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Police investigate after a police-involved shooting in the East Village on April 25, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYPD: Suspect Fatally Shot By Police In East Village; 2 Detectives Injured

Two police detectives were also injured, suffering lacerations to the head.

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Police captured this coyote in lower Manhattan on April 25, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Capture Coyote In Lower Manhattan

Police captured a coyote in lower Manhattan on Saturday morning.

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Police are looking for this man in connection with a sexual assault in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on April 18, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Seek Suspect In Williamsburg Sexual Assault

According to police, the suspect followed a 27-year-old woman into her Williamsburg apartment building on April 18.

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NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Bratton Opposes Decriminalizing Low-Level Offenses, But Says ‘Broken Windows’ Is Evolving

The City Council earlier this week proposed decriminalizing low-level offenses, and on Friday, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said he does not support such a move.

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Upper East Side Bike Burglary

NYPD: Man With 2 Kids Caught On Video Stealing Bikes On Upper East Side

The suspect walked down to a basement on 60th street, broke into a storage locker and stole two bikes before taking off on April 12, police said.

04/24/2015

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Police Search For Brooklyn A Train Assault Suspect

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a subway assault in Brooklyn in February.

04/24/2015

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Police Probe Officers’ Shooting That Left Man Dead In Jamaica, Queens

Police say a man suspected of firing a gun inside a New York City bar was killed in a police-involved shooting after he fired at responding officers.

04/23/2015

A mechanic claims police never responded to 911 calls after he was assaulted at this Queens Sunoco station. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Mechanic Claims Police Never Responded To 911 Calls

David Zwang said Monday was a typical day at the Sunoco gas station and garage where he works in Forest Hills until an unpleasant customer came in, upset that a part needed for his car wasn’t in stock.

04/21/2015

NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics used by police on Feb. 23, 2013 in New York City.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYPD Inspector General Says Police Should Track Lawsuit Data

While lawsuit claims aren’t necessarily legitimate, “when the data is properly gathered and analyzed, litigation data can still be used for positive, proactive improvements in policing,” Inspector General Philip K. Eure’s report said.

04/21/2015

Man wanted for snatching chain from 75-year-old woman's neck in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Snatches Chain From 75-Year-Old Woman’s Neck In Brooklyn

A 75-year-old woman was ambushed and robbed in her Brooklyn apartment building Saturday afternoon.

04/21/2015

Funeral Held For NYPD Officer Injured While Investigating Fire In High Rise

CBS2 Sources: NYPD Proposes New Training Materials For Police Academy Cadets

A 140-page recommendation was filed in federal court Monday, which includes new training for cadets about telling racist jokes and using offensive language, sources said.

04/21/2015

Robbery

NYPD: Man Hits, Robs Teen In Bronx Apartment Building

The suspect followed the 16-year-old victim up the stairs of his Matthews Avenue building around 9 p.m. last Friday, police said.

04/21/2015

Speaker of the New York City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYC Council Weighing Bills To Decriminalize Minor Offenses

Under the proposals, police could no longer arrest people for urinating in public, consuming alcohol in public, bicycling on a sidewalk, being in a park after dark, littering, failing to obey a sign and making excessive noise.

04/20/2015

Police investigate a shooting at College Avenue and East 166th Street in the Bronx. (credit: CBS2)

Violent Night: 12 People Wounded In Separate NYC Shootings

Investigators say the tally is a very large number and not typical.

04/19/2015

This NYPD squad car crashed into a van in Brooklyn on April 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police Car Crashes Into Van In Brooklyn

Authorities said police were chasing a suspect who had fled on foot when the accident happened.

04/19/2015

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