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FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Woman’s Decomposed Body Found Inside Bronx Apartment

Police said officers responding to a 911 call from a neighbor found the body in a fifth-floor apartment on Decatur Avenue at about 1 a.m. Saturday.

12/06/2014

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Man Found With Slit Throat In Financial District Bathtub Was Citigroup Executive

Police late Wednesday were investigating the death of a man whose body was found with his throat slit in a bathtub in a Financial District building.

11/19/2014

A baby was found dead in a recycling facility in Farmingdale Township, New Jersey on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Police released two photos of articles of clothing found near the body. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Baby’s Body Found At Recycling Center In Monmouth County, N.J.

New Jersey State Police on Wednesday were seeking help from the public in finding the mother of a baby who was found dead at a recycling facility in Monmouth County.

11/12/2014

Staten Island man John Casalaspro was reported missing after he was last known to be hanging out with friends. (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Staten Island Man’s Body Found Offshore From Bayonne, N.J.

A body found offshore from Bayonne, New Jersey last week was confirmed Monday to be that of a 25-year-old Staten Island man who had had been missing for a week.

10/20/2014

Human remains were found in the back of this residence in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Thursday, Oct. 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Find Human Remains Buried In Brooklyn Yard

Police were digging in a yard in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn Thursday evening, after an informant tipped them off that human remains were buried there.

10/09/2014

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Police: Man Found Dead Near Train Tracks In Bogota Not Hit By Train

It remains unclear how the man ended up there and how he died.

08/30/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Found Dead In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Had Been Overcome By Fumes

A woman whose body was found in a sport-utility vehicle in an Elizabeth, New Jersey parking lot this week had been overcome by fumes when she died, police said Tuesday.

08/26/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Parking Lot

An overwhelming smell led police to a body in Elizabeth, New Jersey Monday evening.

08/25/2014

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

NYPD Investigating Hudson River Death As Homicide

The NYPD said on Saturday that the unidentified man had sustained a head injury.

08/23/2014

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

Man Found Dead On Roof Of Elevator In Flushing, Queens

A man was found dead Wednesday on the roof of an elevator in Flushing, Queens.

08/06/2014

The U.S. Coast Guard searches the Atlantic Ocean off Island Beach State Park for a missing swimmer from France. A body was found in the water nearby on Saturday, July 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found Near Where Man Vanished While Swimming Off Jersey Shore

A body was found Saturday morning off in the waters off the Jersey Shore, not far from where a Frenchman vanished missing while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time.

07/19/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In Mexico May Be Missing New York Adventure Blogger

Investigators are trying to determine if a body found in Mexico is that of Harry Devert.

07/12/2014

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Police: Partially Dismembered Body Found In Bay Shore Parking Lot

Suffolk County Police are investigating the death of a woman whose partially dismembered body was found in a parking lot in Bay Shore.

07/08/2014

Body found behind Emanuel Lutheran Church and School in Patchogue on June 28, 2014 (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police Identify Body Found Behind Patchogue Church

An investigation is underway after police determined that Nicholas MacQueen, 65, had been a victim of violence.

06/29/2014

Body found behind Emanuel Lutheran Church and School in Patchogue on June 28, 2014 (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Body Found Behind Church In Patchogue

Sunny Eng told WCBS 880 he was getting ready to open the soup kitchen at the Emanuel Lutheran Church and School in Patchogue when he went around back and discovered a body laying on the ground.

06/28/2014

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