NYPD

Teenage girl busted for firing BB gun at cop car

A 13-year-old girl has been busted in the BB shooting that damaged a cop car in The Bronx, law-enforcement sources said Tuesday.<p>Chastity Mena was the …

Policing

JetBlue's new 'Blue Finest' aircraft honors New York City police

JetBlue unveiled a brand-new aircraft paint scheme in honor of the New York Police Department.<p>Named “Blue Finest,” the Airbus 320 is decked out in the colors of the NYPD flag, complete with stars along its tail and green-and-white stripes toward the rear of its fuselage. There's also a badge and …

JetBlue

Ariana Grande Concert Attack: US law enforcement monitoring incident

Local law enforcement agencies across the U.S. said Monday night that they were monitoring the situation in Manchester, England, after an explosion ripped through an Ariana Grande concert, killing at least 19 and injuring dozens.<p>Both the New York City Police Department and the Los Angeles Police …

Ariana Grande

Cops suspended after suspect escapes custody

Two Brooklyn cops who were supposed to be watching a suspect when he temporarily escaped from custody Sunday morning have been suspended, officials …

Crime

SEE IT: Unhinged man climbs on NYPD cruisers, dances in Harlem

Only in Harlem.

Policing

Man Fondled Himself in Front of Woman Gardening: NYPD

A man walked up to a woman outside over the weekend in Queens and fondled himself in front of her, police say.

New York City

3 inmates indicted for assault on correction officers in Brooklyn

Three inmates of a Brooklyn jailhouse were indicted on Monday for attacking a correction officer and pepper spraying two others.<p>Koron Bailey, Johnny …

New York City

Restaurant fires worker over anti-police note on receipt

I'm sure this made the officers who ate at Romanelli's in Galloway feel appreciated! Wow certainly will never step foot in there again! …

New York City

Thieves Shoot Cabbie During Face-off in the Bronx: Police

A taxi driver was shot and injured when he and his passenger confronted a group of thieves in the Bronx, police said.

Crime

L.I. man awarded $8.3M for cops' repeated stun gun use

Shuay'b Greenaway sued Nassau County, Hempstead and six officers in the 2010 incident.

Policing

KING: Conservatives struggle with the truth about cop killings

Donald Trump proclaimed last week that it was "Police Week" in the United States. As expected, conservatives used the occasion to promote bigoted, …

Policing

Disturbing, deep-rooted patterns in S.I.'s racial geography

<i>Army Major Danny Sjursen, who grew up in Midland Beach, shares his research and reflections in a report that's intended to get Staten Islanders</i> …

Racism

Group plans to show support for quarterback Colin Kaepernick outside NFL Headquarters on Wednesday

A New York-based organization that works with parolees trying to get back into the workforce has organized a show of solidarity for free-agent …

Colin Kaepernick

NYPD Targets Opioids With Proposed Budget Boost

The New York Police Department said Monday it plans to use some of a proposed funding increase of more than $400 million in the coming fiscal year for opioid programs.<p>“It’s a crisis that we’ve never seen before,” NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said, noting that there have already been 334 …

Bill de Blasio

A rundown of how the city is combating the opioid crisis

Heroin abuse is on the rise, and the price is being paid in an unprecedented level of overdose deaths in the nation and in New York City.

New York City

Dispatches: Run Silent, Run Deep – Diving With The Sinn U1 Professional

For a century, there have been tales, both authentic and apocryphal, of German submarines in America’s Great Lakes. After World War I, the …

Watches

Woman Shot in Front of her Home in Queens: Police

A woman standing in front of her Queens home was shot in the lower torso, police said.<p>The 22-year-old was outside her home Friday afternoon on Union …

Policing

Cuomo criticized for presence at Times Square crash

Gov. Cuomo swooped into Times Square “like Batman” minutes after Thursday’s fatal rampage there, irking NYPD brass.<p>“The governor was there almost …

New York City

Woman sprays burning substance in bus driver’s face: cops

A woman wearing a surgical mask sprayed a burning substance in an MTA bus driver’s face in Brooklyn Friday night, cops said.<p>The woman was in a group …

New York City

Man Charged in Connection with Ronald McDonald Statue Theft

Authorities have made an arrest stemming from the theft of a life-size Ronald McDonald statue that was taken from a McDonald's in New Jersey last …

New York City

Here’s what happened in Times Square today

An 18-year-old woman was killed and at least 22 others were hurt Thursday when a car driving through Times Square in New York City slammed into …

Bill de Blasio

Boyfriend attacks 2 men in Inwood after they cat-call girlfriend

An enraged boyfriend bludgeoned two men drinking outside an Inwood market after they cat-called and whistled at his girlfriend, police said …

Crime

Body Camera Video Shows Maybrook Village Standoff

<b>MAYBROOK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)</b> — Authorities have released video of a standoff in Orange County that ended with a suspect dead and a police chief …

New York City

Times Square Tragedy Caught on Video

Breaking News<p>Surveillance cameras caught the moment <b>Richard Rojas</b> plowed down more than 20 people in Times Square Thursday ... and the scene is …

Times Square

Man shot dead near skate park

A 23-year-old man was shot and killed near a Queens skate park, police said.<p>Officers responded to the area near the London Planetree Playground in …

New York City

Queens teen spits on Muslim classmate, tries to tear off hijab

Cops busted a 15-year-old Queens high schooler they say spit on a Muslim classmate and tried to pull her hijab off, officials said Friday.<p>The boy was …

New York City

Footage Shows Erdogan Witnessed Guards Beating Protesters

On Tuesday, nine people were sent to the hospital in a violent clash outside of the Turkish ambassador's residence between protesters and security …

New York City

Video catches man pummeling two men on Manhattan sidewalk

Cops are looking for a man who was caught on video pummeling two people on a Manhattan sidewalk.<p>The suspect can be seen on surveillance video running …

New York City

Man charged with driving drunk in police academy parking lot

ALBANY, N.Y. — Authorities say a man has been charged with driving drunk in the parking lot of the New York State Police Academy.<p>State police say an …

Policing

Man Barricades Self in Church, Threatens to Burn It: Cops

A gas can-wielding man has barricaded himself in a Long Island church and is threatening to burn it down, Suffolk Police confirm.<p>Authorities first …

Crime