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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

Cory Ford

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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The Jamaica Destination Guide

Jamaica is a quintessential Caribbean travel destination. Here’s a guide to both the basics and the intoxicatingly refreshing things to do.

10/31/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

2 Pedestrians Hit, Killed In Separate Accidents

Two pedestrians were struck and killed in separate incidents in Brooklyn and Queens Monday night.

10/28/2013

Queens Attempted Rape Suspect

Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Attempted Rape Of Girl, 10

Police on Wednesday released a sketch of a suspect who allegedly tried to sexually assault a 10-year-old girl as she headed to school in Queens this week.

09/18/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Tried To Sexually Assault Girl, 10, In Queens

A 10-year-old girl told school officials in Queens that a man tried to sexually assault her as she headed to school Monday morning.

09/16/2013

A suspect who police said sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl at a McDonald's in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Teen Charged With Sexually Abusing Girl, 4, At Queens McDonald’s

The incident happened Tuesday inside the tubular play structure of the indoor PlayPlace at the McDonald’s on Hillside Avenue in Jamaica.

08/08/2013

A suspect who police said sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl at a McDonald's in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sexually Assaults Girl, 4, At McDonald’s In Queens

The PlayPlace at McDonald’s is supposed to be a joyful enclosure where children laugh and play, but on Tuesday night in Queens one such play area was the site of unspeakable horror.

08/07/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Overnight Violence Leaves At Least 4 Dead Citywide

Violence in the overnight hours left at least four people dead and several others injured throughout the city.

08/03/2013

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