Graffiti

Students in Queens invited graffiti artists to redecorate the hallways inside their high school. (Credit: CBS2)

Students Invite International Graffiti Artists To Redecorate At Queens High School

The public will be invited to come check it out. Next school year the students will be giving tours of the incredible halls.

06/11/2015

Connecticut College campus (credit: GK tramrunner/Wikimedia Commons)

Connecticut College Cancels Classes After Racist Graffiti Found

The graffiti included the use of a racial slur that was found scrawled in the bathrooms of a student center.

03/30/2015

This graffiti was found sprayed on a Knights of Columbus hall in South Ozone Park, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

South Ozone Park, Queens Alarmed By Offensive Graffiti Referencing Hindus

Offensive graffiti has alarmed some residents of South Ozone Park, Queens, and some believe it constitutes a hate crime.

03/10/2015

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Williamsburg Restaurant Owner Fed Up After Vandals Tag His Property…Again

A Brooklyn restaurant owner is saying enough is enough after he tried forgiving vandals who tagged his property.

11/14/2014

The Whitney Museum of American Art (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Police: Man Spray-Painted Graffiti On Walls Of Whitney Museum Of American Art

Police said 33-year-old Christopher Johnson spray-painted graffiti on a blank wall at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

10/19/2014

Graffiti by artist Adam Cole, better known as Adam Cost. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Legendary Graffiti Artist Adam Cost Caught In The Act

Graffiti artist Adam Cole – better known as Adam Cost – has returned to his craft after a self-imposed hiatus to much fanfare in recent years.

10/08/2014

Graffiti spray-painted on the Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial in Riverside Park. Two teens were arrested in connection with the vandalism on Thursday, Aug. 28. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Teens Caught Spray-Painting Civil War Memorial In Riverside Park

A teenage boy and girl have found themselves in big trouble, after they allegedly painted happy and sad faces and other silly designs on the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park.

08/28/2014

(credit: Robin Schatell/Museum Mile)

Thousands Flock To Fifth Avenue For Museum Mile Festival

The 36th annual Museum Mile Festival boasted free admission to nine New York City museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim.

06/10/2014

Williamsburg Graffiti

Report: New York Cops Armed With Spray Paint Will Cover Up Graffiti

Black, red, and white. Those are the colors of spray paint that the NYPD will reportedly be using to cover up graffiti in the city.

05/17/2014

Anti-Semitic graffit was spray painted around Borough Park, Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Former Cop Charged In Borough Park Spray-Paint Spree To Undergo Mental Evaluation

A former NYPD officer may be responsible for anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled across the heavily Jewish Brooklyn neighborhood of Borough Park.

05/04/2014

Swastika spray painted on playground equipment in Kings Park (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Long Island Park Vandalism Investigated As Hate Crime

A swastika, pentagram, upside down cross and other graffiti were spray painted on playground equipment at San Remo Community Park in Kings Park between 5 p.m. Sunday and 9:30 a.m. Monday, police said.

03/20/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cedarhurst Yeshiva Student Accused Of Scrawling Anti-Semitic Graffiti On LIRR

A teenager from Queens was charged Thursday with scrawling anti-Semitic graffiti on a Long Island Rail Road station in Cedarhurst at least eight different times.

02/06/2014

Swastika graffiti spray painted onto a garage door in Dix Hills (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Hate Crimes Unit Investigating Swastika Graffiti On Dix Hills Home

The swastika and other graffiti was posted Monday night during the snowstorm. Several street signs were tagged and the swastika was painted on the garage door of a home, police said.

02/06/2014

Graffiti found on the side of an elementary school in Randolph Township, NJ. (credit: Morris County Sheriff's Office)

Cops: Words ‘Education Or Slavery’ Spray Painted On Side Of NJ Elementary School

The graffiti was discovered at Ironia Elementary School on Monday.

12/27/2013

The graffiti-covered walls at a Long Island City warehouse, known as 5 Pointz, has been painted over. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Report: Group Arrested For Allegedly Tagging Whitewashed 5Pointz Building

A group of people was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly tagging the 5Pointz Building in Long Island City, Queens, two nights after the street art mecca was whitewashed – according to a published report.

11/20/2013

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