Cooper Stock

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother Of Boy Fatally Hit By Cab Pushes For Tougher Laws Against Drivers

One mother is vowing to make sure her son did not die in vain and is fighting for tougher laws after he was killed by a cab driver.

10/17/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio signs 11 "Vision Zero" bills into law on June 23, 2014 in Queens. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Mayor De Blasio Signs 11 ‘Vision Zero’ Bills Into Law

The mayor will sign nearly a dozen bills that involve the city-wide speed limit, red light and speed cameras and other aspects of the plan.

06/23/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources To CBS 2: Cabbie Won’t Be Charged In Accident That Killed Cooper Stock, 9

The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.

05/22/2014

Cooper's Troopers

Classmates Assemble New Library In Memory Of Boy Killed By Cab On UWS

Building a library is no easy task, but a group of Upper West Side students plan to do just that – for free.

05/08/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Family, Friends Come Together To Honor Cooper Stock, 9, Killed In UWS Crash

Four months after a taxi cab crash killed a nine-year-old boy his family, friends, and even strangers have come together to honor his memory.

05/04/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Of Boy Fatally Struck By Cab On UWS Finds Hope In Helping Others

Family and friends of Cooper Stock, who was killed in January, started a fundraiser called Coop’s Hoops, to help other young kids go to basketball camp.

04/23/2014

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

City Council Committees Hear De Blasio’s Traffic Safety Plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio pitched his “Vision Zero” plan as an aggressive crack down on speeding and other traffic violations in an effort to reduce fatalities in New York City.

02/24/2014

Pedestrians cross a street in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio Unveils Details Of ‘Vision Zero’ Plan To Reduce NYC Traffic Fatalities

Since announcing his “Vision Zero” initiative last month, Mayor Bill de Blasio said an interagency task force has worked to develop new strategies to make streets safer.

02/18/2014

A traffic camera in New York City. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Traffic Cameras Start Issuing Speeding Tickets

Starting Thursday, the city will begin issuing $50 fines to drivers caught on camera going 10 miles per hour over the limit.

01/16/2014

Family and friends of Cooper Stock held a vigil for the 9-year-old boy who was struck by a car and killed while crossing an Upper West Side street. (Credit CBS 2)

Vigil Held For 9-Year-Old Boy Killed Crossing Upper West Side Street

Neighbors of a 9-year-old who was run down and killed in a Manhattan intersection made a call for action on Wednesday night.

01/15/2014