NYPD Officer Daniel Panteleo Fired Five Years After Killing Eric Garner


Five years after applying an illegal chokehold to Eric Garner, police officer Daniel Pantaleo has been fired from the New York Police Department. A senior law enforcement official confirmed to The Daily Beast Pantaleo’s dismissal. On Monday, New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill will announce the firing of Pantaleo. The firing comes as a […]

NYPD Drops Case on Brooklyn Commander Who Ordered to ‘Shoot [50 Cent] on Sight’


An investigation was opened for the New York City Police Department after a Brooklyn commander ordered 50 Cent’s assassination. The officer told his officers to “shoot on sight” during an official meeting in reference to the Queens rapper. The case was reportedly closed and the mogul isn’t at all surprised considering the NYPD behave like […]

Dame Dash Turns Himself in Over 400K in Outstanding Child Support


After three years of failing to stand before a judge for an outstanding child support warrant, former Roc-A-Fella Records exec Dame Dash turned himself into the NYPD today to face the authorities for any claim that they may have against him. Dash alleges that he doesn’t owe the child support and he’s only turning himself […]

Former NYPD Officers Accused of Raping Teen May Avoid Charges

Former NYPD Officers Accused of Raping Teen May Avoid Charges

The Brooklyn District Attorney’s office wants to pursue a new indictment against the two former New York Police officers accused of handcuffing and raping a teenager. The New York Post reports that prosecutors are asking rand jurors to consider charging the former officers with bribery and official misconduct, not counting the forcible rape, sexual assault, […]

NYPD Admits To Surveilling #BlackLivesMatter Protestors


The NYPD was backed down by a state judge who ruled that the department must answer to a public records request about its surveillance of Black Lives Matter protesters’ cell phones and social media activities. State Supreme Court Justice Arlene Bluth agreed with members of the civil group on Monday, rejecting the NYPD’s argument that […]

NYPD Sergeant Who Supported Colin Kaepernick Blocked From A Promotion


NYPD Sergeant Edwin Raymond was looking forward to being promoted after he scored No. 26 out of 1,325 sergeants on the lieutenants’ test. However, Raymond claims he was not promoted because of his support of Colin Kaepernick. The NYPD did not comment on Raymond’s claims, but a senior police official said: “the department received complaints […]

NYPD Sgt. Edwin Raymond Believes He Isn’t Getting a Promotion Because He Stands With Colin Kaepernick

NYPD Sgt. Edwin Raymond Believes He Isn't Getting a Promotion Because He Stands With Colin Kaepernick

NYPD Sgt. Edwin Raymond believes he isn’t getting a promotion because he is a  Colin Kaepernick supporter. Raymond told the New York Daily News he believed that holding a press conference to support the former quarterback’s stance on police violence was the reason he was not promoted, despite scoring number 26 out of 1,325 sergeants on the lieutenants’ […]

NYPD Union Offers $500 Reward to Bystanders Who Help Detain Violent Suspects


Last week, the union for NYPD sergeants announced a $500 reward for citizens who come to the aid of cops in violent confrontations with suspects resisting arrest. Officials with the Sergeants Benevolent Association said at a news conference that the reward program would take effect immediately and be advertised around the city on special billboard […]

I Can’t Breathe: Eric Garner Killed By NYPD Four Years Ago Today


On July 19, 2014, unarmed Staten Island resident Eric Garner was taken down to the ground by police officers, and eventually died after an officer applied an outlawed chokehold known as the “seat belt.” Daniel Pantaleo, who is white, put Garner in the lethal chokehold, which is banned under NYPD policy. The heavyset Garner, who […]

Tekashi 6ix9ine is Under Investigation for Chief Keef Shooting


The NYPD wants to know if Tekashi 6ix9ine had any role in the attempted shooting of Chief Keef. TMZ reports that the NYPD is trying to figure out if the Brooklyn rapper had any connection to the two men who shot at the Chicago rapper outside the W Hotel in Times Square. Although 6ix9ine was in […]

Mayor De Blasio Tells NYPD To Stop Arrests For Smoking Weed In Public


Mayor Bill de Blasio says he wants the New York Police Department to stop arresting people for smoking pot in public and instead hand out summonses. In a statement released Sunday, the Democratic mayor says the city must plan for the eventual reality of marijuana legalization and the “public safety, health and financial consequences involved.” […]

Report: Cardi B’s Security Beat Up Over Zealous Fan After Met Gala

Report: Cardi B's Security Beat Up Over Zealous Fan After Met Gala

Cardi B’s security guards are being accused of putting the paws on an over enthusiastic fan after the Met Gala last night. TMZ reports that around 2:00 AM while the “Bodak Yellow” rapper was leaving the star-studded event a fan stopped her requesting a autograph. The fan claims Cardi turned them down, but he continued […]