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Police say these badges and gun were stolen from a retired Passaic County sheriff's officer, and used by two men pretending to be officers in the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Fake Cops Went Around Bronx With Stolen Police Badges, Gun

Police this week arrested two men who allegedly pretended to be police officers, as they drove around the Bronx with a gun and a badge that had been stolen from a retired officer in New Jersey.

07/02/2014

JFK Airport

DA: Man Caught With Gun, Brass Knuckles At JFK

A Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.

04/16/2014

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

Medical Examiner’s Office Driver Arrested On Weapons Charges

Police on Tuesday arrested a New York City Medical Examiner’s office driver on weapons charges.

04/15/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Queens Teen Fatally Stabbed By Barber Over Dispute Over Headphones

Barber shop co-owner Cedric Simpson, 34, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the fatal stabbing of Carl Richardson with scissors.

03/28/2014

Police radios recovered from three alleged police impersonators in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest 3 Alleged Fake Cops Found Driving Around Brooklyn

Police arrested three men in Brooklyn this week, after they were allegedly found driving around pretending to be police officers with scanner radios and firearms at their disposal.

02/06/2014

Bushwick Gun Arrest

Police Subdue, Arrest Man Who Allegedly Fired Shot At Officers

Police subdued and arrested a man who allegedly ran from officers and fired a gun at them in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday morning.

01/16/2014

Police said that they recovered this weapon while investigating an alleged carjacking in Brooklyn. (Credit DCPI)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Brooklyn Carjacking, Robbery

Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a carjacking that took place in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon.

01/04/2014

Police are looking for a man who has been robbing livery cabs in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx. (Credit NYPD)

Suspect Charged In Bronx Livery Cab Robbery

A man was arrested and charged Saturday in connection with one in a string of livery cab robberies in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx.

11/30/2013

9/11 Memorial site (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Charged With Trying To Enter 9/11 Memorial With Gun

A Wisconsin woman was arrested Sunday, after she allegedly tried to get into the 9/11 Memorial with a gun.

09/22/2013

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Police: Queens Man Charged With Impersonating Cop To Scam Jewelry Stores

According to police, Brian Harrington told the clerks at Rafael’s in Hewlett and Gulgattie Jewelry at the Tri Count Flea Market in Levittown that he was a police officer who lost his debit card, so the clerks let him write out checks totaling more than $5,200.

09/12/2013

Matthew Levine (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Breaks Into Home, Hits Sleeping Child With Mop

The incident happened at a home on Foster Lane in Westbury around 1 a.m. Friday, police said.

08/16/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Police: Women Involved In Argument Turn On ‘Good Samaritan’

Two women have been arrested and charged in the Saturday morning stabbing death of a man who police said was apparently tried to break up their argument.

08/11/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

2 City Correction Officers Arrested Within 2 Minutes

Two city correction officers were arrested within a period of two minutes Sunday and charged with driving drunk.

07/07/2013

Dog seized in alleged Brooklyn dog-fighting operation. (Credit: Brooklyn DA's office)

Brooklyn DA: Man Indicted For Training Dogs For Dog Fighting

Leslie Alexander, 39, faces dozens of charges for torturing and injuring animals as well as criminal possession of a weapon, DA Charles Hynes said Tuesday.

06/18/2013

22 caliber firearm found on 15-year-old boy in subway (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: 15-Year-Old Boy Caught With Gun At Bronx Subway Station

Officers stopped the teen and three others after they saw the group go inside the Grand Concourse and East Fordham Road entrance on the D-line without paying the fare around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, police said.

06/14/2013

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