15-Year-Old Boy

Tyrek Riley, 15, fell to his death while reportedly trying to jump between buildings in Brooklyn on Thursday, March 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Boy, 15, Killed While Trying To Jump Between Roofs In Crown Heights

A 15-year-old boy was killed Thursday afternoon when he tried to jump from one rooftop to another in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, police said.

03/12/2015

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South Plainfield, N.J. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen Boy For 5 Years

A high school teacher in South Plainfield, New Jersey, was accused Monday of sexually assaulting a young man for nearly five years – beginning when the victim was a 15-year-old boy.

03/02/2015

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Boy, 15, Charged In Shooting That Wounded 2 Teens In East Williamsburg

A 15-year-old boy was charged Friday night in connection with a shooting that wounded a teenage boy and girl in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn last month.

02/27/2015

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Middlesex County, N.J. Basketball Coach Accused Of Sex Assault

A former college basketball coach in Middlesex County, New Jersey has been charged with sexually assaulting two boys and engaging in sexually explicit conversations with two others, authorities said Thursday.

01/22/2015

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Westchester County Officer Hit By Car While Rescuing Boy On Saw Mill River Parkway

A Westchester County police officer was struck by a car on the Saw Mill River Parkway Friday, but was able to get a teenager out of harm’s way before he would have been struck.

01/09/2015

Guns and a knife allegedly used by two boys, ages 14,and 15, in the robbery of an Elmhurst, Queens electronics store -- along with $468 allegedly taken from the store. (Credit: NYPD)

Boys, 14 And 15, Charged With Robbing Queens Electronics Store, Attacking Owner And Wife

Two boys, ages 14 and 15, were arrested and charged this week in the violent robbery of an electronics store in Elmhurst, Queens.

01/07/2015

Graffiti spray-painted on the Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial in Riverside Park. Two teens were arrested in connection with the vandalism on Thursday, Aug. 28. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Teens Caught Spray-Painting Civil War Memorial In Riverside Park

A teenage boy and girl have found themselves in big trouble, after they allegedly painted happy and sad faces and other silly designs on the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park.

08/28/2014

A 15-year-old boy fell 30 feet after allegedly sneaking onto this zip line on the grounds of Glen Rock High School. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Teenage Boy Falls 30 Feet After Sneaking Onto Glen Rock, N.J. Zip Line

A boy was hospitalized with broken bones this past weekend, after he allegedly sneaked onto a zip line in Glen Rock, New Jersey.

08/25/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man, Boy Shot And Wounded Near Astoria Public Housing Development

A man and a teenage boy were wounded Thursday afternoon outside the Astoria Houses public housing development in Queens.

07/03/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Charged In Shooting That Wounded Teen, Damaged Officer’s Hat In East Harlem

A suspect has been charged in a shooting that left a 15-year-old boy wounded, and sent a bullet into a police officer’s hat, in East Harlem this past weekend.

06/09/2014

Erica DePalo (Credit: CBS 2)

No Prison Time For Onetime ‘Teacher Of The Year’ Who Had Sex With Student

A former Essex County teacher of the year was spared prison time Monday, after admitting to having sex with a 15-year-old student.

04/29/2013

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BB, Pellet Gunfire Leaves 5 Hurt In 1 Week In Yonkers

At least five people have been wounded by BB or pellet fire on the streets of Yonkers in the past week.

04/08/2013