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Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh. (credit: Image via CBS2)

NJ Air Force Vet Accused Of Trying To Provide Material Support To ISIS

Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh, of Neptune, is accused of attempting to provide material support to ISIS, also known as ISIL, and obstruction of justice.

03/17/2015

Yehuda Katz (Image via CBS2)

Auxiliary NYPD Officer Accused Of Hacking Police Computer, FBI Database In Fraud Scheme

Yehuda Katz allegedly installed a hidden camera in the traffic safety office in the 70th Precinct station house and a device that would allow him to access a computer there remotely.

03/17/2015

Authorities believe Michelle Cantatore is the wig-wearing robber who held up a bank in Glen Rock, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Arrests Suspected Glen Rock Wig-Wearing Bank Robber Michelle Cantatore

A woman believed to be the wig-wearing bandit responsible for an armed bank robbery in Glen Rock, New Jersey has been caught, according to officials.

03/06/2015

Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

2-Day Anti-Terrorism Workshop Kicks Off In Jersey City

How would the city that is home to New Jersey’s financial center react to a terror attack on its mass transit system, or a “lone wolf” attack by individual or multiple gunmen?

02/25/2015

FILE - Shoppers in a mall (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Officials: No Credible Evidence Of Imminent Attack Following Threat Against U.S. Shopping Malls

U.S. authorities said there was “no credible” evidence suggesting a mall attack was in the works after a video purported to be from Somalia’s al Qaeda-linked rebel group al-Shabab urged Muslims to attack malls in Western countries.

02/23/2015

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Hunt Continues In NJ For Wig-Wearing Bank Robbery Suspect

New Jersey police are on the hunt for an armed bank robbery suspect wearing a wig who they say got away with a whole lot of cash.

02/19/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment on January 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Silver Vows Vindication Following Arrest On Corruption Charges

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is vowing to clear his name after his arrest Thursday on conspiracy and bribery charges.

01/23/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (right) walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment on January 22, 2015. (credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

NYS Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Arrested On Corruption Charges

FBI spokesman Peter Donald confirmed the 70-year-old Silver was taken into custody around 8 a.m. at FBI headquarters in New York City.

01/22/2015

Police swarmed John F. Kennedy International Airport due to a reported bomb threat directed at a plane on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Working To Determine Source Of Bomb Threat At Kennedy Airport

The FBI is working to determine the source of telephone threats that prompted the evacuation and search of two planes at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

01/20/2015

Christopher Lee Cornell is accused of plotting an attack on the U.S. Capitol that federal authorities say was inspired by ISIS. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Of Ohio Man Accused In Plot To Bomb U.S. Capitol, Kill Officials Speak Out

The parents of an Ohio man accused of plotting to bomb the U.S. Capitol and shoot lawmakers are coming to his defense, saying he was just lost and misguided.

01/15/2015

A US Capitol Police officer stands guard in front of the US Capitol building. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

FBI: Ohio Man Inspired By ISIS Plotted Attack On U.S. Capitol

Days after NYPD officials warned of a threat against police officers and soldiers by Islamic State militants, federal authorities charged an Ohio man with plotting an attack on the U.S. Capitol inspired by the militant group.

01/14/2015

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FBI, NYPD Warn Of ‘Virtual Kidnapping’ Scam

In the “virtual kidnapping” scheme, a caller claims that the victim’s loved one has been kidnapped or that the person was involved in some kind of accident with a gang member and is now in danger.

01/13/2015

A screengrab of the apparently hacked Twitter page of the U.S. Central Command. (credit: Twitter.com/CentCom)

U.S. Central Command Twitter Account Hacked, Apparently By ISIS

The hack apparently started at 12:30 p.m. with a message that read “American soldiers, we are coming, watch your back. ISIS.”

01/12/2015

New Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says NYC will receive more anti-terror funding than previously allocated. (Photo: CBS 2)

Security Expert: ISIS, Al Qaeda In A Race To See Who Can Attack New York City First

From the French consulate to synagogues to transit hubs to news organizations in Times Square, the NYPD has visibly increased security in New York City following the attack on a newspaper in Paris.

01/09/2015

The Seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - File / Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

FBI Names Diego Rodriguez As Next Head Of New York Office

Before joining the FBI, Diego Rodriguez graduated from St. John’s University and worked as a teacher in New York City.

12/17/2014

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