NYPD Scrambling To Address Spike In Violent Crimes Citywide, Still Touting Lower Overall Crime RateNew York likes to call itself the safest big city America, but now disturbing new crime numbers have the NYPD taking action.
Despite City's Positive Outlook On Crime Numbers, NYPD Reports Murders & Rapes Soaring In 2019The NYPD and Mayor de Blasio have boasted about a continued drop in crime citywide, but a closer look at those numbers finds a disturbing trend being masked by an overall lower crime rate.
Travel Advisory Issued After 8 Bodies Found In CancunThe U.S. Department Of State has issued a level two travel advisory after eight bodies were found in the resort city of Cancun.
NJ Man Indicted After Strangulation Deaths Of Cousin, ChildA New Jersey man has been indicted on murder and other counts in the strangulation deaths of his cousin and her foster daughter last year.
New Yorkers Concerned Big Apple Is Turning Into 'Gun City'The shooting at the Waldorf Astoria Saturday is just one of several gun incidents this weekend.
Mayor De Blasio Blames Gang-On-Gang Violence For Recent Crime SpikeThe mayor admits the spike needs to be addressed, and said the NYPD will soon be announcing new strategies to fight gang on gang crime.
NYPD Stats Show Crime Down But Murders Up So Far In 2015The NYPD released its latest crime statistics Monday, which showed there were 18 murders in February -- six more than during the same month last yea
New York City Goes A Full Week Without Any Reported HomicidesNew York City as of Monday had gone more than a full week without a homicide reported to police anywhere in the five boroughs.
Police Make Fourth Arrest In Bronx Cab Driver MurdersTommy Smalls, 29, and three other men are accused of fatally shooting two cab drivers in separate incidents and then stealing their cars.
Good News, Bad News: City’s Push To Reduce Gun Violence Yields Mixed ResultsDesk cops have been moved to patrols as part of '"Operation Summer All Out." Several of the dozen precincts that have gotten extra officers have seen gun violence stabilize or drop.
Suspect In Seattle Double Murder Arrested In West Orange, N.J.A suspect in a double homicide in Seattle was behind bars in New Jersey Saturday morning.
Report: Most NYC Murder Victims In 2013 Knew Their KillersOf the 334 murders in New York City in 2013, it appears only 29 victims did not know their killer.
City Sees A Day Of No Murders Or Non-Fatal ViolenceFor many New Yorkers, it was surprising over 24 hours -- or more precisely, what did not happen.
NYPD Surprised By Precipitous Drop In Murders So Far This YearEven the NYPD was surprised upon learning that the murder rate has dropped 25 percent for the first half of 2013 – coming off a record low last year.
Queens Brush Fire Murder Suspect ArraignedRogelio Rodriguez, 34, was arraigned on murder, manslaughter and other charges, according to the Queens District Attorney's office.