Azi Paybarah

Council bill requires publication of NYPD patrol guide :

According to a draft of the City Council’s agenda, Garodnick’s bill would “requir[e] the publication of the NYPD patrol guide.”

Bio: Azi Paybarah is a reporter for Capital. He has covered politics for The New York Observer, WNYC, The New York Sun and the New York Press.

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Three city lawmakers agree to take crowd-sourced questions

Electeds who join agree to answer one or two questions per month, based on popularity. In order to be answered, questions have to reach a minimum threshold of support.

Feb. 5, 2014

 
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Central Park Five expects ‘substantial’ city settlement

Shortly after Mayor Bill de Blasio promised a “swift resolution” to the Central Park Five case on Tuesday morning, a lawyer representing the exonerees suggested a settlement would have to include a "substantial" financial payout from the city.

Feb. 4, 2014

 
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Playbook: De Blasio squeezed on AIPAC and St. Pat’s

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Feb. 4, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: New pressure on St. Pat’s parade

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Feb. 4, 2014

 
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Echoing Christie, Giuliani prosecutes Wildstein

Giuliani added, “Could he be telling the truth? Anybody could be telling the truth. Are there indications that he’s not credible? Yes.”

 

 

Feb. 3, 2014

 
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Sharpton’s new spokeswoman: Jacky Johnson

She’s a native of Oakland, CA and you can follow her on Twitter at @JackyJ.

Feb. 3, 2014

 
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Playbook: De Blasio’s media moment; NYC mourns the best Willy Loman

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Feb. 3, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio heads to the ‘Daily Show'

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Feb. 3, 2014

 
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Bratton says he’ll change, not end, Operation Impact

"The goal," Bratton said, is to have rookies get into "precinct assignments and have Opeartion Impact move toward a largely overtime operation or, using officers who are very familiar with the area [that also] have some intimacy with an area rather than a lot of officers who have really no experience with an area being asked to go in cold with limited supervision."

Jan. 31, 2014

 
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John Miller vows to dispel some NYPD mysteries

Deputy commissioner for intelligence says some secrets aren't necessary

Jan. 31, 2014