Jamaica

The aftermath of a Christmas Eve fire at 142nd Place in South Jamaica, Queens. (credit: CBS2)

3-Alarm Fire Damages 2 Homes In Queens

The fire broke out at around 11:40 a.m. at 142nd Place near 123rd Avenue in Jamaica.

12/24/2014

Hundreds line up at the Greater Allen A.M.E. Church in Jamaica, Queens to receive toys for the needy on Dec. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Hundreds Line Up At Queens Church To Receive Gifts For Needy Children

The church calls the event Christmas on Merrick Boulevard — a community service involving volunteers and the faithful doling out donations with full hearts and lots of love.

12/22/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Stabbing Girlfriend To Death In Queens

Police have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with the stabbing death of his girlfriend on a street in Queens.

12/05/2014

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Investigation Under Way After Woman Is Stabbed, Killed In Jamaica, Queens

Police on Tuesday were investigating a stabbing hat left a woman dead in Jamaica, Queens.

12/02/2014

Cellphone video captured a shoving match between a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver and a 16-year-old boy in Jamaica, Queens on Tuesday, Nov. 11. (Credit: CBS2)

Caught On Video: Teen, MTA Bus Driver Get Into Shoving Match In Queens

A shoving and shouting match between a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver and a teenager in Queens was caught on cellphone video Tuesday morning.

11/11/2014

Police shot a man while responding to a burglary in Jamaica, Queens on Monday, Nov. 10. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Charge Queens Burglary Suspect Injured In Police-Involved Shooting

Police have charged a suspect who was injured in a police-involved shooting after they said he attacked two officers during a burglary in Queens.

11/11/2014

Police respond to an attack on an officer in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

NYPD, D.C. Police Probe Ax Attacks On Officers

A man swung a large ax at a District of Columbia police officer in an unprovoked attack early Friday, a week after New York City police officers were attacked by a man with a hatchet.

10/31/2014

NYPD Officer Kenneth Healey is released from the hospital on Wednesday, Oct. 24 -- six days after being attacked with a hatchet. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Officer Attacked With Hatchet Released From Hospital

There was applause all around on Wednesday, as an NYPD officer made his way out of the hospital six days after being attacked with a hatchet.

10/29/2014

A hatchet-wielding man was shot and killed in a police-involved shooting in Jamaica, Queens. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hatchet-Wielding Suspect Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In Queens

The incident occurred around 2 p.m. Thursday at Jamaica Avenue and 162nd Street in Jamaica.

10/23/2014

Surveillance images of two suspects in a string of robberies on the F Train in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Suspects Wanted In String Of Robberies On F Train In Queens

Police on Monday were seeking two suspects in a string of robberies on the F Train in Jamaica, Queens.

10/20/2014

Miguel Mejia-Ramos (credit: NYPD)

Queens Man Pleads Guilty In Deaths Of Wife, Two Children

Prosecutors alleged Mejia-Ramos stabbed his wife Deisy Garcia to death, then hugged and kissed his two young daughters before setting them down on their bed and killing them too.

10/11/2014

A police cruiser passes by in Times Square (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Woman Charged In Deadly Stabbing Of Man In Jamaica, Queens

A woman was arrested and charged Thursday with the deadly stabbing of a man in a Jamaica, Queens home.

10/09/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the slashing of a woman in Jamaica, Queens on Wednesday, Oct. 1. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Slashed Woman In Neck In Jamaica, Queens

Police Tuesday evening were asking for help in finding a suspect who allegedly slashed a woman in the neck and seriously injured her in Jamaica, Queens.

10/08/2014

Two people were hospitalized on Friday, Oct. 3 after a car and a bus collided in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Hurt When Car, Bus Collide In Jamaica, Queens

Two people were hospitalized Friday afternoon after a car and a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus were involved in a crash in Hillside Avenue and Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica, Queens.

10/03/2014

FDNY personnel on the scene of a power outage at Rochdale Village in Jamaica, Queens on Oct. 1, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

FDNY: 54 Workers Removed From Scaffolding After Power Outage Hits Rochdale Village In Jamaica

A power outage has impacted numerous buildings there, some of which are under construction.

10/01/2014

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