The police department refuses to say which models it uses in an FOI tussle with the NYCLU.
Privacy advocates are suing the secretive police department to find out how much it’s spending on cellphone surveillance devices.
Police have used the once-secret counterterrorism tools for pretty much everything except terrorism.
4,000 inmates are currently housed in six-by-ten-foot cells for 23 hours a day. A $62 million settlement and promised reforms should begin to change that.
Protesters have put out a call to converge on the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting event.
For many poor New Yorkers, the constitutionally protected right to an attorney is just a pipe dream, according to a civil liberties lawsuit and report.
The NYCLU and ACLU filed briefs backing the company's case against the Manhattan District Attorney's warrant for access to 381 accounts.
In an angry press conference, police union reps pretty much blamed everyone but police officers for the choking death of Eric Garner.
New York City's teens aren't better behaved during summer than winter, they're just less surveilled by controversial school safety officers.
Bradley Ballard, a prisoner at New York’s Rikers Island jail, was found in horrific conditions in his solitary cell in September 2013.