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A surveillance image of a man allegedly spraying anti-Semitic graffiti on the steps of a school on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sprayed Anti-Semitic Graffiti Outside Staten Island School

Police on Tuesday released a surveillance video of suspect allegedly spraying anti-Semitic graffiti in front of a Staten Island school.


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Cops: Man In Police-Involved Shooting Has Lengthy Rap Sheet

The shooting happened after police were called to Castleton Avenue and Treadwell Avenue in Port Richmond around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night, police said. Police said a man in his 20s pointed a gun at responding officers.


FILE - NYPD vehicle (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Stabbed, Wounded In Staten Island Robbery

A man was stabbed in the chest and wounded early Wednesday during a robbery on Staten Island, according to a published report.


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Police Search For Missing 15-Year-Old Brianna Fleming From Port Richmond

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a Port Richmond girl who has been missing for three weeks. Brianna Fleming, 15, was last seen around 8:30 p.m. on May 24 leaving her home on Villa Avenue.


NY Teen Gets 6 Years In Beating Of Immigrant

The April 5 assault on Rodolfo Olmedo was the first of a series of suspected anti-Hispanic bias attacks in the borough’s Port Richmond section.


Damage is seen Friday morning in Park Slope. (Photo/John Montone)

NWS: 2 Tornadoes Touched Down In NYC

The National Weather Service confirmed Friday that two tornadoes and a macroburst struck the New York City area on Thursday evening.


Archbishop Timothy Dolan

Dolan Celebrates Mass On S.I. In Wake Of Bias Attacks

The archbishop of New York paid a special visit to Staten Island Sunday morning. He celebrated mass in Port Richmond in the wake of a series of bias attacks in the neighborhood.


Staten Island bias crimes

Safe Zones To Be Created On Staten Island

Community leaders used “National Night Out Against Crime” as an opportunity to announce a new plan to fight bias crime in Port Richmond.

CBS 2–08/04/2010

Staten Island bias attacks

Mexicans March For Peace On Staten Island

“The hatred must stop” was the message hundreds of marchers brought to Staten Island on Wednesday night.

CBS 2–07/29/2010

NYPD Probes Staten Island Attack as Possible Hate Crime

NEW YORK — Police are investigating the assault on a Mexican immigrant in Staten Island as a possible hate crime.

CBS New York–07/27/2010

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Drug Traces Found In Mom, Son In Staten Island Fire

A single mother and her teen son ingested some type of drug before dying in a suspected murder-suicide and arson that claimed the lives of three other children in their Staten Island apartment, police said…

CBS New York–07/26/2010