Summons

Snow in Central Park Dec. 17, 2013 (Kathy McGee CBS 2)

Early Morning Runner Upset After Getting Ticket In Central Park

Early-morning joggers have been advised to beware that exercising in Central Park before 6 a.m. could result in a run-in with the law.

03/01/2014

Safe Surrender

‘Safe Surrender’ Event Leads To Dismissal Of Warrants, Tickets

Hundreds of people had their warrants and summons dismissed in Brooklyn Saturday, during a Safe Surrender event.

03/30/2013

Police arrest minivan driver (credit: CBS 2)

Elderly Queens Woman Hit By Minivan Remains Critical

Police arrested the driver on an outstanding warrant for another matter. He was also issued a summons for careless driving.

07/08/2011

Dog Walker (credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Officials Express Difficulty Enforcing Dog Clean-Up Rules

Thirty-three years after it went into effect, the city’s pooper scooper law is widely being ignored. But who, exactly, is to blame?

04/20/2011

Unicycle - File / Photo: Marty Melville/Getty Images

NYC To Fight Unicyclist Kyle Peterson’s Lawsuit

Peterson filed a $3 million lawsuit against the city claiming his rights were violated because he was riding on one wheel and ticketed for riding on two.

03/18/2011

Delia Gluckin (credit: CBS 2)

Woman, 80, Fined For Throwing Out Newspaper

The City waste bin looks like a trash can and certainly smells like one, treat it like one and you’re likely to get hit with a hefty fine.

12/08/2010

Unicycle - File / Photo: Marty Melville/Getty Images

Man Sues NYC Over Unicycle Spat

City code prohibits bicycle riding on sidewalks. But the suit says the law only refers to a "two- or three-wheeled device."

11/19/2010

A sign indicating a red light camera - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Nassau County Officials Authorizing Car Bootings

MINEOLA, N.Y. (WCBS 880) – Nassau County lawmakers are taking steps to punish its red light runners. The lawmakers are authorizing traffic enforcers to boot the vehicles of those who ignore red light camera summonses, […]

10/31/2010

Ticket issued to elderly Brooklyn man claiming his driveway is too wide. (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Family Battles City Over Driveway Summons

An elderly Brooklyn couple ticketed by the city for having a driveway that is too wide says the city is responsible for the alteration.

CBS 2–07/29/2010