aggravated cruelty to animals

A fast-moving blaze damaged eight houses in a block of row homes in Queens on March 18, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

DA: Man Set Fire That Spread Through Woodhaven, Queens Buildings Because Of Eviction

A man has been charged with arson and attempted murder, for allegedly setting fire to the Woodhaven, Queens house where he lived because the owners had kicked him out.

03/20/2015

Rocky the dog may be permanently blind after he was splashed with ammonia in a Staten Island backyard, his owners say. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family: Dog May Be Permanently Blind After Being Splashed With Ammonia

A dog named Rocky may end up losing his eyesight, after a neighbor allegedly threw ammonia in his face in the Heartland Village section of Staten Island.

06/18/2014

Nanette Licari feeds her cats outside her Ozone Park home on Oct. 15, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

12-Year-Old Queens Girl Accused Of Killing Kitten

Authorities and witnesses said the gray and black striped tabby, named Little Man, was killed after the girl allegedly lured him from in front of the owners’ Ozone Park home on Sept. 11.

10/15/2013