Former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly addresses critics of the department’s counter-terrorism and ‘stop, question and frisk’ tactics. Kelly also talks about the current state of politics in the city and what the de Blasio administration is doing right, and what it isn’t.
Author and sports journalist David Krell shares the story of how 60 years ago, the Dodgers brought the first and only World Series win home to Brooklyn.
Mayor Bill de Blasio tapped Minerva Tantoco for the city’s first chief technology officer in September 2014. Now after one year in the new role, we check in to see how she’s helping grow tech-sector jobs and prepare New Yorkers to fill them.
We celebrate a Mets trip to the World Series, discuss Vice President Joe Biden’s non-presidential run and get a sneak peek at the upcoming season of “StarTalk” with host and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. Plus, we remember James Brown at the Apollo.
For the first time in 15 years, the New York Mets have clinched the National League pennant and are heading to the World Series. We highlight the star players with SB Nation’s Amazin’ Avenue editor Chris McShane and sort out what’s next for New York’s new all-stars.
Horse carriages are an iconic new York sight, but the practice is heavily debated. We discuss the issue from both sides with animal rights activist Jane Velez-Mitchell and horse carriage owners. Plus, former NYC Police and Corrections Commissioner Bernard Kerik speaks about his mission to reform our criminal justice system after his experiences on both sides of the prison bars.
In an in-depth conversation with MetroFocus host Jack Ford, former New York City Police and Corrections Commissioner Bernard Kerik discusses the rising tensions over the city’s police force and his mission to reform our criminal justice system after his experiences on both sides of the prison bars.