NYPD

FILE -- Cleopatra's Needle, an ancient Egyptian obelisk of Pharaoh Thutmose III, stands in Central Park. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Found Dead Of Unknown Causes In Central Park

A man was found dead Thursday afternoon in a grove of bushes in Central Park.

13 hours ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio announces initiative giving NYPD smartphones, tablets. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NYPD Officers Getting Smartphones, Tablets Under New Initiative

New York’s Finest are getting a new weapon in the war on crime: improved mobile communications.

15 hours ago

NYPD officers stand guard outside the Canadian Consulate. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

NYPD Beefing Up Security At Locations Tied To Canada

The NYPD is beefing up security at New York City locations associated with the Canadian government after gunfire erupted at the country’s capital on Wednesday.

15 hours ago

Anti-police graffiti on Queens phone booth. Expletive blurred by CBSNewYork.com. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Investigating Anti-Police Graffiti In Queens

The NYPD is investigating anti-police graffiti found scrawled on public phone booths in Queens.

23 hours ago

This October 22, 2014 photo shows police and medical personnel moving a wounded Canadian soldier into an ambulance at the scene of a shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada. (credit: MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Ottawa Shootings Leave Soldier, Gunman Dead

You can expect to see a more visible show of force from the NYPD in the wake of a shooting at Canada’s Parliament building.

10/22/2014

(Credit: NYPD)

Police: Subway Newsstand Looted Of $30K In Goods, Scratch-Off Tickets

New York City police are looking for three suspected who made off with $30,000 worth of scratch-off lottery tickets, cigarettes and cash from a subway newsstand.

10/22/2014

Cache of weapons discovered inside a Queens home on Oct. 21, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Police Raid Turns Up More Than A Dozen Weapons At Queens Home

Victor Rivera, who had been arrested for murder in 1982, is facing numerous weapons charges.

10/22/2014

(Credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Protest Held In Support Of Subway Musician Arrested In Williamsburg

Fellow musicians are rallying around a subway performer whose arrest in a busy station was captured on video as straphangers jeered the officer. The New York Police Department says it’s looking into the arrest.

10/21/2014

Surveillance image of man placing suspicious device inside phone booth (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Man With Suspicious Device In Manhattan Phone Booth

Police are searching for a man who they said left a suspicious device in a Manhattan phone booth early Tuesday morning.

10/21/2014

Items confiscated from an apartment in Queens where Nuquan Stewart, 30, was allegedly running a marijuana ring. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Officers Bust Marijuana Operation In Queens Apartment, Find 8-Year-Old Boy Inside

A suspect was being held at Rikers Island Tuesday afternoon, after police busted a well-armed marijuana operation he was allegedly running from his home in Queens Village.

10/21/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

New York City To Offer Special Ebola Training For At-Risk City Employees

On Monday, city officials and leaders from the Municipal Labor Committee will meet to discuss the city’s plan for battling Ebola should it arrive in the city.

10/19/2014

Emergency drill held on Randall's Island on Oct. 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC First Responders Test Readiness With Simulated Bus Crash Drill

The workers were tested on their ability to control the flames, find the injured and give them emergency medical treatment.

10/19/2014

Police are looking for this man, who they say attacked someone using a machete on Oct. 18, 2014, in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Video Of Suspect In Bronx Machete Attack

Police released surveillance video that shows a suspect inside the El Carboncito Restaurant early Saturday begin to take out a machete wrapped inside an umbrella.

10/19/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

Police: 3-Year-Old Girl Beaten To Death In Brooklyn

Police in New York City are investigating after a three-year-old girl who was severely beaten died and her five-year-old brother was also assaulted.

10/18/2014

(credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect In Bronx Stabbing Death

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a homicide in the Bronx.

10/18/2014

more