New Rochelle

A poster of suspects charged in "Operation Street Sweeper II" hangs during a news conference in New Rochelle on Dec. 3, 2014. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Cops Arrest 64 In New Rochelle Drug Sweep

With the help of the FBI and DEA, police rounded up 64 alleged low-level heroin dealers. “Operation Street Sweeper 2″ launched at 4 a.m.

12/03/2014

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Police Investigating After Body Found In Burning Car In New Rochelle

Police in New Rochelle are investigating after a body was found in a burning car.

11/16/2014

Gun Surrendered In New Haven Buyback Event (credit: CBS 2)

Local Governments Turn Up The Heat On Gun Companies, Push For New ‘Smart Gun’ Technology

You could call it gun control without legislation. Local governments that buy handguns for their police departments are asking, as customers, for a change in the way that gun makers do business.

11/10/2014

A flier apparently recruiting for a porn studio has been appearing on college campuses in New Rochelle. (Credit: CBS2)

Fliers Apparently Recruiting For Porn Studio Appear On New Rochelle College Campuses

The fliers put up near college campuses in New Rochelle looked like any other until people got a close look – a porn producer was apparently looking for new players.

11/10/2014

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Fireworks Blamed For Scare That Caused Lockdown At New Rochelle High School

Fireworks have been blamed for a scare that included a school lockdown in New Rochelle on Thursday morning.

10/23/2014

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New Rochelle Police Search For Suspect After Reports Of Shots Fired

A lockdown of New Rochelle High School was lifted Thursday afternoon after police received reports of shots fire in nearby Nature Study Woods.

10/23/2014

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CBS 2 Exclusive: New Rochelle Worker Says He Has To Use Construction Machine As Car

Some New Rochelle residents have been doing double takes in New Rochelle, as they have witnessed a local public works employee driving a piece of construction equipment down the streets as if it were a car.

10/21/2014

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Former New Rochelle Soccer Player Sued Over Halftime Fight

A former New Rochelle high school soccer player has been sued for allegedly breaking an opposing player’s jaw.

09/26/2014

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NY Lawyer, Timothy Griffin, Charged With Stealing $1M From Clients

Griffiin, of Ridgefield, Connecticut, faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted.

09/18/2014

New Rochelle High School gymnasium (Twitter/ @TalkoftheSound)

Mixed Reaction Among New Rochelle Students After Ray Rice Jersey Comes Down

In Ray Rice’s hometown of New Rochelle in Westchester County, controversy has erupted over whether the local high school did the right thing by taking down Rice’s Baltimore Ravens jersey.

09/12/2014

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice played at New Rochelle High School and Rutgers University. (credit: Getty Images)

New Rochelle Torn Amid Ray Rice Domestic Violence Saga

There are conflicted feelings in New Rochelle after Ray Rice, a local hero, has fallen from grace.

09/09/2014

President Barack Obama departs the White House August 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to travel to  New York and Rhode Island for fundraising.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama’s Westchester Visit Causes Some Headaches For Labor Day Weekend Travelers

The president flew into Westchester County Airport in White Plains on Friday and some fear the visit could affect travel plans for many New Yorkers heading out of town for Labor Day weekend.

08/29/2014

Obama Press Conference On Iraq, Ferguson (CBS 2)

Obama Visit Friday Will Snag Flights At Westchester County Airport

When many New Yorkers are heading out of town for Labor Day weekend, President Barack Obama is heading not to the city, but to Westchester County for a pair of events.

08/28/2014

FILE -- President Barack Obama speaks at the Rose Garden of the White House on May 27, 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Stop In Westchester Has Some Wondering Whether Obamas Are Mulling Move To New York

An upcoming visit to the area by President Obama has tongues wagging in Westchester, where some are wondering whether the president is considering a move to New York.

08/27/2014

A power outage hit New Rochelle Aug. 27, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

Temporary Blackout Hits Parts Of New Rochelle

Sections of south and east New Rochelle went dark just before 11 a.m.

08/27/2014

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