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NYC's New Crime-Stopping Approach to Animal Cruelty

Matthew Bershadker | Posted 07.23.2015 | New York
Matthew Bershadker

In our efforts to stop animal cruelty, we're making great advances toward all of these goals. This week, we're adding another milestone to that list.

CNN's Don Lemon To Bill Bratton: 'Do You Think That People Of Color Are Targeted By Police?'

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 04.23.2015 | Media

CNN's Don Lemon had some pointed questions for Bill Bratton Wednesday night, asking the NYPD commissioner if he believes African-American men are disp...

NYPD Union Rejects NYC Mayor As Deep Rift Persists

Reuters | Posted 03.09.2015 | Politics

By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) - New York City police union leaders said they rejected Mayor Bill de Blasio's leadership ...

Amanda Terkel

Police Unions 'Standing Down' After Controversial Comments In Wake Of NYPD Shooting | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York City's police unions have agreed to refrain from putting out more statements on Saturday's cold-blooded murder of police office...

Staying Focused in the Movement for Racial Justice

Opal Tometi | Posted 02.21.2015 | Black Voices
Opal Tometi

We have to start imagining a new reality -- this will mean fewer police and more social workers and teachers. This will mean creating more economic possibilities and investment that preserves and does not displace our communities. This will mean confronting decades of disinvestment in our communities.

Matt Sledge

New York Mayor: NYPD Will Use Less Force 'Whenever Possible' | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.05.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Flanked by top NYPD brass, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday in the wake of a grand jury's decision not to indict a police ...

Christopher Mathias

Stop-And-Frisk Is Declining, But Advocates Say The NYPD's Real Problem Hasn't Changed | Christopher Mathias | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

The New York City Police Department is on pace to stop, question, and/or frisk about 50,000 New Yorkers this year, NYPD Commissioner William Bratton s...

Matt Sledge

Bill Bratton Thinks NYPD Disciplinary System Is 'Broken,' Oversight Official Says | Matt Sledge | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Critics of the New York City Police Department's disciplinary process think the system is broken -- and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton agr...

Matt Sledge

Why Bad New York Cops Can Get Away With Abuse | Matt Sledge | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Two years ago, a black man named Darren Collins claimed that a New York City cop humiliated him in front of his friends in broad daylight,...

NYPD Practically Begging For Another Twitter Disaster

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 04.28.2014 | Technology

Undeterred by a recent hashtag campaign that went viral for all the wrong reasons, the New York City Police Department appears determined to bounce ba...

NYPD Not Giving Up On Social Media Despite Epic Twitter Debacle

AP | JAKE PEARSON and TOM HAYS | Posted 06.23.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — To put it in social media terms, the New York Police Department got trolled. The nation's largest police force learned the hard way...

NYPD Commissioner: Stop And Frisk Has Been 'Solved'

Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

Only two weeks into his position as top cop, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says the police practice of stop and frisk in New York City has been "more...

Saki Knafo

New York's Next Top Cop Could Be A Controversial Pick | Saki Knafo | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

Bill de Blasio, the soon-to-be mayor of New York, surged to prominence over the summer while promising to reform the city’s police department. He...

A Case for Sherlock Holmes

Len Levitt | Posted 03.30.2013 | New York
Len Levitt

Maybe the only person who can figure out Bill Bratton's future is Sherlock Holmes' sidekick, Dr. Watson.

Bratton Versus Kelly: The Real Deal

Len Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

It's proving to be quite a homecoming for Bill Bratton.