Police: LI Man Commits Suicide After Lighting Church On Fire, Barricading Himself InsideSuffolk County police said a retired NYPD sergeant saw 42-year-old John Beneventano, of Shirley, trying to set a vehicle on fire in the church's parking lot and called 911.
2 Killed In Warren, New Jersey Standoff; Suspect Dead Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot WoundSomerset County Prosecutor said the gunman allegedly shot a man and woman before shooting himself.
Sources To CBS2: Gunman In S.I. Barricade Was Being Probed In Several HomicidesThe man who police said barricaded himself inside a Staten Island home and shot a firefighter Friday was being investigated in connection with several homicides, police sources told CBS2.
Police: Cop Shot, Killed Gunman In New City StandoffCops responded after relatives arrived at the police station to report that the man, identified by police as Vincent Cordaro, 57, had threatened to kill them.
2 L.I. Schools Placed On Lockdown When Police Find Man With Gun To Own HeadTwo schools were briefly placed on lockdown in Hicksville, Long Island Monday afternoon, after police found and apprehended a man walking outside with a gun to his own head.
Man Apprehended, Woman Found Slain, After Bronx StandoffPolice took a man into custody, and found a woman dead with stab wounds, following a standoff in a Bronx public housing development.
Suspected Murder-Suicide Prompts School Lockdown In Milford, Conn.The shooting took place on Midway Avenue at around 12:46 p.m., police said.
Suspect Surrenders In Levittown Standoff That Prompted School LockdownsIsland Trees School Superintendent Dr. Charles Murphy said no injuries have been reported at the schools in Levittown.
Man Accused Of Firing At Police During Fanwood, N.J. StandoffA man was in custody Saturday, after allegedly firing several shots at police during a lengthy standoff at a Fanwood, N.J. home.
Upstate Town Placed On Lockdown Over Police StandoffThe entire upstate New York town of Bovina was placed on lockdown Sunday while police were engaged in a standoff with an armed man.
Police: Gun Used In Trenton Hostage Situation Was FakeState Police Lt. Stephen Jones says hostage-taker Gerald Tyrone Murphy had a replica semi-automatic handgun. Jones says that doesn't change the way officers responded.
Police Shoot Man After Standoff In Bronx High-RiseA man has been charged with multiple counts, after police shot and wounded him following a standoff in a Bronx apartment building.