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Saint Albans, Queens Officer Struck

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Dead After Being Struck On His Motorcycle In Queens

An off-duty NYPD officer was pronounced dead Monday evening, after he was struck by a car while riding his motorcycle in Jamaica, Queens, police confirmed to CBS 2.

06/02/2014

Crews inspect track damage at site of Wednesday's freight derailment just east of Long Island Rail Road Jamaica station. (Credit: MTA Long Island Rail Road)

MTA: Delays Possible For Thursday Morning Rush Due To Freight Train Derailment

Three cars on a seven-car freight train jumped the tracks just east of Jamaica Station on the Long Island Rail Road.

05/14/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

Queens Police Impersonator Robbery

Search On For Police Impersonator Robbers Terrorizing Queens

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who pretended to be police officers as they stormed into Queens businesses and robbed them.

04/02/2014

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Police: Teen Fatally Shot, Another Critically Injured In Queens

Police said the shooting happened around 3:20 p.m. in front of 143-07 Lakewood Ave.

03/30/2014

The body of Quynton Ross (inset) was discovered on a beach in Edgemere on Monday, March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Photographer’s Body Found In Shallow Grave Near Rockaway Boardwalk

The family of a Queens man was horrified Monday, after their search led them to a beach in the Rockaways where police later found his body in a shallow grave.

03/24/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Queens on March 14, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Boy, 12, Shoots Sister, 14, In Stomach Inside Queens Home

The girl was rushed to Jamaica Hospital where she is listed in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.

03/14/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting in Queens on March 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Found Fatally Shot In Queens

The body of 48-year-old Mohamed Hamwi was discovered just after midnight Tuesday near the intersection of 105th Avenue and 173rd Street, police said.

03/11/2014

Queens Unidentified Man

Police Seek To Identify Unknown Patient At Jamaica Hospital

Police on Monday asked the public to help identify a man who was being treated at Jamaica Hospital in Queens.

03/10/2014

Catalytic Converter Thefts L.I.

Suspect Charged With Stealing Catalytic Converters From Vehicles For The Disabled On L.I.

A Queens man has been charged with stealing dozens of catalytic converters from vehicles on Long Island, including nine vans for the transport of developmentally disabled adults.

03/01/2014

Police are hunting for Miguel Mejia-Ramos, a suspect in the killings of his wife and two children. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Suspect In Queens Triple Homicide Arrested In Texas

Miguel Mejia-Ramos, 28, was captured early Tuesday morning at a vehicle roadblock in Schulenburg, Texas, located between Houston and San Antonio, the NYPD said.

01/21/2014

Deisy Garcia, 21, and her two young daughters were found stabbed to death in a Queens apartment Sunday night. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Hunt For Father In Stabbing Deaths Of 2 Young Girls, Their Mother In Queens

Police say 21-year-old Deisy Garcia, 2-year-old Daniela Mejia and 1-year-old Yaslin Mejia were found dead in an apartment in Jamaica Sunday night.

01/20/2014

Long Island Rail Road Station (file/Mike Xirinachs)

LIRR Service Restored After Earlier Signal Problems

Service was suspended shortly before 10 a.m. Monday because of a signal problem east of the East River tunnels.

01/13/2014

Jamaica, Queens Bar Fight Suspect

Police: Suspect Stabbed Man In Fight Outside Queens Bar

The search was on Monday night for a suspect who allegedly stabbed a man several times during a fight in front of a bar in Jamaica, Queens.

12/23/2013

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Police: Man Caught With Stolen Cash Register On LIRR Train

Police arrested a man acting suspiciously on a Long Island Rail Road train Tuesday, and discovered he was carrying a stolen cash register.

12/03/2013

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