Lower East Side

A pair of firefighters ran down a mugger on the Lower East Side on Monday. (Credit: CBS2)

Firefighters Run Down Suspected Mugger On The Lower East Side

Firefighters on the Lower East Side added ‘crime fighting’ to their job description on Monday.


A woman claims she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver after being picked up on the Lower East Side. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Says Uber Driver Grabbed, Assaulted Her

A woman said she had escaped from an Uber car early Thursday, after the driver started to assault her.


Alexander Lin, 14, has been missing from his Lower East Side home since Saturday, March 28. (Credit: NYPD)

Boy, 14, Missing From Lower East Side Since Saturday

Police were searching Wednesday for a 14-year-old boy has been missing since the weekend from his Lower East Side home.


A surveillance image of two suspects in a string of burglaries of ATMs around Manhattan. The first suspect is shown at the left, while the second is shown from the front in the center, and from the side at the right. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 2 Men In String Of ATM Burglaries Around Manhattan

Police on Wednesday were seeking two men who have been seen prying open ATMs mounted outside businesses from the Lower East Side to Chelsea and sometimes making off with cash.


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Little Lamb Making Quite The Impression On NYC Streets

You see a lot of wild things on the streets of New York City, and on the Lower East Side there’s a little lamb that’s getting a lot of attention.


A surveillance image of a suspect in the sexual abuse of a woman on the Lower East Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Attacked, Sexually Abused Woman On Lower East Side

Police late Thursday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect who attacked and sexually abused a woman in a Lower East Side building.


A surveillance image of a woman police believe attacked a bouncer with a bottle at the Whiskey Ward bar on the Lower East Side, and a man who was with her who is wanted for questioning. (Credit: NYPD)

Reports: Police Say Woman Bashed Bouncer With Bottle At LES Bar

Police on Monday were searching for a woman who allegedly bashed a bouncer in the head with a bottle in a Lower East Side nightclub this past weekend.


1010 WINS' Kevin Rincon gets tour of Streit’s Matzo Factory before it closes this spring. (Credit: Kevin Rincon/1010 WINS)

Streit’s Matzo Factory Prepares For One Last Passover On Lower East Side

As of now, the company plans to keep their staff during the move and increase production.


Door that was fixed at the LaGuardia Houses following an investigation by CBS2 (Credit: CBS2)

Door Fixed At Site Of LES Slashing Attack Following CBS2 Investigation

Residents said they are grateful that the door is finally fixed but they said there are plenty of other problems with the building.


Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a brutal LES attack. (Credit:CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Security Issue Exposed At Scene Of Brutal LES Attack

There appears to be a security issue at a city-owned building where a woman was slashed in the face.


A police sketch of a suspect who police say slashed a woman in the face in Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Suspect Sought For Slashing Woman In The Face

It happened back on Jan. 31 inside a building near the intersection of Jefferson Street and Madison Street on the Lower East Side.


Two images of a man wanted in connection with a robbery on the Lower East Side on Saturday, Jan. 24. (credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Suspect In Violent Lower East Side Robbery

Police are continuing to search for a suspect in connection with a violent Manhattan mugging that was caught on video.


A surveillance image of a suspect in the violent robbery of a woman on the Lower East Side on Saturday, Jan. 24. (Credit: NYPD)

Search On For Suspect In Violent Robbery Of Woman On Lower East Side

Police on Thursday released surveillance video of the violent attack and robbery of a woman on the Lower East Side late last month.


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Toni On! New York: Culinary Crawl Down Clinton Street

This week WLNY’s Toni Senecal is taking a culinary crawl on Clinton Street in the Lower East Side. Join her!


A water main burst at Pitt and Rivington streets on the Lower East Side on Jan. 31, 2014 (Credit: CBS2)

Burst Water Main Creates Icy Conditions On Lower East Side

The Department of Sanitation was called in to salt down roads in an effort to the stop icing over of streets.