Conn. Lawmaker Looks To Increase Penalties Against Teens Involved In 'Knockout' AttacksState Rep. Joe Verrengia is behind the effort to try 16- and 17-year-olds as adults in court for these dangerous street assaults. The measure would make such attacks a felony.
Connecticut Lawmakers To Consider Bill To Make 'Knockout Game' Attacks A FelonyA bill before the General Assembly's Public Safety Committee would make the sucker-punch attacks a Class D felony.
Bowery Assault Victim Confident He's A Victim Of 'Knockout Game'Rogers, who broke his jaw and suffered facial lacerations, said he's positive he was a victim of a "knockout game" attack.
Police Search For Suspects In Attack On Woman In Vinegar HillPolice on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find four suspects who attacked a woman in broad daylight in Vinegar Hill, Brooklyn.
Radio Free Montone: A Look Back At 2013Ask me on a Friday what story I covered on the Monday of the same week and most weeks I’d have to flip open the pages of my reporter’s notebook to answer you. But some stories stick.
The Top 13 News Stories Of 2013We have a new pope, a new mayor-elect and more time to enjoy those large, sugary drinks. Here are our picks for the 13 biggest news stories from 2013, in order of when they occurred.
Police Search For Suspect In Reported Possible Knockout AttackPolice on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who punched a woman in the back of the head and knocked her down as she walked with her 7-year-old daughter in Brooklyn this past weekend.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In Long Island ‘Knockout Game’ AttacksDarryl Mitchell pleaded not guilty to attacking multiple people in Suffolk County.
Man Charged In Suspected 'Knockout Game' Attacks On Long IslandA North Amityville man has been charged with at least four counts of assault in connection with suspected “knockout game” attacks on Long Island.
Black, Jewish Leaders Unite To Condemn 'Knockout Game' AttacksLeaders of the black and Jewish communities joined together Sunday on the steps of Brooklyn Supreme Court to repudiate the violent "knockout game."
Brooklyn Councilwoman Apologizes For 'Knockout Game' CommentsA newly-elected member of the New York City Council who came under fire for her theory as to what the motive was behind the "knockout game" attacks in Crown Heights has issued an apology.