A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Bystander Dies After Being Shot By NYPD During Undercover Gun Buy In Mount Vernon

Two bullets struck Felix Kumi as he stood on Beekman Avenue.

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Police: Man Found Engulfed In Flames Behind Building In Astoria

The city medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

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Police Seek 3 Suspects In 2 Separate Subway Assaults In NYC

Police are looking for several suspects in connection with two separate subway assaults in New York City.

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A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect, Bystander Struck By NYPD Gunfire In Mount Vernon

A suspect and a bystander were wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting involving NYPD officers in Mount Vernon Friday afternoon.

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Man Gets 18 Years For Running Georgia-To-New York Gun Ring

The leader of an illegal Georgia-to-New York gun ring was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday, after being convicted of selling 151 weapons to an undercover officer in Brooklyn in a period of seven months.


Surveillance video of two suspects who police say are wanted for 13 commercial burglaries in midtown Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Men Sought In 13 Midtown Manhattan Burglaries

The burglaries happened over a four-month period beginning on May 7 at a building on Fifth Avenue near 30th Street, police said.


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Search Resumes For Missing NJ Fisherman After Boat Found

Tom Andresen’s sunken 40-foot trawler called El Jefe was found Wednesday in the Sandy Hook Channel after state police used sonar to locate it.


Rescue teams search for a missing boat off Sandy Hook, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Sunken Fishing Boat El Jefe Located After Search Off Sandy Hook

New Jersey State Police said they’ve located the 40-foot fishing boat that sank in the Sandy Hook Channel Tuesday.


The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Massive Search After Report Of Boat Sinking Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching Tuesday evening for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.


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Police Release Sketch Of Man Wanted For Throwing Caustic Liquid In Woman’s Face In Queens

The victim was getting into her car on Skillman Avenue in Hunters Point just before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday when she was attacked, police said.


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NYPD: F Train Rider Bites Another Passenger After Being Asked To Move Her Bag

A subway rider became enraged and attacked a fellow straphanger n a dispute over a seat, police said.


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FBI, NYPD Seek ‘Taxi Cab Bandit’ Suspected In 6 Bank Robberies In New York

A reward is being offered in exchange for information that leads to an arrest and conviction of the suspect.



2 Men Arrested In Connection With Fatal Shooting In Hamilton Heights

On Feb. 1, the two men allegedly opened fire on Broadway and West 136th Street in Hamilton Heights, striking three men and two women.


Austin Stevenson

NYPD: Suspect Who Escaped Police Custody In East Harlem Captured In Brooklyn

Additional charges against Austin Stevenson are pending, police said.


Surveillance image of a suspect who police said is wanted in connection with a rape in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Reward Raised For Arrest Of Man Accused Of Raping Woman In Brooklyn

The woman lost two teeth in the attack and was transported to a local hospital where she is listed in stable condition.