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Over 70 kilograms of heroin and $2 million cash were seized by authorities in the Bronx. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

Heroin Shortage Follows Record-Setting Bust In The Bronx This Week

Just after a massive heroin bust in the Bronx this week, narcotics officers reported they have been facing a new problem on the streets.

05/22/2015

Oxycodone

NYC Doctor Charged With Selling Oxycodone Prescriptions

David Duffy was arrested Thursday at his home in Flushing. He was awaiting arraignment in Manhattan.

05/21/2015

Video allegedly shows NYPD Detective Wojciech Braszczok smashing the back windshield and kicking a sport-utility vehicle belonging to Alexian Lien in a 2013 melee. (Credit: CBS2)

Good Samaritan Testifies About Biker Attack On SUV Driver

Sergio Consuegra described the crazy scene in Washington Heights in September 2013 — the roar of motorcycles, the screaming of people.

05/21/2015

(Credit: Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office)

Akai Gurley’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The lawsuit, filed Thursday, names the officer who shot Akai Gurley, his partner and the NYC Housing Authority.

05/21/2015

A dancer performs at a strip club  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

DEA Agents Accused Of Running N.J. Strip Club Where Prostitution Allegedly Occurred

Two U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents were arrested Wednesday, on charges that they had a side business running a strip club in New Jersey where prostitution allegedly happened.

05/20/2015

Over 70 kilograms of heroin and $2 million cash were seized by authorities in the Bronx. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

Authorities Make Record-Breaking Heroin Bust In The Bronx

Over 70 kilograms of heroin, $2 million cash and a firearm were seized from a Chevy Suburban behind an apartment building in the Fieldstone section of the Bronx.

05/19/2015

Courtroom sketch of bikers Wojciech Braszczok and James Kuehne, charged in the Sept. West Side Highway motorcycle melee. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Trial Begins For Undercover NYPD Detective In Biker Melee Case

Detective Wojciech Braszczok faces top-level assault charges in the September 2013 attack on an SUV driver while he was off-duty.

05/18/2015

Police recovered drugs and cash from two Bronx homes. (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

15 Arrested In Bronx Heroin Sting Operation

After a three-month investigation, cops made the 15 arrests based on 10 sales of heroin to undercover officers, authorities said.

05/14/2015

NYPD releases side by side of surveillance image of hammer-wielding suspect and facial recognition software results (Credit: NYPD)

Hammer Attack Suspect Hit With 7 Assault Charges

David Baril, 30, was shot three times while attacking NYPD Officer Lauren O’Rourke with the claw side of the hammer, police said.

05/14/2015

Angelika Graswald

Prosecutors: Fiancee Of Missing Kayaker Tampered With Kayak

Angelika Graswald, 35, told investigators she felt trapped in their relationship and tampered with his boat.

05/13/2015

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (inset) in 1979. (credit: CBS2)

Judge Declares Mistrial In Etan Patz Case After 1 Juror Holds Out

The judge has decided the jury is hung and says he will declare a mistrial in the Etan Patz case, CBS2’s Jessica Schneider reported.

05/08/2015

Dr. Hector Castro is arrested in an alleged oxycodone ring in 2013. (Credit: Handout)

Trial Begins For Doctor Accused Of Giving Out Oxycodone For Cash

Opening statements began Thursday in the trial of a Lower Manhattan doctor accused in an oxycodone smuggling ring that trafficked $10 million worth of drugs across several states.

05/07/2015

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (inset) in 1979. (credit: CBS2)

No Verdict After 17th Day Of Deliberations In Etan Patz Murder Case

Day 17 of jury deliberations in the Etan Patz murder case drew to a close Thursday with still no verdict.

05/07/2015

Noelle Velentzas (left) Asia Siddiqui appear in U.S. District Court on charges of plotting terror. (Credit: CBS2)

Women Charged In Alleged ISIS-Inspired NYC Terror Plot Plead Not Guilty

Noelle Velentzas, 28, and Asia Siddiqui, 31, both wore blue prison garb as their attorneys entered the pleas on their behalf to an indictment charging them each with a count of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction and teaching how to make such a devise.

05/07/2015

Etan Patz (credit: Stanley K. Patz)

A Day After Sending 2nd Deadlock Note, Jury In Etan Patz Murder Trial Presses On

A day after telling the judge for the second time that it is deadlocked and cannot reach a verdict, jurors in the Etan Patz murder case are returning Wednesday for a 16th day of deliberations.

05/06/2015

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