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A handgun confiscated by police in Harlem on Wednesday, Aug. 20. A suspect was arrested after police found him inside a building lobby smoking a cigarette, and then allegedly found the gun after struggling with him. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Officers Find Gun During Struggle With Suspect In Harlem

Police this week arrested a suspect in Harlem, who was allegedly caught with a gun when officers approached him for smoking a cigarette inside the lobby of a building.

08/21/2014

This 9mm handgun was found buried in the sand by a 10-year-old girl at Coney Island Beach. (Credit: NYPD)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Disturbing Discovery Prompts Coney Island Lifeguard To Take Action

A veteran lifeguard stepped into action this week, after a 10-year-old girl found a loaded gun buried in the sand in the water at the beach at Coney Island.

08/12/2014

The beach at Coney Island, Brooklyn in May 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Girl, 10, Finds Loaded Gun In Water At Coney Island Beach

A 10-year-old girl found a loaded handgun on the beach at Coney Island, Brooklyn Monday evening, police said.

08/11/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officer Fires Shot At Man Who Allegedly Pointed Gun In East New York

An officer fired a shot at a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers in East New York, Brooklyn early Sunday, police said.

06/15/2014

Police say this man has been flashing a badge and brandishing a gun before robbing his Bronx victims. (Credit NYPD)

Cops Seek Suspect In Connection With String Of Police Impersonation Robberies

The suspect has been picking up victims in a livery cab, identifying himself as a police officer while producing a shield, and removing his victim’s property while brandishing a firearm, according to authorities.

10/03/2013

9/11 Memorial site (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Charged With Trying To Enter 9/11 Memorial With Gun

A Wisconsin woman was arrested Sunday, after she allegedly tried to get into the 9/11 Memorial with a gun.

09/22/2013

Police say this man robbed a woman at a Brooklyn F Train stop. (Credit NYPD)

Cops: Man Threatened, Robbed Woman At Brooklyn F Train Stop

A 62-year-old woman told police that she was walking past a suspect who was sitting on a bench. As she walked past him the man grabbed her bag, threatened her with a firearm, stole her wallet and fled the scene.

09/14/2013

Police say that a suspect ditched this firearm during a chase in Harlem. (Credit Handout)

Suspect Charged With Allegedly Pointing Gun At Police In Harlem

As they rushed to the scene the officers observed the suspect with a gun in his hand, police said. An officer exited his vehicle to approach the suspect and the suspect pointed the weapon in his direction, according to police.

08/24/2013

Gun Recovered By Police In Brooklyn

Police Shoot Suspect Who Allegedly Went For Gun Being Held As Evidence

A teenage boy was hospitalized under police guard Saturday evening, after being shot by a police officer when he allegedly tried to steal a gun from a van police were guarding.

08/24/2013

NYPD Squad Car

Authorities: Boy Threatened Summer School Classmates With Unloaded Gun

An 11-year-old boy faces disciplinary action for allegedly bringing a gun to school, according to a letter sent home to parents of students at P373 on Staten Island.

07/17/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Government Vehicle, Gun Stolen In Queens

A government vehicle with a rifle inside was stolen Tuesday evening in Queens.

05/28/2013

FILE -- A women fires a handgun  (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

NY Gun Owners Must File Form To Keep Permit Info Private

Starting Wednesday, the records of anyone who has asked to be exempt from the state Freedom of Information Law will be kept secret. But the information will be available for gun owners who haven’t acted.

05/15/2013

Guns (credit: CBS 2, FILE)

NRA Recommends Schools Have Trained, Armed Staff Member

A National Rifle Association released the results of its sponsored study on gun violence in schools on Tuesday.

04/02/2013

A photo posted by Shawn Moore on Facebook of his son Josh (credit: Facebook)

Christie Asks AG To Probe State’s Response To Boy’s Gun Photo On Facebook

The state child welfare agency and local police went to the Carneys Point home of Shawn Moore on March 14 following what police said were anonymous calls expressing concern about the safety of a child.

03/27/2013

Newark Airport

Man Arrested At Newark Airport For Gun In Carry-On Bag

A Pennsylvania man was arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport Sunday, after security screeners found a loaded gun in his carry-on bag.

02/17/2013

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