benevolent Association Breaks With Tradition, Endorses President Trump's Re-Election CampaignThe union endorsement of President Trump is causing an uproar among some of the rank and file of the NYPD.
Law Enforcement Union Heads Respond To What They Say Is Anti-Cop Sentiment: 'Stop Treating Us Like Animals And Thugs'With calls for police reforms has come reaction from police unions. They say changes are coming too quickly and will have a damaging impact on their jobs.
NYPD Officers Have Conflicting Feelings As They Deal With The 'War Zone' And Public PerceptionFor the NYPD rank and file, dealing with the peaceful George Floyd protests and the violent looting has been a huge task.
Coronavirus Update: Police Benevolent Association Delivers Sandwiches To Bronx HospitalPBA President Pat Lynch said the staff at Jacobi has been there for officers on some of their darkest days.
Gunman Arrested After Opening Fire In Bronx Precinct House, 12 Hours After Street Ambush On 2 Other CopsAnother NYPD officer has been shot, allegedly by the same suspect as from an ambush in the Bronx Saturday night that left two officers wounded.
After Latest Attacks, NYPD Commissioner And Mayor Calls Shootings 'Assassination Attempts'Two apparently staged attacks targeting NYPD officers in the Bronx have police leaders demanding changes to protect officers in the line of fire.
2 NYPD Officers Ambushed In The Bronx, 1 Shot: 'This Was An Attempt To Assassinate Police Officers'Just before 8:30 p.m., a man approached the officers in the van and engaged them in conversation. The man then allegedly pulled out a gun.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Defends Policing Policies As NYPD Statistics Show Rise In Shootings, Other Major CrimesOnly two of the seven major categories are down -- murder is down nearly 21% and rape is down 18%.
Michael Bloomberg Apologizes For Controversial Stop-And-Frisk Policy, But Some Question SincerityHe previously said the policy took guns off the streets and made the city safer. Now, he’s walking back those beliefs.
Eric Garner Case: NYPD Fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo, 5 Years After ConfrontationThe commissioner's decision comes two weeks after an NYPD administrative judge recommended Pantaleo be fired for apparently using a banned chokehold during Garner's arrest.
Eric Garner Case: While Family Praises Pantaleo Decision, Police Union Blasts Move As ‘Absolutely Embarrassing’Eric Garner's family says the NYPD's decision to fire NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo is only part of the justice they've waited five years for.