A Buffalo, N.Y. mass shooting that killed 10 is being investigated as a hate crime
The Buffalo Police Department said a suspect in custody for the shooting had traveled hours to the crime scene, "heavily armed" and wearing "tactical gear," and live-streamed the assault.
Updated: May 14, 6:40 PM
CCRB substantiates complaints against officers who drove into protestors during 2020 protests
Video of the incident had dominated news coverage of the demonstrations.
Apr 13, 10:01 AM
Mayor Eric Adams stands by push for controversial homeless encampment sweeps
NYPD officials have cleared more than 300 encampments, but at last count just five people had been relocated into shelters.
Apr 8, 4:06 PM
The city is expanding a program that diverts some mental health emergency calls from police to social workers and medics
So far, 22.8% of calls for mental health crises in a handful of precincts have gone to these unarmed first responders.
Mar 30, 11:14 AM
Police evacuate Midtown church as hunt for MoMA stabbing suspect continues
The search for the suspect, 60-year-old former Broadway usher Gary Cabana, led police to evacuate congregants from the St Francis of Assisi’s Church on West 31st Street.
Mar 14, 4:51 PM
Police records again take center stage in Albany
Lawyers and open-records advocates are battling over a change to the Freedom of Information Law.
Mar 12, 6:00 AM
Library workers help police nab man wanted for string of attacks on Asian women
The suspect was a regular patron whom security recognized.
Mar 3, 11:39 AM
Police union president accused of bilking members out of $1 million in personal expenses
Ed Mullins, who headed the Sergeants Benevolent Association for two decades, surrendered to federal authorities in Lower Manhattan just before 10 a.m. Wednesday
Updated: Feb 23, 6:00 PM
Adams Unveils Plan To Stem Gun Violence Amid Growing Crisis
Known as the “Blueprint To End Gun Violence,” the 15-page plan reflects the complexities that Adams and other experts have said are contributing to the rise in crime.
Jan 24, 5:27 PM
Gunman Accused Of Killing NYPD Officer Dies, Police Say
LaShawn McNeil, 47, was pronounced dead at Harlem Hospital on Monday afternoon
Jan 24, 4:35 PM
Third NYPD Officer Shot This Month Expected To Recover
“These deadly, illegal guns know no neighborhoods." — NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell
Jan 20, 11:28 AM
11-Month-Old Baby Shot In Car By Stray Bullet In The Bronx
The shooting comes after a series of recent violent events that have tested Mayor Eric Adams’s promise to bring down crime and shootings.
Jan 19, 11:17 PM
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