COVID New York City update: Manhattan judge rules vaccine mandate invalid for PBA members

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — A judge has ruled that New York City’s COVID vaccine mandate is invalid because it applies to members of the Police Benevolent Association. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Lyle Frank ruled that the city cannot fire PBA members for failing to vaccinate, instead suggesting that the city make vaccination requirements part … Read more

New York City Mayor Eric Adams plans to return to transit patrols of a single NYPD officer, much to the fury of the union

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — The NYPD will effectively double the police patrol area on the subway by no longer requiring two officers to patrol together, Mayor Eric Adams revealed to Bill Ritter on the Eyewitness News program “Up Close.” “. The new strategy, to be formally announced in the coming days, will return to … Read more

Court restores New York police ban – CBS New York

Court restores police restraint ban in New YorkCBS New York New York Supreme Court ruling restores law banning police officers from using chokeholds during arrestsCNN Court Upholds Ban on NYPD Use of Respiratory Restriction HoldsThe New York Times NYC ‘Aperture Law’ Banning Police Restrictions RestoredUSA TODAY See full coverage on Google News