PBA President Fumes After Suspect Seen On Video Putting NYPD Officer In Headlock Is Not ChargedCellphone video has surfaced showing an NYPD officer being put in a headlock by a man he was attempting to arrest in the Bronx.
N.Y. Gov. Cuomo Signs Sweeping Police Reforms Into Law, Says They're 'Long Overdue'New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed sweeping police reform bills into law, notably banning chokeholds and repealing a hotly contested state law known as "50A," which kept officers' disciplinary records confidential.
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.
Targeted Shooting Of Police Sets Off Political Firestorm As NYPD Lt. Jose Gautreaux Released From HospitalAn officer and lieutenant were shot within 12 hours over the weekend in the Bronx, allegedly at the hands of the same suspect.
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.
Widow Of NYPD Officer Murdered In 1971 Wants To Keep Killer Behind BarsAnother man convicted in the crime was released last year.
NYPD Official Says Officers Seen On Video Being Doused With Water Should've Been TougherThere's new outrage after videos surfaced showing people disrespecting the badge. Water and even buckets were thrown at NYPD officers during the recent heat wave.