2 days ago | NYPD
The Police Reform Organizing Project, a New York City-based advocacy group, has released a report tallying nearly two million “punitive interactions” between New Yorkers and the NYPD in 2014. Documenting everything from public drinking summonses t...
6 days ago | Staten Island
City flags were ordered to half mast today after the death of Sanitation Enforcement Sergeant Frank Musella. According to the Department of Sanitation, the nine-year veteran was on duty in Staten Island when he “mentioned” the day’s heat — which c...
8 days ago | Donald Trump
The Village Voice does not recommend that you try to get inside the mind of Donald Trump. It's far too risky a proposition. We’re pretty sure that there be dragons. But for a peek — just the scantest glimpse — of what might be rattling around...
13 days ago | NYPD
East Village residents are in an uproar over an NYPD “Skywatch” tower – read: “creepy-ass panoptic cop-stilt” — that was recently stationed in Tompkins Square Park. The move seems to be a reaction to a spate of cruel media coverage from, notably, ...
15 days ago | Donald Trump
Donald Trump is apparently trying to repair his relationships with veterans after publicly shitting on a former P.O.W. by the name of John McCain. (“He’s a war hero because he was captured,” Trump told an audience in Iowa on Saturday. “I like peop...
16 days ago | Clip Job
Over the weekend, Donald Trump faced the latest barrage of criticism for his remarks in Iowa that John McCain wasn't a war hero because war heroes don't get caugh, got t? "He's a war hero because he was captured. I like people that weren't capture...