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A police chase from Clark, New Jersey ended with the alleged offender's car bursting into flames in Elizabeth. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Chase Ends With Car In Flames In Elizabeth, New Jersey

A police chase from Clark, New Jersey, ended when the suspect’s car burst into flames on a busy road in Elizabeth.

08/08/2014

No major injuries were reported when a car crashed into a Trader Joe's in Hartsdale, Westchester County on Tuesday, July 29. (Credit: @ActionNewsService)

Car Crashes Into Trader Joe’s In Westchester County

No one was seriously injured Tuesday evening when a car slammed into a Trader Joe’s grocery store in Westchester County.

07/29/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Newark Cop Indicted For Allegedly Pulling Gun In Road Rage Quarrel

A veteran Newark police officer was indicted Wednesday, on charges that he pulled a gun on a man driving with his wife and son after a traffic dispute this past winter.

07/23/2014

Multiple people were killed late Wednesday, July 9, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In Head-On Crash In East Orange, N.J.

Multiple people were killed Wednesday evening, and several others were injured, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey.

07/09/2014

Brooklyn Housing Protest

Renters Protest Against Alleged Wrecking Of Brooklyn Apartments

Renters were making noise in Brooklyn Tuesday night, demanding an end to slumlord tactics as they chose a building the called the worst of the worst for their protest.

03/18/2014

Brooklyn Apartment Trashed

CBS 2 Exclusive: Complaints Mount Against Brooklyn Landlords Accused Of Wrecking Apartments

The lives of some Bushwick, Brooklyn residents have been turned upside down, after their apartments were left in ruins and they said their landlords were to blame.

03/07/2014

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Family Demands Action As Boy Lies In Critical Condition After L.I. Accident

A family from Valley Stream, Long Island, has been left devastated as their son fights for his life in the hospital. The boy was hit by a car at what his parents said is a very dangerous intersection near a school and church, and the family has demanded action so other children will not get hurt.

02/18/2014

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Arson Blamed For Dry Cleaners Fire On Long Island

Investigators have deemed that a fire that broke out early Sunday at a dry cleaners on Long Island was an arson.

12/08/2013

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit: CBS 2)

Business Owner Pulls Own Gun, Kills Robber In Newark

The suspect announced a robbery, and ordered the owner to fill the backpack with money and gold. The suspect said he would shoot the owner’s family members if the owner did not comply, authorities said.

06/17/2013

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East Orange Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspect Waving Machete

An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.

05/05/2013

Westchester County Crash

6 Vehicles, Including Police K9 Unit, Damaged In Westchester Crash

A wild crash in Westchester County left six cars wrecked or damaged Sunday night – including a Yonkers police squad car.

03/25/2013

"No Jaywalking" sign on Nepperhan Avenue in Yonkers - Oct. 12, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Yonkers Cracking Down On Jaywalkers, Motorists With Warnings, Signs

Drivers and pedestrians beware. Yonkers is targeting both jaywalkers and motorists who fail to yield to them.

10/12/2012

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Police: 7-Year-Old Newark Girl Hit, Killed By Car

Around 6:30 p.m. Monday, 7-year-old Jamyah Harris was struck by a car on Central Avenue, police said. The little girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

08/07/2012

Hazmat team investigates car in Lawrence. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Father May Have Tried To Kill Self, 2-Year-Old Daughter In Car In Lawrence

A father and his 2-year-old daughter are fighting for their lives after being found in respiratory distress inside their car. However, police say the heartbreak in this disturbing case may be that the father intentionally poisoned them both.

10/04/2011

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NYPD Looking For Bushwick Armed Robbery Suspects

Police say they stole two laptops and a cell phone from a locksmith’s shop on Central Avenue.

08/13/2011

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