Topic: NYPD

Eric Garner and Michael Brown Join MLK as Civil Rights Martyrs on New Yorker's Cover 'Dream of Reconciliation' also includes slain officer Wenjian Liu

Over the past year, race relations in America have been more volatile than at almost any time since the 1960s, a fact The New Yorker's cover next week will highlight…

January 16, 2015, 4:38 PM EST

Should the NYPD Even Do Twitter Marketing? While experts say 'yes,' the stats suggest 'yikes'

The New York City Police Department created the social media bedlam moment of the week on Tuesday when it asked Twitter users to share pictures of cops with the hashtag…

April 24, 2014, 2:43 PM EDT

NYPD's Feel-Good Twitter Attempt Goes Awry Photo contest backfires

The New York Police Department's social media staffers were probably sick of the occasional negative imagery of NYC's Finest on Twitter, so they thought they'd turn the idea on its…

April 22, 2014, 8:32 PM EDT

NYPD Now Scanning Facebook, Instagram Photos to Identify Criminals Felons, be careful what you post

If you're thinking of committing a felony in New York City anytime soon, keep an eye on how many photos of you are floating around on Facebook and Instagram. The…

April 3, 2013, 10:04 AM EDT

Street Artist Behind Hacked NYPD 'Drone' Attack Ads Speaks Out 'Essam' on dropping a bomb with parodies

Meet "Essam." The dude caused a stir by plastering NYC with hundreds of satirical posters. Some of his work, which apes Apple's silhouette iPod ads, criticizes the NYPD's aerial obsessions…

September 25, 2012, 8:26 AM EDT