The safety gap between affluent, white and poor, minority communities has grown over the last three decades.
A marked rise in shooting deaths is going largely unnoticed.
More than five years after the fact, the NYPD officer who applied an illegal chokehold that resulted in the death of Eric Garner has finally been fired.
Two more potential explosive devices, addressed to New Jersey Senator Cory Booker and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, have been discovered by law enforcement.
More explosive devices sent to prominent Trump critics, including Robert DeNiro and Joe Biden, have been located.
An idiot climbed the monument, wasting police resources and ruining the day for hundreds of visitors.
Reports are indicating that Donald Trump may be looking to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions with Rudy Giuliani.
A guilty plea in a particularly shocking case of police brutality.
President-Elect Donald Trump has signaled that his current wife and youngest child will continue to reside in their de-luxe apartment in the sky rather than move to the White House.
Just about two days after setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York City, a suspect is in custody.
Every public school in Los Angeles, which covers over 600,000 students, plus teachers and staff, has been closed for the day in the wake of unspecified threats.
Donald Trump’s demagoguery and disdain for individual liberty enters a new phase.
NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were shot dead while sitting in their patrol car In Brooklyn. And those suggesting that anyone other than the killer has “blood on their hands” are being absurd.
A New York City Grand Jury refuses to indict a cop who appears from all available evidence to choked a guy to death for no good reason.
Regardless of the outcome of the Michael Brown investigation, there are legitimate problems that need to be addressed.
Justice delayed, but justice nonetheless.
A Federal Judge has declared the NYPD’s “stop & frisk” policy to be unconstitutional.
Mayor Bloomberg has decided to hold the New York Marathon Sunday even though millions are still without power and the city infrastructure is unable to cope with normal activity.
A Bangladeshi man was arrested yesterday in New York for an apparent plot to bomb Federal Buildings. The entire plot was an FBI sting operation.
The Occupy movement began one year ago today. It’s no surprise that it ended up being a failure.
Security at the Republican Convention in Tampa looks more like a war zone than a political convention in a democratic republic.
The fact that yesterday’s shooting at the Empire State Building resulted in nine civilians being injured by police bullets raises several questions.
New York’s police commissioner admits that his officers recklessly wounded 9 innocent bystanders at the Empire State Building yesterday.
You have Martin Luther King’s statue in your office, but you are sending these unmanned drones out, and bombs are dropping on innocent people.
Etan Patz went missing 34 years ago tomorrow morning. The mystery of his disappearance may have been solved today.
New head-scratching revelations in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case.
Now that Occupy Wall Street is unable to occupy Wall Street, its leaders will have to come up with new ways to keep the pressure on. Some crazies are threatening to take the movement over in the meantime.
New York Police dealt a major blow to Occupy Wall Street overnight.
Is the NYPD becoming too much like the CIA?
Further thoughts on Dominique Strauss-Kahn and our justice system.
Some French politicians and intellectuals seem offended that Dominique Strauss-Kahn is being treated like a common criminal.
Another bizarre case from the annals of rogue judges and runaway sentencing.
A common sense decision on broadcast “decency” standards was handed down by a Federal Appeals Court today.