Ray Kelly

Apr 162013
City, Neighborhood On Edge After Boston Marathon Explosions

NEWS: New York City law enforcement and national security officials are on high alert after a series of apparently coordinated explosions ripped through crowds of spectators and participants near the finish line of yesterday’s Boston Marathon.

Mar 262013
City Plans To Narrow Fourth Avenue As Golden, PBA Lobby Against Gentile-Backed Speed Camera Program

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: As the NYC Department of Transportation unveils a series of traffic-calming measures for Fourth Avenue to mixed reactions, State Senator Marty Golden and the police union are lobbying Albany lawmakers to nix a speed camera demonstration program previously approved by the New York State Assembly.

Jan 252013
Following National Trend, NYC Murder Rate Drops To All-Time Low

NEWS: Murder, which is believed to be the most difficult crime statistic to fake, has once again fallen to an all-time low in New York City, with homicides at a 52 year low for Brooklyn.

Oct 242012
Golden NYPD Letter Contradicts Statement On Mosque Spying

POLITICS: At a recent candidate forum, State Senate hopeful Andrew Gounardes pointed out some contradictory statements by his opponent Marty Golden about the NYPD’s mosque surveillance program.

Jan 272012
Sarsour: Screening of Islamophobic Film To Police Officers Part Of A "Larger Pattern Of Religious and Ethnic Bias"

BAY RIDGE, POLICE & FIRE: The director of a Bay Ridge-based Arab-American organization has called on Police Commissioner Ray Kelly to step down over his role in appearing in an anti-Muslim film, having it screened during mandatory counter-terrorism training sessions, and for the program of surveillance aimed at Arab and Muslim communities in New York.