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NY attorney general sues NYPD over Floyd protest response

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s attorney general sued the New York Police Department on Thursday, calling the rough treatment of protesters...
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Yang kicks off candidacy for New York City mayor

By Gregory Krieg and Rob Frehse | CNN Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang officially jumped into the crowded race to become the next mayor of New York City on Thursday morning. At a kick-off rally in Upper Manhattan, Yang promised to “revive” a city stricken by the coronavirus and introduced newly-elected Rep. Ritchie Torres as a co-chair on his campaign — a striking endorsement for a candidate with no experience in city politics. “I’m running for mayor for a very simple reason,...
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A Kentucky state trooper has been reassigned after attending the Trump rally that turned into a deadly attack on the US Capitol with his family

Pro-Trump protesters clash with police during the tally of electoral votes that that would certify Joe Biden as the winner of the U.S. presidential election outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. Amanda Andrade-Rhoades/For The Washington Post via Getty Images A Kentucky state trooper has been reassigned after attending the January 6 pro-Trump rally that turned into a deadly riot at the US Capitol. The trooper attended the rally with his family but left befo...
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An NYPD official is suspended without pay after being connected to racists posts on a message board

A high-ranking official with the New York Police Department has been suspended without pay and is now the subject of an internal disciplinary process after a string of racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic posts, the NYPD confirmed.
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Miya Ponsetto reportedly investigated in the smashing of Airbnb’s door on same day as hotel dispute

The California woman accused of an attempted assault on a teenage boy in a Manhattan hotel is also being investigated in connection with damage to the Airbnb apartment where she was staying, the New York Post is reporting. Miya Ponsetto. (Ventura County Sheriff’s Office) Miya Ponsetto, 22, of Piru (Ventura County) was extradited to New York and arraigned Saturday evening on charges of attempted assault, endangering the welfare of a child, attempted robbery and attempted grand larceny, accord...
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Woman who falsely accused Black teen of stealing phone at Manhattan hotel arrested

NEW YORK >> A Southern California woman seen on video tackling a Black teenager whom she falsely accused of stealing her phone at a Manhattan hotel was arrested Thursday in her home state. Miya Ponsetto was confirmed as the woman in the Dec. 26 video by her attorney, Sharen Ghatan. She was jailed Thursday night in Ventura County, booking documents show. The New York Police Department sent detectives out to speak with her earlier Thursday. Ghatan said Ponsetto is “emotionally unwell” and remorsef...
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How pro-Trump rioters ransacked the Capitol with so little resistance

Supporters of President Donald Trump take over balconies and inauguration scaffolding at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021. Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Pro-Trump protesters entered the US Capitol and ransacked congressional offices with apparent ease on Wednesday. Capitol Police officers, whose jobs are to protect the building, were outnumbered and ill equipped, former law-enforcement officials told news outlets.  Videos posted to social media showed officers removing a fenc...
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NYPD releases video it says shows woman attacking Black musician's son after falsely accusing him of stealing her iPhone

The New York Police Department has asked for the public's help in locating a woman it says is seen in a short security video clip attacking the son of a prominent Black musician after she falsely accused the teen of taking her iPhone.
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Bulletproof vest saves NYPD officer

A New York Police Department officer who was shot in the back during a domestic violence incident in Brooklyn on Thursday was saved by his bulletproof vest in what officials called a "Christmas miracle."
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NYPD officer who was shot on Christmas Eve survived because of his bulletproof vest

A New York Police Department officer who was shot in the back during a domestic violence incident in Brooklyn on Thursday was saved by his bulletproof vest in what officials called a "Christmas miracle."
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NYPD mistakes 'likely escalated tensions' at George Floyd protests, city report says

New York Police Department officials did not anticipate the large number of protesters or violence that came at them during the George Floyd demonstrations and that, combined with insufficient staffing and lack of training, led to poor judgment and excessive force, according to a report released Friday.
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NYPD's New Robot Police Dog Will Get Special Arm For Opening Doors

The New York Police Department’s new robot dog will receive a special robotic arm for opening doors and moving objects next month, according to a new report from ABC7 in New York. The existence of the NYPD’s robot was first revealed in late October after it assisted in the apprehension of a suspect in Brooklyn. But d…Read more...
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Déjà vu: California May-Issue Gun Licensing Results in Bribery Scandal

No rest for the wicked: California Lawmakers are back to their old, anti-gun tricks again. U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Anti-gun jurisdiction maintains a restrictive may-issue firearm licensing scheme. Scheme results in alleged bribes for licenses scandal. On November 23, the Santa Clara County, Calif. District Attorney announced that a grand jury had indicted a county undersheriff and sheriff’s captain for “requesting bribes for concealed firearms (CCW) lic...
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New York City’s first African American mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

By DEEPTI HAJELA | Associated Press NEW YORK — David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City’s first African American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a riot in Brooklyn, has died. He was 93. Dinkins died Monday, the New York City Police Department confirmed. The department said officers were called to the former mayor’s home in the evening. Initial indications were that he died of natural causes. Dinkins’ death ca...
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Suspect Arrested in New York City Attack of Rick Moranis

