The negotiated bipartisan legislation came after days of closed-door talks and speculation about whether an agreement could be reached before the Wednesday’s midnight adjournment.
It’s been two years since Chafic “Steve” Ezzeddine was found murdered in his restaurant.
A 49-year-old woman was found stabbed to death Wednesday afternoon in the Melrose section of the Bronx.
A Plainfield, N.J., man was arrested early Monday and charged with the death of his mother – in the first homicide in Union County this year.
In 2010, Suffolk police reported 50 homicides. That number dropped to 23 killings last year.
The bodies of Tammy Pitts, 40, and her 3-year-old daughter, Natasia, were found in the apartment on West Palisade Avenue near Palisade Place.
Newark police on Monday were investigating the strangulation of a 22-year-old woman whose body was found along a Route 22 entrance ramp.
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said he likes it and he welcomes it, but doesn’t seem convinced that the frigid weather is the reason for more than a week of no killing in the city.
A 25-year-old Queens man has been charged in what was the first homicide of 2013 in New York City.
An autopsy is scheduled for Friday to determine how a 4-year-old boy died in an Amityville apartment Wednesday afternoon.
The death of a longtime Democratic Party official whose decomposed body was found in his Newark home this week has been ruled a homicide.
Police told 1010 WINS that they believe that the same suspect who murdered Kadare also killed a Bay Ridge shopkeeper on July 6. The suspect description is similar, and ballistics tests confirm that the same .22-caliber gun was used in both murders.
Questions abound on Saturday about the death of a 14-year-old Bronx boy. Kemar Brooks may be the city’s latest crossfire victim.
A man is suspected of killing his girlfriend after once threatening to hunt her down, “like a dog in the streets.”
Frank Goggin was discovered face-down on the living room floor at his home on Seaview Avenue. Police said trauma to the 68-year-old’s neck and face show he was strangled.