As the man turned to leave, gasoline spilled onto the floor after being confronted by security guard. Photograph: NYPD Twitter

A 37-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday night after walking into St Patrick’s Cathedral in New York with two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and(...)

In a surveillance video still image from  New York City Police, a man tries to find an  engagement ring he had  just dropped down a utility grate on New York’s Times Square.  Police have managed to find the ring and identify the couple. Photograph: NYPD/AP

New York City police on Sunday located a tourist couple whose unlucky marriage proposal went viral after their engagement ring fell down a Times Squar(...)

This undated sketch provided by the New York City Police Department on Sunday shows a suspect believed to have shot the leader of a mosque and his assistant in New York. Photograph: New York Police Department via AP

Police in New York searching for a man who shot dead the leader of a mosque and his assistant have released a sketch of the suspect. The imam, fathe(...)

Dutch justice minister Ard van der Steur answering questions about intelligence failures in the lead-up to the terrorist attacks in Brussels on March 22nd. Photograph: Bart Maat/EPA

At 10.14am on July 14th, 2015, Turkish officials sent two emails to two European embassies in Ankara: one to the Belgians and the other to the Dutch. (...)

Luke  Waters: portrays what it’s like being “on the job”. As well as describing the luck of being Irish in the NYPD, Waters describes the politics within the NYPD as well as the heartbreak and the frustrations

Luke Waters from Finglas retired as a detective in 2013, not from the Garda Síochána, but from the New York City Police Department. His first a(...)

A  handout photo of  New York police department officer Brian Moore, who died on  Monday from injuries received when a man shot him in the head on Saturday. Photograph: New York Times

A New York City plainclothes police officer who was shot in the head died on Monday, the fifth officer shot dead in as many months amid anti-law enfor(...)

Mick Jagger and designer L’Wren Scott pictured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in  2011. File Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

The Rolling Stones have cancelled their planned concert in the Australian city of Perth after the death of the fashion designer L’Wren Scott, t(...)