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“People are like snowflakes,” says private detective Michael McKeever. The son and grandson of New York City police officers, McKeever, upon graduating from college, decided he wasn’t “cut out for the grizzly side of life.” Instead, he hunts down cheating spouses, does surveillance in fraud cases and looks for people who have gone missing.
Reed Dunlea captured video of arrests made during a Manhattan protest in support of demonstrators in Baltimore decrying the case of Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody.
Tired waiting for repairs, frustrated tenants at one of the city’s biggest public housing developments filed suit charging conditions there are “a danger to their life, health or safety.”
Twenty tenants of Castle Hill Houses in the Bronx sued NYCHA, asking a judge to force repairs of moldy bathrooms, leaky pipes and broken elevators.