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Criminal Justice Reporter — Wall Street Journal

Write about cops, robbers & criminal justice in NYC for @WSJ. Focus on the NYPD. FCI trained cook. Sharing meals on Instagram: @pervaizistan

NYPD Commissioner William Bratton Says He Won’t Serve Two Terms

wsj.com — New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton said Thursday that he won't remain in the post for a full eight years, should Mayor Bill de Blasio be re-elected in 2017. Speaking at a breakfast event Thursday morning in Manhattan, Mr. Bratton, 67 years old, said, "I will not be commissioner for 6½ (more) years.
Jul 23, 2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says he "will not" stay with mayor for 8 years if Bill de Blasio is re-elected. on.wsj.com/1CSLZuI

Jul 23, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says he "will not" stay with mayor for 8 years if Bill de Blasio is re-elected. on.wsj.com/1CSLZuI

Jul 23, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says he "will not" stay with mayor for 8 years if Bill de Blasio is re-elected. on.wsj.com/1CSLZuI

How a Suspect Slipped the NYPD

wsj.com — Almost immediately after he escaped from police custody on June 23, outrunning detectives who chased him from a Harlem precinct into a nearby apartment building, Tareek Arnold began harnessing help for his getaway.
Jul 21, 2015

A helpful acquaintance, a dark van and a getaway driver named Cheese. How Tareek Arnold eluded the NYPD wsj.com/articles/how-a…

Jul 21, 2015

RT @carriemelago: A helpful acquaintance, a dark van and a getaway driver named Cheese. How Tareek Arnold eluded the NYPD wsj.com/articles/how-a…

Jul 22, 2015

Grateful for this fascinating +detailed @pervaizistan story on the other NY prison break that got much less attention on.wsj.com/1JwhPua

Jul 22, 2015

An escaped prisoner evaded NYPD for nearly a month with help from friends, including a getaway driver named "Cheese." on.wsj.com/1JwhPua

Six Shot During Party at Bronx Park

wsj.com — Gunfire inside a Bronx public park injured six people late Sunday night when a dispute at a cookout led at least one person to pull a gun and begin firing, authorities said. Five men and a woman were injured in the shooting, police said. None of the injuries were considered life threatening.
Jul 20, 2015

Six people shot during cookout in a Bronx park after dispute escalates to gunfire around midnight this morning. wsj.com/articles/six-s…

Teenager Arrested in Rape of 82-Year-Old Woman

wsj.com — The teenager wanted in connection with the rape of an 82-year-old woman in Brooklyn was taken into custody early Friday after officers tracked him through a new cellphone he had obtained since the incident, authorities said. Police had been hunting for Asa Roberts, 18 years old, since Monday, when he allegedly sneaked inside the woman's home in Brighton Beach as she was outside sweeping.
Jul 17, 2015

Teenager wanted for raping an 82-year-old woman in Brooklyn arrested after mom gives NYPD his new cell phone number. on.wsj.com/1LrnGFy

Jul 17, 2015

18yo suspected of raping 82yo fled cops via fire escape, fences, backyards, then said 'I'm turning myself in' on.wsj.com/1LrnGFy

Chattanooga shooting suspect’s trip to Jordan scrutinized

marketwatch.com — Counterterrorism investigators are looking closely at a monthslong trip the Chattanooga shooting suspect took to Jordan in 2014 to determine if he had contact with any extremists or traveled to other countries, according to people familiar with the investigation. Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez, 24, spent about seven months in Jordan last year, according to one person close to the investigation.

Chattanooga Shooting Suspect’s Trip to Jordan Scrutinized by Authorities

wsj.com — Counterterrorism investigators are looking closely at a monthslong trip the Chattanooga shooting suspect took to Jordan in 2014 to determine if he had contact with any extremists or traveled to other countries, according to people familiar with the investigation. Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez., 24, spent about seven months in Jordan last year, according to one person close to the investigation.
Jul 17, 2015

sources: Feds scrutinizing Chattanooga suspect's months-long trip to Jordan last year wsj.com/articles/chatt…

Jul 17, 2015

RT @WSJbreakingnews: Investigators are looking at 2014 trip Chattanooga shooting suspect took to Jordan on.wsj.com/1LqioKr

Jul 17, 2015

RT @DevlinBarrett: sources: Feds scrutinizing Chattanooga suspect's months-long trip to Jordan last year wsj.com/articles/chatt…

Jul 17, 2015

RT @DevlinBarrett: sources: Feds scrutinizing Chattanooga suspect's months-long trip to Jordan last year wsj.com/articles/chatt…

Jul 17, 2015

Investigators looking closely @ trip Chattanooga shooting suspect took to Jordan to see if he had extremist contacts wsj.com/articles/chatt…

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Man Shot Inside Manhattan Diner

wsj.com — A 24-year-old man was injured after he was shot inside a Manhattan diner early Thursday morning, police said. The victim was sitting in a booth at the City Diner on Broadway on the Upper West Side when the gunman entered at about 3:45 a.m., police said.
Jul 16, 2015

I still can't get over that someone gets shot in the head at a diner and it reopens in three hours wsj.com/articles/man-s…

Percentage of New Black Officers Hits 20-Year Low

wsj.com — NYPD analysis finds African-Americans make up less than 10% of graduating police academy class The class of police academy graduates that will enter the New York Police Department on Thursday includes the smallest percentage of newly hired African-American officers in the past two decades.
Jul 02, 2015

Minority report: Percentage of new black cops in NYPD hits 20-year low on.wsj.com/1CbFxyN

Jul 02, 2015

Just 10% of the latest class of NYPD officers are black, the lowest percentage since 1996. on.wsj.com/1CNmfKI

New York City Crime Drops in June

wsj.com — NYPD cites 'significant turnaround,' but homicides, shootings still up in year's first half The New York Police Department on Wednesday touted a "significant turnaround" in crime in June as the city looks to combat a surge in shootings and homicides through the first half of the year.
Jul 02, 2015

RT @WSJNY: Last month marks lowest-crime June since the NYPD began keeping detailed numbers in 1994 on.wsj.com/1Iw8PJl

Jul 03, 2015

RT @WSJNY: Last month marks lowest-crime June since the NYPD began keeping detailed numbers in 1994 on.wsj.com/1CNZJ4w

Escaped prisoner Matt shot and killed in N.Y. state; hunt continues for fellow escapee Sweat

marketwatch.com — Police shot and killed on Friday one of the two convicted murderers who escaped an upstate New York prison and had been on the run for almost three weeks, according to two officials. Richard Matt was shot and killed by police near Lake Titus in Franklin County, N.Y., a person familiar with the matter said.
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Jul 23, 2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says he "will not" stay with mayor for 8 years if Bill de Blasio is re-elected. on.wsj.com/1CSLZuI

Jul 22, 2015

An escaped prisoner evaded NYPD for nearly a month with help from friends, including a getaway driver named "Cheese." on.wsj.com/1JwhPua

Jul 22, 2015

RT @WSJ: Watch how the routine traffic stop of Sandra Bland escalated in this police dashboard video on.wsj.com/1Ikq4yS

Jul 21, 2015

RT @carriemelago: A helpful acquaintance, a dark van and a getaway driver named Cheese. How Tareek Arnold eluded the NYPD wsj.com/articles/how-a…

Jul 20, 2015

Six people shot during cookout in a Bronx park after dispute escalates to gunfire around midnight this morning. wsj.com/articles/six-s…



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