"In the interim, the 2,990 officers previously assigned LE-5 cameras will not use a body-worn camera", the police spokesman's office added in the statement to Fox News.
The department said it's now suspending the use of all LE-5 body cams effective immediately.
The NYPD has pulled some Vievu body cameras from the streets after an LE-5 model (similar to the LE-3 seen here) exploded on Sunday.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has said he wants every patrol officer to wear a body camera by the end of 2019. There were no injuries sustained.
Police are now investigating the exploding battery. "The Department is in the process of collecting and removing the LE-5 cameras from the commands now".
Best Solution reigns supreme in Caulfield Cup
Cosgrave plans to ride in Dubai on November 3 before returning to Melbourne to again partner Best Solution in the Melbourne Cup. Best Solution is on the second line of betting at $9 for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 6.
Windows has another new October update issue to fix
At first, it was the file deletion which caused a lot of inconvenience to Windows users, and later the driver issues . So if you are facing the above issue, you can try out trial-versions for the time being.
6 magnitude quake jolts Canada
There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the quakes, the first of which struck just before 11 p.m. No tsunami warnings were issued after a flurry of earthquakes off the Vancouver Island coast last night.
The New York Police Department pulled almost 3,000 body cameras off the streets after one exploded inside a Staten Island precinct early Sunday.
As for what caused the Vievu camera to catch fire, the NYPD believes the "incident revealed a potential for the battery inside the camera to ignite", but is now investigating.
Image: The NYPD has more than 15,000 body cameras deployed throughout the force.
More than 15,000 body cameras - which have also grown in use by emergency services in the United Kingdom in recent years - are deployed throughout the department. The NYPD says the issue forcing LE-5 cams to be suspended has not affected the other model.
Axon is also the firm behind those used by the Met, having announced a three-year deal to kit out its officers following a successful trial in 2015. "We will do whatever is necessary to quickly and safely resolve this situation".
The biggest outstanding problem remains the issue of how to avoid the need to construct new infrastructure along the Irish border. Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has told Tory MPs who have "jitters" about May's leadership to "hold our nerve".
The chancellor said Riyadh had not put the full facts of the Washington Post journalist's demise "on the table". When the media reported a few days later that he had been killed there, they called the accusations "baseless".
Pete Davidson broke his silence on his split with former fiancée Ariana Grande in his favorite forum: a comedy show. Davidson further addressed his breakup, saying, "Well, as you can tell, I don't want to be here".
Passing freight trucks were quickly boarded by dozens of migrants, and groaning tuk-tuks carried as many as a half-dozen. Mexican federal police have monitored the caravan's progress from helicopters and have escorted it as well.
He'll replace interim manager Jim Riggleman, who was named to the position following Bryan Price's dismissal in April. Buddy Bell managed the Detroit Tigers (1996-1998), Colorado Rockies (2000-2002) and Kansas City Royals (2005-2007).
Among now active bowlers, he has the third best tally - behind James Anderson  and Stuart Broad  - on the bowlers' list. But the numbers improved exponentially once there was a Muralitharan-shaped void in Sri Lanka's Test side.
Defensively, Michigan State was still down Josiah Scott and Josh Butler while the rest of the unit was relatively full-strength. Winovich and the Wolverines will get a week of rest before another big matchup when they host No. 18 Penn State on November 3.
The vehicle is a derivative of the Taycan , which was originally known as the Mission E ( earlier post ). Expect the production version of the Porsche Mission E-Cross to have a slightly less radical interior.
The Boring Company also has a contract with the city of Chicago to build a loop to the city's O'Hare International Airport . When asked if the December 10 date represented real time or "Elon time", the entrepreneur wrote, "I think real".
Khashoggi , a US resident who fled Saudi Arabia a year ago , was an outspoken critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Turkey's official news agency says the fiancée of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi has been given 24-hour police protection.
Cauley-Stein was called for a technical when he said something to an official while walking off the court in the third. Kings: At the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday.
'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa aims for Mexico
Those concerned about the coasts of west-central and southwestern mainland Mexico were advised to follow the progress of Willa. Tropical storm conditions are expected within the tropical storm warning areas tonight and Tuesday .
Sports reporter continues live cross after ball hits head
This past Thursday it was Kurt Warner getting "tackled" by former teammate Larry Fitzgerald, and today it was Melissa Stark. Like a true professional, Stark ploughed on like nothing happened, only referencing the falcon after her cross had finished.
Welcome to your new Top Gear presenters!
McGuinness commented: "Getting the Top Gear gig is a real honour and I'm thrilled the BBC have given me this opportunity". Co-presenter Rory Reid will move to a spin-off show titled Extra Gear . "This is the other controversial thing", he said.
The government IS preparing for a People's Vote
She said: "We're both Spanish students due to study overseas next year, but no-one knows what will happen with Erasmus funding". But with negotiations between London and Brussels deadlocked, it remains unclear what deal, if any, her government can deliver.
Timber industry slammed by Hurricane Michael
Unseasonably warm temperatures in the 80s are adding to the misery because so few people can cool down with air conditioning. The agency is working to clear the debris and establish fire lines that could help contain forest fire, he said.