Investigators say 166 headstones have been uprooted, broken off or knocked over at the Flemington Presbyterian Church Cemetery since Nov. 15.
Like many talented artists, Isaac Brune started young. These days, however, Brune uses a bigger canvas and a much bigger gallery: He creates chalk art in Riverside Park for the entire city to see.
New York officials say there were 699 hate crimes statewide last year, up 2 percent from a year earlier.
Alvin Moore faces burglary and criminal mischief charges. Police say Moore told them he was upset because Letterman hadn’t responded to a number of demo tapes he sent him.
The man who broke into and vandalized the lobby of the Ed Sullivan Theater last weekend said he can’t remember the incident, and offered a public apology to the people at the “Late Show with David Letterman.”
Assemblyman Michael DenDekker says when the car of an elected official is vandalized, the penalty should be beefed up. He was angered over what was done to his car ten days ago, which has since been repaired.
Shop owners have given police a litany of complaints – noise, rowdy behavior, vandalism, and garbage, plus people urinating in the street and getting sick.
Police say the toppled headstones were found at the Washington Cemetery in the Borough Park section on Sunday morning.
Frank Segreto, 20, a supermarket employee from Wanaque has been been charged with arson, and with threatening two witnesses in the investigation.
Police in New Jersey are looking for the people responsible for torching 4 cars and knocking down 25 mailboxes in Passaic County.
The vandalism was first discovered in late September at a Queens bus depot near Citi Field. A week later, 12 buses with the same damage were found at another Queens depot.
Nassau County police are investigating a case of vandalism at a high school in Valley Stream that took place early Friday morning.