Vandalism

Jose Mendoza and Gerardo Ramirezperez and three minors are accused of vandalizing cars in a Central Islip LIRR parking lot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Teens Charged With Vandalizing, Stealing From At Least 15 Cars In LIRR Parking Lot

Police said officers were tipped off about car break-ins at the LIRR parking lot on Suffolk Avenue in Central Islip by an anonymous caller at around 3:20 a.m. Sunday.

06/07/2015

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Swastikas Found Etched Into Sign At Midland Park Mosque

Part of the sign at the Islamic center is now covered up because the vandals left behind other offensive etchings.

06/02/2015

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Banner At Nyack Synagogue Back On Display After Being Vandalized 

The Congregation Sons of Israel in Upper Nyack is standing firm in the face of hate.

04/17/2015

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NYPD: Staten Island Man Arrested In Vandalism Of American Flag Murals

Last Thursday, at least two murals were tagged with anti-semitic and hateful messages, according to the NYPD.

02/23/2015

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Police Catch Vandals That Struck Almost 20 Mailboxes In Somerset County

So intent on cracking the case, police dispatched an undercover unit to Old Georgetown Road Thursday, where they caught the vandals red-handed.

02/20/2015

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Vandals Write Anti-Semitic Messages On American Flag Murals On Staten Island

Vandalism on Staten Island has turned up in the form of hateful messages on outdoor works of art.

02/19/2015

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Vandals Target About 40 Cars Near Fort Tryon Park

Some drivers near Fort Tryon Park were subjected to an unwelcome surprise this week, after thieves vandalized and burglarized around 40 cars.

12/31/2014

Police are investigating a possible hate crime after someone smashed a menorah in Plainview. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Police Investigate Apparent Holiday Hate Crime On Long Island

Police said the Plainview widower was on his way to synagogue when he spotted the vandalized homemade treasure toppled and trashed on his front lawn.

12/22/2014

About 70 tires were slashed in Brooklyn on Dec. 14, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Tires Slashed On 40 Cars In Brooklyn

Police said cars were targeted in the vicinity of Quentin Road to Avenue S and East 17th Street to Bedford Avenue between midnight and 2 a.m. Sunday.

12/14/2014

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Multiple Cars In Hamilton Heights Vandalized Overnight

Residents in Hamilton Heights woke up to a disturbing sight Saturday morning.

12/13/2014

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Williamsburg Restaurant Owner Fed Up After Vandals Tag His Property…Again

A Brooklyn restaurant owner is saying enough is enough after he tried forgiving vandals who tagged his property.

11/14/2014

Scott Silverman (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Accuse Man Of Damaging Tires On Long Island

The vehicles were vandalized in the parking lots of the Deer Park Library, Deer Park Bowl, and various supermarkets between early October and the beginning of November, police said.

11/10/2014

The hands of the Statue of the Risen Christ at St. Francis de Sales Church in Belle Harbor, Queens was vandalized this week. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Statue Of Christ Desecrated At Belle Harbor Church

Police Friday night were investigating the shocking desecration of the Statue of the Risen Christ at a church in the Rockaways.

11/07/2014

The 9/11 Memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey was found vandalized on Sunday, Nov. 2. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Memorial Defaced With Graffiti In West Windsor, N.J.

Police late Monday were searching for vandals who defaced a 9/11 memorial in West Windsor, New Jersey — apparently only to express love for someone.

11/03/2014

John Pietropaolo, 70, is accused of throwing liquid eggs on a neighbor's door. (Credit: CBS 2)

Hoboken Man Allegedly Threw Eggs, Ammonia On Neighbor’s Door

Surveillance video shows him returning a neighbor’s doormat after allegedly cutting it in half and then tossing liquid eggs on her door.

10/29/2014

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