Harriman State Park

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New York Park Police Investigate Attempted Abduction At Harriman State Park

Three boys, ages 5-8, were playing basketball at 6:54 p.m. when a van pulled up, New York State Parks Police said.

06/23/2014

Peretz Sontag, 50, was found dead in his car in Harriman State Park on Sunday, March 23, 2014. (credit: Handout)

Missing Rockland County Father Found Dead In Harriman State Park

The body of a father of seven who had been missing for nine days has been found in Harriman State Park by a hiker.

03/24/2014

Peretz Sontag, 50, was found dead in his car in Harriman State Park on Sunday, March 23, 2014. (credit: Handout)

Volunteers, Police Search For Missing Rockland County Father

An extensive search is under way in Harriman State Park for a Rockland County father of seven missing since Friday. Police said Peretz Sontag, 50, was last seen leaving his Pomona home on Friday morning.

03/18/2014

Ramapo Brush Fire

Brush Fire Leaves Acre After Acre Charred In Rockland County

Helicopters dumped water Tuesday evening on a brush fire that spread to a wooded area in Rockland County.

10/29/2013

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Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day Trip

Escape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.

06/03/2013

Eugene Palmer (handout)

Police: Haverstraw Murder Suspect May Still Be Alive

Haverstraw police now think the Stony Point man who allegedly killed his daughter-in-law last September and fled into Harriman State Park, could still be alive.

05/06/2013

Eugene Palmer (credit: CBS 2)

Missing Father-In-Law Formally Charged With Murder Of Haverstraw Mother Of Two

A 73-year-old man who disappeared into the woods after his daughter-in-law was shot to death in Rockland County two months ago stood charged with her murder Monday – although he remained missing.

11/19/2012

Eugene Palmer (handout)

Suspected Killer To Impact Weekend Outdoor Activities At Harriman

Harriman State Park is vast – roughly 45,000 acres. It’s impossible close down completely. But murder suspect Eugene Palmer is thought to be hiding in the woods.

09/28/2012

Eugene Palmer (credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues At State Park For Haverstraw Murder Suspect

Police believe Eugene Palmer is armed, dangerous and hiding out in the sprawling wilderness of Harriman State Park, but are looking into whether someone may have picked him up and helped him escape.

09/27/2012

Tammy Palmer (credit: Personal Photo)

Family: Man Threatened Daughter-In-Law Days Before Haverstraw Murder

Tensions mounted between Tammy Palmer and her father-in-law after she took out an order of protection against her husband barring him from the home where she was raising their two children.

09/26/2012

Police found Eugene Palmer's pickup truck in Harriman State Park on Tuesday. (credit: CBS 2 | Handout)

Haverstraw Police Find Alleged Getaway Car Of Man Suspected In Daughter-In-Law’s Murder

Eugene Palmer, 74, is the prime suspect in the killing of 39-year-old Tammy Palmer who was found shot in the chest in the backyard of her Willow Grove Road home on Monday, police said.

09/25/2012

Tammy Palmer (credit: Personal Photo)

Father-In-Law Is ‘Prime Suspect’ In Murder Of Haverstraw Mother Of Two

The manhunt for a man suspected of killing his daughter-in-law in a Rockland County town continued Monday afternoon before being suspended for the night. The search will resume at daybreak Tuesday.

09/24/2012

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Empire State Building Honoring Harriman Gift

A major gift that helped to restore and preserve Rockland County’s natural beauty is being honored Friday night.

10/29/2010

A man and woman are dead after their SUV crashed into a lake at Harriman State Park in Tuxedo, N.Y. on August 18, 2010.

Man, Woman Found Dead After SUV Rolls Into NY Lake

A man and woman are dead after their SUV crashed into a lake at a state park north of New York City.

08/18/2010