NYPD Officer Vladimir Sosa is accused of sexual activity with a 16-year-old girl. His attorneys say he did nothing wrong. (Credit: CBS2)

Charges Dropped For NYPD Officer Accused Of Sexual Relationship With Teen Girl

Charges were dropped Wednesday for an NYPD officer who was accused of rape in an alleged affair with an underage girl.

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Ozone Park burglar

Police Searching For Suspect Amid Spree Of Home Burglaries In Queens

Police said the suspect struck five homes in the Ozone Park section of the borough between May 9 and May 21, stealing jewelry and cash.

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Surveillance video of a suspect police say is wanted for a sex assault in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sought In Brooklyn Sex Assault

It happened in Crown Heights around 6 p.m. Saturday.


Brooklyn apartment where a man was fatally stabbed on May 24, 2015 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Man Fatally Stabbed In Face At Brooklyn Apartment

Police said 54-year-old Russell Holdip was stabbed in the face at an apartment on Grant Avenue around 1:45 p.m.


FILE -- An iPhone and an Android tablet (credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Officers Make First Arrest With Help Of New Tablets

With the help of an app on the tablet, officers were able to make an immediate arrest.


Hecklers disrupted City Council hearings Thursday morning as Police Commissioner Bill Bratton spoke. (credit: CBS2)

Hecklers Disrupt Police Commissioner Bratton’s NYC Council Testimony

Hecklers disrupted hearings Thursday morning as Police Commissioner Bill Bratton talked budget with the City Council.


Police Commissioner Bill Bratton speaks at a Feb. 25, 2015 news conference where he discussed the arrest of three Brooklyn men who allegedly plotted to travel to Syria to join ISIS.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Turning Its Attention To Drug Busts Of Those In The 18-40 Demographic

Out with the old and in with the new. Or, in this case, the young.


The NYPD unveiled its new Crime Stoppers van, with video displays built in, on May 19, 2015. (credit: Hazel Sanchez/CBS2)

NYPD Unveils New High-Tech Crime Stoppers Van

The van is equipped with external video screens to display surveillance photos and videos from recent crimes.


Police are looking for these two men in connection with a robbery and assault on the L train in Brooklyn on May 15, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Hunt For Suspects In Brooklyn Subway Beating, Robbery

The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in tracking down a group of suspects wanted for beating and robbing a teen on the L train Friday in Brooklyn.


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

NYPD Officer Arrested On Drug Charges In Brooklyn

An NYPD officer was arrested on drug charges in Brooklyn this week, police said Thursday.


Emily Dearden (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

NYPD Psychologist Pleads Not Guilty In Shooting Of Developer Husband

Emily Dearden, a senior psychologist with the NYPD, faces charges of attempted murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm.


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NYPD Officer Charged With Killing Akai Gurley Appears In Court

In court Thursday, the defense filed a motion requesting the indictment be dismissed.


Security cameras captured two men wanted for a robbery in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: 2 Hurt After Gunfire Erupts During Brooklyn Bodega Robbery

Police are searching for two men who they said held up a bodega in Brooklyn earlier this week.


Police patrol outside of a Manhattan court house for the sentencing of convicted terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of New Yorkers Still Support ‘Broken Windows’ Policy

Despite heated criticism in recent months, a new Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday indicated that most New Yorkers approve of the “broken windows” policing policy.


Union Square Hammer Attack Suspect

CBS2 Exclusive: Man Recalls Being Attacked With Hammer On Manhattan Street

Three people were attacked with a hammer in Manhattan on Monday, and police have released a surveillance photo of a suspect in two of those attacks.