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Fugitive Shoots at US Marshals in Queens: Sources
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Fugitive Shoots at US Marshals in Queens: Sources

A fugitive who had been on the run for decades and is a suspect in a violent stabbing in Brooklyn shot at U.S. Marshals in Queens early Wednesday, law enforcement sources say. Read »

6 hours ago
Dump Truck Crashes Into Multiple Cars in NJ, Killing 3

Dump Truck Crashes Into Multiple Cars in NJ, Killing 3

Several people were injured when dump truck struck multiple vehicles on Interstate 280 in New Jersey, causing one... Read »

17 minutes ago
NJ Girl With Uzi Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor: Police

NJ Girl With Uzi Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor: Police

A 9-year-old girl from New Jersey accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Fighter Jets to Fly Over NYC Thursday: NYPD

Fighter Jets to Fly Over NYC Thursday: NYPD

The NYPD is advising residents that two fighter jets will be flying over the city Thursday morning. Read »

22 minutes ago
Dad Left Girl in Locked Car While He Shopped: Cops

Dad Left Girl in Locked Car While He Shopped: Cops

A Long Island father is under arrest, accused of leaving his 4-year-old daughter locked in the back seat of his car... Read »

19 minutes ago
City Council to Hold Hearing After Eric Garner Death

City Council to Hold Hearing After Eric Garner Death

The New York City Council will hold oversight hearings next month on a police department review of its training... Read »

2 hours ago
John Lennon's Killer Sorry for Being

John Lennon's Killer Sorry for Being "an Idiot"

John Lennon's imprisoned killer says he still gets letters about the pain he has caused. Read »

2 hours ago
Seton Hall on Alert After Students Robbed at Gunpoint

Seton Hall on Alert After Students Robbed at Gunpoint

Students and faculty at Seton Hall University in New Jersey are on alert after three students were assaulted and... Read »

3 hours ago
Soldier Who Committed Suicide at Fort Lee From Yonkers

Soldier Who Committed Suicide at Fort Lee From Yonkers

Officials identified the soldier who killed herself at Fort Lee Monday as 33-year-old Sgt. 1st Class Paula M.... Read »

4 hours ago
Wanted Rapper Turns Himself in to Police

Wanted Rapper Turns Himself in to Police

A rap and reality television star who launched a social media rant against the NYPD after the department sent out an... Watch »

4 hours ago
Teen Boy Drowns at Jersey Shore

Teen Boy Drowns at Jersey Shore

A teenage boy was pronounced dead Wednesday morning -- hours after lifeguards pulled him from the Atlantic Ocean... Read »

5 hours ago
The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Eric Garner died in police custody July 17. The medical examiner ruled his death a homicide. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Driver Tried to Sexually Assault Mom in Front of Kids: NYPD

Driver Tried to Sexually Assault Mom in Front of Kids: NYPD

Police are looking for the driver they say told a 26-year-old woman he was a cabbie before driving her and her three... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Owner Says Showboat Casino Will Close Sunday

Owner Says Showboat Casino Will Close Sunday

Its owner says Atlantic City's Showboat Casino Hotel will definitely shut down on Sunday. Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Worker Killed in NJ Construction Zone Crash on Parkway

Worker Killed in NJ Construction Zone Crash on Parkway

State Police say one worker was killed and another was injured after an SUV ran into the back of their construction... Read »

6 hours ago
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime,... Read »

Sep 10, 2012
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16 minutes ago
Dead Woman in Car, Suspicious Odor ID'd: Police

Dead Woman in Car, Suspicious Odor ID'd: Police

Police have identified the woman who was found dead inside her car in a New Jersey parking lot Monday, and they say... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Kids in Car

Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Kids in Car

A woman has been arrested on charges of driving drunk with children in her vehicle and leaving the scene of an... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Man Shot, Killed in Front of Deli: NYPD

Man Shot, Killed in Front of Deli: NYPD

A 21-year-old man was shot and killed in front of a Brooklyn bodega Tuesday afternoon, and two young girls were... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
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