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Cops Bust Suspected Grow Farm In Nassau County

Old Brookville Police and the Nassau County Police Canine Unit responded to a suspicious persons call at the Old Brookville Nurseries on Northern Boulevard.

09/21/2013

Police stand guard in Times Square (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Reefer Madness? Panhandler Looking For ‘Weed Money’ Allegedly Attacks Rival In Times Square

Witnesses told police that the ‘Weed Guy’ went after a man who was holding an ‘I Need Beer’ sign shortly after 10 p.m. on 42nd Street near 7th Ave, as a number of Broadway shows were letting out.

06/22/2013

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Group Says NY Marijuana Arrest Numbers Look Like They May Be High

New state data show New York City police arrested more than 50,000 people on low-level marijuana charges last year. That’s despite a drop-off after officers were told not to use tactics that critics decry as tricking people into getting arrested.

02/01/2012