Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, right, listen during a press conference after attending a promotion ceremony for police officers, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in New York. Even as New York’s police department takes heat for its tactics in the outrage over the Eric G…
NEW YORK — Even as New York’s Police Department takes heat for its tactics in the outrage over the Eric Garner choke-hold case, year-end crime statistics show two clear trends: low-level arrests are holding steady and overall crime continues to fall.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, seen over an officer’s left shoulder, and Mayor Bill de Blasio, at podium, say “broken windows” has boosted safety.
FILE-This Jan.9, 2013 file photo shows Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaking with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio known for arresting hundreds of immigrants in the country illegally on charges of finding work using fake or stolen identities is planning to close the controversial squad tha…
Maricopa sheriff will disband controversial squad.
She claimed her five-day detention at an immigration office in Arizona was an illegal arrest.
PASCUA YAQUI INDIAN RESERVATION — Tribal police chief Michael Valenzuela drove through darkened desert streets, turned into a Circle K convenience store and pointed to the spot beyond the reservation line where his officers used to take the non-Indian men who battered Indian women.
Whether two Border Patrol agents went from protectors to perpetrators, as prosecutors say, or were simply following orders will be determined by the jury in a trial that is expected to last a couple of weeks.
Juan Bosco shelter worker Robert Morales collects banned items, including pens, pencils, knives and nail clippers, from a group of mostly Honduran migrants as they head to the evening's meal of beans and potatoes,
Fewer Mexicans are crossing to the United States illegally, while the numbers of people from other regions, mostly Central America, keep rising, Border Patrol data shows.
Changing-room photo leads to man's arrest
WASHINGTON — The Drug Enforcement Administration says a two-year series of investigations targeting the Sinaloa and Juarez drug cartels and violent street gangs has resulted in 3,780 arrests and the seizure of some 375,000 pounds of drugs.
2 teens arrested in alleged threats