Tag: NYPD

Man Convicted of Killing NYPD Cop from Long Island

Jurors found a Queens Village man guilty on Thursday of fatally shooting a New York City police officer from Massapequa during a traffic stop two years ago.

3-Ex NYPD Cops from Long Island Charged With Bribery

Three former New York City police officers from Long Island were implicated in an alleged scheme to rush gun permit licenses in exchange for bribes, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

NYPD Det. Masturbated in Victims’ Rockville Centre Backyards, Cops Say

Village of Rockville Centre police arrested 46-year-old Robert Francis of Queens on Sunday after receiving a call about a suspicion person.

NYPD Agrees to More Civilian Protections in Muslim Surveillance Settlement

The revised settlement amends the Handschu Guidelines from 1971, which protect civilians from politically motivated investigations.

NYPD Cop from Long Island Charged With Sexting Girl, 16

A 38-year-old New York City police officer from Ronkonkoma was arrested over the weekend for reportedly sending a 16-year-old girl a video of himself masturbating, reports and records show.

Thousands Pay Tribute to Hero Cop Steven McDonald

NYPD Det. Steven McDonald, of Malverne, died Tuesday, 30 years after he suffered a life-changing injury when a 15-year-old in Central Park shot him three times, leaving McDonald paralyzed.

How Websleuths & Filmmakers Sparked A Revelation In Gilgo Murders Case

When the biggest story in years broke this month in the unsolved Long Island Serial Killer case, few noticed that an online community of crime buffs and two filmmakers sparked the revelation.

In Trump Meeting, Rep. King Calls for Muslim Surveillance Designed After...

After the Sept, 11, 2001 attacks, the NYPD created a massive surveillance operation—aided by at least one CIA operative—directed at Muslims. It led the police department entrusted with policing the five boroughs to stretch its increasingly growing intelligence apparatus to Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut and even parts of Pennsylvania.

Thousands Mourn Slain NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo on Long Island

Thousands of police officers from around the nation descended upon Massapequa to join family, friends and colleagues of slain New York City Police Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo in mourning at his funeral Thursday.

NYPD Sgt. from Valley Stream Charged With Bribery

A New York City police sergeant from Valley Stream was arrested for allegedly taking cash bribes, limo rides and liquor bottles in exchange for expediting gun license applications, federal prosecutors said.