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Obama Signs Tax Law Helping Donors Who Supported Slain NYPD Officers' Families

Associated Press | Posted 04.03.2015 | Impact

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law a measure allowing people to write off donations they made this year to the families of...

Sebastian Murdock

Akai Gurley March Draws Hundreds

HuffingtonPost.com | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 01.11.2015 | Black Voices

About 200 people gathered Saturday at the Pink Houses in East New York, Brooklyn, for a march to protest the death of Akai Gurley, who was shot and k...

Joe Biden Delivers Touching Eulogy For Slain NYPD Cop

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 12.28.2014 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday delivered a heartfelt eulogy for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos, who was shot dead "execution style" by a man who post...

Key Developments In Case Of 2 Slain NYPD Officers

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.27.2014 | Crime

Two New York Police Department officers were ambushed last weekend by Ismaaiyl Brinsley after he had made threatening posts online, including referenc...

Hundreds Of Cops Turn Backs On Mayor During Slain Officer's Funeral

AP | By JONATHAN LEMIRE and MIKE BALSAMO | Posted 02.26.2015 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of police officers from across the nation packed a church and spilled onto streets Saturday to honor Officer Rafael Ramos ...

Biden To Attend Funeral For NYPD Officer

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden plans to be among the mourners at the funeral for a New York City policeman gunned down last weekend. Th...

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Police Unions 'Standing Down' After Controversial Comments In Wake Of NYPD Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Amanda Terkel

Rep. Peter King: Obama Can Start Fixing Race Relations By 'Giving Praise To The Police'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) is laying the blame for the shooting of two New York City police officers at the feet of President Barack Obama...

Former NYPD Commissioner: De Blasio Ran 'Anti-Police Campaign'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.21.2014 | Politics

Former New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio had contributed to police officers turning against him by runnin...

Obama Condemns Killings Of New York City Police Officers

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.21.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama strongly condemned the killing of two New York City police officers, calling on Americans to "reject violence." "I uncondit...

2 NYPD Officers Dead In Brooklyn Shooting

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui, Braden Goyette and Andrew Hart | Posted 12.21.2014 | Crime

Two New York City police officers, Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, were shot dead "execution style" in Brooklyn just before 3 p.m. Saturday, police said...

What Will the Brooklyn District Attorney Do to Achieve Justice for Akai Gurley?

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 02.08.2015 | Crime
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As of January, Brooklyn has a new district attorney, Kenneth Thompson. After Michael Brown and now Eric Garner, how will Thompson handle the wrongful-death case of Akai Gurley? Like his predecessor, will he convene a grand jury? Or will he charge the police officer? Pass the case to federal prosecutors?

NYPD Shoots And Kills Man, Claims He Was Stabbed

AP | Posted 10.02.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — The medical examiner says an unarmed man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a g...

NYPD Cops Keep Getting Drunk And Shooting At People

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 05.02.2014 | Crime

The New York City Police Department has a problem: three officers in the span of a week have drunkenly fired their weapons at people, in one case stri...

Man In Critical Condition After Police-Involved Shooting

DNAinfo | Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

ROCKAWAY PARK -- A man was shot and clinging to life on Saturday after he was shot by an officer after the man had pulled a 9mm gun out, police said. ...

Target Of NYPD Shooting In Times Square Was Unarmed

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 09.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Two police officers fired on a man who was acting erratically and dodging cars on a busy Manhattan street Saturday night, wounding two bys...

Armed Teen Shot, Killed After Threatening Police

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A rookie police officer shot and killed a 14-year-old boy on a street early Sunday after he refused to drop his gun and pointed it in the ...

Parents Of 16-Year-Old Fatally Shot By NYPD To Sue

Posted 05.09.2013 | New York

The parents of Kimani Gray, the 16-year-old boy shot and killed by NYPD officers in March, are planning to file a wrongful-death lawsuit against New Y...

WATCH: Justice For 16-Year-Old Killed By NYPD?

Posted 03.15.2013 | New York

Thursday marked the fourth night of protests following the death of Kimani Gray, the 16-year-old boy shot and killed by NYPD officers outside his best...

PHOTOS: Violence, Arrests At Third Day Of Protests For Teen Killed By NYPD

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 05.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Carol Gray, her head wrapped in a black scarf and her tearful eyes concealed by sunglasses, held up a photograph of her 16-year-old s...

Cops Shoot And Kill 16-Year-Old In Brooklyn

| Posted 03.11.2013 | New York

By Jess Wisloski, DNAinfo Weekend Editor EAST FLATBUSH — Police shot and killed a 16-year-old boy late Saturday night after he pointed a gun at c...

UPDATE: Dog Shot By NYPD Is Still Alive!

Posted 08.14.2012 | New York

Contrary to previous reports claiming a dog that was shot by NYPD officers on Monday had died, new reports reveal the pitbull is in fact alive but in ...

PHOTO: NYPD Officers Shoot Dog Protecting Owner Who 'Passed Out'

Posted 08.14.2012 | New York

UPDATE: A new report reveals the dog was not killed in Monday's shooting and as of Tuesday evening is in serious condition. EARLIER: NYPD officers...

Five Arraigned For Shooting Death Of NYPD Officer

Posted 02.13.2012 | New York

By TOM HAYS | AP NEW YORK -- A convict accused in the cold-blooded slaying of a New York Police Department officer during a botched robbery alre...

NYPD Had Fewest Fatal Shootings In 2010

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Police officers in the city last year shot and killed the fewest people since their department started keeping such data decades ago,...