Day: November 29, 2011

Top Stories

New NYPD Data Raise Concerns over Racial Disparities in NYC

November 28, 2011 – Police arrested or ticketed approximately four students each day in New York City public schools from July through September, according to a New York Civil Liberties Union analysis of new NYPD data. About 94 percent of students arrested were black or Latino; nearly 83 percent were male. “The data raise concerns […]readmore

City Politics

New York State Assemblyman William F. Boyland, Jr. Charged with

Recordings Capture Boyland Soliciting More Than $250,000 in Bribes, Accepting Thousands in Bribes Solicited and Accepted Following Earlier Bribery Arrest — Loretta E. Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, and Janice K. Fedarcyk, Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, today announced […]readmore