Traffic Stop

A New York State Trooper guards Gilgo Beach on Long Island as authorities resume their search for bodies - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police: N.J. Shooting Suspect Caught In Routine Traffic Stop In Orange County

A seemingly routine traffic stop in Orange County resulted in the arrest of a Paterson, New Jersey man wanted for attempted murder, New York State Police said.

07/19/2014

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, July 10 after he allegedly slammed into several parked cars and rammed a police vehicle while trying to flee officers in Canarsie, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot, Wounded By Officer After Ramming Police Vehicle In Brooklyn

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, after he allegedly refused to pull over and hit multiple cars before finally ramming a police vehicle.

07/10/2014

Nassau-County-Police-Cruiser

Sources To CBS 2: Nassau Officer To Be Charged In Alleged Beating During Traffic Stop

A Nassau County police officer was expected to be hit with criminal charges Tuesday, on allegations that he beat a Westbury man during a traffic stop in April, sources told CBS 2.

06/02/2014

Suffolk County Police Sgt. Scott Greene was arrested following an undercover sting showing him stealing from a driver after pulling him over. (credit: Suffolk DA surveillance video)

More People Come Forward, Accuse Veteran Suffolk Cop Of Stealing During Traffic Stops

Sgt. Scott Greene did not say a word as he appeared in court to face charges that he stole money from drivers. He was arrested in January.

03/06/2014

East Williamsburg Cocaine Bust

Police: 10 Kilos Of Cocaine Found During Brooklyn Traffic Stop

Police this weekend found 10 kilos of cocaine in a car they pulled over for defective lights in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

11/10/2013

Marijuana Plants (file / credit: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Woman Caught With Nearly 100 Pounds Of Pot In Nassau County

Police in Nassau County found almost 100 pounds of marijuana in a woman’s car, after they pulled her over for allegedly talking on her cell phone behind the wheel.

01/27/2013

Guns recovered during Bronx traffic stop (credit: NYPD)

Police: Routine Traffic Stop Leads To Drug, Weapons Charges For 3 Bronx Residents

Officers recovered a loaded .40-cal. Taurus semiautomatic handgun, a loaded 9mm Sig Sauer semiautomatic handgun, 195 tablets of Oxycodone, and four additional small Ziploc bags of marijuana in the stop.

11/28/2012

Over 500 pounds of marijuana recovered by police. (Photo/Kathleen Maloney, 1010 WINS)

Queens Traffic Stop Leads To Massive Marijuana Haul

NYPD officers who went after a red light-running driver found more than 500 pounds of marijuana in the man’s car.

12/19/2010

A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

L.I. Cop Shoots, Injures Passenger During Traffic Stop

Police say a Long Island policeman shot and wounded a man who drew a gun after being pulled over for a traffic infraction.

11/02/2010