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Case Solved through Crime Stoppers Tip

Case Solved through Crime Stoppers Tip

Thanks to a tip made to Crime Stoppers, an armed robber who has been targeting elderly women in Brooklyn and Queens has been arrested.

The suspect was wanted in connection with eight robberies targeting senior citizens. Earlier in the month, the suspect attacked a 91-year-old woman in Park Slope, approaching her with a gun. In March, an 84-year-old woman was beaten in her Brooklyn home when the suspect hit her so hard that he broke her nose. Most of his victims were in their 80s or 90s, and […]

2016 Gala


2016 Gala

The New York City Police Foundation hosted its 2016 Gala on Thursday, April 7, at the Waldorf Astoria, where the Foundation, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton honored Brian Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America, and paid tribute to members of the NYPD who have served with distinction.

“Now, perhaps more than ever, it is imperative that the NYPD receives all of the resources it needs to keep New York City the safest big city in the world,” said Susan Birnbaum, President & CEO of the New York City Police Foundation. “We […]

2016 State of the NYPD



On January 20, 2016, more than 250 New York City Police Foundation supporters and NYPD executives gathered at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel to hear Police Commissioner William J. Bratton deliver his “State of the NYPD” address. Commissioner Bratton reported that the NYPD is changing how it does business—changing how it connects with the public, how it relates to its officers, and how it keeps the residents, visitors, and workforce of this city safe.

Read more about today’s event at: NYPD News

Commissioner Bratton’s Letter to the Editor: New York Daily […]

Building Trust Through Communication

Members of the NYPD leadership team met with business leaders in Brooklyn today, December 8, 2015, to discuss ways the two groups can work together to keep New York City safe. The meeting, coordinated by the New York City Police Foundation, was part of a broad communication effort promoting a two way dialogue between the police and the communities it serves.

The business leaders were given presentations on the new and innovative approaches the NYPD is taking to ensure that the Department is protecting New Yorkers from criminals and emerging threats while also developing sustainable relationships with communities to foster […]