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City Council Backs Bill Requiring Warning Signs About Assaulting Taxi Drivers

Taxi drivers’ advocates on Wednesday lauded the City Council for passing a bill requiring stickers in cabs warning of the penalties for assaults on drivers.

10/22/2014

Rutgers (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Rutgers Student Assaulted, Robbed On New Brunswick Campus

Police are searching for two suspects who assaulted and robbed a student on Rutgers University’s New Brunswick campus.

10/20/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect who police said assaulted a straphanger with an electric guitar in Brooklyn on Sept. 23, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Assaults Straphanger With Guitar At Botanic Garden Subway Station In Brooklyn

The suspect walked up to a 24-year-old man getting off the shuttle train, hit him in the head with the guitar and then punched him in the face, police said.

10/08/2014

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

Cop Pleads Not Guilty To Breaking Into Bronx Apartment, Attacking Woman

An NYPD officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he broke into an apartment and attacked a woman in the Bronx this past summer.

09/29/2014

Surveillance image of man wanted in connection with assault on elderly woman in Ridgewood, Queens (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect Who Assaulted Elderly Woman In Ridgewood

Police said an 82-year-old woman was struck in the face by a man while she walked at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Seneca Street.

09/27/2014

Police are looking for this man in connection with an assault in the Castle Hill section of the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For Suspect In Bronx Assault On 72-Year-Old Man

Police have released surveillance video of the man they say threw the punch, leaving Ortiz with a cut below his eye.

09/24/2014

PATH train at the Hoboken station (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Police: Dance Performance On PATH Train Ends In Arrests

Two New York men’s dance performance on a Newark-bound PATH train has led to criminal charges.

09/18/2014

Police release surveillance video of Bronx fight, shooting. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Bronx Fight, Shooting

Police have released video of an assault in the Bronx that left a teenager shot in the leg.

09/18/2014

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NYPD Identifies Suspect In Assault Of MTA Employee

The NYPD has identified the suspect in an assault on an MTA employee as 51-year-old Anthony Ross.

09/13/2014

Police believe this man put his head under a woman's skirt in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, then attacked her when she pushed him away. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged With Putting Head Under Woman’s Skirt, Attacking Her In Subway

A man was arrested and charged Friday with burying his head under a woman’s skirt in a Brooklyn subway station, and then attacking her when she pushed him away.

09/12/2014

Staten Island District Attorney Daniel Donovan and state Senator Diane Savino announce plan to combat domestic violence. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Staten Island Lawmakers Announce Abuser-Focused Initiative To Combat Domestic Violence

Staten Island lawmakers are supporting a new initiative that focuses on domestic violence offenders– not the victims.

09/10/2014

Robert Sasso, 33, is wanted in connection with a shooting on the shoreline in Malba, Queens, on Friday, Aug. 29. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect With Alleged Mob Connections Charged In Malba, Queens Shooting

A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that left a man critically wounded in tony Malba, Queens.

09/09/2014

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

Report: NYPD Officer Accused Of Assaulting Wife In Brooklyn

An off-duty NYPD officer was arrested Wednesday, reportedly on allegations that he assaulted his wife.

09/03/2014

Police searching for suspect in subway attack in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Suspect In Brooklyn Subway Attack

Police are searching for a man who they said assaulted a 63-year-old woman in a Brooklyn subway station earlier this summer.

09/02/2014

Police say this man tried to strangle an 88-year-old woman with his sweatshirt. (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For Suspect In Brooklyn Attack On 89-Year-Old Woman

The woman tried to go into her home when the suspect threw her to the ground, assaulted her and tried to strangle her with his sweatshirt, police said.

09/01/2014

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