MTA Subway Cable Vandalism

Massive Copper Cable Theft In Queens Disrupts Entire A, C Train Lines

Commuting was a miserable experience Wednesday for riders of the A and C trains Wednesday, after a massive copper cable theft near Howard Beach, Queens.


A surveillance image of a suspect in an attack on a 68-year-old man at the Fourth Avenue/Ninth Street R Train station in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Attacked, Robbed 68-Year-Old Man In Brooklyn Subway Station

Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who attacked a 68-year-old man and stole his cellphone at a Park Slope, Brooklyn elevated subway stop.


CBS2's Andrea Grymes got a tour of the underground construction below street level on the Upper East Side.

MTA Offers Rare Glimpse Underground At The Second Avenue Subway

Phase 1 of the Second Avenue subway could be finished by next year.


Erika Menendez was sentenced to 24 years in prison for shoving a man to his death off a Queens subway platform in 2012. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Gets 24 Years For Shoving Man Off Subway Track In Queens

A woman was sentenced to 24 years in prison Wednesday, after admitting to shoving a Hindu man off a Queens subway platform to his death in an attack motivated by religious animus.


A surveillance image of five suspects in a string of robberies on the J Train in Brooklyn and Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 5 Suspects Wanted In String Of Robberies On J Train

Police on Thursday were searching for five suspects in a string of robberies in the subway system in Brooklyn and Queens.


Photos of two men believed to have impersonated police officers and taken money from a man in the Times Square-42nd Street subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Fake Cops Took $250 From Man In Times Square Subway Station

Police on Tuesday released photos of two suspects who allegedly pretended to by police officers and demanded payoffs for a “violation” at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station.


Police say this man is a person of interest in the stabbing of a man on the J train platform on May 2, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Releases Surveillance Video Of Person Of Interest In J Train Subway Stabbing

The incident happened just before 9 a.m. Saturday while the victim was standing on the platform inside the Chauncey Street subway station, police said.


A surveillance image of a suspect who police believe slashed a woman at the Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Slashed Woman Who Laughed At Him In Lower Manhattan Subway Station

Police were searching Tuesday evening for a man who allegedly slashed a woman in the arm, after she laughed at him for spitting at her in a Lower Manhattan subway station.


An MTA worker is caught in the midst of an explosion while trying to remove a garbage can from the tracks on May 3, 2015. (credit: DJ Hammers via YouTube)

CBS2 Exclusive: Man Catches Video Of MTA Worker Caught In Blast On Subway Track

The incident took place Sunday morning on the 6 line at the Cypress Avenue subway station.


The man on the left was shot and killed by what sources said was a retired correction office at the Borough Park subway station in Brooklyn on Tuesday, March 10. (Credit: CBS2)

Charges Rejected For Retired Correction Officer In Shooting That Killed Man In Subway

A retired New York City correction officer will not be charged in the shooting death of another man in the subway in Brooklyn back in March.


A taxi caught fire in Long Island City, Queens on Friday, May 1. (Credit: Jae9tre)

Queens Taxi Fire Briefly Snags 4 Subway Lines

The busy Queensboro Plaza subway station was engulfed in smoke and had to be evacuated Friday evening, after a taxi caught fire nearby.


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Police Search For Suspect In Subway Groping Incident

Police are searching for a man accused of groping a woman on the subway Tuesday.


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MTA Says Fare Hike Is ‘Purely Hypothetical’ If Capital Plan Isn’t Funded

The MTA’s chief financial officer said fares and tolls could jump 15 percent unless New York state lawmakers provide funding for a five-year capital plan.


These guns have been confiscated from subway riders since the beginning of 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Gun Arrests Up 42 Percent On NYC Subway System In Past Year

The NYPD has recorded a big spike in gun arrests in the New York City subway system over the past year – amounting to an increase of 42 percent.


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Police Search For Brooklyn A Train Assault Suspect

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a subway assault in Brooklyn in February.