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NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bratton: NYC In ‘New Era Of Potential Terrorism’

Police have stepped up security in Times Square while still insisting that there’s no information pointing to any terror plot against New York City linked to the Islamic State group.

09/17/2014

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NYPD: Hate Crimes Against Muslims, Jews Up Due To Unrest Overseas

Suspected hate crimes against Jewish and Muslim people are up following unrest overseas, according to the New York City police department.

09/17/2014

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Police: 3 Arrested Following Police Chase May Be Behind More Robberies In Queens

It appears the shotgun found inside the car is linked to similar crimes in Queens.

09/16/2014

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

First Deputy Commissioner Rafael Pineiro To Retire After Over 40 Years Of Service

Rafael Pineiro had been a top candidate for police commissioner before Mayor Bill de Blasio selected Bill Bratton.

09/16/2014

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

Videotaped Confession Of Suspect In Etan Patz Murder Played In Court

The videotaped confession of a man who admitted killing a 6-year-old Manhattan boy in 1979 is expected to be played in court as a judge determines whether it is fair game for the suspect’s murder trial.

09/15/2014

Garbage piled up at Next To Home Child Care on Flatbush Avenue. (credit: Handout/Department of Investigation)

Probe Finds Fraud, Safety Violations At 9 NYC Day Care Centers

The operators of nine day care centers in Brooklyn and Staten Island are accused of stealing from city taxpayers and putting children at risk, authorities said.

09/12/2014

Shia LaBeouf appears in court in New York City on Sept. 10, 2014. (credit: Pool)

In Wake Of ‘Cabaret’ Fiasco, Actor LaBeouf Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct

Actor Shia LaBeouf pleaded guilty Wednesday to disorderly conduct stemming from an incident at a Broadway show this summer.

09/10/2014

City Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. announces he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages on Sept. 10. 2014 (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

City Councilman Espinal Announces Support for Horse-Drawn Carriage Industry; Ban Supporters Protest

City Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. said on Wednesday he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages in New York City.

09/10/2014

Some Borough Park residents said they've been told that their mail slots are too low. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Post Office Nixes Delivery To Some Brooklyn Residents With Low Mail Slots In Doors

Some longtime Brooklyn residents claim they have stopped receiving mail apparently because the mail slots on their doors are too low.

09/09/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (Credit: Getty Images)

Bratton: Training On Tap For NYPD Officers In Wake Of Eric Garner Case

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says NYPD officers will get annual training on the use of force following the police custody death of Eric Garner on Staten Island.

09/08/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

One Of Derek Jeter’s Favorite NYC Restaurants Paying Back Loyalty With Foundation Pledge

The future Yankees superstar became a regular customer at Nino’s Restaurant. Jeter even tried his hand at making a dish, now called “Chicken Jeter.”

09/07/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother Of Teen Driver Who Allegedly Killed Ariel Russo Says Cops Abused Son In Most Recent Arrest

The criminal complaint alleges Reyes abandoned the car and tried to run from police. It also says he began kicking his arms and legs, resisting arrest.

09/05/2014

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5 NYC Police Precincts To Get Body Cameras Under Pilot Program

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will soon roll out a pilot program in five precincts and one housing project in which patrol officers will wear body cameras.

09/04/2014

About a dozen protesters sat down in the middle of the intersection at Eighth Avenue and West 56th Street around noon Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Police Handcuff Some Protesters As Fast-Food Workers Rally For Higher Pay

At least three people wearing McDonald’s uniforms were hauled away by police officers after standing in the middle of a busy street near Times Square Thursday morning.

09/04/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Planes Report Bird Strikes At LaGuardia Airport

Three planes were struck by birds while approaching LaGuardia International Airport Wednesday morning, the Port Authority said.

09/03/2014

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