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  1. politics
    NYPD Budget Deadline Nears As Council Demands 'Fundamental Reform'
    Eric Adams, NYPD Brass Flip Out Over a Column Criticizing Them Over CrimeTop NYPD members went after a Daily News columnist in an example of the department’s more aggressive social-media strategy.
  2. local
    Fatal police involved shooting in Queens
    What We Know About the Police Shooting of a Man Who Was Wielding ScissorsOn Wednesday, police shot and killed a 19-year-old who had called 911 while experiencing mental distress.
  3. what we know
    What We Know About the Hoyt-Schermerhorn Brooklyn Subway ShootingThe Brooklyn district attorney’s office indicated Friday that the shooter will not be charged, citing evidence it was self-defense.
  4. politics
    NYPD Used Stun Gun on Migrant Holding His 1-Year-Old SonA video obtained by the New York Times shows officers violently detaining a migrant at a Queens shelter on Friday.
  5. politics
    It Looks Like Police Started the Times Square Migrant BrawlNewly released body-cam footage appears to contradict police accounts of a fight involving migrants that has become a political flashpoint.
  6. politics
    City Council Deals Major Blow to Adams on Criminal JusticeIn a rare move, lawmakers overrode the mayor’s veto of laws banning solitary confinement in jails and requiring more transparency during police stops.
  7. local
    NYPD Cop Charged With Manslaughter After Hitting Man With CoolerErik Duran, an NYPD sergeant, is facing charges after he threw a cooler at Eric Duprey who was fleeing, causing him to fall off of his motorbike.
  8. politics
    Eric Adams Vetoes Law-Enforcement Reforms in Standoff With City CouncilThe Council is prepared to override the veto, says Speaker Adrienne Adams.
  9. politics
    Eric Adams, Jumaane Williams Argue Over Who’s the True New YorkerThe mayor and the public advocate took shots at each other’s living situation.
  10. politics
    Who Is Edward Caban, the New NYPD Commissioner?He has been a member of the department since 1991 and will be the first Latino commissioner in NYPD history.
  11. the city politic
    Eric Adams, MicromanagerIt’s clearer than ever that he’s running New York on his own.
  12. politics
    Keechant Sewell to Step Down As NYPD CommissionerTensions reportedly grew between her and Eric Adams over alleged micromanagement from City Hall.
  13. crime
    NYPD Arrests Protesters, Photojournalist at Jordan Neely VigilThe vigil was held Monday at the Broadway-Lafayette subway station, the site of Jordan Neely’s death.
  14. the security state
    LeFrak City Tenants on Life With NYPD’s New Spy Robot“She would get stuck if she was surrounded by a bunch of little kids.”
  15. screen time
    Meet NYC’s New Robot CopsOne is a creepy canine. One is a wandering egg. Both are unsettling.
  16. the city politic
    NYPD’s Illegal Parking Needs to Be CurbedIt’s long past time for the city to rein in cops and other public servants who believe parking laws and tolls don’t apply to them.
  17. the group portrait
    The George Floyd Protesters Behind a Historic Payout“Yes, we won. But are things going to change?”
  18. politics
    City to Pay Millions to Protesters Kettled by NYPD in 2020Hundreds of people violently detained during a protest in the Bronx could receive $21,500 each.
  19. the law
    Karl Ashanti Defended the NYPD, Then He Was ArrestedFor 11 years, the police lawyer defended the NYPD in civil-rights cases. Then he was arrested for a crime he didn’t commit.
  20. police reform
    The NYPD Brutalized Protesters in 2020. Will There Be a Reckoning?The city is engaged in an epic legal battle that could transform the way it handles protests.
  21. the city politic
    A Kid Accused of a Crime Is Still a KidYoung New Yorkers should be protected from the inequities of the criminal-justice system, not demonized by the mayor for cheap political points.
  22. the city politic
    Where Is Phil Banks?Eric Adams’s man in charge of public safety hasn’t talked to the public once, and veteran observers can’t tell what he’s doing.
  23. media
    City Hall Wants to Know If Journalists Have Criminal RecordsA new policy governing press credentials is more strict than what was used by the NYPD.
  24. the city politic
    Eric Adams Isn’t Off to a Great Start on Public SafetyAs Adams nears 100 days in office, there’s already good reason to wonder if the results of his public safety strategy will ever match his rhetoric.
  25. eric adams
    Eric Adams: Filming NYPD at Unsafe Range ‘Won’t Be Tolerated’The mayor said there’s a “proper way” to record officers’ activities but that “standing over them with a camera” creates a “dangerous environment.”
  26. the city politic
    Slain Cops Paid the Ultimate Price for Society’s FailuresThe city must do more than praise the bravery of police it sends into harm’s way.
