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Paterson police cruiser (Photo: CBS 2)

Man Shot, Wounded, Outside Paterson, N.J. Restaurant

A 21-year-old man was left in critical condition Saturday morning, after police said he was shot multiple times while sitting in his car outside a restaurant in Paterson, N.J.

12/28/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

3 Charged In Early-Morning Robbery In Hempstead

Police on Long Island have arrested three men in connection with a robbery early Sunday in Hempstead.

12/01/2013

Jewelry Store Robbery Suspect

Police Seek To Identify Suspect In 7 Jewelry Store Robberies

Police Sunday night were asking the public to help identifying a robber who allegedly struck seven jewelry stores in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens over the past couple of months.

11/10/2013

Kittens.

Reward Up To $5,200 In Riverhead Kitten Killings

The reward has risen to $5,200 for an arrest and conviction in connection with the slaying of four kittens whose bodies were found at a brake shop on Long Island.

10/13/2013

Flushing Fatal Crash

Girl, 3, Struck And Killed By SUV In Flushing, Queens

A driver was questioned by police Sunday, after a 3-year-old girl was struck and killed while walking with her grandmother in the Flushing section of Queens.

10/06/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police: Man Went On Vehicle Theft, Bank Robbery Spree On Long Island

Suffolk County police on Saturday were holding a man who was caught in Buffalo, after he allegedly stole three vehicles and robbed two banks in a period of five days.

09/21/2013

Crews battled a stubborn Port Washington fire on March 14, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Firefighters Battle Stubborn, Smoky Fire On Main Street In Port Washington

A stubborn, wind-whipped blaze on Long Island on Thursday created an hours-long fiery spectacle that knocked out power for much of a busy street.

03/14/2013

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Metuchen To Use Flags To Improve Safety On The Streets

If the presence of a person in a crosswalk doesn’t stop drivers, maybe a bright, orange or yellow flag will. That’s the idea in Metuchen.

02/06/2013

Sayville Fatal Crash

Reckless Driver Hits Several Cars In Suffolk County, Kills 83-Year-Old Man

Main Street in Sayville, Suffolk County, was the scene of a deadly and destructive mess late Sunday afternoon, as the driver of a speeding sport-utility vehicle began slamming into other cars and didn’t stop until he left an 83-year-old man dead and a woman wounded.

01/13/2013

Orange, N.J. Fire

8 Families Left Homeless After Orange, N.J. Fire

Eight displaced families were receiving help from the American Red Cross Saturday after a raging fire in Orange, N.J.

12/08/2012

Joel Grubert (NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services)

Brooklyn Man Arrested For Inappropriately Touching Two Young Girls At Queens Library

Police have arrested the man they said molested two young girls in a Queens library two weeks ago. 49-year-old Joel Grubert of Skillman Avenue in Brooklyn is charged with sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.

07/08/2012

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NYPD: Suspect Sexually Touched Girls, Ages 9 And 6, At Library In Queens

The incident happened on June 23 at the New York City public library on Main Street in Flushing.

07/06/2012

Main Street in Smithtown (Credit: Sophia Hall/ WCBS 880)

Following String Of Deadly Incidents, Smithtown Institutes Changes To Main Street

It’s become known as a deadly stretch of road after a number of pedestrians were killed trying to cross Main Street in Smithtown on Long Island. But changes have been made to make Main Street safer.

05/12/2012

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Rallies Take Place In Hempstead, Hartford In Support Of Trayvon Martin

Activists in Hartford are holding a rally today to call for justice in the killing of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer. A rally is also taking place in Hempstead on Long Island in support of the victim.

03/31/2012

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Business Owners Raise Concerns Over Roadway Renovations In Smithtown

As the state plans to begin renovations to Main Street to make the road safer, many business owners are worried about the impact the constriction may have.

03/26/2012

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