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Police Hunt 2 Robbers in Diamond District Heist

Police looked for one gunman and accomplice who robbed a West 47th Street jewelry store, officials said.

Elmhurst »

Detective Who Killed National Guardsman Noel Polanco Charged by NYPD

The department has accused Detective Hassan Hamdy of failing to use proper tactics.

Astoria »

Cop Chokes Up Recounting Night He Shot Unarmed National Guardsman

Det. Hassan Hamdy told a grand jury he didn't mean to kill Noel Polanco during a Queens traffic stop.

Corona »

Detective Who Killed National Guardsman Testifies Before Grand Jury

NYPD Det. Hassan Hamdy testified for three hours before a grand jury .

Corona »

National Guardsman Killed by NYPD Promoted at Funeral

Noel Polanco was killed by cops during a traffic stop on the Grand Central Parkway.

Jackson Heights »

Services Planned for National Guardsman Killed by NYPD Detective

Wake and funeral services have been planned for Noel Polanco, who was killed last week in Queens.

Far Rockaway »

Dolphin Dies After Becoming Stranded on the Rockaways

NYPD's Harbor Patrol and Emergency Services Unit helped rescue the dolphin.

New York City »

NYPD Captain's Death is a Reminder That 9/11 is Still Claiming Lives

Capt. Dennis Morales, who spent months at Ground Zero after 9/11, died this summer.  

New York City »

Cops Find Only Garbage After Unsealing Coal Room in Etan Patz Search

Cops cut into a coal room in 448 West Broadway to search for clues in the Etan Patz case.