Tracee Carrasco

Employees of an ATM company in Mahwah, N.J., drive off without a bag that police say contained $141,000. (Credit: CBS2)

Mahwah Police: Man Snatches Bag With $141K Accidentally Left Behind By ATM Worker

Surveillance video shows the costly mistake made by the employees of in Mahwah.


Arthur Collins (Credit: NYPD)

Burglary Suspect Escapes From Harlem Police Station

Arthur Collins, 57, of the Bronx, was being booked at the 25th Precinct station house when he escaped around 7:10 p.m.


Tobay beachgoers look into the water after a possible shark sighting on July 23, 2015. (credit: Instagram/Christina Salavec)

Shark Sighting Prompts Scare, Evacuation At Tobay Beach

A popular stretch of beach on Long Island was shut down for several hours Thursday after two sharks were spotted in the water.


A Buddhist organization says purported monks asking for donations on the High Line, like this man seen speaking to CBS2's Tracee Carrasco, are not real. (Credit: CBS2)

Buddhist Organization: High Line ‘Monks’ Are Not Real And Are Scammers

A major local Buddhist organization said Friday that the purported monks pressuring for donations on the High Line are not real – and their actions are anything but holy.


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Councilmen Ask Google To Create Map Option That Will Make Streets Safer

Many people turn to Google for answers, and now two New York City Council members say the technology giant has the answer to making city streets safer.


A man on a bicycle was caught swiping a cellphone from a woman in the East Village on Wednesday, July 8. (Credit: @inthepixels)

Caught On Video: Man On Bike Snatches Woman’s Cellphone In East Village

A man on a bicycle was caught on camera snatching a phone from a woman – and it only took a split second.


Top Notch security employee Matthew Gonzalez is seen chasing a purse snatching suspect in the East Village on Thursday, July 9. (Credit: CBS2)

Local Worker Takes Down Suspected East Village Purse Snatcher

A suspected purse snatcher was caught in the act and stopped by a good Samaritan.


Christie Rampone #3 of the United States holds the World Cup Trophy after their 5-2 win over Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

New York City Looking Into Parade For U.S. Women After World Cup Win

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s press secretary says the administration is looking into logistics and talking to the team and other partners about the idea.


Jameson Lamb was blinded by a Roman candle. (Credit: CBS2)

Experts: Do-It-Yourself Fireworks Cause Thousands Of Serious Injuries Each Year

The Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks spectacular and other municipal shows are put on by professionals, but amateur attempts at fireworks displays leave thousands of people injured every year.


Thomas Knox offers a 'Date While You Wait' in the subway. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Offers Speed Date While You Wait In Subway

In a city where time is of the essence and multitasking is a must, a Brooklyn man has found a way to look for a love connection while waiting for the subway.


A mother and a child were killed in a crash in Bayside, Queens on Wednesday, July 1. (Credit: CBS2)

Mother, Child Killed, 4 Others Injured In Crash In Bayside, In Queens

A mother and a child were killed Wednesday night, and four others were inured, in an accident in Bayside, Queens.


Sanitation worker Curtis Jackson jumped into action to stop an attempted robbery at this 7-11 store on East 23rd Street and Park Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

Rookie Sanitation Worker Hailed As Hero For Breaking Up Robbery At Gramercy 7-Eleven

After less than a year on the job, a rookie New York City sanitation worker is being called a hero after stopping a robbery in progress and tackling the suspect to the ground.


A woman said she was robbed of her dog, Ginger, in Bayside, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Says Men Punched Her In Stomach, Stole Her Dog

She says the interaction with the two men happened in a matter of seconds, and after being punched, she didn’t even have time to react.


Richard Matt and David Sweat

Escaped Prisoner Richard Matt Shot And Killed; David Sweat Still At Large

Matt and Sweat escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York on June 6.


A suspect in a burglary in Midwood, Brooklyn on Monday, June 22. A family of 11 was asleep in the targeted house at the time. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect Caught On Camera Breaking Into Brooklyn Home As Family Slept

A bold criminal was caught on camera breaking into a home in Midwood, Brooklyn, and a family of 11 inside had no idea what was happening as they slept.