- Court nixes release of New York chokehold death testimony Updated: Jul-29-15 11:07 pm
NEW YORK - The public can't see the testimony a grand jury weighed before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, an appeals court said Wednesday, citing longstanding reasons for grand jury confidentiality.
- Police: Crash kills 19-year-old woman on Staten Island Updated: Jul-27-15 5:35 am
NEW YORK - Police say one woman is dead and two others are hospitalized after the car they were in hit a pole on Staten Island.
- Photo of guns, possibly paintball, spurs brief alert in NY Updated: Jul-17-15 6:32 pm
NEW YORK - Police were alerted and a Coast Guard station was locked down briefly after a photo surfaced of people carrying what appeared to be assault rifles near a bridge. But authorities later said there appeared to be no threat and the weapons may have been paintball guns.
- Officer hurt in deadly wrong-way crash plans to sue city Updated: Jul-15-15 3:07 pm
LINDEN, New Jersey - A New Jersey police officer who survived a wrong-way crash that killed two other people in March is planning to sue his city over its handling of an earlier drunk-driving case against the officer who was allegedly intoxicated at the time of the crash.