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Jose Ramos (credit: CBS 2)

Former Cop Gets Up To 14 1/2 Years For Using Barbershops For Illegal Activities

A disgraced former NYPD officer has been sentenced to as many as 14 1/2 years in prison, after being convicted of turning his two Bronx barbershops into a front for drug dealing, robbery and stolen goods.

12/10/2014

Sandra Amezquita (center) at a news conference on Sept. 24, 2014. (credit: Matt Kozar/CBS 2)

Pregnant Woman Seen On Video In Confrontation With Police Fears For Baby’s Health

A pregnant woman who is seen on video being pushed to the ground during a confrontation with police officers in Brooklyn said she is worried for her unborn son.

09/24/2014

Video showed a pregnant woman being thrown to the ground as she was detained by the NYPD in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: El Grito de Sunset Park, via Facebook)

Watchdog Group: Officer Seen Throwing Pregnant Woman To Ground In Sunset Park

A pregnant woman was taken down to the ground on her belly by police in Sunset Park, Brooklyn this past weekend, and it was all caught on camera.

09/23/2014

Detectives walks Hayden Holder, 29, out from 106 Precinct on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. He was arrested for allegedly beating off-duty NYPD officer Mohammed Deen  in Queens. (credit: Riyad Hasan)

Suspect In Alleged Beating Of Off-Duty NYPD Cop Ordered Held Without Bail

Hayden Holder, 29, was arraigned Monday on attempted murder and assault charges. The judge ordered him held without bail.

11/18/2013

MTA Bridge & Tunnel Officer Thomas Choi was struck and wounded by a car on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Sunday, Oct. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

MTA: Officer Hit By Car On Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Officer Thomas Choi was reopening the lower roadway of the bridge between Staten Island and Brooklyn shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday when he was hit by a car.

10/20/2013

Emergency workers respond to Times Square on New Year's Eve. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Subway Fare Evader In Far More Serious Trouble After Allegedly Choking Cop

The incident took place at the 42nd Street and 8th Avenue station on the northbound platform just before 10 a.m.

12/31/2012

Gil Valle (Facebook)

NYPD Officer Accused In Monstrous Plot To Kidnap, Cook Women

Gilberto Valle, 28, is a married, six-year veteran of the force assigned to the 26th Precinct. He is accused of planning to kidnap, cook and eat — as many as 100 women. Investigators said his meticulous plan included the intentional torture of his victims.

10/25/2012

Police officer Arthur Lopez (L) and shooting suspect Darrell Fuller (R) (credit: Handouts)

Nassau County Police Officer Fatally Shot Near Cross Island Parkway; Suspect In Custody

After shooting the officer, the suspect allegedly shot another person dead in an apparent carjacking bid. An intense search for the suspect followed.

10/23/2012

This is the magazine that saved officer Thomas Richards' life on Feb. 27, 2012. (credit: NYPD)

Man Arraigned Sunday On Charges He Fired At Police In Lower Manhattan

One round was deflected by police Officer Thomas Richards’ spare ammunition magazine on his gun belt.

03/04/2012

Elmont rally (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Rally Against Community Policing Plan In Nassau County

On Saturday, outraged PBA members and residents came together to fight a proposal to revamp four precincts, turning them into community policing centers.

02/11/2012

MTA Subway - File/Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images

NYPD: Man Arrested After Stealing iPhone From Decoy Officer

Bronx resident Raymond Rodriguez, 47, was charged with grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property. He was taken into custody at 3:15 p.m. on the No. 4 train at Grand Central.

12/11/2011

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NYPD: Off-Duty Cop Subdues Intoxicated Passenger On JetBlue Flight

The NYPD says Anibal Mercado intervened after 22-year-old Antonio Ynoa of Brooklyn punched a flight attendant in the face Sunday on JetBlue Flight 832 from the Dominican Republic to John F. Kennedy International Airport.

11/27/2011

NYPD Officer Michael Pena (credit: CBS 2)

Stunned Family Attends Arraignment For NYPD Officer Charged Of Rape

Police said the alleged rape happened Friday morning behind an apartment building in Inwood. Pena, drunk and in plain clothes, asked a woman for directions, police say.

08/20/2011

A police car is seen in Times Square - New York, NY - May 26, 2004 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

NYPD Arrests, Suspends Off-Duty Officer Michael Pena On Rape Charges

Michael Pena, an officer since 2008, has been suspended without pay after the alleged incident in which a 25-year-old teacher said she was raped in Inwood.

08/19/2011

Box Cutter (credit: DCPI)

Police: Man Armed With Box Cutters Shot By Officer In Queens

A domestic dispute ended in gunfire Wednesday morning in Astoria after police said a man refused to drop two box cutters after a woman claimed he assaulted her and two children.

08/10/2011

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