CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

arrests

Police: Dozens Of Arrests, Drug Overdoses At Music Festival In Seaside Heights

According to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, 20 of the adults and three of the seven juveniles arrested were accused of controlled dangerous substance offenses.

08/05/2014

Police found a stash of ATVs, dirt bikes and handguns, and a separate stash of cash and heroin, after executing warrants in Brooklyn on Monday, July 14. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest 3, Find Stashes Of Dirt Bikes, Guns And Heroin In Brooklyn

Information from a man who had been stopped for allegedly riding an all-terrain vehicle on the sidewalk led police to a locker full of ATVs, dirt bikes and loaded guns – and a separate stash of heroin and cash – in Brooklyn this week.

07/15/2014

A man rolls a joint (file/credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

New Brooklyn DA Policy May Allow Dismissal Of Many Low-Level Marijuana Cases

Under a new policy announced Tuesday, most of the thousands of people arrested on first-time, low-level marijuana charges will likely no longer be forced to go to court for cases that are often eventually dismissed anyway.

07/08/2014

(Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

Online gambling (file/credit: BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Prosecutors Bust Alleged Sports Betting Ring, Arrest Dozens

Dozens of people were arrested this week in an illegal sports gambling enterprise across New Jersey and New York.

06/13/2014

Police officers monitor Occupy Wall Street protesters as they march from the United Nations building to Bryant Park on September 17, 2013 in New York City. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYC, Occupy Wall Street Protesters Settle Lawsuit Over Alleged Wrongful Arrests

Attorneys from the firm Stecklow Cohen & Thompson said the $583,000 agreement reached Tuesday is the largest settlement to date in a single Occupy-related civil rights case.

06/10/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Some Residents Concerned With Drop In Nassau County DWI Arrests

Marge Lee, with the group Dedicatedd, said it’s very odd that in Suffolk County and in Queens, DWI arrests have increased, but in Nassau the numbers have fallen in the past three years.

05/22/2014

Police say dozens of students were arrested after a senior prank at Teaneck High School on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Charges To Be Downgraded For Teaneck High School Pranksters

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said on Wednesday that the 24 students who are 18 or older will instead face disorderly person offenses of criminal trespass and criminal mischief.

05/21/2014

Rally at Teaneck H.S-faculty, parents & students in support of seniors arrested for senior prank (Credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Rally Held At Teaneck H.S. In Support Of Students Arrested During Prank

Those who attended the rally said the charges should be dropped. They also said people have gotten the wrong impression of the high school.

05/07/2014

(Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Report: Dozens Of Arrests Outside MSG Phish Concert

Arrests outside a Phish concert at Madison Square Garden this weekend numbered in the dozens, according to a published report.

12/29/2013

(Clockwise from top left): Hanif Thompson, Basim Henry, Karif Ford, and Kevin are charged in a shooting and carjacking that left a Hoboken attorney dead at the Short Hills Mall. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

4 Charged In Deadly Short Hills Mall Shooting

Police and federal authorities captured four suspects overnight in the shooting that killed a Hoboken attorney at the Short Hills Mall last weekend.

12/21/2013

Subway Train

MTA: Subway Rant Leads To Arrests, Leaves 1 Injured

Five people were arrested, and one person was injured, after a man began ranting and got into a confrontation with other passengers on a subway train this week.

12/07/2013

UPS Logo

3 Teens Charged With Swiping Packages On Long Island

Three teenage boys have been arrested for allegedly stealing packages from homes on Long Island.

11/23/2013

Classroom (file / credit: clipart.com)

NYCLU Alarmed By Data About Suspensions, Arrests In NYC Schools

A New York Civil Liberties Union study released Tuesday said African-American and low-income youth — particularly those with special needs — are arrested in city public schools on a disproportionate basis.

10/29/2013

Ralph Angelo Jr. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Motorcyclists On The Defensive After High-Profile Incidents

Motorcyclists have been venting all over the Web about high-profile cases they said are giving them a bad name.

10/15/2013

more