Philip K. Eure appointed first NYPD inspector general
The city has appointed its first NYPD inspector general.
Philip K. Eure has been tapped to independently oversee the police force. The position was created after a judge's ruling last year in the case over the NYPD's controversial stop-and-frisk policy.
The City Council approved the watchdog position, overriding a veto from former Mayor Michael Bloomberg and despite opposition from...