The death of a seriously mentally ill and diabetic inmate who sexually mutilated himself after seven days in a New York City jail cell has been ruled a homicide.
Police in Jersey City are investigating the stabbing death of a community activist whose body was found in an arson fire earlier this week.
Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of a man whose body was found in a plastic storage container in Brooklyn on Saturday.
The death of a fetus found in a shopping bag at the Herald Square Victoria’s Secret last fall has been ruled a homicide.
The death of Myls Dobson – the 4-year-old boy who was found dead in a Midtown high-rise in January – was ruled a homicide by the New York City Medical Examiner’s office Thursday, according to a published report.
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.
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.
Bratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.
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.
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.
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.
Police said two men were killed on New Year’s Day in separate incidents.
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.
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.
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.