Chris Pollak, aka "Dark Guardian" (via Facebook)

Superheroes Suit Up To Combat Anti-Gay Attacks In NYC

With a string of attacks against gay men in the city recently, a group of real-life superheroes is suiting up and swooping in to help stop the violence.


Clayton Street in Central Islip, N.Y. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Surge Of Violence Has Central Islip On Edge

Three gunshot killings in about two days has residents in a normally quiet Central Islip neighborhood worried.


Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

Hofstra Alumni Petition For Better Security Off-Campus

As many as 2,000 people have already signed the petition to increase security. This comes in the wake of a home invasion that ended with 21-year-old student Andrea Rebello being shot dead by a police officer.


New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Edward Reed)

NYPD: Stop-And-Frisk Stops Down 51 Percent, But Crime Also Way Down

While NYC’s stop-and-frisk program is literally on trial in federal court and is eating up much of the air in the mayoral campaign, word has come down that when cops stopped doing it so much; those committing crimes also stopped doing it so much.


Sketch of a man wanted in connection with a sex assault in East Harlem. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Searching For Suspects In 2 Separate Sex Assault Cases

Anyone with information in regards to either of these incidents is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


Evan Kerpen is accused of robbing three banks on Long Island. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau PD: Hicksville Man Arrested For Three Bank Robberies

Even Kerpen of Hicksville faces first and third degree robbery charges.


Bronx Assault Suspect (credit: DCPI)

Police: Victim Shot After Dispute With Suspect In The Bronx

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting in the Bronx.


Surveillance image of suspects wanted in connection with the attempted robbery of a 38-year-old woman in Central Park (credit: NYPD)

Girl, 13, Arrested In Connection With Attempted Central Park Robbery

Authorities are still looking for a boy, believed to be about 11 years old, in connection with the incident.


Linden Police think this is the man who broke into a home on Cedar Avenue on April 19, 2013. (credit: Linden Police)

Linden Police Hunt Burglary Suspect

What the burglar didn’t know, however, is that the victim had a home surveillance system.


Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County PBA Blames Police Precinct Merger For Crime Spike

The plan to merge police precincts was intended to save Nassau County $20 million, but the PBA said all it has done is increase major crimes.


(credit: NYPD)

Police: Brooklyn Suspect Lured Women To Isolated Areas And Raped Them

The NYPD said that in each incident, the suspect engaged his victims in a conversation and lured them to an isolated location, where he raped them.


Police released this surveillance image of a woman they said attacked a 68-year-old victim on board a 6 train on Wednesday. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Female Suspect Kissed Victim, 68, Before Assaulting Her When Rebuffed

The incident took place on Wednesday around 8 p.m. on board an uptown 6 train, which the victim boarded at the East 59th Street-Lexington Avenue station.


Kips Bay attempted robbery suspect. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Walking Dog Attacked In Attempted Gunpoint Robbery

Authorities have released a surveillance image and video of the man they are looking for. It was taken in the lobby of a building on East 27th near Second Avenue.


Upper West Side Robbery Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect In 10 Upper West Side Robberies

Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


Camden Police Cruiser (credit: CBS3)

County Police Force Prepares To Take Over In Camden

More than 30 members of the new Camden County Police Department Metro Division will be deployed on the streets of New Jersey’s most impoverished city.