Staten Island Residents: Building Where Teen Fell Down Elevator Shaft Is Popular HangoutFDNY Battalion Chief James Boylan said when emergency responders arrived on the scene, there were signs of forced entry.
Police Find 8 Dogs In Abandoned Building In BrooklynPolice officers on Monday rescued eight dogs from a vacant building in Brooklyn.
N.J. Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Fellow Homeless Man In EncampmentA Passaic, N.J. man pleaded guilty Monday to charges in the death of a fellow homeless man in an abandoned building last Christmas Eve
Jersey City Launches Effort To Get Owners To Secure Abandoned Properties The new protocols call for any vacant or abandoned building that is unoccupied for six months or longer to adhere to new board up guidelines put forth by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Dangerous Billboard Hangs Over Queens Boulevard, Leaves Neighbors FuriousA deteriorating and potentially dangerous sign hangs over Queens Boulevard, and a neighbor has been complaining that no one has taken action to prevent a tragedy.