Judges fail to back Adams’ drive to curb big crime on NYC subways

Judges fail to back Adams’ drive to curb big crime on NYC subways

The sun still rises in the east, and, equally as shocking, quality-of-life policing in the subways still works, now that we’re trying it again. Mayor Eric Adams’ push to prevent big crime in the subways by stopping small crime yielded several quality arrests last week — but these “successes” point up a failure: The arrestees … Read more

How much proof do we need that NY’s justice system is a sham?

How much proof do we need that NY’s justice system is a sham?

New York can breathe a sigh of relief as Officer Dennis Vargas, our eighth police officer shot on duty in just five months, recovers at home with the family he nearly left behind. Vargas and his partner’s actions exemplify the type of dangerous work we ask our officers to perform every day to curb the … Read more

Mayor Eric Adams calls on New Yorkers to fight crime

Mayor Eric Adams calls on New Yorkers to fight crime

These are lightly edited remarks Mayor Eric Adams made Monday night at the Association for a Better New York’s 17th Annual Spirit of ABNY Celebration. I’m just so concerned about America. It’s not only New York. I don’t know what has happened to us as a country. And it just bothers me so much that … Read more