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One of the emergency vehicles that has been outfitted with new GPS technology. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County Rolls Out New Emergency Traffic Response System

The modernized system is aimed at helping to improve traffic flow for emergency vehicles along Northern Boulevard, one of the biggest and most congested secondary roads in the county.

05/31/2014

Queens Forcible Touching Suspect

Police: Man Groped Girls, Women In Woodside And Astoria, Queens

Police Thursday evening were asking for help from the public in finding a man who allegedly groped four girls and women’s buttocks in Astoria and Woodside, Queens.

05/08/2014

Scene at derailment of F train south of the 65 St. station in Woodside, Queens on Fri., May 2, 2014.

(credit: Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit)

Some Queens Subway Service Suspended Overnight As Crews Work To Remove Derailed Train

Local service was restored to the E and F lines Saturday afternoon, but service was suspended again overnight Saturday into Sunday so that crews can finish cleaning up.

05/03/2014

Flushing, Queens Bus Accident

CBS 2: 10 Hurt When MTA Bus, Van Collide In Flushing, Queens

Ten people were injured Friday evening, when a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus and a car collided in Flushing, Queens.

05/02/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Arrest Made In Connection With Queens Hit-And-Run

An arrest has been made in connection with a hit-and-run accident that injured four people at a Queens bus stop on Saturday night.

02/02/2014

A dancer performs at a strip club  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes Down

A billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.

10/16/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Boy, 2, Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Queens

Charges were pending Saturday morning in a crash that left a 2-year-old boy dead in Queens.

10/12/2013

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Prosecutors: Wrong-Way Driver Was Drunk When He Hit Van Full Of Teens

A tow truck driver from Baltimore has been hit with serious charges, after he allegedly drove drunk and caused a wrong-way crash into a van full of teenagers on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.

03/25/2013

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Police: Queens Man Arrested In Two Child Luring Incidents

Angel Recalde, 43, is charged with two counts of luring a child to commit a crime, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of harassment, police said.

02/01/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Clip Of Man Who Tried To Lure Teenage Girls

Police have released surveillance video of a man wanted for luring teenage girls in Queens.

01/29/2013

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Young Boy Struck And Killed By Dump Truck In Queens

Police found the driver of the white 1998 Mack truck, which may have been towing a green generator, Friday afternoon in Brooklyn. No criminality is suspected in the incident.

12/28/2012

Sushi X Burglary Suspect (Credit: NYPD)

Man Accused Of Stealing Food, Not Money, From Queens Sushi Restaurant

On Friday at 10:40 p.m., a man entered Sushi X — located at 47-15 Northern Boulevard — through the rear entrance, according to police. He then allegedly removed an unknown amount of food from the kitchen before fleeing the scene.

07/14/2012

Gas Prices at the Gulf station - Great Neck, NY - Feb 28, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

A Sign Of Things To Come? Gas Prices Top $5 Per Gallon On Long Island

The sign at the Gulf station on Northern Boulevard in Great Neck really does say a gallon of regular will cost you $4.99.9. Unless you have a spare one-tenth of a penny lying around, for all intents and purposes, that’s a $5 gallon of gasoline — $5.09 if you use a credit card.

02/28/2012

Police are seen searching this Little Neck, Queens neighborhood, where at least one suspect from the jewelry store heist was tracked down and taken into custody. (credit: Mona Rivera, 1010 WINS)

4 Arrested, At Least 1 More Sought In Long Island Jewelry Store Heist

Police said armed suspects burst into a jewelry store in the Americana Mall and announced the robbery, using hammers to smash display cases before making off with assorted jewelry, Rolexes and cash around 2 p.m. Friday.

10/14/2011

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Police: Suspect Robbed Four Queens Stores At Gunpoint

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who they say has robbed at least four businesses in Queens at gunpoint.

08/04/2011

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