NYPD

FILE -- NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton  (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bratton Defends De Blasio After Slam By Ray Kelly

In the book, former police Commissioner Ray Kelly writes that the mayor “shrugged and walked away from a routine and useful policing tool.

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Pope Francis (Photo by Osservatore Romano/Getty Images)

Police Face ‘Unprecedented’ Challenge In Protecting Pope While UN General Assembly In NYC

Details are emerging about the “massive” and “complex” security plan being worked out for Pope Francis’ visit to New York City next month.

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Tiffany Neumann (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Officer Suspended After Prisoner Escapes From Hospital

The NYPD is still searching for Tiffany Neumann, 23, who fled from NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital around 10 p.m., authorities said.

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A worker is seen going after a man during a robbery at a Subway Restaurant in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

VIDEO: Subway Restaurant Worker Goes After Robbery Suspect In The Bronx

Police are looking for a man who they said cleaned out a register at a Subway Restaurant in the Bronx before being chased away by a worker.

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Police search for an escaped prisoner near Park Row on Aug. 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD: Prisoner Escapes Custody At Hospital In Lower Manhattan

The prisoner escaped from custody at New York-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital at 41 Park Row, police said.

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Possible Hate Crime Under Investigation In Borough Park

The incident took place at around 9:30 a.m. at 44th Street and 9th Avenue in Brooklyn on June 23, police said.

08/29/2015

A police cruiser passes by in Times Square (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Police: Man Found Engulfed In Flames Behind Building In Astoria

The city medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

08/29/2015

A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Bystander Dies After Being Shot By NYPD During Undercover Gun Buy In Mount Vernon

Two bullets struck Felix Kumi as he stood on Beekman Avenue.

08/29/2015

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Police Seek 3 Suspects In 2 Separate Subway Assaults In NYC

Police are looking for several suspects in connection with two separate subway assaults in New York City.

08/29/2015

A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect, Bystander Struck By NYPD Gunfire In Mount Vernon

A suspect and a bystander were wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting involving NYPD officers in Mount Vernon Friday afternoon.

08/28/2015

File photo: Jail (Credit: CBS2)

Man Gets 18 Years For Running Georgia-To-New York Gun Ring

The leader of an illegal Georgia-to-New York gun ring was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday, after being convicted of selling 151 weapons to an undercover officer in Brooklyn in a period of seven months.

08/27/2015

Surveillance video of two suspects who police say are wanted for 13 commercial burglaries in midtown Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Men Sought In 13 Midtown Manhattan Burglaries

The burglaries happened over a four-month period beginning on May 7 at a building on Fifth Avenue near 30th Street, police said.

08/27/2015

Tom Andresen (Credit: Handout)

Search Resumes For Missing NJ Fisherman After Boat Found

Tom Andresen’s sunken 40-foot trawler called El Jefe was found Wednesday in the Sandy Hook Channel after state police used sonar to locate it.

08/27/2015

Rescue teams search for a missing boat off Sandy Hook, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Sunken Fishing Boat El Jefe Located After Search Off Sandy Hook

New Jersey State Police said they’ve located the 40-foot fishing boat that sank in the Sandy Hook Channel Tuesday.

08/26/2015

The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Massive Search After Report Of Boat Sinking Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching Tuesday evening for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

08/25/2015

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