Democratic primary winner Bill de Blasio met last Wednesday with Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly, in what was probably a pretty interesting conversation. The meeting was scheduled for three hours, and said to be a primer on law enforcement issues that the next mayor may confront. (Republican prima ... More >>
Members of the NYPD's Queens Warrant Squad were spotted last week wearing T-shirts imprinted with a quote that some folks might find just a little bit offensive. A photo is at right. The quote reads, "There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and l ... More >>
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly gets his annual $1,500 membership dues at the fancy Harvard Club paid for by the non-profit Police Foundation, Leonard Levitt's blog One Police Plaza Confidential is reporting. That alone is fairly controversial because regular street cops, as Levitt notes, aren ... More >>
The Times is reporting that Howard Safir, who served as New York City Police Commissioner from 1996 to 2000, drove away after backing his late model Escalade into a pregnant Bronx woman on the Upper East Side Friday. Safir was tracked down through his license number.
Police commissioner Ray Kelly has decided to eject reporters from police headquarters -- a move that ends decades of tradition and may be one of the most egregious assaults on freedom of the press and the First Amendment in years. In a letter dated April 10, Kelly told managing editors of the Times ... More >>
Old info: It didn't do any good before 9-11. It's no good as an excuse for the new terror alert.
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Patakis Wannabe Cop Gets Nailed
Faced With a Powder Keg, Philly Cops Struck the Match
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Rudy, Race, and Religion in the Wake of Louima and Dorismond
New York Police Ponder Portable DNA Labs
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Undercover in New Yorks 'Compton East'
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Cops in Danger from Other Cops
Howard Safir I Am the Law!
The Police Only Saw He Was Black
Schwarz May Be the Fall Guy
When Vincent Curto was gunned down by police during a robbery nearly four years ago, no one wanted to hear his nephew's accusation that he was brutally assaulted as he lay dying. Until now.
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Forget About It! His Cop Record Is Worse Than His Capers
No Hunting is Like the Hunting of Man
Diallo Deconstructs Rudy's Racial Rule
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Mayor Taunts City and a Coalition Forms
The Mayor's Claims of Police Restraint Are All Sound Bite, No Substance
Giuliani's Knee-Jerk Cop Defense Is as Incendiary as It Is Inaccurate
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The Million Youth March leader breaks his silence about the violent end to his historic rally, the demands for his arrest, and life as a possible fugitive from Giuliani-style justice
Antigay Crime Is the Last Growth Sector
'We were penned in like animals.'
'Howard Safir Should Resign,' Says Serpico
A 'Typical, Spiteful, Get-Back-at-Them Attitude'
Why Were the Champions of Free Speech in New York Silent?
Three Plainclothes Cops Beat Her. Safir Says She Assaulted Them.