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Five most recent columns

March 20, 2017
Sgt. Hugh Barry: Will He Testify?
A Bronx grand jury is set to hear evidence against Sgt. Hugh Barry, a white officer who fatally shot a mentally disturbed, 66-year-old, black woman who, the eight-year NYPD veteran says, attacked him in her apartment with a baseball bat.

March 13, 2017
Love and Pizza in Bronx Criminal Court
A different approach to the way NYC tackles low-level offenses is taking root in Bronx Criminal Court — the brainchild of a cop turned judge.

March 6, 2017
Richard Haste and the NYPD's Communication Problem
Sometime this month, the NYPD is expected to formally discipline NYPD Officer Richard Haste.

February 27, 2017
Kim Royster: It's All in the Spin [Cont]
Was it the old boys’ network at 1 Police Plaza or a sisterly squabble that led to last week’s transfer of NYPD Assistant Chief Kim Royster? And does her diminished role indicate she is no longer a favorite of the police commissioner or of City Hall?

February 20, 2017
Trump and de Blasio: Soul Brothers?
They may be ideological opposites but President Donald Trump and Mayor Bill de Blasio have more in common than you might think.

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