NYPD cops walk away from men trying to start fight

A group of men berated NYPD cops in Manhattan and challenged at least one of them to a fight — but the officers appeared to take the high road, video of the incident posted on Twitter shows.“I didn’t pull out my gun,” one of the cops can be heard saying

NYPD will bring armed officers back to Queens schools

The NYPD has reversed its decision to remove armed officers from three Queens high schools.The move comes a week after The Post’s report on the cops’ ouster — and parents’ fury over the decision — went viral. An NYPD representative from the 111th Precinct announced at a schoolDistrict 26 meeting Friday

MTA booth hit with ‘large stone’ in failed robbery: cops

A would-be crook chucked a big rock at an MTA token booth in Lower Manhattan as part of his futile efforts to rob the clerk inside, cops said.The clerk was counting money inside the booth at the East Broadway ‘F’ train station around 10 p.m. Wednesday when the suspect walked

Cuffed woman managed to grab cop’s crotch at police station

She shouldn’t have copped this feel.A woman got a little too frisky with a Bronx police officer when she squeezed his crotch with both hands — while cuffed from behind — at a station house, according to police sources and a criminal complaint.Adriane Dejesus, 40, allegedly pulled the behind-the-back

NYPD cops can’t stop ‘testilying’: report

NYPD cops have been caught “testilying” on more than two dozen occasions since January 2015 — with some giving inaccurate accounts about witness identifications and others falsely claiming under oath that they watched drug deals and other crimes happen, according to a report.The false testimony cases were uncovered during an

Doctors charged in alleged painkiller kickback scheme

Five New York doctors were busted Friday for allegedly pocketing more than $800,000 in kickbacks to prescribe a highly addictive painkiller spray that’s been linked to patient deaths, according to a newly unsealed indictment.Arizona-based drug company Insys Therapeutics allegedly paid the doctors — Gordon Freedman, Dialecti Voudouris, Jeffrey Goldstein, Todd

Lawmaker demands removal of parole board members who freed cop killer

Gov. Andrew Cuomo must remove the state Board of Parole members who voted to free cop-killer Herman Bell, state Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan demanded Thursday.“Herman Bell is a callous and depraved cop-killer who took the lives of two police officers just because they wore the uniform. He has forfeited

Killer who gunned down NYPD cops in 1971 to walk free

A cold-blooded cop-killer who gunned down two of the New York’s Finest nearly half a century ago was paroled and will soon walk out of prison a free man, The Post has learnedDomestic terrorist Herman Bell — who fancies himself a “political prisoner” — was one of a trio of

Releasing cop-killer is a betrayal to my family

We have been betrayed. Letting a cop-killer out of prison is a betrayal to police officers who are putting their lives on the line now. It is a betrayal to the citizens of the United States to let killers out among us to kill again.Herman Bell hasn’t changed. None of

Uber driver shot in robbery is clinging to life

A tough-as-nails cabbie is clinging to life after a passenger shot him seven times during a robbery early Saturday in The Bronx, police said.Jeffrey Cisnero Camacho, 26, picked up the street-hail fare near the corner of Boston Road and Fish Avenue in Williamsbridge around 12:45 a.m.When they reached their destination

Police hunting for suspects in trio of violent senior robberies

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding the creeps responsible for three separate, violent robberies targeting seniors — one of which left a 70-year-old Bronx man in critical condition.In that vicious mugging, five men jumped the elderly man inside his building near Beach Avenue and Archer Street in

Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The Post on Thursday.Terrance Briggs, 27, tried to reconcile with Olivia Callender, the mother of 1-year-old Laylay, on Tuesday night

Student with ‘no friends’ threatens to shoot up high school

A distraught Queens student threatened to shoot up his high school in a warning etched on a desk because the student has “no friends,” police said Thursday.The disturbing note was found at Forest Hills High School around 11 a.m.“I’m going to shoot up the school on Friday,” the student scrawled.

