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NJ Cop Accused of Tormenting Ex-Girlfriend Online

NJ Cop Accused of Tormenting Ex-Girlfriend Online

A 33-year-old New Jersey police officer was indicted on stalking and official misconduct charges for allegedly tormenting his ex-girlfriend online, publishing humiliating and harassing messages about her, and improperly accessing a law enforcement database when she asked him... Read »

21 minutes ago
NYC Mother Alleges 911 Mistake Cost Her Baby's Life

NYC Mother Alleges 911 Mistake Cost Her Baby's Life

A Bronx mother claims a mistake by a 911 dispatcher cost her infant daughter her life when emergency responders were... Watch »

2 hours ago
92-Year-Old Woman Tricks Thieves Into Getting Arrested

92-Year-Old Woman Tricks Thieves Into Getting Arrested

A pair of alleged scam artists pretending to be chimney workers had the tables turned on them when the elderly Long... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Shopkeeper Shot and Killed in Newark

Shopkeeper Shot and Killed in Newark

A man about to open a grocery store was shot and killed in Newark Friday morning, police said. Read »

2 hours ago
ID Theft Probe at 2 Farmers Markets Affects Dozens

ID Theft Probe at 2 Farmers Markets Affects Dozens

Police are probing possible ID thefts linked to two farmers markets in northern New Jersey. Read »

2 hours ago
Burned Boy Biked Onto Hot Tar; No Sign Near: Mom

Burned Boy Biked Onto Hot Tar; No Sign Near: Mom

An 11-year-old Long Island boy was badly burned when he rode his bicycle into a street filled with hot tar that had... Watch »

2 hours ago
Hundreds of Newark Students Still Not Enrolled

Hundreds of Newark Students Still Not Enrolled

Hundreds of children in Newark still have no idea what school they'll be attending in less than two weeks because of... Watch »

2 hours ago
Mom Accused of Giving Teens Booze, Condoms: Report

Mom Accused of Giving Teens Booze, Condoms: Report

A Connecticut mother is denying police allegations that she gave teenagers beer, liquor and condoms to teenagers at... Read »

6 hours ago
Woman Steals Woman's Phone, Sprays Irritant in Face: NYPD

Woman Steals Woman's Phone, Sprays Irritant in Face: NYPD

Police are looking for the woman they say sprayed a burning substance in another woman’s face before stealing... Watch »

4 hours ago
ESPN Anchor Sues Upstate NY Ice Rink Over Injury

ESPN Anchor Sues Upstate NY Ice Rink Over Injury

An ESPN anchor is suing an upstate New York hockey rink over a painful off-ice injury. Read »

4 hours ago
Man's Body Found in Hudson River: NYPD

Man's Body Found in Hudson River: NYPD

Police are investigating after a man’s body was found floating in the Hudson River near the West Village... 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 »

3 hours ago
Met Opera, Remaining Unions Reach Labor Agreements

Met Opera, Remaining Unions Reach Labor Agreements

The Metropolitan Opera has reached labor agreements with the remaining unions that had expired contracts,... Read »

4 hours ago
Small Fire Breaks Out at Rockefeller Center: FDNY

Small Fire Breaks Out at Rockefeller Center: FDNY

No one was injured when a small fire broke out in the Rockefeller Center concourse late Thursday, fire... Read »

4 hours ago
Sneaker Store Robber Loses Gun, Gets Chased: NYPD

Sneaker Store Robber Loses Gun, Gets Chased: NYPD

Police are looking for the man who had his gun taken from him during an attempted robbery at a Bronx sneaker... Watch »

6 hours ago
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
Gas Main Break Closes Lanes on Belt Parkway

Gas Main Break Closes Lanes on Belt Parkway

A gas main break in Brooklyn has shut down several lanes on the Belt Parkway and is causing delays, officials say. Read »

4 hours ago
City Council Passes Bill on Rikers Transparency

City Council Passes Bill on Rikers Transparency

The City Council on Thursday passed a bill that would force correction officials to publish information about Rikers... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
40,000 Bees Found in Queens Building

40,000 Bees Found in Queens Building

Residents at one Queens condominium are likely to be abuzz for quite awhile after tens of thousands of bees... Watch »

6 hours ago
Police Kick in NJ Family's Door, Save Unconscious Baby

Police Kick in NJ Family's Door, Save Unconscious Baby

A 5-day-old New Jersey boy is in critical but stable condition after he stopped breathing suddenly over the weekend,... Watch »

4 hours ago
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