Harlem’s Dickens And Other Electeds Introduce “Right To Record Act”

Right to Record Act recroppedOn July 14, Council Member Jumaane D. Williams, Deputy Leader, and Council Member Helen Rosenthal, Chair of the Committee on Contracts, held a press conference to announce the introduction of the “Right to Record Act”. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: What The Data Really Says About Police And Racial Bias

police-protest-racial-disparity-bias1In an alarming that reaches from Harlem to Hollywood is a story written by Kia Makarechi for Vanity Fair Magazine reports that as the nation reels from a series of high-profile fatal shootings of black men by police officers, many have decried the lack of readily available data on how racial bias factors into American policing. Continue Reading →

Police Deploy In NY After Paris Attacks

695521a8f3931cb987a76416144acee9bb20aa06New York went on a heightened state of alert Friday, deploying counter-terrorism police reinforcements to crowded places and French interests after attacks in Paris killed at least 39 people. Continue Reading →

Church of Scientology Of Harlem Works With Community

Scientology_womanIn an initiative to combat gun violence in East Harlem and beyond, the Church of Scientology of Harlem is inviting members of the community to join them in a distribution of the non-religious moral code The Way To Happiness (TWTH). Continue Reading →

NYPD Finds Gun Used To Kill Officer In Harlem

randolph holder in harlemDivers searching the Harlem River recovered a gun “consistent” with the weapon that was used to kill a police officer during a foot chase in Harlem on Tuesday, the New York Police Department said on Sunday. Continue Reading →

Shooting/Stabbing on Lenox Avenue And 116th Street

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September 10, 2015, 1:28 AM

A shooting was reported to the New York Police Department (NYPD) that a male was shot at 100 West 116th Street, Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Stabbing And Shooting 115th Street In Harlem

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August 19, 2015 7:47 PM

On Lexington Avenue and 115th Street their was a shooting and stabbing. The New York Police Department (NYPD) were mobilized for a person who was shot and stabbed in East Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Very Serious Assault In West Harlem, NY

assualt in harlemOn Friday, August 8th, 2015 at 10:43 pm, there was a report of a violent crime on Amsterdam Avenue and 107th Street in Harlem, New York.
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Harlem’s ‘One Righteous Man’ By Arthur Browne

arthur browns bookAn early reader of this portrait of Samuel Jesse Battle harkened back to the Old Testament, verse three of Psalm 106: “Blessed are they who observe justice, who do righteousness at all times!” Continue Reading →

NYPD Search For Escaped Prisoner In Harlem

stabbing and perpOn June 24th, 2015 at 8:05 PM, a search and chase for perpetrator of a crime at 362 West 134th Street, Harlem USA, NY.

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