Lafayette Avenue

A surveillance image of a woman wanted in the snatching of a purse in a Fort Greene, Brooklyn restaurant. (Credit: NYPD)

Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In Brooklyn

A 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.


The scene of a fire on Lafayette Avenue in Passaic (credit: Derricke Dennis/CBS 2)

2 Firefighters Injured In Passaic Blaze

It took firefighters more than three hours to bring the four-alarm fire at a rooming house on Lafayette Avenue under control Thursday night.


Bronx Cab Shooting

Police Seek Gunman Who Shot Livery Cab Driver In The Bronx

Police Sunday evening were seeking the robber who robbed and shot a livery cab driver in the South Bronx during the early morning hours.


Craigslist Robber

Search On For Craigslist ‘Seller’ Who Took Money, Pepper-Sprayed Would-Be Buyer

Police Wednesday night were looking for a robber who went on Craigslist telling people he was selling a laptop, but instead just took his would-be buyer’s money and pepper-sprayed him in the face.