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East New York »

MAP: NYPD Seized 2,510 Guns During Arrests in 2014

Of those guns, 2,239 were pistols, records show.

Midtown »

Thousands Mourn Cardinal Edward Egan at St. Patrick's Funeral Mass

Thousands of mourners flooded St. Patrick's Cathedral Tuesday to remember Cardinal Edward Egan.

Midtown »

NYPD Officers Not Properly Disciplined for Banned Chokeholds: Report

A report by the NYPD's new inspector general found "gaps" in discipline for officers in chokehold cases.

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.

New York City »

Ray Kelly Tried to Stop Actor's Early Prison Release After NYPD Shooting

Kelly said "Bronx Tale" actor Lillo Brancato's early release sent the wrong message to law enforcement.

Civic Center »

Bratton Calls Nearly 10 Percent Rise in Shootings a 'Reality' of NYC Crime

The commissioner said the nearly 10 percent rise in shootings was the reality of crime in the city.

Ozone Park »

NYPD Commanding Officer Who Tweeted ‘Release Alerts’ Is Back on Twitter

Commander Jeffrey Schiff is now tweeting from the 106th Precinct in Queens. 

Civic Center »

Posting NYPD Detectives Overseas Has Been a Waste, Federal Officials Say

The program started by Raymond Kelly doesn't help prevent terror attacks, critics say.

Civic Center »

Bill Bratton Sworn in as NYPD Commissioner

Vowing to mend police and community relations, Bratton took over as the 42nd commissioner of the NYPD.

Civic Center »

NYPD Commissioner Appointed by Ray Kelly Runs an Unregistered Charity

Valerie Salembier's "charity" is not registered with the state or the Internal Revenue Service.

Civic Center »

Police Commissioner Kelly's Next Career: Professional Speaker

Kelly, who is being replaced by Bill Bratton, has signed on to work with the Greater Talent Network.

Williamsburg »

Police Investigating Possible Hate Crime Attack in South Williamsburg

A 22-year-old man was attacked on Flushing Avenue, NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly said.

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 »

Bill Bratton Tapped as NYPD Commissioner

Bill Bratton, who helped the city see record crime drops in the 1990s, will replace Raymond Kelly.

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.