Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill addressed the city's 2019 plans for increased security around the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur amid increasing incidents of hate crimes.
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NYC Security Measures Stepped Up Ahead Of Jewish High Holy DaysMayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill addressed the city's 2019 plans for increased security around the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur amid increasing incidents of hate crimes.
Police Commissioner Holds High Holy Days Security BriefingRosh Hashanah on Sept. 29 marks the start of the Jewish High Hold Days which culminate with the observance of Yom Kippur. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Virgin Mary Statue Defaced In Jersey CityPolice are looking for the vandal who covered a church statue in New Jersey with feces.
Rabbi With ALS Makes NYC TripAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis has taken a lot from a California rabbi. But he didn’t let it take away the opportunity to be there for his son’s bar mitzvah in Crown Heights. CBSN New York's Nick Caloway reports.
Exclusive: Park Attack Victim Speaking Out About Possible Hate CrimePolice are investigating a possible hate crime in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. where 63-year-old Abraham Gopin was attacked with a paving stone while exercising in a park. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
NJ Community Trying To Fund Repairs To Historic ChurchCBS2's Christina Fan has the latest on the effort to repair a historic church in Middletown, New Jersey.
NYPD Bomb Squad Clears Package Outside SynagoguePolice were called around 8 a.m. after the box was spotted outside Congregation B'Nai Jacob of Flatbush. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Brooklyn Mosque RobbedCBS2's Lisa Rozner has the latest on the Brooklyn mosque that was robbed by someone allegedly posing as a worshiper.
Catholic Church Reacts To NJ Right To Die LawThe Archbishop of Newark is reacting to the new "right to die" law in New Jersey.
Web Extra: Cardinal Timothy Dolan Celebrates Mass At Washington Heights ChurchCardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, celebrated the noon mass on July 13, 2019 at the Saint Frances Cabrini Shrine in honor of her 169th birthday.
Scammer Posing As PriestCBS2's Alice Gainer has the latest on a scam targeting church goers, by having scammers pose as priests to ask for phony donations.
Staten Island Man Sacrifices Self To Save Bus PassengersCBS2's Matt Kozar has the latest on a Staten Island priest in training who died trying to save a bus load of people in Colorado.
Police Seek Man After Anti-Muslim Graffiti Spray Painted On Brooklyn School, Bus StopThe NYPD is trying to track down a man accused of spray painting anti-Muslim graffiti on a public school in Brooklyn. This comes after a similar incident at a nearby bus shelter. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Anti-Semitic Incidents Continue In BrooklynCBS2's Scott Rapoport has the latest on a message of hate left at the Jewish Children's Museum.
'Hitler Is Coming' Note Left At Jewish Children's MuseumOn Tuesday night, a Post-It note reading "Hitler Is Coming" was plastered onto a billboard designed for visitors to leave positive messages at the Jewish Children's Museum in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. CBSN New York's Scott Rapoport reports.
Hunt For Suspect In Staten Island Anti-Semitic VandalismPolice say a new surveillance video shows a suspect in the "Synagogue of Satan" graffiti vandalism last week in Staten Island. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Longtime New Jersey Priest RetiringCBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on the retirement of a beloved New Jersey priest.
Church Texting Scam Targets Brooklyn ParishionersCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on a scam stealing money from Brooklyn church parishioners.
Brooklyn Church Parishioners Targeted By ScamCBSN New York's Jessica Layton has the latest on a texting scam targeting church goers in Brooklyn.
Bay Shore Church Saved By DonationsCBS2's Jennifer McLogan has the latest on the anonymous donations made to repair a historic Bay Shore church.
Anti-Semitic Slurs Have Hasidic Community On EdgeAfter yet another anti-Semitic incident in Williamsburg, Hasidic communities are living in fear. CBS2's Tara Jakeway reports.
Outrage After 2 Jewish Teenagers Harassed On Brooklyn StreetThe search is on for four men wanted for harassing two 13-year-old Hasidic teenagers in Brooklyn's Boro Park on Saturday with calls of "Allah Akbar" and "Do you know Hitler? We love Hitler." CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
4 Men Sought For Harassing Hasidic Teens In BrooklynThe search is on for four men wanted for harassing two 13-year-old Hasidic teenagers in Brooklyn's Boro Park on Saturday with calls of "Allah Akbar" and "Do you know Hitler? We love Hitler." CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Vatican Announces Landmark Law Aimed At Ending Clergy Sex AbusePope Francis is taking new steps to combat sex abuse in the Catholic Church and hold leaders accountable. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Dozens Attend ‘Blessing Of The Bikes’ CeremonyNew York cyclists took to the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine for the 21st annual Blessing of the Bikes. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Local Jewish Community Praises San Diego RabbiJews in New York are praising the actions of the rabbi wounded during the San Diego synagogue shooting. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Rabbi Speaks Out After Synagogue ShootingCBS2's Valerie Castro has the latest the San Diego synagogue shooting, which wounded a rabbi originally from Brooklyn.
Archbishop Dolan Releases List Of Priests Linked To Sex Abuse CasesNew York’s archbishop has named clergy credibly accused of sexually abusing children in the priest abuse scandal surrounding the Catholic Church. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Staten Island's Sri Lankan Community Reacts To Church BombingsStaten Island is home to what's believed to be the largest Sri Lankan-born populations in the United States. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.