Police Union Delegate Emerges as Challenger to PBA President

The combative leader of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association is used to criticism-but now it's coming from inside his own union. A challenger has emerged to his presidency.

State Senate Republicans to Hold Hearings on Improving Police-Community Relations

State Senate Republicans say improving police-community relations and the criminal justice system will be the focus of hearings held later this month in Lower Manhattan.

City Officials Try to Determine Cost of NYPD Slowdown

As the NYPD returns to its normal pace of work, city officials are trying to determine how much the slowdown cost.

Bratton Talks Past, Future of NYPD With Business Leaders

Police Commissioner William Bratton was in Brooklyn Thursday to speak with business leaders about the past and future of the New York City Police Department.

Mayor, Council Speaker Support Measure to Fund New Bulletproof Vests for NYPD Officers

As City Hall continues to seek ways to heal its ongoing rift with the NYPD, the mayor and City Council speaker came out Thursday in support of a measure to fund new bulletproof vests for officers.


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