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Chief of Department James Burke (right) with Suffolk County Police Commissioner Edward Webber (left) in 2012 (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Lawsuit Claims Suffolk Police Chief Beat Suspect While Chained To Floor

Christopher Loeb’s attorney said her 28-year-old client suffered great physical pain after he was beaten while in custody at Suffolk County Police Department in 2012.

02/07/2015

Bayonne, New Jersey police Officer Domenico Lillo is charged with beating a handcuffed suspect with a flashlight. (Credit: CBS2)

Bayonne Officer Charged With Beating Handcuffed Suspect With Flashlight

A Bayonne, New Jersey police officer was arrested by federal agents Friday, after being indicted for allegedly beating a handcuffed suspect with a flashlight.

01/23/2015

Guns and a knife allegedly used by two boys, ages 14,and 15, in the robbery of an Elmhurst, Queens electronics store -- along with $468 allegedly taken from the store. (Credit: NYPD)

Boys, 14 And 15, Charged With Robbing Queens Electronics Store, Attacking Owner And Wife

Two boys, ages 14 and 15, were arrested and charged this week in the violent robbery of an electronics store in Elmhurst, Queens.

01/07/2015

Aurelia Rodriguez was brutally beaten by a man with a liquor bottle in Washington Heights on Christmas Day 2014. (Credit: Weijia Jiang/CBS2)

Brutal Christmas Day Attack In Washington Heights Leaves Woman Terrified

A vicious attack on a woman was caught on camera in Upper Manhattan this past Christmas morning, the woman said no one came to help despite her cries.

12/30/2014

A woman was brutally beaten by an invader in this home on Huguenot Avenue on Staten Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Sneaked Into Home In Quiet Staten Island Community, Brutally Beat Woman

A peaceful neighborhood on the South Shore of Staten Island was on edge Thursday night, after a woman was beaten and robbed inside her home.

12/11/2014

Dwayne Johnson was convicted on Wednesday, Nov. 19, of stomping and kicking his former friend, Terrence Everett, to death in Newark. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Man Convicted Of Beating Former Friend To Death On Streets Of Newark

A jury in Newark convicted a man Wednesday of stomping and kicking another man in the head until he died.

11/19/2014

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

Man Held After In Violent Death Washington Heights

A man was in police custody late Monday, after another man was found dead with head trauma death in Washington Heights.

11/17/2014

FILE - A view of the entrance to Rikers Island penitentiary complex. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

State Committee: Video Of Rikers Inmate Beating Should Be Released To Public

The New York state Committee on Open Government said this week that Rikers Island jailhouse surveillance footage outside a cell where a handcuffed inmate was beaten by six guards in 2012 should be made public.

11/15/2014

Police say Gwendolyn Reyes, 21, was beat up and robbed for her cell phone in Brooklyn. (Credit: Reyes Family)

Police: 3 Men Caught On Video Attacking Woman In Brooklyn

The incident took place at 2:30 a.m. Oct. 2 on Franklin Avenue near Prospect Place in Crown Heights.

10/20/2014

FILE - A view of the entrance to Rikers Island penitentiary complex. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Advises That 6 Rikers Island Guards Be Fired In Beating Of Inmate

In a decision released Monday, an administrative law judge proposed that six New York City jail guards be fired for the brutal 2012 beating of a handcuffed Rikers Island inmate.

09/29/2014

Amanda, 21, said she was brutally attacked by three teenage girls on the subway in Brooklyn after she asked them to stop using profane language. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Says She Was Brutally Beaten By Teenage Girls On Subway In Brooklyn

A woman was viciously attacked by a group of teenagers on the subway in Brooklyn – and she said it all started when she decided to speak up about their behavior.

09/22/2014

Charles Okonkwo has been charged with second-degree assault on his 52-year-old mother, police said. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Teen Pleads Not Guilty In Critical Beating Of Mother

A Long Island man was arraigned Friday in the beating of his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead.

08/01/2014

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Ex-White House Lawyer Michael Farren Convicted Of Wife’s Attempted Murder

A former White House attorney in both Bush administrations was convicted of attempted murder and other charges Friday, in the beating of his wife at their New Canaan, Connecticut home four years ago.

07/11/2014

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Man Files $50 Million Lawsuit, Claims Cops Beat Him Unconscious

Attorneys announced a $50 million lawsuit against the NYPD Thursday, on behalf of a Bronx man they claimed was beaten unconscious by officers.

07/10/2014

Police are looking for three suspects who they say kicked a man while he was sleeping on the steps of Saint Nicholas of Tolentine Church in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

2 Charged In Beating That Left Homeless Man Dead In The Bronx

Two suspects were arrested and charged Tuesday, in connection with a beating on the steps of a Bronx church that ultimately left a homeless man dead.

07/01/2014

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