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Man wanted in connection with the murder of Oscar Ventura in Mineola. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police Release Sketch, Video Of Man Wanted In Mineola Murder

Police have released a sketch and surveillance video of a man wanted in connection with a murder in Mineola.

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NJ Man Convicted Of Bludgeoning Wife To Death Gets Life In Prison

A man convicted of bludgeoning and stabbing his wife during a domestic dispute has been sentenced to life in prison.

02/21/2015

The body of Jordan Johnson, 24, was found in the trunk of his car at 211th Street and Tryon Avenue in the Bronx on Thursday, Jan. 15. (Credit: CBS2)

4 More Arrested In Death Of Fort Lee Man Found In Trunk Of Car In The Bronx

Authorities have arrested four more suspects they say are connected to the kidnapping and death of a New Jersey man whose body was found in the trunk of a car in New York last month.

02/20/2015

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Former Wall Street Computer Tech Convicted In 2011, Bronx Drug Murder

A former Wall Street computer technician turned drug addict accused of murder learned his fate on Friday.

02/13/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

NYC Sets Record Of 11 Days Without A Murder

Mayor Bill de Blasio called the streak a testament to the hard work of the NYPD.

02/13/2015

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

Suspect Charged In Death Of Man Found In Bronx Stairwell

A man has been charged with murder in the death of a 68-year-old man whose body was found on a staircase late last month in the Melrose section of the Bronx.

02/12/2015

Andre Jamal Thompson (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Arrest Made In Death Of Fort Lee Man Found In Trunk Of Car In The Bronx

Authorities have made an arrest in the slaying of a New Jersey man whose body was found last month in the trunk of a car on a New York City street.

02/09/2015

Thomas Gilbert Jr. is accused in the death of his father, hedge fund manager Thomas Gilbert Sr. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Pleads Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Hedge Fund Founder Father

In the hours after his arrest, a man accused of killing his hedge fund founder father over a cut in his allowance talked to police about his diet and exercise regimen.

02/05/2015

Police in Carteret are investigating the death of a husband and father of 2 inside of a vacant home. (Credit: CBS2)

Husband, Father Of Two Found Dead In Vacant Carteret House

A murder mystery was unfolding in Middlesex County on Friday night, after a husband and father of two was found dead inside of a house that he was renovating.

01/30/2015

Joanne Biasi's parents are working to keep their daughter's killer locked up. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Say Fighting To Keep Daughter’s Killer Behind Bars Opens Old Wounds

Joanne Biasi was murdered on Halloween night in 1984. Her killer is up for parole and her parents fear he may strike again if he gets out.

01/23/2015

Dwayne Johnson was convicted on Wednesday, Nov. 19, of stomping and kicking his former friend, Terrence Everett, to death in Newark. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Defendant Dwayne Johnson Gets 54 Years For Stomping Man To Death In Newark

A man was sentenced to 54 years in prison Monday for stomping and kicking another man in the head until he died in Newark two years ago.

01/12/2015

Nancy Noga, 17, was found slain on Jan. 12, 1999 in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office)

Reward Offered 16 Years After Teenage Girl’s Murder In Sayreville, New Jersey

A reward was being offered Monday in the murder of a teenage girl from Sayreville, New Jersey – 16 years after her body was discovered.

01/12/2015

Scene on Beekman Street where 70-year-old hedge fund founder Thomas Gilbert was found fatally shot on Jan. 4, 2015.  (Credit: CBS2)

Son Arraigned In Shooting Death Of Hedge Fund Manager In Manhattan

The 30-year-old son of a Manhattan hedge fund manager has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of his father.

01/05/2015

Retired NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn DA To Clear Convict Who Said He Was Framed By Detective

Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson’s office announced Monday that he will exonerate Derrick Hamilton, who served 21 years in prison on a wrongful conviction after saying he was framed by an allegedly crooked police detective.

01/05/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Charged In Slaying At Bronx Psychiatric Facility

A patient at a state-run psychiatric hospital in the Bronx was charged Saturday with killing another patient inside the facility.

12/27/2014

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