A close-up of New York Police Department Commissioner James O’Neill.
NYC’s top cop since 2016 will be joining the private sector. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea will be taking over.
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Laborers Local 108 rally outside of City Hall.
The private garbage industry is dangerous. NYC just passed laws to fix that.
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New York City Councilman Andy King.
Twelve members voted for him to be expelled instead.
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Prison
Critics say presentation offers tips “on how to subvert the law.”
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Rainbow shirts on a hanger.
Lawmakers are pushing to get more contracts to LGBT-owned businesses.
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New York City Councilman Andy King.
The Bronx Democrat is accused of harassing and retaliating against staffers.
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New York City Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr.
The City Council has a plan to close Rikers. These 14 voted no.
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Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, stands with Rev. Al Sharpton during a news conference outside of New York Police headquarters.
Legislators are pushing for transparent police records. The Police Benevolent Association argues that puts officers at risk.
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New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson delivering a passionate speech at City Hall in favor of closing the Rikers Island jail complex.
It’s a major overhaul, here’s the breakdown in dollars and square feet.
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The New York State Capitol building in Albany.
Open House New York, City & State Edition.
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Jeff Coltin
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