New York City's Midtown Community Court is a national model for a different approach to dispensing justice.
The Bluetooth device also sends alerts to other people near the presumed bicycle thief.
Where it's "safe" to live if you're more worried about cops than criminals.
The fate of the controversial policy now rests with New York's next mayor.
Joe Lhota's "white woman clutching a subway pole with a black man in the background" moment.
A stabbing attack in New York's Riverside Park acts as a reminder about the way cities really work.
Non-war zone killings in cities in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Africa are far outpacing traditional armed conflict.
New York's not the only city with a stop-and-frisk program, or a stop-and-frisk problem.
Whole communities are burdened by fear of violent crime, while others remain blissfully ignorant, in America's most divided city.
A whopping 9,000 bikes were damaged or stolen last year, costing the Vélib' system about €1 million.
He wanted the way he ran his city to become a model for mayors everywhere. But can that idea persist once he's out of office?
Turns out, the biggest risk to casual carpoolers in Oakland is not each other.
When I was growing up, the threat of nuclear attack was always in the background. Now it's mass shootings.
Criminologists say bad economies create more crime; economists say the opposite. But recent data reveals neither explanation is right.
What could be more useless than raw homicide numbers from over a year ago?
A bad idea that won't go away.
Over the past decade, the number of African American men killed nearly matched the number who graduated from high schools ready to attend university.
Police and local reporters are slowly putting the complicated puzzle behind Ford and his strange circle of associates together.
Every detail of this story is amazing.