Washington Heights

Missing Washington Heights children Justin Tapia, Andy Cruz. (credit: NYPD)

2 Missing Washington Heights Children Found Safe

Justin Tapia, 9, and Andy Cruz, 10, disappeared together from their home on West 183rd Street at around 9:45 a.m., sources told CBS2.

07/15/2015

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2 Buildings Lose Power After Washington Heights Manhole Fire

Two buildings lost power in Washington Heights late Monday, after a fire broke out in a manhole.

07/13/2015

Police investigating a fatal crash on Amsterdam Avenue at 157th Street in Washington Heights on June 29, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Person Killed In Multi-Car Crash In Washington Heights

It happened around 4:30 a.m. Monday on Amsterdam Avenue at 157th Street.

06/29/2015

A video image of a suspect police believe punched a man who complained about a screaming child on the A Train on Thursday, June 25. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Punched Man Who Complained About Screaming Child On Subway

Police on Friday were searching for a woman who punched a 65-year-old man, after the man complained about a screaming child on a subway train in Upper Manhattan.

06/26/2015

A bullet struck the window of a mini bus in Washington Heights on June 22, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Bus Driver Speaks Out After Stray Bullet Misses Him By Inches In Washington Heights

It happened around 6:30 a.m. on 164th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.

06/22/2015

High Bridge reopens for the first time in 45 years. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

New Bike Lanes Leading To High Bridge Could Improve Safety

The city DOT expects an influx of visitors to the newly reopened High Bridge.

06/13/2015

High Bridge reopens for the first time in 45 years. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

High Bridge Reopens To Bikes, Pedestrians For First Time In 45 Years

New York City’s oldest standing bridge designed for pedestrians and bicyclists is reopening for the first time in 45 years.

06/09/2015

Kevin Dunbar was arrested in New York on Wednesday, June 3 in connection with a shooting in Tucson, Arizona. (Credit: Tucson Police)

Tucson, Arizona Shooting Suspect Arrested In Upper Manhattan

A man accused of shooting and seriously wounding his ex-girlfriend in southern Arizona three months ago was arrested this week in Upper Manhattan.

06/04/2015

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights.

Woman Describes Run-In With Bikers On The West Side Highway

Overwhelming fear is how a woman described what she felt during a run in with a group of bikers.

05/19/2015

Fourth-graders at P.S. 128 in Washington Heights are taught to dance. (credit: CBS2)

Washington Heights Fourth-Graders Learn Life Lessons Through Dance

At P.S. 128 in Washington Heights, fourth-graders are learning everything from swing to the foxtrot to the tango. But they’re also learning about teamwork and respect.

05/14/2015

Courtroom sketch of bikers Wojciech Braszczok and James Kuehne, charged in the Sept. West Side Highway motorcycle melee. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Undercover NYPD Detective Accused Of Assaulting Driver In 2013 To Appear In Court

An undercover NYPD officer accused of attacking a driver in Washington Heights is expected to appear in court Wednesday.

04/15/2015

Charlie the dog went home with a new owner on Thursday, Feb. 19, after 10 years wandering in Upper Manhattan. (Credit: CBS2)

Dog Has A Home After 10 Years Wandering Washington Heights, Inwood

A rescued dog that spent a decade roaming the streets of Upper Manhattan was headed home with his new owner Thursday night.

02/19/2015

A building in Washington Heights was evacuated, and at least five people were hospitalized

Washington Heights Building Partially Evacuated, 5 Hospitalized, Due To Carbon Monoxide

The freezing, icy weather Monday night was blamed for a carbon monoxide leak that led to the partial evacuation of a building in Washington Heights, and sent at least five people to an area hospital.

02/02/2015

Thomas Ome is wanted in connection with an apartment rental scam in Washington Heights. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Wanted In Apartment Rental Scam In Washington Heights

Police were searching Wednesday for a man who allegedly took money from apartment seekers on Craigslist as they paid him fees and rent for units he did not own in Washington Heights.

01/28/2015

A surveillance of two suspects in a string of robberies of delivery trucks in Upper Manhattan and The Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Suspects Wanted In Robbery Of Delivery Trucks In Upper Manhattan, The Bronx

Police on Thursday were searching for two suspects in the robbery of six delivery trucks in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx over the past month.

01/15/2015

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