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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

JFK Airport

DA: Man Caught With Gun, Brass Knuckles At JFK

A Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.

04/16/2014

Queens Gun Recovered

Police Catch Suspect Who Allegedly Fired At Officers In Far Rockaway

A Queens teen has been arrested and charged, after he allegedly fired a gun at officers who were chasing him.

12/28/2013

Police are looking for a man who allegedly brandished a handgun while robbing a Subway Sandwich shop in Harlem. (Credit DCPI Handout)

Cops Seek Suspect In Connection With Harlem Armed Robbery

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred in Harlem.

11/30/2013

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

Walmart (file / credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

LI Cops Seek Suspect In Early Morning Walmart Hold-Up

Once inside the man brandished a black handgun and ordered the manager to empty the contents of the store’s safe into a black duffel bag before fleeing the scene.

05/11/2013

National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre holds a news conference at the Willard Hotel December 21, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

NRA Stands By Call To Have Armed Guards In Every School; Lawmakers Pounce On Comments

The issue of gun control was again a hot topic on the Sunday morning news programs, more than a week after one of the worst mass school shootings in U.S. history.

12/23/2012

Police-involved shooting in Harlem (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: Officer Shoots Gunman Who Was Firing At Police

The suspect, whose name has not yet been released, was taken to Harlem Hospital in stable condition.

03/25/2012

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Weekend Shootings Send 2 To Hospital In Paterson

A 25-year-old city man was shot multiple times in the upper body early Sunday.

01/08/2012

Sketch of Fremont robbery suspect (credit: DCPI)

Bronx Armed Robbery Suspect Still At Large

Police say the robber shot his second robbery victim in the torso before demanding money.

12/01/2011

Robbery Spree Suspects (credit: DCPI)

NYC Robbery Spree Suspects Still At Large

Police are asking the public’s help in identifying two suspects wanted for at least four robberies in Manhattan.

08/06/2011

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police Search For Masked Gunmen Suspected Of Robbing Hewlett Bank

Nassau County police said two masked men with handguns robbed a branch of the Roslyn Savings Bank, spraying a 57-year-old male employee with mace before escaping.

07/06/2011

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Trenton Detective Shoots Drug Dealer Suspect

Police Director Joseph Juniak said 32-year-old Aaron Veh Carter of Trenton, was shot several times, but his wounds were not considered to be life-threatening. He was taken to Capital Regional Medical Center at Fuld Hospital, but further details on his injuries were not disclosed.

06/25/2011

Nassau County Police (credit: CBS 2)

Suspects Charged In Long Island Deli Shooting

Nassau County police said the shooting stemmed from an argument between one of the defendants and a 26-year-old man inside the Midway Deli in Roosevelt.

03/25/2011

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