public safety

SPECIAL REPORT: Without a Badge

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Private Eye Aims For Answers

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

“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.



Baltimore Unrest’s Local Echoes

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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.



Marguerite Ward, in a video for Voices of NY, talked to protestors about complaints over the loaded language used by some media outlets to describe the reaction to Gray’s death.

NYCHA Tenants Fight Back

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

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.


Ex-Gang Members Fight Violence

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

NYCHA Tenants Demand Repairs

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

UWS Traffic Safety Fears Grow

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

SPECIAL REPORT: The Rap Sheet Trap

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Ex-Cons Trapped in Paper Prison

Monday, February 23rd, 2015