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A Montville Township, New Jersey police vehicle. (Credit: CBS 2)

Montville, N.J. Plan Would Allow Searches Without Warrants For Underage Drinking

A proposed ordinance in Montville, New Jersey could give police officers broad powers – including entering private property – if underage drinking is even suspected.

09/18/2014

Supporters of the NYPD at a vigil in New Dorp, Staten Island. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Staten Island Vigil Honors NYPD Officers Killed In The Line Of Duty

More than 100 supporters were on hand on Thursday for a vigil to honor NYPD officers killed in the line of duty outside of a stationhouse in New Dorp.

08/21/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

After Three-Year Probe, Feds To Monitor Newark Police Department

“The people of Newark deserve to be safe, and so do the thousands who come here to work, to learn, and to take advantage of all the city has to offer,” U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman said.

07/22/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Authorities: Suspect Fatally Shot After Pulling Knife On Cops In Elizabeth

Elizabeth Police were responding to a domestic disturbance call when a man allegedly pulled a knife, according to the Union County Prosecutor.

06/29/2014

Cops: Camden Man Paralyzed In Fall While Running From Police

Xavier Ingram was charged with resisting arrest by flight, receiving stolen property, drug possession and three weapons offenses.

06/14/2014

Deadly Crash Near Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge (credit: CBS 2)

Son Of NYPD Officer Killed In Crash Near Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge Files Lawsuit

Officer Elisa Toro, 36, was off-duty on Dec. 10 when her car crashed on an exit ramp of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge. Her vehicle rolled and struck a vacant storefront.

06/12/2014

Scene of police-involved shooting near 96th Street and the FDR Drive (Alice Gainer/CBS 2).

Police: Suspect Shot Dead On UES May Be Serial Pharmacy Robber

It all began with a gunpoint robbery at Health Source Pharmacy, located at 68th-69th Street and Second Avenue, at 1:40 p.m., sources said.

05/16/2014

Tyler Sash (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Ex-Giant Tyler Sash Zapped With Stun Gun After Fleeing Police On Scooter

Former Giants safety Tyler Sash is facing charges of public intoxication and interference with official acts in Iowa after fleeing police on his motorized scooter, according to Oskaloosa officials.

05/14/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

NIFA Votes To End 3 Year Wage Freeze On Some Nassau County Unions

It was 2 a.m. when the vote came down, but union members still filled the room and cheered as a board voted to approve the end of a wage freeze.

05/03/2014

NYPD officers in Central Park after a series of robberies on Apr. 21, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Teens Charged In Connection With Central Park Robbery Spree

Three additional suspects – ages 12, 13 and 14 – are expected to face charges for two robberies and an assault, sources said.

04/21/2014

The Hudson River in New York City. (Photo by Dario Cantatore/Getty Images)

Police Investigate Body Found Floating In Hudson River

Police are trying to determine how a man wound up floating in the Hudson River near West 135th Street.

04/09/2014

A new emergency notification system could save lives and reduce response time during school shootings. (Credit CBS 2)

‘Cop Sync’ System Could Greatly Reduce Police Response Time During School Emergencies

Keeping kids safe at school is a challenge for administrators everywhere and it has some looking beyond the traditional 911 system to new cutting edge, potentially life saving, technology.

03/25/2014

Caldwell Luring Sketch (credit: Handout)

Police Search For Caldwell Luring Suspect

Police said a young woman was walking along Bloomfield Avenue in Caldwell around 3 p.m. March 16 when she noticed an older model white sedan with significant wear driving slowly behind her.

03/25/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Plan Afoot In Suffolk To Merge County, Parks Police

A plan has been launched to merge parks police with county police departments in Suffolk County.

03/22/2014

Police made multiple arrests and seizures during a weekend crackdown on reckless biking. (Credit DCPI)

Cops Make Multiple Arrests, Seizures In Weekend Crackdown On Reckless Biking

In anticipation of warm weather and the possibility of illegal motorcycle, dirt bike, and ATV use the NYPD conducted an initiative to prevent such activity in Manhattan, over the weekend.

03/09/2014

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