Mayor Eric Adams is dramatically ramping up his strategy to address New York City’s homelessness and mental health crisis by directing police and emergency medical responders to force individuals ...
In part, they allow police officers to involuntarily remove people experiencing a mental health crisis from streets and subways — even if they do not pose an imminent threat to themselves or others.
As the mayor turns up the heat on how his administration tackles the rise in homelessness, city data shows his encampment sweeps result in modest gains.
The Police disproportionately arrested people of color in the first half of this year, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder told Nassau County's Public Safety Committee ...
Applications for New York City’s gifted and talented program open next month — roughly one year after former Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the program would be phased out and replaced. Education ...
The Department of Justice has accused Edwin Skepple of giving false information to the Small Business Administration to secure funds through a pandemic program meant to aid small businesses in ...
Dapper Dan, a fashion icon whose brand-logo designs during the 1980s caught on among hip-hop stars, says he felt inspired to remove the stigma surrounding hoodies.
The new director of rodent mitigation will be based in City Hall and paid a salary between $120,000 to $170,000.
Transit ridership in New York is down roughly 40% from before the pandemic, costing the MTA billions in lost fares.
In settling a 2017 class-action lawsuit, the city agreed to make payments of $3,500 for every instance between October 2014 to October 2022 that a detainee was not released within three hours after ...
In my view, the elections in 2018, 2020 and 2022 represent a clear repudiation of Trumpism and political extremism on the right.” ...
Because it's really expensive to live here and there's limited space for tossin' the disc, here are your end-of-day links: city employees charged with pandemic loan fraud, Dave Matthews is the Gen-X ...