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Chinatown »

Father Fatally Shot Near His Chinatown Home, Police Say

Rashaun Nicholson, 31, had been shopping for gifts before he was gunned down Sunday, family said.

Glendale »

Man Claiming to Be Former Jail Worker Arrested for Threats Against Police

Police found illegal guns in Elvin Payamps' Glendale home, the NYPD said.

Richmond Hill »

Man Fatally Shot in the Neck on Christmas Day, Police Say

The victim, James A. Bryant, 20, had been in an argument with two men before the shooting, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Police Beef Up Security at Brooklyn Precincts After Threats

The NYPD is taking precautions, including relocating a firehouse, amid threats against police.

Jamaica »

Sword-Wielding Man Robs Queens Pet Store, Police Say

A Petland Discounts in Jamaica, Queens was robbed by a man with a sword, police said.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park Street Vendor Kicked by Officer Acted Hostile With Police: DA

Jonathan Daza, 22, who was kicked by an officer during a fair, displayed "combativeness," the DA says. 

Flushing »

Hundreds Gather to Mourn Slain Police Officers in Flushing

Flushing and Whitestone residents filled the Church of St. Mel's for a service and candlelight vigil.

Midtown East »

Protesters March Despite Mayor's Call for Moratorium Until Police Funerals

Protesters marched on Fifth Avenue on Dec. 23, 2014, calling for an end to police brutality.

Glendale »

Joe Biden to Attend Officer Rafael Ramos' Funeral

The White House said the vice president would attend the NYPD officer's funeral in Queens on Saturday.

Bed-Stuy »

Family of Slain Officer Rafael Ramos Thanks Killer's Family for Condolences

Rafael Ramos' cousin thanked Ismaaiyl's Brinsley's family Tuesday for their condolences.

Civic Center »

Mark-Viverito Will Attend Slain Officers' Funerals if Invited By Families

One of the police unions circulated letters to keep the mayor and the speaker from officers' funerals.

Park Slope »

Brooklyn Pet Shops Give Away Free Christmas Trees to Police

NYC Pet.com put free trees for police outside all 9 of its locations after two officers were murdered.

Prince's Bay »

Woman Killed in Crash When Intoxicated Driver Runs Red Light, Police Say

Raquel Calleja died when Jennifer Montano crashed into her car in Prince's Bay, police said.

Elm Park »

NYPD Officer Stole Boyfriend's Mom's Jewelry, Prosecutors Say

Stacey Staniland, 29, was arrested last week for burglary, police said.

East New York »

Ismaaiyl Brinsley's Mother 'Horrified' Her Son Shot Police Officers

The mother of the man who shot two NYPD officers offered her condolences to their families.