(NEW YORK) -- A quick-thinking New York City Police Department officer responding to the shooting in Times Square wrapped a tourniquet around the tiny leg of a 4-year-old girl who was shot to stop her bleeding before instinctively sprinting through the area to a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One by one, Brooklyn Criminal Court Judge Keisha Espinal vacated more than 50 drug convictions that had been based on the testimony of former NYPD detective Joseph Franco. Franco was charged two years ago with perjury in Manhattan and while there's no... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and AARON KATERSKY(NEW YORK) -- The former New York Police Department officer who was fired in August 2019 over the death of Eric Garner has lost his bid to get his job back.Daniel Pantaleo was... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York Attorney General Letitia James on Thursday escalated her criticism of the New York Police Department in a lawsuit against the NYPD over its handling of Black Lives Matter protests this past... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New York City police officer was suspended without pay Sunday for promoting President Donald Trump's reelection campaign from a loudspeaker while on patrol over the weekend.Talia Jane, a Brooklyn-based freelance... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A "glass ceiling" keeps women from climbing to the highest ranks of the nation's largest police force, a retired New York Police Department chief alleged Monday in a new lawsuit.
(NEW YORK) -- BY: IVAN PEREIRA and JOSH MARGOLINThe New York Police Department commissioner warned officers of challenges they may face after the city and state enacted several reforms, including a ban on chokeholds, according to a memo obtained by... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the novel coronavirus tightened its deadly grip on New York City in the spring, police went on a social distancing crackdown.Instead of the move sending a message about the importance... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The New York Police Department is under fire from LGTBQ advocates after officers were filmed assaulting a group of protesters and using pepper spray on them during an arrest at a pride rally.
By CHRISTINA CARREGA and AARON KATERSKY(NEW YORK) -- A New York City police officer with a history of excessive force accusations turned himself in on Thursday, four days after he allegedly was seen on video using a recently banned chokehold... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A New York police officer who was previously charged with misconduct was suspended without pay and is under investigation for an incident where he was filmed using a chokehold on a suspect over the... Read More.