- New York City officials say major crime is down this year Updated: Jul-01-15 5:07 pm
NEW YORK - New York City is on pace this year for fewer than 100,000 reported major crimes for the first time in at least two decades, officials said Wednesday.
- Report: Border Patrol should add 350 internal investigators Updated: Jun-30-15 4:17 pm
WASHINGTON - Customs and Border Protection should more than double its ranks of internal affairs investigators, an advisory panel has recommended in a report sent to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.
- Commissioner Bratton to City Council: NYPD can reform itself Updated: Jun-29-15 2:44 pm
NEW YORK - Police Commissioner William Bratton says the New York Police Department can reform itself.
- NYC City Council votes to adopt $78.5 billion budget Updated: Jun-26-15 5:35 pm
NEW YORK - The New York City Council voted to adopt the city's $78.5 billion budget agreement Friday, moving to expand services for the less fortunate and begin the process of expanding the nation's largest police force.
- NYPD launches new community policing plans Updated: Jun-25-15 9:04 pm
NEW YORK - The New York City Police Department unveiled a new policing strategy Thursday meant to keep crime low while also improving the at-times strained relationship between officers and the communities they serve.
- 35 indicted on drug charges in Manhattan Updated: Jun-25-15 1:42 pm
NEW YORK - Prosecutors in New York have charged 35 people with allegedly selling cocaine and heroin in Manhattan's Washington Heights neighborhood.
- Hoping to build trust, NYPD details new approach to policing Updated: Jun-23-15 6:53 pm
NEW YORK - New York City police officials provided the first in-depth look Tuesday at a new policing strategy they say will put more beat cops in neighborhood precincts to improve the relationship between officers and the communities they serve.
- NY to hire 1,300 police officers as part of $78.5B budget Updated: Jun-23-15 12:12 am
NEW YORK - New York City is set to hire nearly 1,300 new police officers as part of its $78.5 billion budget agreement, honoring - and even exceeding - a proposal put forth by the City Council over Mayor Bill de Blasio's initial objections.
- NYC: Settlement in principle in Muslim surveillance lawsuit Updated: Jun-22-15 8:22 pm
NEW YORK - The city has reached the outlines of a settlement with Muslims who challenged police surveillance as an unconstitutional and stigmatizing intrusion on their religious rights, a court filing says.
- Police officer slashed, suspect shot dead outside NYC subway Updated: Jun-18-15 5:59 pm
NEW YORK - A New York City police officer shot and killed a knife-wielding man on Thursday after the officer was slashed in the neck while trying to stop the man from assaulting an elderly woman, authorities said.
- Police to surge in New York's higher crime neighborhoods Updated: Jun-10-15 7:35 pm
NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio, faced with rising violence in a few neighborhoods and a dedicated chorus of concern about his ability to combat crime, launched a surge of police officers meant to quell the stubborn pockets of gunplay.
- Mom of man killed in 9/11 response wants NYPD recognition Updated: Jun-08-15 6:15 pm
NEW YORK - The mother of an emergency medical technician who died during the 9/11 response pressed the New York Police Department on Monday to more fully recognize his actions.