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.
PBA Pres Irate Over Bail For Man Who Claimed To ‘Hear Voices,’ Allegedly Grabbed At Cop’s GunThe NYPD is circulating an urgent bulletin to all of its officers, warning them of 29-year-old Kurdel Emmanuel.
City Reaches Agreement With PBA; All Officers To Wear Body Cameras By End Of 2019Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday announced that the city has reached an agreement with the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association – which calls for all officers to begin wearing body cameras by the end of 2019.
Mourners Bid Final Farewell To Hero NYPD Detective Steven McDonald At Wake On LIMcDonald died Tuesday at a Long Island hospital where he’d been admitted Friday after suffering a heart attack.
NYPD Places Son Of PBA President Lynch On Modified Duty Over Accidental Gunfire IncidentA police officer who is the son of Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch was placed on modified duty for disciplinary reasons Tuesday.
PBA President: De Blasio's New Pick For CCRB Is Part Of 'Anti-Police Pattern'Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday announced a new pick to fill a spot on the Civilian Complaint Review Board.