A New York man was arrested on Saturday in connection to last month’s unprovoked attack on “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” star Rick Moranis. On Saturday afternoon, the New York Police Department tweeted that a suspect had been “apprehended and charged,” attributing the discovery to “an eagle-eyed” NYPD Transit sergeant. Thanks to an eagle-eyed sergeant […]
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NYPD will now allow people to wear religious head coverings in booking photos

The New York Police Department will now allow people to wear religious head coverings during booking photos as part of a settlement with several Muslim women who said they were forced to remove their hijabs.
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NYPD will now allow religious people to wear head coverings in booking photos

The New York Police Department will now allow religious people to wear head coverings during booking photos as part of a settlement with several Muslim women who said they were forced to remove their hijabs.
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Police cordoned off Trump Tower in New York City after Biden won the presidency

Trump Tower cordoned off. William Antonelli/Business Insider Police in New York City closed off city blocks surrounding Trump Tower following news of Joe Biden's presidential victory.  Manhattan's Fifth Avenue, along which Trump Tower is located, was left empty of cars, buses, bicycles, and people, except for police officers.  Biden surpassed 270 electoral votes by flipping swing state Pennsylvania Friday morning, paving the way forward for a Biden-Harris administration. Visit Business Ins...
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An NYPD official is under investigation after a report connects him to racist posts on police message board

A high-ranking official with the New York Police Department has been temporarily relieved of his command and placed on modified duty after a City Council investigation found evidence suggesting he was behind a multitude of racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic comments on a public law enforcement message board.
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NYPD arrests at least 30 people during protest over delayed vote counts

Protestors take to the streets as results of the presidential election remain uncertain on November 4, 2020 in New York City. David Dee Delgado/Getty Images At least 30 people were arrested in lower Manhattan during protests as states are still tallying election results.  Some protesters had set fires and clashed with police, WABC reported. Videos posted online showed police tackling and arresting protesters.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Protests have erupted across...
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The NYPD will have a Black woman as its chief of patrol for the first time

The New York Police Department, the largest police force in the country, has appointed a Black woman to be its chief of patrol.
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NYPD investigating incident where officer appears to say 'Trump 2020' over patrol car speaker

The New York Police Department is looking into an incident Saturday evening where a police officer appeared to say "Trump 2020" over their patrol car's speaker.
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NYPD investigating incident where officer appears to say 'Trump 2020' over speaker

The New York Police Department is looking into an incident Saturday evening where a police officer appeared to say "Trump 2020" over their patrol car's speaker.
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Die Hard’s John McClane Returns in Vehicle Battery Commercial

Die Hard’s John McClane returns in vehicle battery commercial While the film franchise may be most likely dead, fans are getting a different kind of action movie treat as Bruce Willis has reprised his iconic role of John McClane from the Die Hard films for a new Advanced Auto Parts commercial centered on the vehicle battery also titled DieHard. The nostalgia-fueled ad can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Jeff Bridges Revives The Dude for Super Bowl Commercial ...
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Biden’s Dangerous Gun Control Plans: Repealing Tiahrt

By Larry Keane Former Vice President Joe Biden’s gun control agenda includes plans to get rid of the Tiahrt Amendment. What does this mean? IMG: iStock-496689884 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- With the election rapidly approaching, the gun control agenda of former Vice President Joe Biden is clear. As we have covered here before, he has big plans to upend the Second Amendment and punish the heavily-regulated firearm and ammunition industry for the illegal actions of criminals. There is more to his...
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NYPD tells officers to prepare for deployment in expectation of election protests

The commissioner of the New York Police Department told all uniformed members to prepare to be deployed for protests before and after next month's presidential election, according to an internal memo obtained by CNN.
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NYPD braces for possible unrest around upcoming presidential election

The New York Police Department is training uniformed officers on responding to peaceful and violent protests ahead of November's presidential election.
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NYPD Offers $2500 Reward For Information On Man Who Assaulted Ghostbusters Actor Rick Moranis

The New York Police Department (NYPD) are offering a reward up to $2500 for information on a man who assaulted Ghostbusters Rick Moranis...
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‘Honey, I Shrunk the Kids’ Star Rick Moranis Punched in Unprovoked Attack

“Ghostbusters” star Rick Moranis was punched in an unprovoked attack on a New York City sidewalk. The actor “is fine but grateful for everyone’s thoughts and well wishes,” his rep told Variety. Footage released on Friday by the New York Police Department shows the 67-year-old being knocked to the ground after being punched in the head […]
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NYPD planned assault and mass arrest of protesters with 'kettling' tactic, Human Rights Watch says

The New York Police Department planned the assault and mass arrest of nearly 300 protesters in a Bronx neighborhood in June using a tactic known as "kettling," Human Rights Watch said in an extensive report released Wednesday.
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