  27. crime
    Second NYPD Officer Dies From Injuries Following Harlem ShootingWilbert Mora, 27, had been hospitalized in critical condition since he and another officer were gunned down in the line of duty on Friday.
  28. crime
    The Return of New York’s Most Notorious CopsThe new mayor and police commissioner want to fight gun crime by bringing back anti-crime units, which were disbanded after a history of abuse.
  29. new york city
    What We Know About the Shooting of Two NYPD Officers in HarlemOfficer Jason Rivera, 22, was shot and killed in the line of duty in Harlem on Friday. Officer Wilbert Mora, 27, remains in critical condition.
  30. politics
    Adams Taps Ex-Cop Implicated in Bribery Scandal to Serve in City HallBanks was previously named as an unindicted co-conspirator in a federal corruption investigation.
  31. covid-19
    Thousands of NYC First Responders Are Out Sick Amid Omicron SurgeThe latest wave is straining the NYPD and FDNY, with 17 percent of cops and firefighters calling out due to illness earlier this week.
  32. new york city
    Eric Adams Names Keechant Sewell First-Ever Female NYPD CommissionerSewell, the Nassau County chief of detectives, was officially named to the position on Wednesday.
  33. new york city
    NYC Vaccine Mandate: 9,000 City Workers Put on Unpaid LeaveAnother 12,000 unvaccinated city employees have applied for exemptions to the mandate. 18 FDNY companies are out of service amid an alleged sick-out.
  34. politics
    Whistleblower Cop Says Eric Adams’s Sexist Smear Job Ruined Her LifeHe accused a female officer who exposed a dirty cop of doing it because she was a scorned lover, and showed a photo of her in a bikini.
  35. crime
    The Murders Down the Hall393 Powell Street was a peaceful home, until residents started dying in brutal, mysterious ways.
  36. nypd
    Belligerent Boss of an NYPD Union Resigns After His Home Is Raided by FBIEd Mullins, the city’s loudest opponent of police reform, has stepped down from his role as president of Sergeants Benevolent Association.
  37. sad cops
    Policing Isn’t Supposed to Be FunWhy politicians can’t allow “demoralized” cops to dictate the agenda.
  38. forgotten new york
    The Forgotten City Hall RiotIn 1992, thousands of drunken cops raged against the mayor of New York — leaving an indelible mark on the city’s likely next mayor.
  39. policing
    Eric Adams and Andrew Cuomo’s Grim Vision for New York CityThis dystopian rhetoric has been used before — with disastrous results.
  40. nyc mayoral race
    What Eric Adams’s Success Reveals About ‘Defund the Police’Not much.
  41. reckoning with a reckoning
    What Happened After Derrick Ingram’s Standoff With the NYPDThe activist is still shut inside the Hell’s Kitchen apartment the police tried to invade.
  42. coronavirus
    Your COVID Shot Could Come From the NYPDAs part of the race to distribute millions of shots, the NYPD is running a vaccination site in East New York. Could it increase vaccine hesitancy?
  43. atlanta shootings
    Andrew Yang’s Plan to Fight Hate Crimes Makes Asian Activists CringeFor many in New York’s Asian communities, the mayoral front-runner’s call for more NYPD funding after the Atlanta shootings felt glib and misguided.
  44. new york city
    The City Just Released a Massive NYPD-Misconduct DatabaseThe move follows the repeal of 50-a, the state law that had long shielded police-misconduct records from public scrutiny.
  45. insurrection
    Former NYPD Officer Charged With Assaulting an Officer at the Capitol RiotThomas Webster, who reportedly once guarded New York City Hall, has been accused of beating a D.C. officer with a flagpole at the insurrection.
  46. black lives matter
    New York Attorney General Sues NYPD for ‘Pattern of Abuse’ at BLM ProtestsThe state attorney general asserts that cops illegally used “excessive force and [made] false arrests” during last summer’s demonstrations.
  47. new york city
    New York’s Most Virulent Opponent of Police ReformDuring his nearly two decades as head of the NYPD’s sergeants union, Ed Mullins has fought virtually every attempt to curb brutality and corruption.
  48. bill de blasio
    Bill de Blasio Is Using New York’s Murder Rate to DemagogueThe mayor doesn’t know why murder rates have risen in the city. But he’s using them for political purposes anyway.
  49. feature
    Two Lawyers, a Summer of Unrest, and a Molotov CocktailWhat would make a young professional with everything to lose throw a gasoline-filled Bud Light bottle at a cop car?
  50. nypd
    Disturbing Footage Shows NYPD Shoving Woman Into Unmarked VanSeveral officers grabbed a teenager off the street in the middle of a protest, then sped away.
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