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Kathleen Horan

Reporter, WNYC News

Kathleen Horan appears in the following:

Blocking the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

WNYC

The city's harsh school discipline code is enforced by safety agents who work for the police department — and exacerbates tensions between police and the community they serve.

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Police Say They Have Stabbing Suspect in Custody

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

The arrest came minutes after Mayor Bill de Blasio held a televised press conference identifying the suspect and seeking the public's help.

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A Roadmap to the NYPD's Priorities

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

WNYC

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says a gunshot detection technology pilot might stem gun incidents, but a City Council proposal to hire a thousand additional officers is not feasible.

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Cops and Cameras Not Getting Along

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

WNYC

The Civilian Complaint Review Board says there's a rising number of complaints against police who ticket or arrest videographers and photographers who use their smartphones to record police activity. But cops say the shutterbugs often interfere with police work. 

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It's Now Less Dangerous to Carry a Condom in Your Pocket

Monday, May 12, 2014

WNYC

The NYPD will no longer confiscate condoms as evidence from suspected sex workers.

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One Mother, an Anti-Violence Expert and a Recipe to Lower the Body Count

Monday, May 12, 2014

WNYC

Brunilda Rivera has been on a mission to keep her 17-year-old son safe, ever since he was assaulted in a nearby park in February.

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Six Indicted After Single Largest Illegal Gun Buy in the City

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

WNYC

Six people have been indicted on more than 500 separate charges for allegedly transporting and selling firearms to undercover police officers.

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Queens Emergency Dispatchers to be Suspended After Delays

Friday, April 25, 2014

The city confirms that there were delays in dispatching EMS to a blaze that killed two four year olds last weekend.

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Bed-Stuy Residents React to #MyNYPD Twitter Fail

Thursday, April 24, 2014

When the city's police department asked Twitter users to post pictures of themselves with officers — and instead of posting smiling tourist pictures, users tweeted out photos of police officers tussling with protesters — Bed-Stuy residents weren't surprised.

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NYPD is Sued by Family of Brooklyn Teen

Friday, April 18, 2014

WNYC

The family of Kimani Gray, who was killed by the police a year ago,  is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against the NYPD. 

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Celebrating the Life of an Officer Who Rushed to Danger

Monday, April 14, 2014

WNYC

NYPD veteran officer Dennis Guerra and his partner were overcome by smoke responding to a fire in a Coney Island high-rise.

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Can This Relationship Be Saved?

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

WNYC

As the de Blasio administration attempts to reset the troubled relationship between police and communities of color, WNYC measures the progress in one neighborhood in central Brooklyn.

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A Step to End Shop and Frisk

Thursday, April 03, 2014

WNYC

Security personnel at retail stores will now call 911 instead of individual police contacts if a customer is suspected of shoplifting.

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Now Hired: The Man Who Will Look Over the NYPD's Shoulder

Friday, March 28, 2014

The police department has a new watchdog.

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Bratton Says He Marched to Honor NYPD Tradition, Not Against Gay Groups

Monday, March 17, 2014

WNYC

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton was the highest profile city official to march in the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Monday, since others in the de Blasio administration chose to stay away in protest. The parade forbids LGBT people from carrying signs or wearing paraphernalia that identifies them as gay ...

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Cops To Be Armed with Tech Tablets

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

WNYC

Deep data at their fingertips.

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Bratton: I Can March in St. Pat's and Adore Gays

Friday, February 28, 2014

WNYC

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said marching in the annual St Patrick's Day parade next month doesn’t mean he’s ambivalent about gay rights.

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Seven Steps to Adjust an Officer's Attitude

Thursday, February 27, 2014

WNYC

Listen. Be patient. Help. End on a positive note. These are some of the ways Mayor de Blasio wants his NYPD to treat New Yorkers in a post stop-and-frisk era.

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Bratton Says Mentoring Rookie Cops Will Help Community Relationships

Friday, January 31, 2014

WNYC

As the city moves toward implementing stop and frisk reforms, one effort in particular will be altered in the coming months. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the plan includes improving a program known as Operation Impact which floods high crime neighborhoods with rookie cops.

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A Stop and Frisk Agreement Inspires Guarded Optimism

Thursday, January 30, 2014

WNYC

Elected officials, civil libertarians and other New Yorkers look forward as Mayor de Blasio begins making good on his promise to end stop and frisk as we know it.

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