On the Inside

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Murray Weiss is an award-winning investigative journalist, author, columnist and editor, and is considered an expert on government, law enforcement, criminal justice, organized crime and terrorism.

Bed-Stuy »

VIDEO: NYPD Officer Hits Unarmed Teen in the Face With His Gun

Two police officers seen on video beating a teen suspect are under investigation.

Downtown Brooklyn »

High-Ranking Brooklyn Prosecutor Quits Amid Sexual Harassment Claim

Abe George tried to kiss a woman who worked for him, sources said.

Civic Center »

City Clears Top Mayoral Aide of Wrongdoing in Background Check Omission

City Hall announces no discipline for top aide who failed to disclose she lived with convicted killer.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Aide Did Not Disclose Ex-Con Lover on Background Check: Sources

Rachel Noerdlinger was required to disclose her relationship to the Department of Investigation.

Civic Center »

Chirlane McCray Becomes Only First Lady to Attend NYPD Crime Stats Meeting

The mayor's wife and son attended separate meetings at which police brass grill commanders about crime.

Civic Center »

Bratton Hires Ex-NYPD Official to Revamp Use-of-Force Training

Michael Julian, considered an "out of the box" thinker, is a special consultant on NYPD retraining.  

Financial District »

A 9/11 'Miracle' for Family of Fallen Firefighter

James Boyle prayed to his fallen son to help his critically injured granddaughter recover.

Financial District »

New Port Authority Police Go on Drunken Rampage After Graduation

A group of Port Authority rookies celebrated graduation by getting drunk and fighting, sources said.

Greenwich Village »

Human Excrement Smeared on Police Cars in Greenwich Village

Officials believe the culprits are either young homeless people or residents upset about parking spaces.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYPD Takes Fewer Guns Off the Streets as Shootings Rise, Stats Show

The latest data from police show that illegal gun recoveries have reached a new low.

Civic Center »

Stop-and-Frisk Numbers Continue to Plunge

Second quarter data obtained by DNAinfo show 13,400 stops were made, down 7 percent from first quarter.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Would Dump Bratton in Showdown with Sharpton, Sources Say

If the mayor were forced to choose between Sharpton and Bratton, Sharpton would win, insiders say.

Rego Park »

Eric Garner Case Similar to One That Led to NYPD Ban on Chokeholds

In 1991, four officers were indicted for the fatal choking of Federico Periera. They were exonerated.

Civic Center »

NYPD Union Boss Says Bad Press Has Motivated Attacks on Police

The president of the detectives' union reminded his members that they're not a "punching bag."  

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