Tap social media to crush gang culture: NYPD to Scotland Yard

Scotland Yard must tap social media sites more effectively to dismantle and quash gang culture in London by tracking the electronic footprints left by the goons, according to New York police officers.

Spying on US Muslims by NYPD was legal: Judge

A federal judge has ruled that the New York Police Department`s surveillance of Muslims in New Jersey was a lawful effort to prevent terrorism, not a civil rights violation.

Real-life `superheroes` fighting crime in New York

A secretive group of real-life `superheroes` is fighting crime, poverty and lending a helping hand to those in need on New York`s streets.

New York Police issues memo to clarify Indians are Asian too

A person`s race is noted in police reports when a crime suspects are described by a victim. It is also noted on UF-250s - the stop, question and frisk reports.

Photo of New York police officer`s generosity goes viral

A photo of a New York City police officer helping a barefoot homeless man on a frigid November night by buying him new boots and socks, has gone viral on the web.

Muslim spying led to no leads, terror cases: NYPD

Police hoped the Demographics Unit would serve as an early warning system for terrorism.

Mayor asked to permit NYPD Sikhs to wear turban

New York city Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been asked to allow Sikhs to wear turban and sport a beard in the New York Police Department.

Documents show NYPD infiltrated liberal groups

The records show how, since the attacks of September 11, 2001, counterterrorism tactics have been used to monitor even lawful activities.

Monitoring of Muslim students sparks outrage

Yale University is objecting
to the monitoring of Muslim student association websites by
the New York Police Department.

NYPD built secret files on mosques outside NY

NYDO officers fanned out across Newark, clicking pics and eavesdropping on conversations of Muslims.

`US trainee cops shown explosive video on Muslims’

The 72-minute film titled `The Third Jihad` has been seen
by at least 1,489 police officers.

`Respect us, we will respect you`: Muslims to NYPD

Hundreds of Muslims prayed in a lower Manhattan park and marched to New York Police headquarters.

Angry over spying, Muslims say: `Don`t call NYPD`

Activists in New York are fed up with a decade of the police spying on the innocuous details of the daily lives of Muslims.

NYPD infiltration of colleges raises privacy fears

Investigators have been infiltrating Muslim student groups at colleges, monitoring their Internet activity.

Lawyers seek info on police unit that eyed Muslims

US civil liberties groups are
asking a judge to force the New York Police Department to turn over documents about its efforts to spy on and infiltrate the Muslim community.

NYPD’s ‘short skirts could get women raped’ warning sparks outrage

Women in the American city of Brooklyn have been left outraged after being told by some New York Police Department officials not to wear short skirts as it could get them raped.

Police could take down plane if needed: NYPD chief

The chief of the New York Police Department says city police could take down a plane if necessary.

`NYPD scanned 250-plus mosques, student groups`

Since 9/11 attacks, the police has built
one of the most aggressive domestic intelligence

NY police simulates Mumbai attack

The NYPD simulated a 26/11 type attack to gauge its preparedness in the event of a similar strike.

`Awlaki is the most dangerous man in world’

NYPD`s assessment is based on Awlaki’s longstanding links to terrorism.