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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.

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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

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Officer Accused Of Breaking Into Apartment, Attacking Woman

An NYPD officer was arrested and charged Monday on allegations that he broke into an apartment and attacked a woman in the Bronx.

08/04/2014

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Police Make Arrest In Robbery Of 90-Year-Old In Queens

Wade Hairston, 28, of Queens has been charged with first-degree robbery in connection with the July 18 incident.

07/31/2014

Alec Baldwin arrested (Credit: In Touch Weekly)

Baldwin: I’d Rather Pay Up Than Apologize Over Wrong-Way Bike Arrest

Judge John Delury asked the actor, “Can you stay out of trouble, Alexander?”

07/24/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton rallies with the widow and mother of Eric Garner, 43, who died in police custody on Staten Island. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Community Furious As Investigation Continues In S.I. Man’s Death In Police Custody

Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo has been stripped of his gun and shield as the NYPD continues to investigate the death of 43-year-old Eric Garner.

07/19/2014

Ali Muhammad Brown is charged with the murder of two men in Seattle and a carjacking in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Suspect In Seattle Double Murder Arrested In West Orange, N.J.

A suspect in a double homicide in Seattle was behind bars in New Jersey Saturday morning.

07/19/2014

FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Man Accused Of Fleeing Police, Crashing Stolen Car On Long Island

Police on Long Island arrested a man on Friday, after he allegedly fled officers in a stolen vehicle and crashed it in Bellport.

07/19/2014

Debra Goodman (center) alleged in a lawsuit that the NYPD has a practice of arresting people for videotaping officers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Claims NYPD Has Practice Of Arresting People For Recording Officers

The NYPD on Tuesday was hit with a First Amendment lawsuit, alleging the department has a practice of arresting people for shooting video of officers.

07/15/2014

Dante Taylor (Credit: CBS 2)

Vigil Held Following Court Appearance For Man Charged In Death Of Medford Woman

Police have made an arrest in the death of a young Long Island mother whose body was found in a wooded area in Medford, last month.

07/12/2014

Dr. Cheryl Karcher leaves the 19th Precinct police station July 9, 2014. (Credit: Don Champion/CBS 2)

Park Avenue Dermatologist Dr. Cheryl Karcher Arrested For Alleged Prescription Drug Scam

Karcher is accused of writing fraudulent prescriptions using former and current patients’ names without their knowledge, sources said.

07/09/2014

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