NYPD Will Stop Arresting SOME People For Smoking Pot
Starting on September 1st, NYPD officers will be directed to issue criminal court summonses to those caught smoking marijuana, rather than making a misdemeanor arrest.
Updated: Jun 19, 2018 5:34 PM
Jeff Sessions Memo Will Bring Back Drug War's Mass Incarceration, Advocates Fear
Attorney General Jeff Sessions just issued a major update to the Department of Justice's criminal charging policy, one that has some New York official and advocates concerned that the War on Drugs may be returning.
Updated: May 12, 2017 6:01 PM
Cops Seize $2 Million Worth Of Cocaine In Fake Diamond District Jewelry Store
The drugs were shipped from one front jewelry store front in Los Angeles to another one in New York.
Updated: Apr 1, 2017 10:25 AM
Manhattan's Cocaine-Lovers Are Scared To Get High After Giant Drug Bust
Many coke users are shook up over a recent high-profile drug ring bust.
Updated: Jul 11, 2016 11:30 AM
Chipotle Executive Turns Himself In For Allegedly Ordering Cocaine Deliveries
Mark Crumpacker was allegedly purchasing the drugs during the height of Chipotle's E. coli outbreak scandal.
Updated: Jul 5, 2016 4:23 PM
Cocaine Delivery Bust Ensnares Chipotle Exec, Fox Business Producer & Other Customers
A cautionary tale for anyone looking forward to "calling your guy" this weekend...
Updated: Jul 2, 2016 10:12 AM
50% Of Black Men Arrested By Age Of 23
Now seems an opportune moment to remind employers that discriminating against applicants who have a criminal record is illegal.
Updated: Jan 21, 2014 1:13 PM
"Operation Mayberry" Takes Down Violent Staten Island Drug Ring
39 people have been arrested on Staten Island in connection with a violent drug ring that smuggled illegal guns, sold cocaine, stole motorcycles, burglarized homes, and plotted murders.
Updated: Aug 13, 2013 6:22 PM
NYPD Spent One Million Hours On Marijuana Arrests In Ten Years, Despite Staff Cutbacks
It's almost as if officers had to arrest or cite a certain number of people every month, or something.
Updated: Mar 19, 2013 5:48 PM
Medical Marijuana Patients Can Register In NJ, But Will Obama's DOJ Snuff Them Out?
Despite President Obama's vow to not use federal resources to prosecute medical marijuana dispensaries that comply with state law, that's exactly what has happened.
Updated: Aug 9, 2012 4:06 PM
Queens Principal Busted With Meth Near His Own School
Hudson's father told the Daily News that he was "disappointed" with his son.
Updated: Jul 19, 2012 3:40 PM
Schumer's Bill Banning Bath Salts Awaits Obama's Signature
"We have seen bath salts catalyze some of the most heinous crimes in recent months and President Obama’s signature will ensure that the federal government can fight this scourge with a united front."
Updated: Jun 27, 2012 3:33 PM
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