A manhole fire left part of Staten Island without power in the middle of a brutal heat wave overnight, and Con Edison has reduced voltage in many areas in as crews repair equipment.
A Staten Island man was charged Tuesday with robbing two banks in his home borough, after an off-duty police officer allegedly caught him in the act.
Police Monday evening were searching for a man who robbed a bank on Staten Island.
Officer Michael Daragjati appeared Tuesday in Brooklyn where he pleaded guilty to making a false arrest.
A 13-year-old girl has been arrested on charges she helped bully and attack a Muslim girl at their Staten Island middle school.
The Brooklyn teacher accused of making “Columbine-style” threats in a tirade at her school was out of jail Sunday night.
A 12-year-old Staten Island boy accused of trying to rip the head scarf off a Muslim classmate during recess has been arrested on hate crimes charges, according to police.
Police said McGriff was shot once in the chest. They are investigating whether drugs played a role in his death, but said Monday they do not believe it was a robbery.