NYPD

File photo of a New York Police Department car. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutors: Cannibal Cop Wanted to Eat Germantown Woman

Kimberly Sauer of Germantown is among the group of women a cannibal New York police officer plotted to kidnap, cook and eat. She learned of the plot on Facebook.

02/27/2013

A U.S. District Court is reviewing a case against NYPD that accuses them of "intense" surveillance tactics against Muslims. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Civil Rights Case Accuses NYPD Of Illegal Surveillance Of Muslims

The New York Police Department’s focus on Muslims has renewed the political surveillance of the 1960s and ’70s that was banned under a landmark legal ruling, according to a new court filing by civil rights lawyers.

02/04/2013

A protestor affiliated with Occupy Wall Street holds a sign fashioned as a birthday cake on September 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Occupy Wall Street’s First Anniversary

Occupy Wall Street made the world aware of Wall Street’s nearly-obscene inequities. But, unfortunately, that has been about it. How much has really changed because of the 12-month-old movement?

09/17/2012

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House Democrats Slam Bloomberg Over NYPD Muslim Spying Program

House Democrats are criticizing New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg for what they called his “underhanded and unprofessional” response to criticism of the New York Police Department’s spying programs.

04/02/2012

A New York Police Department (NYPD) van is viewed on Jan. 26, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

White House Pumped Millions Into NYPD’s Muslim Surveillance Programs

Millions of dollars in White House money has helped pay for New York Police Department programs that put entire American Muslim neighborhoods under surveillance.

02/27/2012

Ray Kelly Commissioner of the NYPD (Photo Credit: read STAN HONDA / AFP / Getty Images)

CIA To Pull Officer From NYPD After Internal Probe

The inspector general opened its investigation after a series of AP articles that revealed how the NYPD, working in close collaboration with the CIA, set up spying operations that put Muslim communities under scrutiny

01/27/2012

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