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NYPD: 2Men Arrested For Trying To Buy Taliban Some Boots

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 10.10.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Two men tried to buy boots, winter coats and other gear for Taliban and al-Qaeda soldiers fighting U.S. troops in Afghan...

Matt Sledge

Cops Can Spy On Peaceful Muslim Americans, City Lawyer Asserts | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Undercover NYPD officers should be allowed to record peaceful conversations between Muslim Americans talking politics because of the "curr...

Matt Sledge

NYPD Official Lashes Out At FBI Over Failed Terrorist Plot | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.11.2013 | New York

The chief of the NYPD's controversial Intelligence Division lashed out at the FBI this week, criticizing the agency's response to a 2009 al Qaeda atte...

Did The NYPD Entrap An Autistic Teenager Into Terror Charges?

AP | FRANK ELTMAN and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 07.12.2013 | New York

BAY SHORE, N.Y. -- A young New York man caught boarding a plane on his way to Yemen to fight with an al-Qaida affiliate is a mixed-up teenager who was...

Everybody Loves Raymond

Len Levitt | Posted 03.24.2013 | New York
Len Levitt

Not only is Raymond W. Kelly the longest-serving police commissioner in city history but he is also, with a 75 per cent approval rating, the most popular. How does he do it?

Informant: NYPD Paid Me To 'Bait' Muslims

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 12.23.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A paid informant for the New York Police Department's intelligence unit was under orders to "bait" Muslims into saying inflammatory t...

The All-Seeing NYPD

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 07.29.2012 | New York

ASPEN, Colo. -- The New York Police Department will soon launch an all-seeing "Domain Awareness System" that combines several streams of information t...

How The 'Bigger Than The FBI' NYPD Overstated Their Counterterrorism Record

Posted 07.10.2012 | New York

By Justin Elliott, ProPublica The NYPD is regularly held up as one of the most sophisticated and significant counterterrorism operations in the c...

Terror Expert Says New York Could Be Iran's Number One Target

Posted 02.15.2012 | New York

As tensions continue to rise in the Middle East, there are increasing concerns over a potential attack by Iran and some experts believe New York City ...

New Yorkers Support NYPD Despite Scandals

Posted 02.09.2012 | New York

Despite the Associated Press' extensive documentation of the NYPD's anti-terror efforts aimed at New York muslim communities--which involved spying an...

The NYPD's "Privately" Funded War on Terrorism

Len Levitt | Posted 01.07.2012 | New York
Len Levitt

The bizarre and unexplained arrangement of the NYPD Counter-Terrorism Foundation has yet again left the public in the dark about the department's actions and its motives.

NYPD Spied On Muslim Leader Who Denounced Terrorism, Report Says

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The New York Police Department's intelligence squad secretly assigned an undercover officer to monitor a prominent Muslim leader even...

INVESTIGATION: CIA Helping Police Department Conduct Secret Anti-Terror Operations

AP | MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 10.24.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press)-- Since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the New York Police Department has become one of the nation's most aggressive dome...

The Feds' Leak Investigation: Probe or Payback?

Len Levitt | Posted 10.01.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

Since his appointment as FBI Director in 2001, Robert Mueller has refrained from criticizing Kelly. While Mueller has not changed his public stance about Kelly, one wonders whether the leak probe could be a form of payback.

No Place for Isaac Newton in the NYPD

Len Levitt | Posted 09.18.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

Loyalty in the NYPD defies gravity. It usually runs upwards. Many NYPD bosses demand loyalty from subordinates but feel they owe them nothing in return.  

NYPD, FBI In Terrorism Turf War

Washington Post | Dafna Linzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Not long after Sept. 11, 2001, as New York City began to build a counterterrorism effort to rival those of most nations, Police Commissioner Raymond W...