Beating

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

Latia Harris (credit: Salem Police)

Suspect In Beating Caught On Tape In Front Of 2-Year-Old Held On $35,000 Bail

Latia Harris, 25, turned herself in to Salem City police around 7 p.m. Monday following an extensive search.

07/01/2014

Latia Harris (Salem PD)

Police: Suspect Surrenders In Beating Caught On Tape In Front Of 2-Year-Old

A woman surrendered to police in South Jersey Monday, in connection with an attack on another woman that was caught on video as the victim’s 2-year-old son tried to defend his mother.

06/30/2014

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

Two Charged In Connection With Beating Of Elderly Man In Williamsburg

The 79-year-old man said that the women hit him on the back of the head and knocked him to the ground. The suspects were charged with misdemeanor assault.

06/29/2014

Queens Hookah Bar Beating Suspects

Police Search For 3 Suspects In Beating Of Boy, 17, At Queens Hookah Bar

Police were searching Tuesday for three suspects who allegedly beat a teenage boy so severely he had to be hospitalized in a South Richmond Hill, Queens hookah bar.

06/24/2014

A memorial in front of The Drunken Monkey on Staten Island on Monday, June 9, 2014 for Abdou Cisse, who was killed there early Sunday June 8. (Credit: Staten Island Advance/Bill Lyons)

Suspect Charged In Deadly Beating Outside ‘Mob Wives’ Bar On Staten Island

A suspect has been charged in a beating that left a man dead in front a bar made famous by the reality TV show “Mob Wives.”

06/10/2014

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