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Police Union President Has 'No Regrets' About Feud With De Blasio

Pat Lynch said he expressed the raw emotions of rank-and-file patrolmen after two officers were killed.

College Point »

NYPD Trains Officers on New Takedown Methods That Avoid Chokeholds

NYPD is teaching a new takedown move to avoid another Eric Garner tragedy.

Financial District »

Where to Go Seal Watching in New York

From Staten Island's Midland Beach to The Bronx's Pelham Bay Park, 

Bath Beach »

2 Officers Injured During Interstate Chase From NJ to Brooklyn: Officials

Two Port Authority officers were injured helping U.S. Marshals chase two suspects across Staten Island.

Grant City »

NY Chief Judge Proposes Law to Make Some Grand Jury Records Public

Judges should have more of a role when defendants are police officers,  Judge Jonathan Lippman said.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Would Veto Chokehold Bill, But Councilman Says He Can Override

Rory Lancman's legislation would make the use of chokeholds by police a misdemeanor.

Midtown »

Cuomo Eyes Lifting Grand Jury Secrecy in Police Fatality Cases, Sources Say

The move would be designed to boost public confidence in the criminal justice system.

Concourse »

BP Diaz Unveils Legislation to Grade Nail Salons, Spas, Barber Shops

The legislation would set up a restaurant-style grading system for cosmetology businesses.

Rockaway Park »

Share Your Thoughts About Plans for Nearly $1 Billion in Sandy Dollars

The comment period for the latest round of federal funding runs through Jan. 19.

Financial District »

MAP: Check Out the Most Popular Baby Names in Your Borough

Alexander and Emma were most popular in Manhattan, while David and Esther topped the list in Brooklyn.

St. George »

Even Prosecutors Stunned Grand Jury Didn't Indict in Garner Case: Sources

Prosecutors were "extremely disappointed" Officer Daniel Pantaleo escaped being charged, sources said.

Stapleton »

Mayor's Police Rhetoric Hit Right Note in Crisis As Critics Question Policy

Groups that helped elect de Blasio say his comments on police and minority relations lag behind policy.

Midtown »

Snow Falls Short of Winter Wonderland Status

Snowfall accumulation will be less than half an inch, according to the National Weather Service.

TriBeCa »

Where to Get Pet Photos With Santa

Several places across the city offer special photo sessions with Santa.

Financial District »

Eric Garner Caused his Own Death, NYPD Union President Says

Union head Pat Lynch defended officer Daniel Pantaleo who was arresting Eric Garner when he died.