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At least one police officer was ejected from the NYPD van when it crashed Sept. 21, 2014, in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Officer Dies, 8 Others Injured In NYPD Van Crash In Hunts Point

A rookie cop was killed and eight other officers were injured Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash involving an NYPD van in the Bronx.

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Passengers rescued from a distressed clipper near the Statue of Liberty smile along with a NYPD Harbor Unit member who helped in the rescue (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

130 Rescued After Clipper Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

The group was rescued by the NYPD, FDNY and Coast Guard, who brought them back to the Battery Park Marina, where the boat originated.

09/20/2014

Mexican restaurant Crema

Police: 4th Suspect Believed To Be Involved In Armed Robbery At Chelsea Restaurant

Initially, police said three men, one armed with a machete, stormed the Crema restaurant on West 17th Street near Sixth Avenue on Sept. 12 and took a crash register with them.

09/20/2014

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

Quick Thinking Cop Saves Woman From Choking On The Bronx River Parkway

Officer Gregory Zakoscielny noticed the driver pulled over on the side of the road and got out of his squad car to see what was going on.

09/19/2014

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Family-Appointed Pathologist: Eric Garner’s Death Was Homicide

An independent forensic investigator representing the family of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who died in police custody, agrees his death was a homicide.

09/19/2014

Ramarley Graham

Parents Of Ramarley Graham, Teen Shot By Cops In 2012, Meet With Federal Prosecutor

The parents of a black 18-year-old man shot to death by a white New York City police officer in 2012 have met with a federal prosecutor.

09/18/2014

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Search For Suspect In Attempted Sexual Assault Of Teen In Greenwich Village

The NYPD is searching for the suspect in a sexual assault in Greenwich Village.

09/18/2014

Police are looking for a man and a woman who they said posed as Con Ed workers and stole $70,000 from a Queens man's home. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man, Woman Posing As Con Ed Workers Steal $70,000 From Queens Home

Police are trying to track down a man and a woman who they said posed as Con Ed workers to get into a 78-year-old Queens man’s home and steal $70,000.

09/18/2014

FILE -- A NYPD helicopter is seen on Nov. 3, 2013 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Police: NYPD Helicopter Has Near Miss With Drone Over Brooklyn

The chopper was helping to search for a missing person when police said the drone came within 50 feet of the aircraft.

09/18/2014

Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a mugging in a Queens park. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Grabbed Woman Jogging In Forest Park, Queens

A 28-year-old woman was jogging in Forest Park around 6 p.m. Tuesday when the suspect grabbed her from behind as she ran past him, police said.

09/18/2014

Police release surveillance video of Bronx fight, shooting. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Bronx Fight, Shooting

Police have released video of an assault in the Bronx that left a teenager shot in the leg.

09/18/2014

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NYPD, Costumed Characters Meet In Times Square After Rash Of Arrests

The NYPD had an impromptu meeting with costumed characters in Times Square Wednesday night.

09/17/2014

The video shows an NYPD officer kicking a man who was being arrested in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (credit: YouTube)

NYPD Officer Suspended After Video Shows Him Kicking Man In Brooklyn

Police Commissioner William Bratton said Wednesday the officer has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on modified desk duty while the department investigates.

09/17/2014

Police are looking for a man who allegedly broke into a number of Brooklyn apartments. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Burglary Suspect Entered Brooklyn Apartments Through Fire Escapes

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with a pair of burglaries that took place in Brooklyn.

09/16/2014

Police say a woman found floating in the East River was wearing this jewelry when her body was discovered. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops Seek Help In Identifying Woman Found Floating In East River

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a woman who was found floating in the East River on Tuesday morning.

09/16/2014

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