Low-Income NYC Residents, Undocumented Immigrants Could Get Financial Relief Burying Loved Loves During Coronavirus Crisis
"If you're poor or out of work and you can't even pay your rent right now, how are you going to be able to afford the cost of burying a loved one?"
Apr 13, 2020 2:42 PM
City Reaches $625,000 Settlement With Woman Whose Baby Was Ripped From Her Arms
But the police officers who helped instigate the disturbing incident won't ever face discipline.
Dec 13, 2019 4:48 PM
Mother Whose Baby Was Ripped From Her Arms By Police Sues City
According to the suit, the young mother's brutal encounter is part of a larger pattern of abuse that New Yorkers often encounter while attempting to navigate the city's social services department.
Updated: Aug 7, 2019 4:06 PM
Former 'Peace Officer' Arrested For Allegedly Covering Up His Assault On A Homeless Man
A sergeant for the city's Department of Homeless Services is facing charges of excessive force and filing a false police report.
Updated: Mar 8, 2019 3:26 PM
Jazmine Headley Demands Reforms To City's Public Benefits System: 'Social Workers, Not Security Officers'
Jazmine Headley is calling for reforms to the New York City Human Resources Administration.
Updated: Feb 5, 2019 12:47 PM
Officers Who Ripped Jazmine Headley's Baby Away During Arrest Won't Face Discipline
A 'strenuous review' conducted by the Internal Affairs Bureau found no wrongdoing on the part of the cops.
Updated: Dec 17, 2018 9:13 AM
Jazmine Headley Released From Jail & Reunited With Son Police Ripped From Her Arms
A Brooklyn Supreme Court judge called video of the arrest a 'horrific scene that was broadcast all over the United States.'
Updated: Dec 12, 2018 12:17 PM
UPDATE: Judge Orders Mother Whose Baby Was Snatched By Police Released From Rikers
Advocates and some elected officials are demanding Jazmine Headley's immediate release.
Updated: Dec 11, 2018 4:10 PM
NYC To Pay Year Of Rent For Some Homeless Families Willing To Leave Town
HRA identified seventeen apartments in Newark, NJ this week.
Updated: Sep 29, 2017 3:20 PM
Thousands Of Rent-Stabilized Apartments At Risk As NYC Phases Out Controversial Homeless Shelter Program
A combination of lax state oversight and rent law loopholes mean landlords could have a field day.
Updated: Jun 29, 2017 6:34 PM
HBO 'Adopts' Homeless Shelter Run By Operator Of Fatal Burst-Radiator Shelter
The city set up the volunteer project, before the tragedy.
Updated: Dec 23, 2016 9:53 AM
Mayor Announces Plan To Simplify The "Alphabet Soup" Of Homeless Services In NYC
According to the Mayor's office, administrative reshuffling will save the city $38 million in combined administrative services.
Updated: Apr 12, 2016 1:39 PM
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