The officer has been placed on modified duty and an internal investigation is underway, multiple sources confirmed to BuzzFeed News.
Sandy Hook Elementary Was Evacuated After A Threat On The Sixth Anniversary Of The Shooting Massacre
Police told local media that the threat has not been deemed credible. The school was reportedly closed for the day.
Former Bloomberg Employees And Their Conspirators Were Charged With Stealing More Than $15 Million From The Company
The former employees allegedly received kickbacks in the form of cash, custom barbecues, stainless steel appliances, and lavish landscaping from allegedly complicit subcontractors.
Four Former Bloomberg Employees Were Charged With Bribery And Will Be Arrested In An Alleged Construction Fraud Case
Sources said that former employees of a construction company and a metal and glass business were also charged.
A Registered Nurse Told First Responders He Couldn’t Breathe. He Died After Waiting Almost 20 Minutes For a Second Ambulance.
“The system failed me,” Quam Ahmodu’s father told BuzzFeed News. Officials said they did nothing wrong.
The Cop Said He “Slipped.” The Video Shows Him Forcing An 11-Year-Old Girl To The Ground. He Wasn’t Punished.
Confidential department documents show that then–NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton shut down disciplinary proceedings. The officer has also shared Facebook posts that denigrate black people and Muslims.
Pipe Bombs Were Sent To Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN, And Prominent Democrats In An Act Of Terrorism
"It appears that an individual or individuals sent out multiple similar packages," said an FBI official.
Two of the seven officers arrested Wednesday have been docked vacation days in the past after allegations of serious misconduct, secret files exclusively revealed by BuzzFeed News show.
The state’s attorney general is seeking documents and information on payments to victims as part of its civil probe into the church.
The Trump Organization's Chief Financial Officer Was Granted Immunity In Michael Cohen's Prosecution
Allen Weisselberg has worked for the Trump Organization for more than 40 years.
Sgt. Ritchard Blake has been fired from the NYPD and is under investigation for possible criminal charges over the shooting.
The New York lawmaker faces federal charges of insider trading and lying to the FBI, along with his son and son's future father-in-law.
Sgt. Ritchard Blake was disciplined in 2011 for engaging “in a physical altercation,” according to secret disciplinary records previously published by BuzzFeed News.
BuzzFeed News found in March that the NYPD allowed officers to keep their jobs following serious acts of misconduct.
After a BuzzFeed News investigation, the NYPD said it would release limited information about police officer discipline. The union has so far blocked that from happening.
“These limitations frustrate our ability, not only to prepare for trial, but to make early assessments of witness credibility.”
The unusual request came as BuzzFeed News was preparing to release thousands of secret disciplinary records.
BuzzFeed News is making public a huge cache of the New York Police Department's disciplinary records, revealing for the first time which employees have been charged with misconduct and what punishment, if any, they have received. The information is an important tool for people accused of crimes and for officers who feel they were punished excessively, but the department has fought hard to keep it secret.
Officers' names. Disciplinary charges. Punishments. This huge trove of secret disciplinary records is available and searchable for the first time.
For decades the outcomes of the NYPD’s disciplinary hearings for officers accused of misconduct were made public. But lawyers for the NYPD argued in court Wednesday that that was a mistake and state law forces them to keep the information secret.