NYPD rolls out summer violence reduction plan day after unprecedented meeting with Mayor Adams

NEW YORK — The NYPD has started rolling out its summer violence reduction plan to address gun violence and other crimes that are surging. Starting Sunday, every borough will have at least one inspector working as a violence reduction coordinator who can quickly deploy cops and resources, CBS2’s Christina Fan reported. The Bronx has two. … Read more

Bronx teacher arrested for allegedly choking 12-year-old in school cafeteria

LONGWOOD, Bronx (WABC) — A New York City public teacher was arrested after allegedly putting his hands around a student’s neck inside a Bronx school. Police say 45-year-old Chester Hingle choked the 12-year-old boy inside the cafeteria of I.S. 217 in the Longwood section around noon Thursday. The child was not injured. Hingle was charged … Read more

In NYC, ads for jobs will have to say what they pay

NEW YORK (AP) — Help wanted. The job: putting one of the nation’s most far-reaching salary disclosure laws into practice. Location: New York City. Just four months ago, city lawmakers overwhelmingly voted to require many ads for jobs in the nation’s most populous city to include salary ranges, in the name of giving job applicants … Read more

FDNY member Timothy Klein killed in Brooklyn fire

An FDNY firefighter died Sunday afternoon after being caught in a partial ceiling collapse while fighting a house fire in Brooklyn, officials said. Mayor Eric Adams identified the firefighter as Timothy Klein, 31, who had six-and-a-half years on the job. Klein’s father also was a firefighter, the mayor said. “We pray for him and his family and the … Read more

FDNY member Timothy Klein killed in Brooklyn fire

An FDNY firefighter died Sunday afternoon after being caught in a partial ceiling collapse while fighting a house fire in Brooklyn, officials said. Mayor Eric Adams identified the firefighter as Timothy Klein, 31, who had six-and-a-half years on the job. Klein’s father also was a firefighter, the mayor said. “We pray for him and his family and the … Read more

2 brothers from Queens create line of greeting cards focused on diverse characters

JAMAICA, Queens (WABC) — Two brothers from Queens are using their artistic talents to create a line of greeting cards, with characters that look like them and their family. Ever since Chase and Cruze Brown were old enough to hold a crayon, it was clear their drawings were exceptional. “Their teachers would send back their … Read more

NYPD announces arrest of 17-year-old Jeremiah Ryan in deadly shooting near Bronx school

NYPD announces arrest of 17-year-old Jeremiah Ryan in deadly shooting near Bronx school  CBS New York NYC high school shooting: 17-year-old arrested, charged with murder  Fox News Teen charged with murder in shooting of 16-year-old near NYC high school  New York Post Police: Arrest made in slaying of girl walking on NYC street  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando View … Read more

Violent scooter robbery and attack caught on camera in Queens

QUEENS, New York (WABC) — Police are searching for several suspects behind a violent robbery caught on camera in Queens. The suspects approached the 16-year-old victim at 37th Avenue and 82nd Street last Tuesday. They knocked him off his scooter before punching and kicking him, along with his two passengers. The teen was stabbed in … Read more

NFL gets a warning from state attorneys general: Address women’s hostile-workplace claims, or face investigations

Roger Goodell Catalina Fragoso | USA TODAY Sports | Reuters Attorneys general of six states warned the National Football League on Wednesday to take “swift action” in responding to recent allegations a “workplace culture that is overtly hostile to women,” or face investigations and possible legal charges. The coalition told NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in … Read more

4-year-old boy survives fall out 6-story window in the Bronx

MOTT HAVEN, Bronx (WABC) — A 4-year-old boy miraculously survived a fall out a sixth floor window in the Bronx Tuesday. It happened around noon at the Patterson Houses NYCHA complex on East 143rd Street in Mott Haven. It appeared the child fell between a gap in the window created by an air conditioner. He … Read more