Peruse the newly filed civil cases in any of the five borough's state supreme courthouses and you'll see, each day, dozens of lawsuits filed against the city's police department. The allegations generally range from wrongful arrest to unjust detention to assault. Most of the cases begin by describin ... More >>
A challenger hasn't unseated an incumbent Kings County District Attorney since 1911. And Charles Hynes is a veteran incumbent. When his first term began, in January 1990, the New York Jets' starting quarterback, Geno Smith, hadn't been born yet. Today, Ken Thompson knocked Republican-for-a-day Hyn ... More >>
Why the 23-year reign of Charles Hynes must end
The lawyer representing Michael Mineo, the Brooklyn man who said cops sodomized him with the antenna of a radio in October, tells Newsday that a grand jury has voted to indict Officer Richard Kern for aggravated assault in the case. The lawyer said Kern's colleagues are expected to come up on lesser ... More >>
Cases worked on by cops ensnared in narco and steroids probes have been dismissed
Baseball has no monopoly on foul balls. The NYPD's own drug scandal keeps simmering.
Charles Schwarz Has the Edge
One More Jury Convicts a Cop Without a Conscience
As a Juror, How Would You Vote?
Javert of Les Misérables Lives!
Have the Critics Read the Whole Decision?
Schwarz's 'Innocence' Team Moves From Miss to Miss
A Decision Protecting All Defendants
Law and Order Press Gives Kudos to Sleazy Schwarz
Is Punishment Possible for Police Brutality?
The Wrong Charges, the Right Decision
How Abner Louima's Former Attorney Can Make or Break A Black-Latino Coalition
A Juror: 'We Only Heard Half a Story'
Louima Could Not Identify Charles Schwarz
Activists, Wary of Bush, Say Black Federal Prosecutor Helped Give NYPD a Reprieve
Fabrication and Cannibalism at the Post?
Exploiting Politics and Hysteria Over the Park Sex Attacks
Rudy, Race, and Religion in the Wake of Louima and Dorismond
After the Latest Police Killing of Another Unarmed Black Man, The Feds Need Little Convincing to Intervene in New York
Behind the Alleged Political and Police Cover-Up in the Killing of Gidone Busch
Cops in Danger from Other Cops
Schwarz May Be the Fall Guy
Volpe Family Adviser Played Key Role
Unrepentant, Pale-faced, All-American Manhood at the Louima Trial
Alleged Beating Victim Comes Clean On 'Giuliani Lie' and Al Sharpton
A reluctant witness to the alleged torture of Abner Louima contemplated suicide as the 'blue wall of silence' crumbled