A Long Island father blames the judicial system for his son's fatal heroin overdose, claiming a program that allowed his son to avoid jail time by requiring him to abstain from methadone, a synthetic opioid commonly used... Read More
Is your data safe when you make that upgrade to the latest smartphone? The I-Team's Pei-Sze Cheng reports.
Hundreds of bridges in the tri-state area are “structurally deficient” and need repair, an I-Team review of inspection records has found. Read More
A New Jersey hospital charged a teacher nearly $9,000 to put a bandage on his middle finger, an NBC 4 New York I-Team investigation has found. Read More
With more than 30 years' service in the infantry and as a drill sergeant, this United States Army sergeant major gathered intelligence behind enemy lines and saw combat in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Read More
The I-Team's Jonathan Vigliotti went undercover to see which lifeguards were keeping an eye out on safety, and which ones were distracted by their phones or friends.
An investigation by NBC 4 New York's partners at WNYC shows that it's not uncommon for low-level arrests to spiral dangerously out of control – in some cases leaving people accused of minor offenses seriously hurt. Chris Glorioso reports.
The de Blasio administration says nine out of 10 people kicked off welfare in the past year were wrongly terminated with tragic consequences, including homelessness. The I-Team has learned New York City faces state penalties unless the system is fixed. Former Mayor Bloomberg’s welfare chief defends the record, and warns de Blasio’s policies will cause welfare caseload and unemployment to soar. Melissa Russo reports.
The I-Team has obtained a 911 recording from inside the 24-hour pharmacy where a Jersey City cop was ambushed. The dramatic audio shows the tension and confusion the night Melvin Santiago was shot and killed. Chris Glorioso reports.
Two months after NBC 4 New York's I-Team found that utilities were keeping locations of natural gas leaks secret from the public, one gas company is reversing course. Read More
A 24-year-old man is in police custody after authorities say he stabbed his mother to death in New Jersey.
A man was shot and killed and two others were wounded near the West Indian Day Parade route Monday, hours before the political see-and-be-seen event, which has been marred by violence in recent years, kicked off.
Police are searching for a man believed to be responsible for a deadly home invasion on Staten Island.
Police are investigating after a man approached an elderly woman sitting on the front stoop of her Brooklyn home, threw her to the ground and tried to strangle her with his sweatshirt, police say.
A motorist who thought a member of Gov. Chris Christie's motorcade had cut him off followed the vehicle into a Jersey Shore town, but the matter was peacefully resolved.
Firefighters are working to put out a fire on the roof of a commercial building in the Flatiron district in Manhattan.