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Teens attack a man who attempted to break up a fight at a Brooklyn McDonald's on May 15, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: 18-Year-Old Arrested In Attack On Good Samaritan During Brooklyn McDonald’s Brawl

The fight took place around 3 p.m. Thursday at the franchise on Flatbush Avenue Extension in Downtown Brooklyn.

05/16/2015

FILE -- Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (Credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Report: Skelos Arrest Expected To Take Place Next Week

A published report Friday evening said New York State Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son are expected to be arrested next week.

05/01/2015

Individuals dressed as children's television characters pose for tips on April 10, 2013 in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

DA Declines To Prosecute Times Square ‘Cookie Monster’ Accused Of Groping Teen

Ranulfo Perez, 48, of Passaic, who dresses in a Cookie Monster costume, was arrested Monday, police said. The DA declined to prosecute Tuesday.

04/14/2015

Xanax pills and a Taurus 9mm firearm allegedly recovered from Aaron Dockery after police say he fired at a nightclub bouncer in Long Island City, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Caught After Allegedly Firing At Queens Club Bouncer

Police caught a man this week after he allegedly fired shots at bouncers who refused to let him back into a Long Island City, Queens nightclub.

01/23/2015

Jean Mamakos (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: LI Woman Sues United Airlines Following Arrest On Flight

A Long Island woman claims she was treated like a criminal and pulled off of a flight just because she wanted to change seats.

12/23/2014

Rapper Bobby Shmurda performs on stage at Power 105.1's Powerhouse 2014 at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on October 30, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Power 105.1)

Rapper Bobby Shmurda Arrested In Narcotics, Shootings Probe

New York rapper Bobby Shmurda was arrested at a Midtown recording studio Wednesday, following a long-term NYPD investigation related to narcotics and shootings.

12/17/2014

Two lieutenants were attacked during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: Chris Nooney; CBS2)

Police Announce $12,000 Reward After 2 Lieutenants Assaulted During Garner Protest

A video showing a clash between protesters and police on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday is now a key piece of evidence in an investigation.

12/16/2014

Police: An unknown woman grabs Lt. Philip Chan and assists in pulling him to the ground, while an unknown man pulls Chan and hits him in the back of the left shoulder. (Credit: NYPD/CBS2)

Police Search For 6 More People In Attack On Lieutenants During Protests

Police said Monday that there are six more suspects being sought in an attack on two NYPD lieutenants during a protest at the Brooklyn Bridge this past Saturday.

12/15/2014

Leon Fenner is wanted in connection with the robbery of a watch store in the Diamond District on 47th Street. (Credit: CBS2/ NYPD)

Second Suspect Arrested In Maryland In Connection With Diamond District Heist

A second suspect was in custody in Maryland Thursday in connection with a heist last month in the Diamond District in Midtown.

12/04/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Woman, Grown Son Accused Of Selling Heroin To Undercover Cop In Long Beach

A woman and her grown son were arrested this week, after they allegedly sold heroin to an undercover law enforcement agent in Long Beach, Long Island.

11/27/2014

Graffiti by artist Adam Cole, better known as Adam Cost. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Legendary Graffiti Artist Adam Cost Caught In The Act

Graffiti artist Adam Cole – better known as Adam Cost – has returned to his craft after a self-imposed hiatus to much fanfare in recent years.

10/08/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Brooklyn Science Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing 5 Students

A recently-removed teacher has been arrested on charges that he sexually abused five students at a school in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

09/24/2014

Sandra Amezquita (center) at a news conference on Sept. 24, 2014. (credit: Matt Kozar/CBS 2)

Pregnant Woman Seen On Video In Confrontation With Police Fears For Baby’s Health

A pregnant woman who is seen on video being pushed to the ground during a confrontation with police officers in Brooklyn said she is worried for her unborn son.

09/24/2014

Video showed a pregnant woman being thrown to the ground as she was detained by the NYPD in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: El Grito de Sunset Park, via Facebook)

Watchdog Group: Officer Seen Throwing Pregnant Woman To Ground In Sunset Park

A pregnant woman was taken down to the ground on her belly by police in Sunset Park, Brooklyn this past weekend, and it was all caught on camera.

09/23/2014

Police are looking for a man who they said stole $100 from a 27-year-old autistic man at Veteran's Park. (credit: Stamford Police)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing $100 From Autistic Man In Stamford

A suspect has been arrested and charged with tricking a 27-year-old autistic man out of his birthday money at a park in Stamford, Connecticut.

09/15/2014

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