Staten Island Advance



Aug. 11, 2017 PBA endorses Kamillah Hanks in North Shore Council race
June 5, 2017 2 NYPD officers injured within hours, 1 in critical condition
Apr. 27, 2017 Cop union hands out opioid-abuse bulletins at ferry
Mar. 6, 2017 Man convicted in 2015 slaying of Police Officer Randolph Holder
Feb. 1, 2017 Patrol cops to wear body cameras by 2019 under tentative labor deal
Jan. 11, 2017 NYPD hero Det. Steven McDonald dies; spoke to hundreds of Staten Island school children
Jan. 6, 2017 Frightening weapons, gunshots and a manhunt: How the story unfolded


July 26, 2016 Better protection for cops: $7.5M for new helmets, vests
June 29, 2016 PBA declares contract impasse, hopes for labor mediation resolution
June 3, 2016 Higher pay for cops? PBA ads slam city on NYPD salaries
May 19, 2016 City's cops need mayor's support
Apr. 12, 2016 Union: 'Racial diversity' linked to low pay in NYPD
Mar. 15, 2016 Union survey shows NYPD morale low under de Blasio


Nov. 11, 2015 Police union to protest draft contract at Gracie Mansion
Oct. 25, 2015 Making things tougher for cops helps nobody (commentary)
Oct. 21, 2015 Union head: Death should mark 'new day of respect' for cops
Oct. 19, 2015 Editorial on NYPD use-of-force policy was way off base (letter to the editor)
Oct. 15, 2015 CCRB head wants more cameras watching NYPD officers
Sept. 1, 2015 Police union endorses Michael McMahon for district attorney
Aug. 17, 2015 Grateful nation owes sick 9/11 survivors lifelong medical help
Aug. 12, 2015 Gillibrand: Timing is key for extending Zadroga Act
Apr. 29, 2015 Firefighters, police officers plan march on City Hall
Mar. 26, 2015 PBA's Pat Lynch calls for boycott of Lillo Brancato movie: Asks 'people not to support this thug'
Jan. 13, 2015 PBA: 'Dysfunction and anti-police bias' at Civilian Complaint Review Board
Jan. 7, 2015 Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will investigate the recent decline in police activity.
Jan. 4, 2014 Police officers from across the country attend wake for Wenjian Liu in Brookly


Dec. 31, 2014 Mayor's meeting with police union leaders 'productive' but with 'no resolve'
Dec. 28, 2014 PBA head Patrick Lynch calls national police response for Officer Rafael Ramos 'overwhelming'
Dec. 27, 2014 Massive, moving funeral held for slain Officer Rafael Ramos
Dec. 23, 2014 PBA's Pat Lynch: 'blood on many hands...all the way to the mayor's office'
Dec. 17, 2014 PBA boss should drop bid to ban mayor from police funerals (editorial)
Dec. 4, 2014 NYPD officers feel 'thrown under the bus' by mayor's response to Garner decision, report says
Dec. 4, 2014 Despite Eric Garner grand jury decision, NYPD officers say they feel city 'wouldn't have our back'
Dec. 4, 2014 Eric Garner grand jury: PBA president says there are 'no winners' in decision
Nov. 14, 2014 Bill making chokeholds illegal introduced in City Council
Oct. 8, 2014 NYPD officers are using more chokeholds, and mostly aren't being disciplined, CCRB report finds
Sept. 9, 2014 NYPD commissioner to ask for more than 1,000 new police officers
Aug. 22, 2014 Public Advocate Letitia James proposes body cameras for NYPD cops on patrol
Aug. 4, 2014 Chokehold cop Daniel Pantaleo 'distraught' over Eric Garner's death, according to report
Aug. 2, 2014 Eric Garner's death caused by chokehold, ruled a homicide, medical examiner says
July 27, 2014 Sharpton says he's planning march across Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to protest Eric Garner's death
July 20, 2014 NYPD officer stripped of his gun, badge over chokehold of Eric Garner, police say
Apr. 30, 2014 Police unions, city square off in court on racial profiling law


Nov. 24, 2013 Staten Island officers receive “Finest of the Finest” awards from NYPD union
Sept. 5, 2013 Patrolmen's Benevolent Association endorses Staten Island Republicans Oddo, Ignizio and Matteo.
May 8, 2013 GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota apologizes for remarks about Port Authority cops
Apr. 25, 2013 Police relief fund donates $50,000 to family of Staten Island cop killed by Hurricane Sandy


Sep. 18, 2012 Staten Island Democratic state Sen. Savino endorsed by law enforcement unions
May 3, 2012 NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactics on Staten Island yield flood of arrests
May 3, 2012 2 Staten Island cops are honored for their bravery in face of danger


Jun. 30, 2010 Don't spare cop-killer Ronell Wilson's life on 'mere technicality,' head of cop union says


Oct. 19, 2009 NYC police union backs Bloomberg for 3rd term


Oct. 3, 2008 Police unions give support to McMahon
Sep. 29, 2008 New Contract May Ease NYPD's Hiring Woes
Aug. 22, 2008 City cops' pay to take quite a hike in new contract
May 20, 2008 New cop pact raises rookies 10Gs
Apr. 23, 2008 PBA's move infuriates Mayor Bloomberg
Mar. 20, 2008 Mandatory budget cuts could hurt Staten Island DA's office
Feb. 1, 2008 Slain cop, sad partner among officers hailed by PBA


Oct. 20, 2007 PBA throws weight behind Donovan
Jan. 25, 2007 More city cops defecting for higher pay
Jan. 7, 2007 NYPD: Pay us more and more will sign up


Aug. 4, 2006 The Ground Zero lie


Oct. 22, 2005 Island cop guilty in fatal shooting


Jul. 10, 2004 Activists call for more cops
Feb. 11, 2004 2 councilmen defend police commissioner


Dec. 5, 2003 Feds could fund better radios for cops, firefighters
Jul. 30, 2003 Accused killer's lawyer rips D.A. for seeking death penalty
May 20, 2003 Cops told: Keep up ticket blitz


Dec. 7, 2002 Judge dismisses case against man accused of shooting officer
Sep. 5, 2002 Cops get contract, but little is settled
Aug. 17, 2002 Can’t buy groceries with a pat on back’
Aug. 11, 2002 Schumer wants raise for cops, firefighters
Jul. 12, 2002 PBA wants ex-cops to hit the books, teach children
Jun. 29, 2002 Family demands no parole for militant who killed cop