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.

Civic Center »

Bill Bratton to Inherit NYPD That's Fighting Rising Overall Crime Numbers

The incoming police commissioner will have to grapple with an uptick in major crime categories.

Civic Center »

Ray Kelly to Get 10-Officer Detail When He Leaves, Costing Taxpayers $1.5M

The outgoing NYPD commissioner has increased his security request from 6 to 10 officers, sources said.

Greenwich Village »

Suspect in Rape of NYU Missionary Worker Caught

A DNA sample links an ex-con being held on Rikers Island for three robberies to the brutal attack.

Spuyten Duyvil »

Metro-North Engineer Was Dozing Just Before Train Derailment, Sources Say

The engineer woke up and tried to hit the brakes to stop the speeding train, sources said.

Civic Center »

Ray Kelly to Stash De Blasio NYPD Transition Team in Trailer

The trailer at One Police Plaza will leave the team with little access to police headquarters.

Upper East Side »

Paint Attack at Council on Foreign Relations Launches Full Scale NYPD Hunt

Detectives are putting a full-court press on the investigation of the Nov. 5 incident, sources say.

Midtown »

Serial Thief Arrested After Burglarizing 14 Midtown Offices, Police Say

Gerald Rapier, 44, is accused of stealing laptops, cellphones and tablets on a one-man crime spree.

Chelsea »

'Mob Wives' Star Ramona Rizzo Is Being Framed, Lawyer Says

The reality star is being smeared by a promoter who owes her $10,000, her attorney said.

Chelsea »

'Mob Wives' Star in Shakedown at Manhattan Nightclub, Police Say

Ramona Rizzo, whose granddad was Al Pacino in "Donnie Brasco," joined goons in a ripoff to pay DJ Will.

Washington Heights »

Baby Hope's Real Name to Be Added to Her Headstone

The priest who eulogized Anjelica Castillo 20 years ago will do so again at a ceremony Friday.

Greenwich Village »

Typhoon Haiyan Scammers Target New York City

Email scammers pretending to be a friend trapped in the Philippines tried to get my money.

Civic Center »

Ray Kelly Wants 6 Detective Detail When He Leaves Office

Kelly wants protection because he's the city's face of fighting crime and terrorism, sources say.

Greenwich Village »

Missionary Rape Victim Prayed the 'Hail Mary' During Attack

The 24-year-old missionary prayed for divine intervention while being attacked in NYU's Catholic Center.

Battery Park City »

NYPD and Port Authority Squabble Again Over World Trade Center Security

The NYPD has shrugged off suggestions from the PA about ways to reduce the WTC security footprint.