NYPD Medal of Valor found in thrift store jewelry purchase

AKRON, Ohio — A thrift shopper in Ohio says she found a New York Police Department Medal of Valor inside a $4 bag of mixed jewelry.The Akron Beacon Journal reports 47-year-old Lori Kline found the medal after purchasing the bag at an Akron thrift store in December. The medal had

NYPD cop busted for heroin trafficking

An NYPD officer was busted Tuesday for trafficking heroin after returning from Massachusetts with $50,000 stashed in her car, authorities said. More On: heroin Mom who had heroin-addicted baby sentenced in his death Drug dealer arrested in doctor's fatal heroin overdose Restaurant stands by its needle-disposal bins in bathrooms Schneiderman announces takedown of violent drug ring Officer

Here’s how an NYPD cop killer got parole

Cop-killer Herman Bell was granted parole after finally admitting that he isn’t a “political prisoner” — just a murderer, according to the Parole Board’s decision.“There was nothing political about the act, as much as I thought at the time. It was murder and horribly wrong,” Bell is quoted as saying

Toddler among four shot dead in Brooklyn

A child and three adults were shot in the head and killed in a Brooklyn apartment on Wednesday morning, police said. The four victims – three adult men and one young, female toddler – were discovered by a relative around 5 a.m. inside a fourth-floor apartment of a building

Parents up in arms after NYPD removes cops from schools

The last NYPD cops assigned full-time to New York City public schools are being moved out — despite nationwide calls for heightened security in the wake of last month’s Florida shootings.As the nation mourned the 17 victims of the school massacre at Parkland, Fla., the NYPD was removing Sgt. Raul

Man dies in mom’s arms after Brooklyn shooting

A 24-year-old man was shot outside his Brooklyn apartment early Saturday, and died in his mother’s arms as she desperately tried to save his life, according to cops and his family.Police found O’Neal Mosley with gunshot wounds to his torso and leg outside of the Armstrong Houses on Clifton Place

Murder suspect immediately ratted out friend: cops

An NYPD detective testified Thursday that he heard one of the men accused of the bloody 2016 slaying of a Hofstra grad in a swank Midtown co-op rat out his buddy almost immediately during police interrogation.“I just punched him,” Detective Mark Chen recalled defendant Lawrence Dilione telling cops after he,

Number of weapons confiscated from schools rises dramatically

The knives are out in city schools.More kids were busted for knives and boxcutters in the fourth quarter of last year than in any quarter over the past two years, according to NYPD statistics.The number of blades recovered during school incidents over that stretch jumped by 55 percent compared with

New York cops: We haven’t let Weinstein off the hook

The NYPD says it’s keeping the heat on Harvey Weinstein — and pointed the finger at the Manhattan district attorney to explain why the accused rapist still hasn’t been arrested.“We are still accumulating evidence. It’s going very, very well. We have people who are getting ready to go to grand

Off-duty detective fatally shoots man trying to rob gas station

An off-duty detective fatally shot a man who was trying to rob him and an attendant at a Brooklyn gas station on Monday night, cops said.The cop was filling up his gas tank on Remsen Avenue in Canarsie when he witnessed one person robbing the gas station at gunpoint, according

NYPD cops who lie and steal get slap on the wrist, report reveals

Dozens of NYPD employees caught committing serious infractions, including lying under oath and using excessive force, between 2011 to 2015 were let off with barely a slap on the wrist, according to a new report.Citing “hundreds of pages of internal police files” obtained from an anonymous source, Buzzfeed reports that

Former NYPD top cop doesn’t support arming teachers

The former head of the NYPD says “no” to the idea of arming school teachers with guns.“I know there’s been a discussion about arming teachers,” former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly told John Catsimatidis on Sunday morning’s The Cats Roundtable on AM 970. “As a general policy, I would say no.

NYPD needs to let the public know more about police discipline

Are New Yorkers entitled to know the details of disciplinary hearings against police officers? The state’s highest court is going to decide that question — and we hope it comes out for full transparency.That’s why The Post and other local news media support the New York Civil Liberties Union’s ongoing

Cops hunting armed crooks in violent robbery spree

Police are searching for a pair of gun-toting crooks behind a stick-up spree that’s spanned two months and 10 stores across Brooklyn and Queens, netting over $16,000. The duo’s robbery rampage began around 5:05 a.m. Jan. 6, when they pulled a gun inside the Super Laundromat on Coney Island Avenue near