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The Guardian Angels say they felt compelled to return to patrolling Central Park due to a spike in crime. (Photo: CBS2)

Guardian Angels Back Patrolling Central Park, Demand De Blasio Do Something About Crime

With crime up 26 percent in Central Park this year the Guardian Angels have resumed crime patrols for the first time in 20 years.


Police say a suspect made off with a man's wristwatch in The Ramble section of Central Park in May 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Guardian Angels Anti-Crime Patrols Return To Central Park For First Time In 20 Years

The Guardian Angels – the famous squad in stop-sign-red jackets and berets — strode through Central Park recently on guard for signs of crime.


Queens Robbery Suspect

Women In Queens On Edge As Cops Hunt Robbery Suspect

Police say the suspect has gone after women three times in less than two weeks in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills.


Curtis and Mary Sliwa in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Curtis Sliwa’s Ex-Wife: Voice Mails Prove Affair With Queens Borough President

According to court documents filed Wednesday by his ex-wife, Mary Sliwa, the Guardian Angels founder was wrapped up in a romantic tryst with newly elected Queens Borough President Melinda Katz just hours before he said “I do.”


Melinda Katz appeared stoic as she walked out of a courtroom after being grilled on the witness stand on Wednesday. (Credit CBS 2)

Melinda Katz Takes The Stand In Sliwa Child Support Case

When a lawyer for Sliwa’s ex-wife wanted to know how she got pregnant, Katz said that she didn’t want to talk about it.


Michael Karwan, 19, of Marlboro, N.J. has been missing since Tuesday, Nov. 19. (Credit Marlboro Police Department)

Search Continues For Autistic N.J. Teen Missing Since Last Tuesday

The Guardian Angels are launching a search effort for Karwan. Guardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa says they have 100 people willing to brave the elements to try to find the 19-year-old.


Knockout Game

New York Lawmaker Targets ‘Knockout Game’ With New Bill

Republican Assemblyman Jim Tedisco of Schenectady said Thursday that his bill would make the violent game a gang assault with a sentence of up to 25 years. Youths would be charged as adults.


Curtis Sliwa (file / credit: Donna Ward/Getty Images)

Curtis Sliwa Reacts To Freeing Of Mob Rat ‘Mikey Scars’ DiLeonardo

A former close friend of John Gotti Jr. who confessed to conspiring to kill three people was freed from jail after helping law enforcement jail 80 members of organized crime.


Curtis Sliwa. (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Guardian Angels Founder Curtis Sliwa Says He Has Prostate Cancer

Sliwa announced on his radio show Wednesday morning that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer about a year ago and is planning to undergo surgery today.


Demonstrators walk past City Hall in Paterson on April 18, 2011 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Fears Rise As Paterson, N.J. Police Force Lays Off 125 Officers

Members of the police union marched to City Hall screaming “911, Who ya gonna call!” as they protested the layoffs of 125 police officers in Paterson on Monday.


Curtis Sliwa, left (credit: Louis Lanzano/AP), John Gotti Jr., right (credit: AP)

Curtis Sliwa Wants ‘Gotti’ Movie Filmed Outside Of New York City

John Travolta has already signed on and Lindsay Lohan may be next, but an effort is under way to make sure New York City doesn’t have a starring role in an upcoming John Gotti movie.