Criminal Charges

Kimani Gray, 16, was shot and killed by police on Saturday, March 9, 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

No Criminal Charges Coming For Officers Who Shot And Killed Kimani Gray, 16

No criminal charges will be coming for the officers involved in the shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy in Brooklyn last year – sparking massive protests.

07/30/2014

Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Advocates Consider Lawsuit Against N.J.

Roseanne Scotti, New Jersey director of the Drug Policy Alliance, hopes a lawsuit is a last resort. She notes that court cases can drag on for years and says her concern is patients having access now.

07/04/2011

Marijuana

Gov. Christie Wants Assurance From Feds Before Implementing Medical Marijuana Programs

Christie said in an interview on New Jersey Network’s “On the Line” show that he won’t ask people to do things that might result in prosecution.

06/17/2011

A child accidentally brought a .25 caliber pistol to Transfiguration School. Gun above is not .25 caliber. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: 8-Year-Old Brings Loaded 9mm To School, Sells It For $3

The father of an 8-year-old boy was facing criminal charges Friday, after his son allegedly brought a loaded gun to school in Queens and sold it to a classmate.

04/29/2011

CT School Bus (credit: CBS 2)

Conn. Man To Face Assault Charges In Truck Rampage

Police say a Connecticut man is facing assault charges after smashing his truck into several vehicles, including a school bus, on a rampage through the streets of Stamford.

11/17/2010

George Grier with Attorney John Lewis Jr. (Photo/Kathleen Maloney)

L.I. Man Fires Gun, Arrested In Dispute On His Lawn

A Uniondale homeowner who grabbed a rifle from his house and fired warning shots in a confrontation with a group of men on his lawn faces criminal charges, but his family said he was defending his home.

09/06/2010

Gavel (credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Corrections Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Rape

A former Nassau County correction officer already accused of raping and sexually abusing female inmates pleaded not guilty to a new round of criminal charges.

09/01/2010