NYPD rolls out summer violence reduction plan day after unprecedented meeting with Mayor Adams

NEW YORK — The NYPD has started rolling out its summer violence reduction plan to address gun violence and other crimes that are surging. Starting Sunday, every borough will have at least one inspector working as a violence reduction coordinator who can quickly deploy cops and resources, CBS2’s Christina Fan reported. The Bronx has two. … Read more

New York City launches ad campaign denouncing Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ law | CNN

New York City CNN  —  New York City will launch an ad campaign in Florida denouncing a new law that opponents have dubbed the “Don’t Say Gay” law. To “celebrate the diversity and acceptance of New York City,” Mayor Eric Adams announced Monday the campaign will feature both billboards and creative ads in five major … Read more

Eric Adams says ‘emotional’ Will Smith shouldn’t have to return Oscar

Mayor Eric Adams said Wednesday that Will Smith had a “bad day” when he slapped Chris Rock during Sunday’s Academy Awards, and shouldn’t have to return the Oscar he won. During an appearance on Fox 5, Adams explained that though “violence is never the answer” Smith should not be judged too harshly on his actions when he … Read more