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
When Michelle Fusaro was choosing a camp for her 4-year-old daughter, she assumed that the staff had been screened for criminal records. So she was shocked when she learned that many camps in New Jersey, where she lives, were cited... Read More
A Rochester-area man has been charged on terror-related counts after the FBI said he tried to buy guns to support the terror group ISIS and talked about wanting to kill American soldiers in the U.S. Read More
Sen. Robert Menendez has spent more than $250,000 on his legal defense in the last three months, according to filings made public Tuesday. Read More
Two weeks after exposing drivers using phony placards to avoid meter fees and tickets on Staten Island, the I-Team's Tom Llamas finds city Corrections Department employees doing the same thing outside a jail in Boreum Hill.
Budget cuts and tight resources plague Newark public schools, but even in these tough economic times, the Newark Public Schools District has approved tens of thousands of dollars a month in spending on takeout food and catering. Read More
There is no credible evidence that Cuban government agents hatched a smear campaign to try to link U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez to an underage prostitution scandal, government officials tell NBC 4 New York. Read More
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Authorities say a northern New Jersey high school teacher has been charged with having sex with three 15-year-old male students.
Police are looking for a man wanted in a series of violent purse snatchings in usually quiet New Jersey communities dating back to April.
A classic British roadster regarded as one of the most beautiful cars ever made that was stolen nearly five decades ago from outside a New York City apartment building has been found in a shipping container in California, and will...
Officials Wednesday confirmed cases of enterovirus EV-D68 in New York City, Long Island, New Jersey and Connecticut as the unusual and potentially severe respiratory illness continues to sweep across the U.S.
Police are searching for a man who they say lured a teenage boy to a parking garage in Greenwich Village, then attempted to sexually assault him.
The man suspected of killing a 6-year-old boy in one of New York City's most notorious missing children's cases bursts into tears during a videotaped confession as detectives hug and comfort him, assuring him that he did the right...