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Administrative officers at the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center were defaced by vandals on Wednesday, June 25. (Credit: CBS 2)

Vandals Damage Statues, Paintings At Metropolitan Opera House

Police on Wednesday were searching for the vandals who hit the Metropolitan Opera House, defacing several statues and paintings.

06/25/2014

New York City Parks Department statue missing sword (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC Parks Department Works To Restore Damaged Statues

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation has launched a new effort to restore statues with missing pieces to their former glory.

06/24/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Vandals Target Religious Icons At Two Vineland, N.J. Churches

Nearly a dozen religious statues at two churches in Vineland, N.J. have been defaced.

01/26/2014

Vandalized Statue At St. Mary's Church In Franklin Township (credit: CBS Philly)

8 Statues Damaged At New Jersey Church

Officials believe the vandalism occurred between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. Thursday outside St. Mary’s Church in Franklin Township.

09/20/2013

Vandals used red paint on a series of religious locations in Bay Ridge on July 30, 2013. (credit: Handout)

Police Question Suspect In Religious Vandalism In Bay Ridge

Statues were covered in red paint, and the word “No” was painted on doors of various locations.

07/30/2013

This statue of the Virgin Mary had an "X" scrawled on its neck on May 31, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Jesus, Mary Statues Desecrated On Grounds Of Church In Bay Ridge

The statues of the Virgin Mary and Jesus on the crucifix were found with “X”s painted on them at St. Anselm’s Roman Catholic Church.

05/31/2013