Caught On Camera: Sword-Wielding Man Arrested Inside Empire State BuildingAuthorities say the suspect was on the 79th floor – on the iconic Midtown building’s observation deck – when he took out the deadly weapon and threatened to harm himself around 4 p.m.
Man Allegedly Stabbed Child In The Back In The BronxIt happened around 1:30 a.m. near Daly Avenue and East 180th Street in West Farms.
Police: Barricaded Suspect Surrenders After Threatening To Blow Up Home In QueensPolice surrounded a house in Queens after getting reports of a barricaded suspect inside who threatened to blow up the building before surrendering to authorities.
Emotionally Disturbed Man Breaks Into Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Office, Sets Off Fire ExtinguisherSources tell CBS2 the 24-year-old suspect entered the building on 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights around 4:40 p.m. and was discharging a fire extinguisher when officers arrived.
Homeless Man Threatens A Train Passenger With Hammer In Latest Incident Involving Emotionally-Disturbed PersonA hammer attack on the A train Thursday is the most recent in a mounting number of incidents involving emotionally-disturbed individuals in New York.
Experts, Lawmakers Want Changes To NYPD Response To Emotionally Disturbed PeopleActivists have pushed for the NYPD to amend its policy and bring along specialized teams for calls involving emotionally disturbed people.
New Rochelle Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed ManNeighbors said they alerted authorities several days ago that the man seemed to be having troubles.