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ALBANY, N.Y. — The landmark package of gun control measures that Gov. Andrew Cuomo championed and signed into law yesterday was expedited through the state Legislature with little public review.
Last Updated (Tuesday, June 04, 2013 02:25 PM)
ALBANY, N.Y. — As the country struggles to make sense of the latest school shooting, the debate over gun control is gathering momentum in the nation’s public discourse and among
Last Updated (Tuesday, June 04, 2013 02:21 PM)
NEW YORK — Even with new rules governing how it will prosecute officers in some misconduct cases, advocates and law experts question whether the city's police watchdog agency will have
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:04 AM)
NEW YORK — A set of bills that could dramatically alter the New York City Police Department’s tactics, including how officers conduct street stops, will likely undergo significant revisions before
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 03:15 PM)
NEW YORK — The movie theater massacre by an assault rifle-toting suspect in Aurora, Colo. The slaughter of Sikhs at a temple in Milwaukee by a white supremacist with a
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:05 AM)
Photo courtesy Save Our Streets, used with permission.
NEW YORK — Amid debate over the New York Police Department's "stop-and-frisk" policy and following a rash of fatal shootings — including the recent
The NYPD is regularly held up as one of the most sophisticated and significant counterterrorism operations in the country. As evidence of the NYPD's excellence, the department, its allies and
Last Updated (Tuesday, June 04, 2013 02:05 PM)
NEW YORK — In a manila envelope on the table in front of Marlene Steele are hundreds of letters from businesses, churches and foundations politely rejecting her request for help
Last Updated (Thursday, September 04, 2014 10:46 AM)
A sex trafficking victim testifies anonymously at Council hearing in December 2011. Photo by William Alatriste.
NEW YORK â€“ Cab drivers caught willingly transporting sex trafficking victims could face a fine
A federal judge granted class-action status to a lawsuit alleging the New York Police Department unlawfully targeted blacks and Hispanics with its stop-and-frisk crime reduction program.
U.S. District Judge Shira A.
Last Updated (Monday, June 18, 2012 10:54 AM)