MTA tests new protective partitions for bus operators
Transit workers are on the front lines as they move around New York City.
They never know what they will have to deal with during their shift, and assaults are a real concern.
Police said nine out of the 10 people arrested were issued summons for disorderly conduct, “which is in lieu of arrest.” One person was arrested for assaulting a police officer, resisting arrest, assault, disorderly conduct and obstruction of government admin.
Dozens of family members, friends, and community activists rallied outside Jersey City City Hall Wednesday night, demanding justice for Drew Washington.
Washington was shot and killed inside his home by Jersey City Police on Aug. 27 amid a mental-health emergency. Washington’s family said they called for a crisis intervention team to help the 52-year-old, but none were available.
Amid the growing popularity of micro-mobility vehicles, a series of collisions between bikes and pedestrians in the city has recently proved deadly. Upon taking a closer look at how officials are addressing the uptick, PIX11 found enforcement skyrocketing.