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Two NYPD officers were ambushed by gunmen in less than 24 hours in ‘assassination’ attempts

In one incident a gunmen walked into the 41st precinct in the Bronx and shot an officer. Mayor Bill de Blasio condemned the attacks.

The NYPD is officially retiring physical memo books and replacing them with an iPhone app

The NYPD app will pool officers' notes into a central system where other officers will be able to access them.
Members of the Jewish Orthodox community walk through a Brooklyn neighborhood on the Yom Kippur holiday on October 09, 2019 in New York City.

The machete attack at a rabbi’s home fuels concerns of an ‘epidemic’ of anti-Semitic incidents

Jewish New Yorkers appear to have faced daily anti-Semitic attacks over Hanukkah, and the incidents are in tune with a concerning global rise.
Karol Sanchez.

Authorities say a teen girl staged her own kidnapping in the Bronx, after a dramatic footage showed her being taken in front of her mom

Karol Sanchez and her mother were walking to a relative's house when four men forced the teen into a beige sedan, according to surveillance footage.
Mike Bloomberg speaks at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

If Mike Bloomberg wants to move on from ‘stop and frisk,’ he should put his money where his mouth is

The former New York mayor apologized for "stop and frisk." The tens of thousands arrested on low-level marijuana charges still suffer the consequences.

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for stop-and-frisk policy amid a potential presidential run

Michael Bloomberg apologized on Sunday for his support of the NYPD's use of "stop-and-frisk," after years of vigorously defending the program.
Adam Mosseri.

Instagram chief Adam Mosseri and his family have reportedly been targeted by multiple ‘swatting’ calls, drawing armed police to their home...

Instagram's Adam Mosseri is reportedly just one of several Facebook executives who have been targeted by fake emergency calls.
Side-by-side screenshots of the viral video of a man getting arrested by the NYPD for fare evasion.

Video shows over 10 NYPD officers tackle and arrest man on a subway for fare evasion after unfounded gun scare

The video filmed by a fellow passenger shows a horrified crowd and the man with his hands up, waiting for officers to board the subway car.

Everything you need to know about the sexual misconduct allegations against Cuba Gooding Jr.

The 'Jerry Maguire' actor has been accused of grabbing women's breasts and, in one instance, sticking his hand up a woman's skirt, while intoxicated.

Almost two decades since 9/11, 10 times as many New York City police officers have died from 9/11-related illnesses than perished in the actual attack...

When the towers collapsed, a wave of lead, mercury, asbestos, and jet fuel flooded the air and entered the lunges of first responders.