Police brutality concerns come to life in the Bronx

Police brutality does not occur often, but there are instances in which a police officer goes over the line and takes things too far. Last week, during the late evening hours, a 14-year-old boy was handcuffed outside a store in the Bronx. The teen, along with another, had been arrested for the assault of a […]

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New York nursing home abuse not always investigated

Despite the fact that there are more nursing home residents in New York than any other state in the U.S., it is investigating fewer complaints of abuse than other states are. Since nursing home abuse is a critical issue in states throughout the country, it is important for family members, as well as watchdog programs, […]

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Bizarre car accident injures woman

No two car accidents are the same, regardless of how much damage is done or how many people are injured. In some cases, a car accident involves multiple vehicles. In other cases, only one car is involved. In some additional cases, a car injures a pedestrian. A recent car accident story out of West New […]

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Advocates Say Video Shows Bronx Police Misconduct

New station NY1 recently reported on a video the station exclusively obtained showing what appears to be misconduct by the NYPD. The video shows the arrest of a 19-year-old Bronx teen earlier this year. After being put in rear handcuffs, the teen is punched by one officer, and kicked by another officer after the teen […]

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17 charged in New York nursing home abuse case

When people are in the care of a nursing home, they expect to be treated with respect at all times. Unfortunately, some establishments hire people who do not believe in providing this type of care. Nine nursing assistants and eight nurses have been charged with misdemeanor and felony counts for a pattern of negligence against […]

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