Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday vetoed two bills aimed at impacting the NYPD that were recently passed by the City Council.
Someone called 911 and directed law enforcement to a home on Newark Avenue, where they claimed a Kean University student was holding his brother and sister hostage with a pipe bomb.
Police are searching for two men who they say attacked a Bronx woman in her home and took her purse filled with $4,000 in cash last month.
Ronald Rhodes was arrested Wednesday and charged with burglary, robbery, criminal possession of stolen property and criminal obstruction of breathing.
It happened back on June 14 at It’s All Greek To Me Pizza on Main Street in Port Jefferson.
The robberies happened on June 29 and July 9 near 41 Avenue and 21 Street, police said.
It happened Tuesday evening inside the Sagal Meat Market on Fulton Street.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
All three victims were taken to a hospital and were still being treated Saturday night, but none of the injuries were considered life-threatening.
A New York Police Department officer has been shot in the leg in an incident in Brooklyn. Authorities say the injury is not life-threatening.
Crews rescued a man Sunday afternoon after he was seriously injured upon falling down a cliff in Alpine, N.J.
New Milford police say 49-year-old borough resident Sanjiv Agarwal was charged with assault, and additional charges are pending.
A third victim has come forward with a claim that a Westchester County rabbi impersonated a police officer during a traffic dispute.
A bear was tranquilized after a chase in Ridgewood, N.J. Sunday.
Thousands of pedestrians and cyclists are killed or injured by automobiles in New York City each and every year, but drivers rarely if ever face serious consequences.