NYPD

Criminal justice

The police are watching you, and some lawmakers aren’t happy about it

Concerns about police surveillance hardly begin and end with “digidog.”

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Should cops have to live in NYC?

It could improve community relations, but unions object and even some reform advocates are unenthused.

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Why New York City hasn’t gotten police overtime under control

The NYPD has blown past its nominal cap for years without consequence.

Opinion

Don’t let de Blasio’s policing reform plan weaken accountability monitors

Don’t merge the CCRB, NYPD inspector general and the Commission to Combat Police Corruption.

Opinion

The police reform that wasn’t

After George Floyd was killed, New York City only pretended to change policing.

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NYC pols want to change NYPD’s role at polling sites

The proposal follows cops’ forceful presence during the election.

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What is the Defund the Police movement about?

Is it a viable criminal justice solution?

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How New York City settles lawsuits with protesters who sue cops over aggressive tactics

The city has a history of settling lawsuits filed by protesters alleging unjust treatment at the hands of the NYPD, but for some a settlement isn’t enough.

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Civil rights activists question NYPD preparation for protests

Progressives at non-violent protests get arrested while conservative protests have broken the law with impunity.

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The NYPD has a surveillance problem

The department is facing multiple lawsuits over the use and disclosure of its digital surveillance practices.

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NYPD allows Borough Park protesters to break law with impunity

Heavy-handed tactics against Black Lives Matter protests were absent Tuesday night.

Opinion

Bring back Bill Bratton to fight crime and police brutality

The turnaround artist could be a bridge to a NYPD commissioner of color.

New York City

City Council considers amending chokehold criminalization law

The council is planning to introduce the legislation Thursday following outcries from the NYPD and police unions.

Criminal justice

Should cops carry guns?

Police reform advocates say disarming police would save lives.

New York City

NYPD commissioners received civilian complaints

Before acceding to the top job, Dermot Shea and James O’Neill were each accused of misconduct.