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Midtown »

Elderly Traffic Officer Memorialized After Agent's Line-of-Duty Death

NYPD brass honored the life of Kalyanarat Ranasinghe, who was killed a week before while at work.

Upper West Side »

Ray Kelly Defends Police Chase that Ended in Death of 4-Year-Old Girl

Commissioner Ray Kelly defended the actions of the officers behind the pursuit that left a girl dead.

Ridgewood »

Undercover Cops Fatally Shoot Man Armed with Pellet Gun

Police shot and killed an armed man in Ridgewood, but witnesses said their badges were out, cops said.

New Dorp Beach »

New Dorp Beach Residents Say Obama's Visit Lifted Their Spirits

Residents whose homes were severely damaged said Obama's visit was what the neighborhood needed.

Morrisania »

Emotional Family and Friends Mourn Shot Bodega Worker

A vigil was held for Reynaldo Cuevas, who was shot by a cop while fleeing an armed robbery.

Jamaica »

Queens Buyback Program Nets More Than 500 Guns

The Queens District Attorney called the event one of the most successful buyback events ever.

New York City »

Bus Fare Evasion Arrests up 72 Percent, NYPD Says

Increased patrolling by the NYPD resulted in more arrests for nonpayment of bus fares, police say.

SoHo »

Memorial for Etan Patz Appears in Wake of Confession

A small shrine appeared at the site where Etan Patz was last seen alive.

Manhattan »

Cop Union Lawyers Threaten to Quit Amid Ticket-Fixing Probe

Murray Weiss reports that lawyers for the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association are squabbling over legal strategy in the ticket-fixing scandal.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Cops Hunt Suspect in Upper East Side Sex Attack Spree

A sexual assault on 85th Street and East End Avenue Wednesday morning has been linked to five others around the neighborhood, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said.

Manhattan »

City Should Give St. Patrick's Day Parade Extension a Shot

Murray Weiss says city officials are considering lengthening the parade.