Pat Coleman, who works for the Clarkstown police department, was bitten on the left leg Tuesday near Maple Avenue in New City.
A Connecticut woman was attempting to pet what she thought was her cat, when the raccoon attacked, biting her on the arm and face.
An alarming spike in rabies has caused concern in part of New Jersey and officials want to get the word out.
Any homeowner who has ever had a problem with squirrels or raccoons knows how hard they are to get rid of. One Brooklyn man decided to take matters into his own hands.
A search was under way Thursday afternoon for a masked bandit in Rockland County who attacked a woman in her own house.
A peaceful stroll through Central Park turned into a midsummer nightmare for a Brooklyn woman. She was attacked by two potentially rabid raccoons.
When residents in Merrick called police, they were told removing the raccoon would be the homeowners’ problem.
Yankees minor league manager Luis Sojo has had many unexpected visitors in his office, including late New York owner George Steinbrenner and one-time teammate Bernie Williams. But nothing quite like this.