Grand Central Parkway
The mother of an unarmed man who was shot and killed by a detective during a traffic stop on the Grand Central Parkway said she wants “justice” for her son.
Polanco’s mother hovered over her son’s open casket. The former Army National Guardsman will be buried in his uniform.
Hassan Hamdy’s attorney said the 14-year veteran “felt threatened and was left with no other alternative other than the actions that he took.”
Hassan Hamdy was one of 16 cops in a 1999 excessive force case, which was settled for almost $300,000. Hamdy is also one of six cops who was sued in 2007 by Dorothy Garcia and her grandson Tyrell.
Every time a police officer pulls over a motorist, there is a moment when the worst can happen. CBS 2’s Lou Young spoke with some experts on what should be done to stay safe.
It happened around 5:15 a.m. Thursday near exit 7 at LaGuardia Airport during routine traffic stop, police said
What is the worst day of the week for traffic in the Tri-State area? The answer might surprise you.
The worker was fixing streetlights near Jewel Avenue when he was struck and killed.
Accident investigators say Jerry Kishun’s car rear-ended another, possibly a yellow cab, around 4:30 a.m. at the 82nd Street exit. But when he got out, police say a second car hit him, killed him and left.
Ready! Set! Travel! (Right now, if possible.)
On Thursday CBS 2 got a first look at a new survey that says many of our highways lack the most basic safety marks.
Police are on the hunt for as many as five men who have been pulling off a string of armed robberies in Queens.
As the wicked winds and torrential rains wreaked havoc through New York City on Sept. 16, the storm’s two tornadoes did far more damage on 60-year-old Bill Levakis.