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WNYC News

NYPD Mulls Warnings For Low-Level Crimes

Thursday, April 30, 2015

WNYC
Bratton says city can reduce arrests without decriminalizing low-level offenses. 

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The Takeaway

Real Voices of Baltimore

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

As the city looks to heal, we're bringing you a few moments after a night of fear, violence, and heartbreak. 

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The Takeaway

Baltimore Pushed to The Brink

Monday, April 27, 2015

This weekend in Baltimore, thousands of protesters took to the streets demanding answers from police over the death of Freddie Gray. 

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The Takeaway

How Policing Changes When Everyone's Filming

Thursday, April 16, 2015

A quarter of police departments are already using body cameras or are starting to implement them, and that number is likely to grow. How do cameras change police-community relations? 

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The Takeaway

5 Things to Know Before Recording the Police

Thursday, April 16, 2015

You have a right to record. The police can't delete your videos. But you can't break other laws, like trespassing. Here's what you need to know before taping a police encounter. 

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: Filming the Police, Jane Goodall's Lifelong Work, A Culinary Computer

Thursday, April 16, 2015

The Takeaway looks at the state of technology and policing in America, Dr. Jane Goodall drops by to discuss her new film, and we cook up a recipe from IBM's supercomputer Watson.

WNYC News

'Peacetime Dividend' Means Fewer Stops, Summonses And Arrests

Thursday, March 26, 2015

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With crime near an all-time low, the NYPD might be giving more people a break.

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The Takeaway

Justice Department Taskforce Recommends Criminal Justice Reforms

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

On Monday, a Justice Department taskforce announced a series of recommendations to reform law enforcement nationwide.

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The Takeaway

Back Off: A Police Warning

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department says that he believes those stopped by police have to take more responsibility to ensure that a simple stop doesn't turn into a tragedy. 

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: 'Broken Windows' Architect, Alaskan Wildlife, and Origins of Terrorism

Monday, January 26, 2015

The Takeaway talks with the man that developed the "broken windows" theory, we look at a new proposal being pushed by President Obama, and we explore the origins of terrorism.

The Takeaway

Architect of 'Broken Windows' Defends His Theory

Monday, January 26, 2015

George Kelling, one of the professors behind the "broken windows" theory of policing, says cops should operate on behalf of citizens, not in the name of racking up arrests.

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WNYC News

Bloody Tuesday in New York City

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

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The NYPD responds to murders across the city.

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WNYC News

Black, Latino Police Groups to de Blasio: Meet Us

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

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In the midst of the noisy back-and-forth between the mayor and police unions, some voices have been conspicuously absent.

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Here's The Thing

What Makes a Good Cop?

Monday, January 19, 2015

Alec Baldwin talks to two people who have spent their entire careers trying to understand what makes good policing, and good neighborhoods.

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WNYC News

Broken Windows Might Be to Blame for Strife Between de Blasio, Cops

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

WNYC
As the mayor ends the era of excessive stop-and-frisk policing, his alternative strategy poses new problems for the NYPD.

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WNYC News

Crime Is Down — But So Is Morale

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

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De Blasio is touting record-low crime rates as he continues to face harsh criticism from some cops for not showing them enough support.

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

'Every Man For Himself': In 1961, This Is How the NYPD Trained Cops to Handle Violent Criminals

Friday, January 02, 2015

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As tensions rise between city officials and union leaders over policing tactics, hear archived tape of a sergeant teaching new recruits about the "guerrilla warfare" of fighting crime.
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From Georgia to Brooklyn, NYPD Works to Assemble Cop Killer's Profile

Sunday, December 21, 2014

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The NYPD said Sunday the ambush killer of 2 Officers told passers-by "watch what I'm going to do."

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WNYC News

Resisting Arrest in Black and White

Friday, December 12, 2014

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Records show police are far more likely to file resisting arrest charges against blacks than whites — another sign of the troubled relationship between communities of color and the NYPD.

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WNYC News

Former Civil Rights Leader Debates Students on Garner Protests

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Many of the protesters who've taken to the streets over the death of Eric Garner have been students. And not all agree the protests are helpful.

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