Williams was caught selling MetroCard swipes on September 17, 2013 and ran from the police. He was eventually tackled to the ground and restrained by handcuffs at 1:57 p.m., according to the surveillance footage.
Commissioner Bratton also revealed that the department’s preparedness comes from the support of two new tactical units; a 550 person Critical Response Command and a similarly trained 800 officer unit.
On April 6, 2014, Dockery set fire to a mattress in his Coney Island apartment to pass the time while he waited for family who lived in the building. He was 16 at the time of the crime.
Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said that police are questioning witnesses again in order to accurately verify claims.
Kenneth Ramsuer, Glenn Grays’ lawyer, said the confrontation shook Grays to his core and he’s been unable to return to work.
Forty-one-year-old Aitabdel Salem, a native of Algeria, spent five months on New York’s Rikers Island because, uhm, officials failed to tell him that bail was set at $2.
The high school student was shot twice — once in each bicep — with one of the bullets punching through her arm and into her chest.
More than eight months after Gabay’s death, it’s unclear what led police to the alleged gunman.
The police arrested a Bronx man accused of wheeling his wife’s corpse on a dolly. He is charged with second-degree murder.
A Brooklyn judge on Tuesday reduced ex-New York Police Department officer Peter Liang’s conviction in the death of Akai Gurley in a darkened public housing stairwell, arguing that the rookie officer never intended to kill the unarmed man in 2014, reports the Los Angeles Times.