NYPD beat: stripped of his gun and badge

A Bronx cop was stripped of his gun and badge amid allegations that he was drunk on the job Thursday — and as a photo emerged of him passed out in the stationhouse locker room with his beer belly exposed,


Last year, Evans criticized longtime PBA President Pat Lynch for spending $13,000 in union funds on pricey steak dinners.

“I live paycheck to paycheck,” he griped.

As far as dishonors go getting stripped of your gun and badge is right there with getting played for a chump by a scheming porterhouse. Tough stuff. Straighten up and fly right, Sarge!

Yuletide beat: Fat n’ famous


“When he got done, he said, ‘Lay off the hamburgers and french fries’ and that really just disrespected me, and I felt awful.”


Mayse said he felt so awful, in fact, that as soon as he got a few feet away from the bad Santa he burst into tears.

As the night wore on, the child told the station, his world continued to unravel.

“It affected me so bad that I was crying until I went to bed that night,” he added. “And I want to say to him, ‘You don’t want to disrespect a 9-year-old. Even though what shape and size you are, it doesn’t matter.’

In a final act of mic-dropping, body-affirming defiance, he even tore up the photo he took with the Kris Kringle-turned-Krampus.

This kid is way too fluent in victim talk.

He needs to know you don’t weep in the face of danger, nope, you fight back.

You stand your ground.