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

‘Operation All Out’ Putting Additional Cops On City Streets To Combat Spike In Shootings

Most are believed headed to Brooklyn and the Bronx, which have seen three-quarters of the shootings reported so far this year.

07/07/2014

De Blasio With NYPD

NYPD Launching ‘Summer All Out’ Program To Combat Spike In Shootings

Shootings in the city are up 8 percent in the first six months of the year.

07/03/2014

FILE -- A man performs acrobatic tricks on the subway while passengers watch (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD To Subway Acrobats: Sit Down

So far this year, police have arrested more than 240 people on misdemeanor charges related to acrobatics. This time last year, police had made fewer than 40 such arrests.

07/01/2014

Police said a man shot and wounded two people in a Brooklyn iron mill, and shot and killed himself after a standoff with officers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Shoots 2, Kills Self In Brooklyn As Violent Weekend Spills Into Monday

Monday morning’s incidents came after 21 shootings over the weekend in all five boroughs.

06/30/2014

FILE -- Passengers ride in a subway car. (Credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton: MTA Should Install Cameras On New Subway Cars

Bratton said, with the announcements and signage on subway cars now automated, the conductor would have time to monitor TV screens between stops.

06/25/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (Credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton: More Cops Hitting Streets To Counter Spike In Shooting Victims

According to CompStat figures, 129 people were shot last month, a 43 percent increase over the same period last year.

06/10/2014

Motorcycles, quads and dirt bikes police have seized so far this year. (credit: NYPD)

Citywide Crackdown Nets 13 Illegal Motorcycles, Dirt Bikes

There was a crackdown on illegal motorcycles and dirt bikes in the city on Sunday.

06/08/2014

Daniel St. Hubert In Court

Brooklyn Stabbing Suspect Meets Angry Crowd, Faces Judge For First Time

A man appeared before a judge late Thursday, after being charged in an elevator stabbing in Brooklyn that killed a 6-year-old boy and critically injured a 7-year-old girl is also being eyed in two other knife attacks in the city.

06/05/2014

Tayshana Murphy (credit: CBS 2)

More Than 100 Charged In Largest Gang Crackdown In NYC History

Investigators said the sting was part of an effort to end a deadly gang feud that lead to the 2011 death of 18-year-old basketball star Tayshana Murphy.

06/04/2014

East New York Stabbing Sketch

Brooklyn Community Calls For Action As Search Intensifies For Stabbing Suspect

The father of a 6-year-old boy who was stabbed to death inside an elevator in Brooklyn claims the suspect being sought by police is a homeless man he’s seen in the building before.

06/03/2014

Prince Joshua Avitto, 6, and Mikayla Capers, 7. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Stabbing That Killed 1 Child, Injured Another May Be Related To Earlier Incident

Police said Monday that a stabbing that left a 6-year-old boy dead and a 7-year-old girl injured in a Brooklyn apartment building might be related to an earlier deadly stabbing nearby.

06/02/2014

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Elected Officials, Others Call For Change To NYC’s 911 System

Accusations of major delays in the city’s 911 emergency response system was the subject of a rally and two City Council hearings on Friday.

05/30/2014

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

NYPD To Create Grand Larceny Unit To Address Identity, Electronics Thefts

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says the 300-member unit will focus on preventing thefts of smart phones, computer tablets and people’s financial resources.

05/22/2014

Child porn arrests  (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Feds Charge Dozens In NYC Area In Child Porn Case

Federal authorities have charged 71 people in the New York City area in what officials called one of the largest-ever roundups locally of people who anonymously trade child porn online.

05/21/2014

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NYPD To Stop Seizing Condoms From Suspected Sex Workers

The NYPD will no longer confiscate unused condoms from suspected sex workers to be used as evidence of prostitution, ending a longstanding practice.

05/12/2014

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