Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday told CBS2 that critics concerned about surging murder rates are just “fearmongering” and blowing things out of proportion.
Crime has been spiking in New York City — with shootings and murders up — and the NYPD is preparing for a long summer.
Police were investigating a series of violent robberies that took place near the Columbia University Campus in Morningside Heights.
A long streak of days without homicides in New York City may have been broken Friday morning, but many were still relieved at that the brutal cold coincided with less brutal behavior.
After months of criticism and complaining President Obama finally reacts to the horrific crime rate and record-breaking murder rate in Chicago.
Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.
Crime on Long Island is down significantly, according to new stats from the New York State Department of Criminal Services.
The New York City Police Department is looking for a suspect wanted for a violent sexual assault in Brooklyn.
Newark police say a man was fatally stabbed and five people were shot during another violent weekend in the city.
There has been a huge increase in violent crimes in Essex County, particularly in Newark. The trend is so alarming, the county prosecutor is calling in the National Guard to help combat the violence.