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Woman Found Dead In East Orange, N.J.; Homicide Suspected

A woman was found dead outside an apartment building in East Orange, N.J. Monday, and police believe she was the victim of a homicide.

03/10/2014

William McCaw (credit: Handout)

Reward Offered In Murder Of Kean College Student Near Rutgers Campus

Middlesex County, N.J. Crime Stoppers announced Saturday that they are offering cash rewards in the case of a 22-year-old Kean University student who was beaten to death last month in New Brunswick.

03/01/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (file/credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bratton: Homicide Rate Down So Far In 2014 Compared To Last Year

Bratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.

02/28/2014

Emma Gruber (Photo via CBS 2)

Body Of 85-Year-Old Mount Vernon Woman Found In Basement

Investigators believe Emma Gruber had been dead more than a day before police found her body Wednesday at the bottom of the basement stairs of her home.

02/14/2014

Chun Michael Deng (credit: CBS 2)

Death Of Baruch College Student In Pa. Ruled Homicide

A spokeswoman for the Luzerne County coroner’s office said Friday that the Dec. 8 death of 19-year-old Chun “Michael” Deng had been ruled a homicide.

02/14/2014

New York City Councilman Jumaane D. Williams (credit: council.nyc.gov)

City Officials Call On NYPD To Investigate Murders Equally Across All Boroughs

City Councilman Jumaane Williams said outer borough homicide cases have fewer detectives assigned to them than do killings in Manhattan. Williams said the NYPD is looking into it.

01/09/2014

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After Record 2013 Low, 2 Killed On New Year’s Day In NYC

Police said two men were killed on New Year’s Day in separate incidents.

01/01/2014

Police investigate fatal shooting in Queens on Nov. 26, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Queens

Police found the 29-year-old woman unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head inside her apartment on 52nd Avenue in Elmhurst around 1:50 a.m.

11/26/2013

Reward offered in connection with newborn boy found dead at Westchester recycling plant. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Authorities Offer Reward After Newborn Boy Found Dead At Recycling Plant

Police in Rockland County have appealed to the public for help locating the mother of a Hispanic newborn found dead at a recycling plant last week.

11/21/2013

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Dead Baby Found At Westchester Recycling Plant

Westchester County Police Cpt. Christopher Calabrese says a worker at Brookfield Resource Management Inc. in Elmsford discovered the baby inside a plastic bag at about 2 p.m. Tuesday.

11/13/2013

A police sketch of woman whose body was found along rocks at Gravesend Bay in July 2011, and the jeans she was wearing. (credit: NYPD)

Police Ask For Help In Identifying Cold Case Killing Victim

The woman’s remains were found inside a laundry-type cart in the rocks along the shore near Bay 20 Street and Shore Parkway in Bath Beach.

10/21/2013

Setauket house where Ross Reisner was fatally shot. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Report: Slain LI Equestrian Had Been Harassed By Former Tenant In Recent Months

According to reports, Suffolk County homicide detectives are looking into reports that Ross Reisner was being harassed by text message and had received a dead bird in a box delivered to his home anonymously.

09/27/2013

Police investigate the shooting death of Shellis Gonzales (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources: Ex-Boyfriend Wanted In Murder Of Brooklyn Mom

Shellis Gonzales, 46, was found shot in the head and torso in her apartment on Chauncey Street in Ocean Hill around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

09/19/2013

Paterson Police Car (credit: CBS 2)

Concerned Residents Decry Spike In Violence In Paterson, N.J.

A jump in violent crimes in Paterson, N.J. has led city officials and victims’ loved ones to say enough is enough.

08/24/2013

Lauren Daverin's body was found on a footbridge in Rockville Centre Aug. 22, 2013. (credit: Facebook)

Police: Lauren Daverin Identified As Teen Found Dead In Rockville Centre

Daverin’s body was found at about 10 p.m. Thursday on a footbridge between Sunrise Highway and Merrick Road, Nassau County police said.

08/23/2013

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