Emerson Hill

Two tractor-trailers have recently crashed in Emerson Hill, Staten Island because of GPS directions, residents say. (Credit: CBS 2)

GPS Mess: 18-Wheelers Crashing Into Staten Island Neighborhood

Eighteen-wheelers are making a mess of a Staten Island neighborhood — and it’s all because of GPS.


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Report: Four Homes Burglarized In Lighthouse Hill On Staten Island

The burglars reportedly break into the homes through a second-story window and make off with jewelry before hiding in the woods surrounding the area.


A gated home in Emerson Hill (credit: CBS 2)

Emerson Hill Residents On Edge After Rash Of Burglaries

The upscale neighborhood — known for its expensive, gated homes and panoramic views of the Verrazano Bridge — has been plagued by a rash of burglaries in recent weeks.


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Sophisticated S.I. Robberies Raise Security Questions

At least six houses in Todt Hill, Dongan Hills, Grasmere and Emerson Hill were broken into and had jewelry stolen after burglars disabled security systems.