At around 11 a.m. on October 28, 2011, 17-year-old Patrick Dixon got off a bus in Jamaica, Queens. A group of young men followed him. They were about to try to steal his iPhone. There was a scuffle. A punch. A razor. And within seconds, Dixon lay on the ground bleeding from his neck. Doctors pronou ... More >>
Shereese Francis was in mental distress. After police arrived, she was dead.
A state list of hospitals that made potentially deadly safety mistakes features New York City facilities, the Post reports. The report, which uses 2009 data, cited an incident where doctors gave a patient the wrong blood transfusion at Jamaica Hospital. It also found 18 area hospitals that mi ... More >>
Were the Deaths in Custody of Two Suspected Drug Users Accidental or Police Brutality?