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The suspect is described as a black male in his early twenties, 5'11" weighing 160 pounds. (NYPD)

Man Wanted For Attempting To Strangle Woman In Park Slope

The suspect is described as a black male in his early twenties, 5’11” weighing 160 pounds.

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Central Park robbery

Police: 53-Year-Old Man Choked And Robbed In Central Park

Police said they have stepped up patrols in Central Park because of the spike in crime, but urge residents to remain vigilant.

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Pope Francis waves at the faithful on St. Peter's square on April 15, 2014 after his weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/Getty Images)

Exclusive: NYPD To Hunt For Drones During Pope Francis’ Visit In The Fall

Part of the plan to keep Pope Francis safe during his New York City visit is to create a safety net so tight that hundreds of thousands of rush hour commuters might need divine intervention to get home.

07/31/2015

Queens robbery suspects

Police Seek 2 In Connection With Robberies At Queens Radio Shack, Metro PCS Stores

Authorities said the first robbery happened on June 10 at the Radio Shack located at 187-12 Horace Harding Expressway.

07/31/2015

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Video: NYPD Officer Purportedly Punches Man During Traffic Stop In The Bronx

The video begins as officer pull 24-year-old Timothy Nelson from his car after he was stopped for allegedly making an illegal U-turn at East 229th Street.

07/31/2015

Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

Police: Suspect Arrested For Attempted Murder, Other Charges In Shooting Of Off-Duty Officer In Brooklyn

Tori Saunders, 22, has been charged with attempted murder of a police officer, attempted murder, robbery, assault, criminal use of a firearm, criminal possession of a firearm, reckless endangerment and reckless driving, police said.

07/31/2015

NYPD Officer Joshua Jones demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Review: NYPD Body Camera Program Should Record More Stops

A body camera pilot program at the NYPD raised a wide range of questions about how to best monitor police and community interactions, according to a report released Thursday.

07/30/2015

CBS2's Christine Sloan confronts a man accused of selling fake event tickets. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Police Hot On Trail Of Alleged Ticket Scammer

CBS2’s Christine Sloan reported Wednesday night on an alleged scam artist who was accused of selling fake tickets to an event at the Barclays Center. On Thursday, the NYPD was investigating.

07/30/2015

Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

2nd Suspect In Custody In Shooting Of Off-Duty NYPD Cop

The officer, identified as Tramaine Oxley, was recovering Wednesday after being wounded in Brooklyn as he sat as a passenger in an SUV with members of his family.

07/30/2015

A clerk was hurt after he tried to stop two men from leaving a Queens deli with beer and candy without paying. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Queens Deli Clerk Hurt After Trying To Stop Men From Taking Beer, Candy

Police have released surveillance video of two men who they said tried to stab a clerk at a Queens deli during an apparent robbery.

07/30/2015

Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

Sources: Person In Custody In Shooting Of Off-Duty NYPD Officer In Brooklyn

A person was in police custody late Wednesday in connection with the shooting of an off-duty NYPD officer in New Lots, Brooklyn a night earlier, sources told CBS2.

07/29/2015

Police are looking for a man who they said attacked a security guard at a Queens casino before taking off in the victim's car. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Steals Security Guard’s Car During Attack Outside Queens Casino

Police are looking for a man who they said attacked a security guard at a Queens casino before taking off in the victim’s car.

07/29/2015

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

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shot, Wounded In Brooklyn

An off-duty police officer was shot and wounded Tuesday night in New Lots, Brooklyn, police said.

07/28/2015

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton talks with CBS2's Dave Carlin about the city's homeless crisis. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Demands Answers: Comm. Bratton Outlines Plan For Handling Homeless Crisis

One day after the mayor told CBS2 he is getting aggressive in ridding the streets of violent homeless people, CBS2 received exclusive details about the game plan from police Commissioner Bill Bratton.

07/28/2015

The suspects later used the victim's credit cards at several locations including a McDonald's restaurant, located at 52 Fulton Street, police say (NYPD)

Police: Suspects Pushed Man Off Citi Bike, Stole Wallet

The suspects later used his credit cards at several locations including a McDonald’s restaurant.

07/28/2015

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