Under New York City's opaque and arbitrary civil forfeiture system, seizing money from a woman not accused of a crime is a perfectly legal thing to do.
A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
Separate incidents in New York and New Jersey reportedly saw wannabe thieves unwittingly help prevent bloodshed.
This morning, the Trump campaign accepts that Obama is actually a US citizen, labor law protestors clash with police in Paris, and the Fed has recalled 1 million Samsung Galaxy Note 7s due to explosions.
Trump calls Clinton a "bigot" during a rally with Brexit leader Nigel Farage, an attack on American University in Afghanistan kills 12, Prince's home will be opened to the public, and more.
"Jay-Z fucked up the 'hood, I always said that—write that shit down. They didn't clean this shit up for us."
James "Jimmy" O'Neill is a low-key career cop known for trying to bridge the gap between police and regular people.
The NYPD boss is diving back into the private sector as his department faces a federal corruption probe and new demands from Black Lives Matter.
Bill Bratton, the biggest name in American policing who's known for controversial "Broken Windows" tactics, is heading back to the private sector.
The whole thing is pretty cute as far as stunt proposals go, but the 101st precinct isn't happy.
He also yelled about his love for fashion photography, and started doing the worm.
"I know it's illegal, but it's the weekend," the guy explained to the cops.
Much has been made of the killer's apparent interest in ISIS, but less time has been spent looking at the ways Mateen fit other patterns of violence.
Some high-end clients were quoted $8,400 for 14-hour appointments, prosecutors say.
The criminal charges lean heavily on social media activity by young men of color.
The Guardian Angels, New York City's most famous vigilantes, are back on the streets and subways in response to a series of slashings earlier this year.
The man whose body was found Monday was allegedly a high-ranking member of the G Stone Crips.
Apr 27, 2016
Gang members are suspected of having a hand in at least eight murders—as well as terrorizing people with the threat of random violence.
A former officer for the NYPD breaks down the class-action lawsuit led by minority cops against the largest police force in America.
On December 6, 2015, the lifeless body of the child star was discovered by his roommate. I witnessed the subway altercation with two cops that has clouded his legacy.
The NYPD worked with the feds to spy on the Muslim community, and now it's trying to beat a lawsuit using a 40-year-old CIA secrecy doctrine.
Here's how New York cops are responding to a spike in blade violence (besides with a shitty pun).
Over three quarters of New York police officers wouldn't recommend their family members try the gig, according to a survey by the politically powerful police union.
An intellectually-disabled man who was already on crutches from a previous shooting somehow got fingered for a woman's murder. Then he was failed by his own lawyers and shady prosecutors.