The New York Post and other right-wing outlets ran video stills purporting to show the migrants turning on the officers in midtown Manhattan.
After being stopped, Yusef Salaam said police let him on his way when he identified himself as a member of New York's City Council.
The children were discovered “unconscious and unresponsive,” according to New York police.
A video shows commuters and NYPD officers helping lift a man to safety.
A witness said the driver was apparently trying to beat a yellow light when she hit the 7-year-old.
The suspect could be sentenced to 25 years in prison.
“I see card after card. You’re not allowed to write any of them (up),” said Mathew Bianchi, who alleges a practice of selective enforcement in a new federal lawsuit.
The "Black Mirror"-esque "dogs" were creepy as hell — but we've got more to worry about.
New York City officials have unveiled three new high-tech policing devices including a robotic dog that critics called creepy when it first joined the police pack 2 1/2 years ago.
The actor Jonathan Majors was arrested Saturday in New York on charges of strangulation, assault and harassment after a domestic dispute.