Garden City Police Alert: Rise in Local Scams Targeting Residents
The Garden City Police Department, under Police Commissioner Kenneth Jackson, has alerted residents to a rise in scams. These scams are conducted via phone, email, and computer, and often trick victims into sending money through various methods. The police department stressed that legitimate agencies do not ask for payments through these methods.
Great Neck man acquitted of rape sues accuser, Nassau County DA's Office
Yossef Kahlon says he was falsely accused and wants compensation for the damage to his name.
Jet Ski and Trailer Stolen from Driveway of Massapequa Resident, According to Nassau County Authorities
The Seventh Squad reports the details of a Grand Larceny that occurred on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 3:15 am in Massapequa. According to Detectives, an unknown subject removed a trailered Yamaha Jet Ski from a Division Avenue residence driveway. The Jet Ski trailer was hooked up to a U-Haul truck which left the scene northbound on Division Avenue. The investigation is ongoing.
CBS New York checks weather conditions across Tri-State Area
CBS New York's Mobile Weather Lab reports calm before the storm in the Tri-State Area. With current winds at a gentle 5 mph, conditions are set to intensify, bringing gusts up to 50 mph. Stay tuned for updates on this rapidly changing weather front and its impact on local roadways.
First Alert Forecast: CBS2 2/28/24 8 p.m. weather update
Tonight's First Alert Forecast reveals a warm 61°F in NYC, 16 degrees above average. Brace for 40-50 mph wind gusts and a feisty squall line bringing 1-2 inches of rain. Watch for falling trees and potential freezing overnight as the storm hits, with heavy rain tracking towards New Milford and Danbury.
Police breakup another illegal basement shelter where migrants were staying in Bronx
For the second time in as many days, police uncovered an illegal makeshift migrant shelter housing dozens of people inside a commercial business, this time in the Bronx. Inspectors with the Department of Buildings were called Wednesday afternoon to investigate reports of an illegal conversion inside a two-story commercial building on East Kingsbridge Road in the Fordham neighborhood. After arriving, they found that one of the stores in the building had been converted into illegal sleeping quarters.
Man 'squatting' in couple's $2M dream home in Queens
Susana and Joseph Landa bought what they thought was their dream retirement home in Douglaston, Queens. It's right next door to family members at the end of a quiet street in a neighborhood they've lived in their entire lives.
This NYC hot spot sells high-end, boozy adult happy meals — but only the lucky few can get one
You’ll flip for this news. This NYC hot spot sells high-end, boozy adult hamburger happy meals — but only the first lucky few can place an order. Michelin-starred chef Doug Brixton and his team at the Golden Swan in the West Village craft only 20 Brixton Burgers each night, a limited menu option served on a first-come, first-served basis. Every night, the burger, served with a nest of thick duck fat fries, sells out before 11 p.m. However, that doesn’t stop customers from trying to get theirs anyway — along with a Golden Swan martini to wash it all down. Served exclusively in...
US attorney: Founder of New York narcotics delivery service sentenced for causing 3 overdose deaths
Authorities say that in September 2019, one of Tejada’s employees delivered cocaine tainted with fentanyl to three different customers.
33-year-old man fatally shot in head in Brooklyn — half-mile from murder of bodega worker
A 33-year-old man was shot dead on a Brooklyn street Wednesday night, officials said — only two days after a beloved bodega worker was killed half a mile away. Lamine Bah was shot in the head outside the Ebbets Field Apartments on McKeever Place near Sullivan Place shortly before 6 p.m. in Crown Heights, according to the NYPD. He was rushed by EMS to Kings County Hospital but he could not be saved. It’s unclear what led to the bloodshed, cops said. Nets G League guard Terry Roberts recovering after being shot in chest, put on ventilator Police were looking for two men who fled...
Stolen vehicle stop on Long Island yields cache of unknown victims, police say
A suspected stolen vehicle stop on Long Island led to a litany of charges against the 35-year-old man behind the wheel, and investigators want the public to know he may have unsuspecting victims out there. Joseph Rubino, of College Point was charged Wednesday with criminal possession of stolen property and...
Police: Thieves caught on camera using U-Haul truck to steal Jet Skis in Massapequa
A similar pattern happened to at least four other Nassau residents, who saw it take place on security camera video.
Teen Migrant Shot Woman In New York Store Found In Hudson Valley, DA
A teen migrant accused of shooting at cops in New York was found and arrested in the Hudson Valley. Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr. announced the indictment of 15-year-old Jesus Rivas-Figueroa for allegedly shooting at a tourist inside a Times Square clothing store and then firing his weapon at an NYPD officer who attempted to arrest him.
Op-Ed | Universal swimming access in NYC will save lives
Sign up for our amNewYork email newsletter to get news, updates, and local insights delivered straight to your inbox!. On the most sweltering summer days in New York City, New Yorkers escape to the water. But for a city surrounded by water, a shocking number of New Yorkers can’t swim....
Man shot on Upper East Side in Manhattan: police
UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (PIX11) – A man was shot on the Upper East Side in Manhattan Wednesday afternoon, police said. A 24-year-old man was shot near East 94th Street and First Avenue around 1:15 p.m., according to the NYPD. The wounded man was taken to a hospital, authorities said. No arrests have been made. […]
East Meadow's Burger City named best burger on LI for 2nd consecutive year
All American Burger in Massapequa previously held the title of Long Island's best burger for 12 years.
Authorities: Person found dead with electrical burns in the Bronx
Fire officials responded to 313 E. 194th St. around 9:45 a.m. for a report of a medical emergency.