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Councilmember Robert Cornegy gives his perspective on rising gun violence in New York City and the alleged relationship between the increase in shootings and the decline in stop and frisk.VIDEO
In 1895, Theodore Roosevelt was appointed NYC police commissioner, and set off to clean up the decidedly sin-loving town. But sin wasn't going down without a fight.
According to City Council Member Daniel Dromm, chair of the Immigration Committee, immigrant prisoners at private detention centers -- like the one in Jamaica, Queens -- are often subject to abuse.
City educators and advocates share their predictions -- and their hopes -- for what makes it into Bloomberg's State of the City address.