CBS2 Exclusive: Sources Say Deal Reached To Decriminalize Minor Offenses In NYCMajor changes will indeed be coming to quality of life law enforcement in New York City, sources told CBS2 on Tuesday.
Mark-Viverito, Bratton Square Off Over 'Broken Windows' Policing PolicyDebates over the broken windows law enforcement policy are shaping up to be a battle between City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and police Commissioner Bill Bratton.
New York City Council Introduces Package Of Bills To Fight Climate ChangeThe New York City Council on Friday proposed a package of bills intended to battle climate change by slashing greenhouse emissions, shrinking the carbon footprint of city operations, and cutting the number of cars on the road.
City Council To Ask Bratton For Outline On Implementing NYPD Officer Re-training At HearingPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton has promised that all 35,000 NYPD officers will be retrained and the city council will ask him about the regiment at a September 8 hearing.
AP: City Council To Hold Hearing On Police Training In Wake Of Eric Garner CaseThe New York City Council will hold oversight hearings next month on a police department review of its training procedures, in the wake of the chokehold death of Eric Garner in police custody on Staten Island, The Associated Press has learned.
Advocates: New York City Municipal ID Card Would Benefit ManyAdvocates for immigrants said Wednesday that a proposed New York City municipal ID card will help ensure that all New Yorkers can obtain crucial city services.