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Civic Center »

NYPD Detective Who Ranted at Uber Driver Goes Before CCRB, And Apologizes

Det. Patrick Cherry admitted he was out of line and apologized for yelling at the driver.  

Civic Center »

2 NYPD Officers Who Edited Wikipedia Pages Face Slap on Wrist

The NYPD has tracked down two veteran officers who changed Wikipedia pages about police brutality cases.

Bed-Stuy »

NYPD Officer Who Stomped Suspect's Head Indicted for Assault

Officer Joel Edouard was arraigned on assault charges Tuesday afternoon in Brooklyn Supreme Court. 

East New York »

Rapper Posts Fake MTA Signs Equating NYPD to KKK and Nazis

Bilal Johnson has been putting up stickers in the subway to protest police brutality, he said.

DUMBO »

Eric Garner Exhibit Features Work of 200 Artists, Including Dread Scott

"Respond" addresses the reaction to the grand jury's decision not to indict officer Daniel Pantaleo.

Civic Center »

Mayor to Meet With Leaders of 5 Police Unions Tuesday Behind Closed Doors

NYPD's rank and file have recently turned their backs on Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Attorney General Launches Civil Rights Probe into Eric Garner's Death

Eric Holder promised to investigate the death of an unarmed Staten Island man by police.

Coney Island »

VIDEO: NYPD Officer Kicks Colleague in the Head During Arrest

An undercover officer was stripped of his gun after the incident in a Coney Island subway station.

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.

Sunset Park »

NYPD Chief Admits Some Police 'Don't Do It Right' Amid Claims of Misconduct

Dozens of residents and victims' families gathered to speak out against alleged police brutality.

Sunset Park »

Activists to March on 72nd Police Precinct in Wake of NYPD Violence Videos

El Grito De Sunset Park is organizing a march to the 72nd Precinct in Sunset Park on Saturday.

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.  

Civic Center »

Here's Why De Blasio Still Has 'Overwhelming' Support From Black Community

African-American leaders believe the mayor really listens and gets the issues that matter to them.

East Harlem »

Voters Believe NYPD to Blame for Eric Garner's Death, Poll Shows

At the same time, the Quinnipiac survey says New Yorkers are in favor of aggressive police tactics.

Midtown »

De Blasio Meets with NYPD, Religious Leaders to Discuss Eric Garner Death

Cardinal Timothy Dolan hosted the meeting about healing the rift between the community and the NYPD.