NYPD

Man With Pellet Gun Is Killed by Police After Robbery in Brooklyn

New York City police officers in plain clothes shot and killed a man in Brooklyn early on Sunday when he pointed a realistic-looking pellet gun at them after robbing a corner bodega, the police said.<p>Investigators recovered a black imitation pistol from the scene of the shooting, which occurred …

New York City

Bronx man busted for impersonating a cop in Harlem

Maybe he wanted to see what it felt like to be on the right side of the law.

Harlem

Police Officer Injured While Making Arrest On Staten Island

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — A police officer was injured Saturday while making an arrest on Staten Island.Exclusive video shows the moments after the …

Policing

Brooklyn Man Allegedly Confesses to Killing and Dismembering Wife Reported Missing Last Month

For the second time in as many months, detectives from the New York City Police Department are combing through piles of garbage at local landfills, …

Crime

Cops arrest 24 in massive raid at Brooklyn biker club

Cops on Saturday morning busted 24 people and seized five handguns during a raid of an afterhours Brooklyn motorcycle club that has a reputation as a …

Policing

Cops accused of lying in gun case may be charged in NYC drug bust

Two NYPD could face charges for lying in a Queens drug case after an indictment in a similar Manhattan case, the Daily News has learned.

Crime

NYPD: Man Attacked By Dog In Bronx, Minor Injuries

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> A man has been hospitalized after being attacked by a dog in the Bronx on Saturday.<p>Authorities say the FDNY responded to a …

New York City

Eric Garner chokehold case rolls on, but future is cloudy

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal civil rights investigation into the police chokehold death of Eric Garner has been moving forward in New York, but its future is uncertain as a U.S. attorney general with a law-and-order bent takes over the Justice Department.<p>Two people with inside knowledge of the probe …

Policing

Cop’s exhausting overnight shift led to his suicide, family claims

The family of a NYPD cop who committed suicide by hanging himself is suing the city, claiming an exhausting overnight shift exacerbated his bipolar …

New York City

Paying for President Trump's Travel and Security Costs

President Trump is spending his third consecutive weekend away from Washington, D.C., at his luxury resort Mar-a-Lago in Florida. The series of …

Government

Driver charged with murder in fatal highway brawl

The motorist whose assault on a driver following a minor fender bender left an Ozone Park man dead on a Queens highway, has been arrested, police …

Crime

Who helps our heroes? Police suicides put stress, stigma into spotlight

In the span of two weeks last month, two police officers died in suspected suicides.

Policing

Teen Files Lawsuit Against NYPD After Officer's Tackle Fractured His Skull

In August 2016, an undercover NYPD officer tackled Bobby Lopez for reportedly resisting arrest. The incident was recorded on a nearby camera in …

Lawsuits

‘Drunk’ cop’s supervisor stripped of gun and badge

A month after a Bronx cop was slapped with criminal charges for driving drunk while on a midnight shift, his supervisor from that night was placed on …

Policing

NYPD Psychologist Admits To Shooting Husband In Head

<b>WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)</b> — A mother of two who worked as a psychologist for the NYPD admitted Friday to putting a gun to her husband’s head …

Crime

Investigation Continues Into Fatal Police-Involved Shooting In Brooklyn

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> Investigators are still on the scene Friday morning in Brooklyn where a suspect was shot and killed by police in an exchange …

Policing

VIDEO: State trooper dragged, struggles with suspect during traffic stop on Long Island

It happened on the westbound Southern State Parkway in Hempstead around 3 p.m. on Wednesday.

Policing

Cop Shot At Group Holding Fake Guns In Queens Stairwell

<i>(via NYPD)</i><p>A police officer fired his gun at three people inside a stairwell in a Queens housing project on Wednesday night, according to the NYPD. …

Policing

Two cops indicted for falsifying report about gun arrest

Two Queens cops were indicted Thursday for repeatedly lying in court documents and court proceedings about a 2014 gun arrest.<p>Officers Sasha Cordoba …

Policing

Suspect fatally shot after exchanging gunfire with cops

Cops shot and killed a man Thursday during a shootout in Brooklyn, sources said.<p>The suspect, who was being chased in East New York by a sergeant and …

New York City

Police arrest man, seize fake guns at housing project

A man was arrested and fake guns were seized Wednesday night after police checked out reports of drug use and fighting inside of a Jamaica housing …

Policing

Decorated sergeant remembered as caring friend to city’s finest

A decorated NYPD sergeant turned federal investigator who devoted himself to counter-terrorism efforts after 9/11 was remembered Thursday for helping …

New York City

Teen sues city claiming cops fractured his skull during false arrest

A college-bound Manhattan teen is suing the city, saying cops threw him 15 feet onto a concrete landing, fracturing his skull, in a false arrest over …

Crime

The Strange Case Of The Russian Diplomat Who Got His Head Smashed In On Election Day

How did Sergei Krivov die? And why did the NYPD close the case?<p>NEW YORK — He was found just before 7 a.m. on Election Day, lying on the floor of the Russian Consulate on the Upper East Side.<p>The man was unconscious and unresponsive, with an unidentified head wound — “blunt force trauma,” in cop …

World News

WATCH: NYPD Sergeant Manhandles Pregnant Teen

1. Renee Davis, 23<p>Pregnant single mom #ReneeDavis killed by police called to her home on tribal land in Washington for "welfare check" …

Crime

NYPD conducts stun-gun investigation involving pregnant teen

The New York Police Department is reviewing a video that appears to show officers using a stun gun on a pregnant teenager.<p>The incident occurred Feb. …

Policing

Watch: NYPD, FDNY, NYPD Bagpipers Play Weekly Salute at Memorial

Every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., a trio of bagpipers, representing FDNY firefighters and NYPD and Port Authority officers, play a salute near the e …

New York City

New York City Set to Pass Sweeping Nuisance Abatement Reforms

This story was co-published with the New York Daily News.<p>The New York City Council is expected to pass sweeping changes Wednesday to a law that has …

New York City

Dealers Will Be Charged in Overdose Deaths With NYPD's New 'Opioid Squad'

The city's overdose rate is three times as high as the murder rate, prompting police action.

Addiction

Dozens gather to mark two-year anniversary of weekly BLM protests

The protests, dubbed "People's Monday," highlight individual victims in police-involved death cases nationwide.

Black Lives Matter