An advocacy group, citing 14 such fatalities, is pressing the NYPD to change its policy on fatal accidents that involved reckless driving and demanding that police file criminal charges in those cases.
The New York Times reports on a new plan for improving pedestrian safety on Manhattan’s east side.
Steve Vaccaro and Transportation Alternatives push for harder sentences for drivers who kill pedestrians.
Manhattan residents demand action after a series of pedestrian deaths.
Inadequate laws contribute to Manhattan DA Cy Vance’s failure to properly prosecute drivers who kill cyclists.