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Police say this woman grabbed a shopper's purse and ran from a Brooklyn TJ Maxx (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Larceny Suspect Made Off With Purse While Victim Shopped In Brooklyn

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and tracking down a suspect in a grand larceny that took place in Brooklyn.

11/20/2014

A police chase on Tuesday, Nov. 18 led to a crash that left two women injured in Marine Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Suspect Hit Officers, Slams Into Car After Chase In Brooklyn

Police Tuesday afternoon said a driver struck two officers in Brooklyn, and then led police on a chase that ended in a crash which left two women injured.

11/18/2014

Police investigate after a robbery in the Diamond District on 47th Street on Tuesday, Nov. 11. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

1 Held, 1 Suspect Identifed In Diamond District Jewelry Store Robbery

Police say a person of interest was in custody late Monday afternoon, in connection with the brazen robbery of a watch store that prompted police to shut down the Diamond District in Midtown last week.

11/17/2014

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Police: French Tourist Charged After Scaling Brooklyn Bridge

Police say a French tourist was taken into custody after climbing the Brooklyn Bridge to take photos.

11/16/2014

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Police Searching For Alleged Park Slope Cell Phone Snatchers

Police are searching for two female suspects who allegedly snatched a cell phone from a woman’s hands as she sat on the subway in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

11/16/2014

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3 Teenage Girls Allegedly Stole iPhone From Another Girl’s Pocket At Brooklyn Subway Station

Police are searching for three teenage girls who allegedly stole another teen’s iPhone from her pocket as she walked in Brooklyn.

11/15/2014

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Large US Cities Brace For Protests As Grand Jury Makes Decision Whether Or Not To Indict Ferguson Officer

From Boston to Los Angeles to New York, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/15/2014

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Police: Mob Of Men Attacked, Attempted To Rob Victims In Crown Heights Subway Station

The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying and locating suspects wanted in connection with an attempted robbery in Crown Heights.

11/15/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (Credit: Getty Images)

ASPCA Lauds Bratton For NYPD Efforts Against Animal Cruelty

An increased effort by the NYPD to stop animal cruelty has earned the department high praise from the nation’s leading animal rights group.

11/15/2014

Window washer Juan Lopez (CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Window Washer Talks About Experience In 1 WTC Scaffold Mishap

Investigators are looking into the collapse of a World Trade Center scaffold that left two window washers dangling 68 stories above the street.

11/13/2014

Stolen merchandise recovered from about two dozen burglaries in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut (credit: CBS2)

Cops In Westchester County Help Bust Up Alleged Cul-De-Sac Burglary Ring

Harrison police conducted a two-month investigation along with the Westchester district attorney, NYPD and Bergen County prosecutor before arresting seven people.

11/13/2014

NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics on Feb. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

NYC Council Bills Take Aim At Police Chokeholds, Stop-And-Frisk

A pair of bills introduced in the City Council on Thursday target the way police patrol New York City’s streets.

11/13/2014

Surveillance image of two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery at the Crown Travel Agency in Queens on Nov. 12, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Police: 2 Suspects Sought In Travel Agency Robberies In Queens

Police are looking for two suspects who they believe are responsible for two gun-point robberies at two Queens travel agencies.

11/13/2014

A Police officer stands guard at the front door of 471 Ridgewood Avenue in Eltingville where a man was fatally shot. (Staten Island Advance/ Bill Lyons)

Bill Requiring Cops To Get Consent For Some Searches Riles Up NYPD

A new bill to be introduced Thursday in the City Council has angered many in the NYPD. It calls for officers to get consent before they conduct some searches.

11/12/2014

Police on the scene of a robbery in the Diamond District on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Search On For Men Who Robbed Store In Diamond District

Investigators remained in the famed Diamond District in Midtown late into the night Tuesday, after police say armed robbers boldly tricked their way into a building, robbed a store, and pistol-whipped the owner.

11/11/2014

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