William Bratton, Father of NYC Police Commissioner, Dies At Age 89William Bratton, the father of current New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, passed away Thursday at the age of 89.
Police: 16-Year-Old Boy Charged In Coney Island Blaze That Critically Hurt 2 CopsMarcell Dockery is charged with assault, arson and reckless endangerment, police said. He lives on the 12th floor of the residential high-rise on Surf Avenue where the fire broke out Sunday, police said.
BASE Jumpers Defend WTC Stunt, Say It Exposed 'Hole In Security'Andrew Rossig, 33, James Brady, 32, Kyle Hartwell, 29, and Marco Markovich, 27, were arraigned on charges of burglary, reckless endangerment and misdemeanor jumping from a structure, police said.
NYC’s St. Patrick's Day Parade Marches Up Fifth Avenue Amid ControversyThe world's largest parade celebrating Irish heritage set off down Fifth Avenue on a cold and gray morning, the culmination of a weekend of St. Patrick's Day revelry.
Bratton: Homicide Rate Down So Far In 2014 Compared To Last YearBratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.
City Council Committees Hear De Blasio's Traffic Safety PlanMayor Bill de Blasio pitched his "Vision Zero" plan as an aggressive crack down on speeding and other traffic violations in an effort to reduce fatalities in New York City.
De Blasio Takes No Questions On Traffic Violations By His CaravanPolice Commissioner William Bratton defended Mayor Bill de Blasio's security detail, which is operated by police, saying the officers did "what they're trained to do."
Jose Pimentel Pleads Guilty In NYC Pipe Bomb Terrorism PlotJose Pimentel entered the plea Wednesday to attempted criminal possession of a weapon as a crime of terrorism. It was less than a week before his scheduled trial in a rare state-level terrorism case.
Bratton Not Bothered By De Blasio's Call To NYPD About Arrested AllyNew York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says he has "no problem whatsoever" with Mayor Bill de Blasio's call to the NYPD after a political ally was arrested.
Bratton To Push For Swift Stop-And-Frisk ReformsBratton said the reforms will help improve community-police relations but also put the business community at ease. He noted that stop-and-frisk is seen as divisive and unconstitutional by some.
Officials: Super Bowl Sex, Drug Arrests In NYCAttorney General Eric Schneiderman said the arrests follow an 11-month investigation by the state Organized Crime Task Force, the Department of Homeland Security and the NYPD.
All-Out Security Blitz Under Way Ahead Of Super Bowl XLVIIISuper Bowl security preparations have gotten a thumbs up from U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.
Elderly Jaywalker Claims Police Roughed Him Up, Sues NYPD, City For $5M A elderly Chinese immigrant is suing the NYPD and the city, alleging that police officers roughed him up after he jaywalked on the Upper West Side earlier this month.
Commissioner Bratton Speaks On Building Trust With Community At NYC EventCommissioner William Bratton said working collaboratively with community groups, local businesses and residents will create trust in the police department.
Dozens Of Former NYC Police Officers, Firefighters Charged In Massive Disability ScamMore than 100 former New York City workers, including scores of retired police officers, firefighters and prison guards, have been charged with faking psychiatric problems in order to get federal Social Security disability benefits, prosecutors said.