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CHILD SCARE: NEW INVESTIGATIVE REPORT & UNDERCOVER VIDEO EXPOSE ONGOING DANGERS IN CHILD CARE FACILITIES

CHILD SCARE: NEW INVESTIGATIVE REPORT & UNDERCOVER VIDEO EXPOSE ONGOING DANGERS IN CHILD CARE FACILITIES

CHILD SCARE: NEW INVESTIGATIVE REPORT & UNDERCOVER VIDEO EXPOSE ONGOING DANGERS IN CHILD CARE FACILITIES Senators Jeff Klein, Tony Avella & Democratic Senate Nominee Marisol Alcantara & Advocates Urge Governor Cuomo to Immediately Sign Day Care ‘Report Card’ Bill New […]

Hundreds Attend Vigil For Slain NYPD 43rd Precinct Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo

Hundreds Attend Vigil For Slain NYPD 43rd Precinct Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo

  Hundreds of people from The Bronx and New York City gathered together at a prayer and candle light vigil held at the 43rd Precinct for 19-year NYPD veteran Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo, who was shot and killed while responding to […]

by · November 9, 2016 · Crime, News, Public Safety
More Halloween Safety Tips

More Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Halloween is one of the most enjoyable days of the year for children, but parents should be aware of potential safety risks when not properly supervised. Trick-or-treaters should always have adult supervision, even if they are traveling with groups of […]

CCTV Systems for Small Businesses, Residential Buildings and Other Private Entities

CCTV Systems for Small Businesses, Residential Buildings and Other Private Entities

On Behalf Of NYPD Community Affairs The 49th Precinct Commanding Officer, Captain Keith Walton 2121 Eastchester Road Bronx, New York 10461 http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/precincts/precinct_049.shtml Help Us-Help You CCTV Systems Small Businesses, Residential Buildings and Other

James P. O'Neill, NYC's 43rd Police commissioner

The Bronx Chronicle Welcomes NYC’s 43rd Police Commissioner, James P. O’Neill

  James P. O’Neill was appointed the 43rd police commissioner of the City of New York by Mayor Bill de Blasio today. He had served previously as chief of department, the NYPD’s highest uniformed rank. He was instrumental in developing the […]

Democrats In Congress Sit-In to Demand A Vote on Gun Violence

Democrats In Congress Sit-In to Demand A Vote on Gun Violence

Democrats In Congress Sit-In to Demand A Vote on Gun Violence WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman José E. Serrano joined fellow House Democrats’ sit-in on the House Floor to demand that Speaker Ryan and House Republicans allow a vote on bipartisan […]

ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness

ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness

ATV, Dirt Bikes and Motorcycle Awareness    The NYPD is working hard to stop the dangerous conditions created from the illegal use of ATVs, dirt bikes and motorbikes throughout the City. As the weather gets warmer, we acknowledge the desire […]

BREAKING NEWS: Applegate Recalls Chicken Nuggets

BREAKING NEWS: Applegate Recalls Chicken Nuggets

Applegate® Working With USDA to Recall Chicken Nuggets   BRIDGEWATER, N.J., March 5, 2016 — Applegate is working with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to recall approximately 9,000 packages of Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets after a handful of consumers reported […]

Deputy Mayor Dr. Herminia Palacio delivers a local version of SOTC 2016. Photo credit: The Bronx Chronicle

STATE OF #OURCITY ROAD SHOW CAME TO THE BRONX [Video]

New Deputy Mayor Dr. Herminia Palacio returned to her hometown to promote Mayor Bill de Blasio’s #OurCity housing, health, homelessness and public safety agenda. Dr. Palacio, the de Blasio administration’s Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services, updated local southwest Bronx […]

DUANE READE, WALGREEN TO OFFER NALOXONE WITHOUT PRESCRIPTION THROUGHOUT NYC

DUANE READE, WALGREEN TO OFFER NALOXONE WITHOUT PRESCRIPTION THROUGHOUT NYC

Duane Reade, Walgreen Company will begin dispensing naloxone without a prescription in the 300 Duane Reade and Walgreens stores citywide, and approximately 450 pharmacies statewide, beginning today, bringing naloxone availability without a prescription to more than 650 pharmacies citywide.    […]

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Black Ice Advisory Issued

As nighttime temperatures drop to near or below freezing throughout the week, melted snow can turn to ice/black ice causing dangerously slick driving conditions     New York, NY — The National Weather Service forecasts daytime temperatures Tuesday through Friday […]

Winter Storm Dumps 27 Inches of Snow on City, Clean Up Underway

Winter Storm Dumps 27 Inches of Snow on City, Clean Up Underway

Alternate Side Parking Suspended through Friday, January 29   NEW YORK—Saturday’s winter storm dumped 26.8 inches of snow in Central Park–the second largest total since 1869. Mayor Bill de Blasio urged New Yorkers to refrain from travel except when necessary […]

by · January 24, 2016 · Government, News, Public Safety
Winter Storm Jonas for Saturday night. Photo courtesy Theweatherchannel.com

Winter Storm Jonas is Coming: Here’s How to Prepare

Jonas is coming to town! No, not the those Jonas (sorry fans). Winter Storm Jonas is expected to hit NYC at around 4am on Saturday and last until Sunday afternoon. While Washington D.C. is expected to get the brunt of […]

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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission To Study Hoverboards Safety

WASHINGTON, DC  — The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is looking into dozens of fires involving hoverboards, which are also called smart boards or self-balancing boards. Many of these fires occurred indoors and could have resulted in serious injuries if not for […]

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PA James Introduces Legislation to Protect Pedestrians in New York City

Outdated Law Gives Drivers Right of Way During Crosswalk Countdown NEW YORK — Public Advocate Letitia James announced new legislation to protect pedestrians crossing at intersections in New York City. Current law states that as soon as a flashing red […]