Public Safety

Remembering Officer Ramos

On Sat., Dec. 27th, a funeral service was held for slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos, with thousands of officers, community activists and residents filling the streets to pay respects. Ramos, a Puerto Rican native who had been with the NYPD for two years, was killed in the Bedford-

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“The worst day of my life”
“El peor día de mi vida”

Two NYPD officers were shot dead in Brooklyn on Sat., Dec. 20, after they were ambushed in their patrol car by an armed man.
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Never forgotten
Olvidados jamás

A medida que los vientos invernales soplan a través de la ciudad, los neoyorquinos buscan dirigirse al interior de sus hogares...
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Pained at Presbyterian
Doloridos en el Presbyterian

Cuando Jay Mazur fue a la sala de emergencias del Hospital New York-Presbyterian con dolores severos en octubre de este...
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Advocates protest Manhattan Institute
Defensores protestan contra el Instituto Manhattan

Homeless people and their allies led a rally at the Manhattan Institute this past Wed., Dec. 11th and marched inside the organization’s offices ...
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“Feels like open season”
“Se siente como temporada de caza”

Una protesta del norte del condado contó con las banderas de Puerto Rico y la República Dominicana.

A Staten Island’s grand jury’s decision on Dec. 3rd to not bring charges against New York Police Department (NYPD) Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner drew disappointed and angry protestors...
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Cut from a different CLOTH
CLOTH, una organización diferente

Los jóvenes de Washington Heights están siendo protegidos de problemas como la falta de vivienda y la falta de escuelas, protegidos por CLOTH.
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“The City We Need to Be”

Eric Garner's death was a terrible tragedy that no family should have to endure. For many across our city and our nation, yesterday's grand jury ruling compounds feelings of grief with dissatisfaction and anger. As we reflect on the weeks leading up to yesterday's decision and prepare our path forward, I want to share a snapshot...

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No indictment in Garner case

A Staten Island grand jury has voted to not file criminal charges against New York City Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo. The 43-year-old Garner was killed in July after Pantaleo placed him in a chokehold while attempting to arrest him for selling loose cigarettes. Pantaleo was stripped of his badge and gun following Garner’s death.

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Mayor de Blasio reacts

“This is a deeply emotional day – for the Garner Family, and all New Yorkers. His death was a terrible tragedy that no family should have to endure. This is a subject that is never far from my family’s minds – or our hearts. And Eric Garner’s death put a spotlight on police-community relations and civil rights...

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“The fight is not over”

The nation's eyes focused on Ferguson, Missouri on the evening of Monday, November 24, after a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the August shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. As protestors in Ferguson burned businesses and cars...

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Bound in grief, and in clamors for justice
Desoladas y clamando justicia

Hace tres meses, Caroline Jiménez, de 22 años, despertó de una inusualmente buena noche de descanso para recibir una devastadora noticia...
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