| Jan 1, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The bizarre claim from the New York City Patrolmen's Benevolent Association that Mayor Bill de Blasio's sympathy with demonstrators against racially-motivated police violence somehow contributed to the tragic deaths of two city police officers...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 11:43 AM
Your Dec. 28 editorial, "Renewed determination," about violence on the Peninsula, seems to have most of the ingredients to attack this scourge.
New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton's comments on CBS' Face the Nation add more. About current...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:23 PM
Police, firefighters, political leaders and regular New Yorkers stood in long lines in icy rain Saturday and will gather again Sunday to pay tribute to Officer Wenjian Liu, one of two policemen gunned down in an attack that widened a rift between police...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:12 AM
Two New York City police officers responding to a robbery in the Bronx were shot and wounded Monday night, and a manhunt was still underway hours later for a pair of suspects, authorities said.
The shooting happened just after 10:30 p.m. on East 184th...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Hot Property was just a kernel of an idea when Ruth Ryon proposed it in 1984 to Dick Turpin, then-editor of The Times' Real Estate section. The reporter thought there could be a column in the short stories she had started writing on notable people and...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Los Angeles police arrested 183 protesters overnight Tuesday -- a much larger number than in other major cities in the nation on the second night of protests over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting case.
Los Angeles Police...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:58 AM
NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday the metropolitan area remains under threat of terrorist attack, and that commuters will see an increased security presence in the city and at transit points as a result.
Cuomo and New Jersey Gov....
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:49 PM
HARTFORD — Connecticut State Police will increase their presence at Metro-North and Amtrak rail lines along with Bradley International Airport, but it is not in response to a specific credible threat, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:10 PM
For the first time in more than a decade, Los Angeles is on course to end the year with an increase in violent crime, police statistics show.
The city's overall violent crime total is up 7.6% so far this year compared with the same time in 2013,...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A hatchet-wielding attacker charged a group of New York City police officers posing for a photograph on Thursday, wounded two, one critically, before the assailant was shot dead, police said.
The officers were on foot patrol when they were asked by a...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Acknowledging that law enforcement alone had failed to end homelessness on skid row, officials launched a city-county initiative Tuesday to bring social services and enhanced cleanups to the 50-block downtown Los Angeles district.
"The seriousness of...