Police said a 73-year-old woman was pushing a grocery cart down a sidewalk at the corner of 153rd Avenue and 88th Street when a man and a woman attacked her.
Mayor Bill de Blasio this Memorial Day led observances to remember those who gave their last measure of devotion, at the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park.
The NYPD has launched a weeklong crackdown on reckless driving – targeting infractions including speeding, running red lights, and texting behind the wheel.
The city Medical Examiner’s Office has begun to fingerprint every body who dies an unnatural death — an accident, medical complication or even suicide or homicide, would be fingerprinted.
The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.
A woman is dead, her 14-year-old son injured and her husband in custody after a stabbing Tuesday morning inside their Brooklyn apartment.
Michael Schultz, 23, was arrested and charged with attempted assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, criminal possession of a weapon and other charges, police said.
Someone cut the head off a statue of the Virgin Mary and left it lying on the ground at a Knights of Columbus chapter on Long Island, police said Thursday.
The steel and glass museum houses more than 10,000 artifacts, 23,000 photographs, 1,900 oral histories and 500 hours of film and video. It opens to the public May 21.
The lieutenant and two other officers got out of their car and ordered a suspect to drop his weapon. That’s when, they say, the 23-year-old man turned and pointed the gun at the lieutenant.
A car smashed into two parked vehicles with people inside then flipped in the Bronx on Sunday morning before the driver tried unsuccessfully to make a getaway on foot.
A FDNY veteran with more than 30 years of experience, Daniel Nigro was named chief of department after the Sept. 11 attacks.
Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park was buying a MetroCard when police said the suspect walked up from behind, hit him in the head with a hammer and demanded money.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority investigators have been zeroing in on a recently-installed rail as the cause of a derailment on the F Train last week, and have been trying to determine whether other rails have the same defects.
A 2009 Lexus that was heading north somehow lost its front left tire, which then bounced over the median and crashed through the front windshield of a Pine Hill Trailways bus, police said.