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The probe will assess whether the SVD engages in a “pattern or practice of gender-biased policing," according to the DOJ.
Jun 30, 2022
Essential workers say curfews put them at risk of police violence, even though they were exempt.
Jun 12, 2020
The city has created the structural conditions that have engendered disproportionately high rates of infection and death among its Black and Latinx residents.
TS Candii, Darializa Avila Chevalier
Apr 22, 2020
The mayors of New York, Chicago, and San Francisco wrap themselves in the language of progressivism, but when it comes to the criminal legal system they’re Trumpian.
Nov 04, 2019
Aug 20, 2019
Banishing people from the subway will only marginalize them without addressing the problem.
Apr 01, 2019
Critics say New York’s new interrogation recording law falls short.
Mar 14, 2019
Officers say the language used now is more subtle but still encourages numbers-driven policing.
Dec 12, 2018
An 11-month prosecution of a ‘forcible touching’ case in Manhattan sharply diverges from the office’s treatment of Harvey Weinstein, defense attorneys say.
George Joseph, Simon Davis-Cohen
Aug 29, 2018
The City Council member now eyeing a run for Queens DA has a record of supporting reform, but some critics aren’t convinced.
Aug 07, 2018