'Loopholes' In The 'Raise The Age' Bill Still Leave Room To Condemn Teens, Critics Say
An advocate said that, with a few differences, it's still possible for there to be a repeat of Kalief Browder's tragic three years in jail on false charges.
Updated: Dec 15, 2017 12:24 PM
State Legislators Reach Deal To Keep Most Juvenile Offenders From Being Tried As Adults
Thanks to pressure from conservatives, 16- and 17-year-olds accused of felonies would still end up in criminal court.
Updated: Apr 5, 2017 1:07 PM
NYU Applicants Must Now Disclose 'Violent' Criminal Record, Not Entire Criminal Record
"We know that because of racial stereotypes, the police assume people of color are more violent than their white counterparts, and will be charged differently."
Updated: Aug 2, 2016 10:34 AM
NYPD Aims To "Eradicate" Slashings With "Operation Cutting Edge"
The mayor and police commissioner blame drunk club-goers for much of the violence.
Updated: Mar 22, 2016 3:56 PM
Report: NYPD & NYCHA Communication Breakdown Caused Spike In Crime
The DOI also accused NYCHA of being "essentially toothless."
Updated: Dec 9, 2015 4:53 PM
NYPD Tells Cops To Stop Busting Drug Dealers Over 40
"We’re letting criminals go. Crime is going to skyrocket."
Updated: May 20, 2015 1:34 PM
Nearly Half The Red Hook Ball Fields Are Closed Indefinitely Due To Lead Contamination
The feds are now testing the rest of Red Hook Park.
Updated: May 7, 2015 11:21 AM
Crime Is Down, But Why?
Murder is down by 6.8% since last year, and 83% since 1993; rape has decreased 2.9%, and 58% over the last 21 years; robberies have declined 14.4% and 80%, the lowest amount ever recorded.
Updated: Dec 3, 2014 2:05 PM
NYPD Finds 1,000 More Cops Between The Couch Cushions To Stop Summer Shootings
"You have to remember from where they came. They have a gun and a shield, they'll remember how to do it."
Updated: Jul 8, 2014 5:07 PM
Brooklyn Man Who Bragged About "Whaling On" Cops Gets 8 Years In Prison
During the trial, prosecutors played a recording of a call Truluck made from Rikers, noting that he had the blood of one of the officers on him after "whaling on" them.
Updated: Jun 24, 2014 5:22 PM
Violent Crime On The Rise In Wealthy Lower Manhattan Neighborhoods
Violent crimes, including rape, felony assault and grand larceny, is on the rise in the first three months of 2013 in many affluent lower Manhattan neighborhoods, including Chelsea, Gramercy Park, TriBeCa, SoHo and Midtown South.
Updated: Apr 13, 2013 5:44 PM
Cowardly NRA Leader Ignores Pleas From Mother Of Two Victims Of Fatal Shootings
“I feel it’s disrespectful of him to say he was going to work with Harlem mothers, and he never answered any of our calls."
Updated: Aug 26, 2012 3:08 PM
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