The family of slain National Guardsman Noel Polanco has reached a $2.5 million settlement in their wrongful death lawsuit against the city.
BY MEAGHAN MCGOLDRICK AND MELISA STUMPF Sunset Park activists have released a video that they claim shows a New York City police officer “Groping, brutally body slamming then choking a teenager at the 45th Street train station in Brooklyn.” The video was unveiled at a press conference held by La Casita Comunal de Sunset Park. [...]
An NYPD officer was shot in Harlem just before 4:30 p.m. today, police said. The officer was shot in the left arm during a chase with a perp that left the suspect dead. The perp, a black male in his 50s, was shot in the chest and declared dead on the scene, according to police. [...]