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A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly grabbed a 63-year-old woman's buttocks and exposed himself to her in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Grabbed Woman, 63, Flashed Himself To Her In Brooklyn

Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who grabbed a 63-year-old woman’s buttocks and exposed himself to her in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn last week.

08/13/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

2 Police Officers Injured In Crash In Pine Beach, N.J.

Two police officers were injured late Friday in a crash that shut down Route 9 in Pine Beach, New Jersey, according to a published report.

07/19/2014

The site of a fatal car crash near the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway and Atlantic Avenue on June 25, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Car Crashes After Fleeing Police In Brooklyn; 1 Dead

At around noon, a car tried to avoid the traffic stop on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway near Atlantic Avenue, police said.

06/25/2014

Staten Island Traffic Stop

NYPD Cracks Down On Reckless Driving In Weeklong Effort

The NYPD has launched a weeklong crackdown on reckless driving – targeting infractions including speeding, running red lights, and texting behind the wheel.

05/26/2014

FILE -- Signs belonging to members of Occupy Wall Street (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Brecht Forum Political Salon Set To Close After 39 Years

The Brecht Forum, a well-known New York City education center focused on political thought, will close its doors this month.

04/14/2014

A general view of the Atlantic Avenue Long Island Railroad station and the Barclays Center.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Slow Zone Coming To Brooklyn’s Atlantic Avenue To Reduce Traffic Fatalities

Police and the city Department of Transportation on Wednesday announced a “slow zone” that will be implemented on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn, in an effort to reduce speeding.

04/09/2014

Darnell Thomas

Prisoner Escapes Police Custody In Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

The suspect escaped from custody at Atlantic and Vanderbilt avenues, on the cusp of Fort Greene and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, around 7 p.m., police said.

04/07/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on April 2, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Overnight BQE Crash Snarls Morning Commute

It happened 4:35 a.m. Wednesday in the eastbound lanes of the BQE near Atlantic Avenue. A box truck somehow lost control, spilling its cargo all over the road.

04/02/2014

Police said that they recovered this weapon while investigating an alleged carjacking in Brooklyn. (Credit DCPI)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Brooklyn Carjacking, Robbery

Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a carjacking that took place in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon.

01/04/2014

Brush fire at the Long Branch Recycling Facility. (Credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Contain Long Branch Brush Fire

The fire, which reached four alarms, broke out around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at a recycling plant on Atlantic Avenue in Long Branch.

11/07/2013

Long Branch Recycling Plant Fire

Fire Rages At Recycling Plant In Long Branch, N.J.

An extra-alarm fire was raging Wednesday afternoon in the town recycling plant in Long Branch, N.J.

11/06/2013

Van Stolen In Brooklyn

Manhunt In Brooklyn For Thief Who Stole Van With 4-Year-Old Girl Inside

Police on Saturday morning were searching for whoever stole a van in Brooklyn with a little girl inside.

10/19/2013

Hospital Bed (file / credit: clipart.com)

Interfaith Medical Center In Brooklyn Asks Court’s Permission To Close

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn was set to begin shutting its doors this week, despite a public outcry.

07/31/2013

Livery Cab Driver Robbery

Man Charged With Robbing Livery Cab Driver In Brooklyn

A man has been arrested and charged after a livery cab driver was robbed in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn this weekend.

06/30/2013

Scales of Justice (file / credit: clipart.com)

Lawsuit: Cops Pepper-Sprayed Woman, Children In Brooklyn Subway Stop

A Bronx woman alleged in a lawsuit that NYPD officers pepper sprayed her, and injured her three children in doing so, for allegedly entering a subway station without paying.

04/02/2013

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