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

New Yorkers grapple with fear and anxiety, as the NYPD struggles to rein in crime

NEW YORK — It’s a sweltering spring day in New York City, but Dana Aber stands on the Times Square-42 Street subway platform in a heavy leather jacket. Her hands are gloved and stuffed in her pockets to hide her jewelry. Although she tries to look relaxed, her senses are on high alert. “I thought … 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

Teen charged with murder in shooting near NYC high school, NYPD announces

A Bronx teen has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Angellyh Yambo, NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell announced Saturday. Jeremiah Ryan, 17, was also hit with charges of attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon in the death of Yambo and the shooting of two other other teens, who survived.  “It was less than 24 hours ago that this Bronx … 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

NYPD rescues dog who fell into East River

LOWER MANHATTAN (WABC) — NYPD Emergency Service Unit officers rushed to save the life of a dog who got away from its owner and jumped into the East River on Saturday morning. ‘Bebe’ broke loose from his leash at South Street Seaport and took a dive off Pier 17. He swam more than 200 yards … Read more

NYPD: Suspect wanted after Queens pawn shop owner attacked during attempted robbery

NEW YORK — Police are searching for a suspect after a pawn shop owner was struck several times in the head with a metal rod on Monday in Queens. Police said the 60-year-old victim was hospitalized in critical condition. The incident at happened around 1 p.m. at the shop on Jamaica Avenue off 179th Street. … Read more