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New York Park Police Investigate Attempted Abduction At Harriman State Park

Three boys, ages 5-8, were playing basketball at 6:54 p.m. when a van pulled up, New York State Parks Police said.

06/23/2014

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New York State Police To Crack Down On Seat Belt Use

Police will be setting up checkpoints at state parks and beaches starting this weekend as part of the “Buckle Up New York Summer Parks Initiative” which runs from July 13 through July 28.

07/10/2013

Hessian Lake in Bear Mountain State Park (credit:  visitbearmountain.com)

School Trip To Bear Mountain Turns Deadly For Brooklyn Teen

Grief counselors will be on hand Tuesday, after a Brooklyn teenager drowned while on a school trip to Bear Mountain State Park.

06/24/2013

Robert Villaviciencio (credit: NY State Park Police)

Long Island Man Accused Of Luring Teenage Girl By Pretending To Be A Cop

Robert Villaviciencio told a group of teens at Jones Beach he was an off-duty police officer and demanded a 14-year-old girl come with him because the group was smoking and drinking beer, prosecutors said.

07/13/2012

The Niagara River and Niagara Falls (Credit: AP)

2 NY Park Police Officers Rescued On Niagara River

Two New York State Park Police officers trapped in fog on Niagara River about a quarter mile from the famous falls are safe after a Canadian police helicopter hoisted them off the water.

06/18/2011