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Rego Park »

Eric Garner Case Similar to One That Led to NYPD Ban on Chokeholds

In 1991, four officers were indicted for the fatal choking of Federico Periera. They were exonerated.

Ozone Park »

Call for Hate Crime Investigation After Sikh Man Is Hit and Dragged by Car

Sandeep Singh was told to "go back to your country bin Laden," according to his wife.

West Village »

Where to Find a Stylish Bike Helmet

Safety is essential when you're on your bike, but you may as well look good while you're at it.

Throgs Neck »

Worker Dies After Being Crushed Near Throgs Neck Bridge, MTA Says

A private contractor was upgrading electrical equipment at a bridge building when he died, the MTA said.

East New York »

Body Stuffed in Laundry Bag Found Floating in Jamaica Bay, Sources Say

The unidentified man's body had been in the water for at least a day, sources said.

Woodlawn »

Decorated Officer Charged With Breaking into Woman's Home and Beating Her

"Sometimes I'm a bad guy," Eugene Donnelly allegedly told the victim.

Tompkinsville »

Man Who Filmed Eric Garner's Death Held on $75K Bail After Weapons Arrest

Ramsey Orta was arrested on charges of weapons possession in what his family calls a setup by the NYPD.

Concourse »

Jerome Avenue Speed Limit Drops to 25 MPH

The street is the latest slow zone to arrive in The Bronx.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Two Seriously Hurt When Car Flips in Hell's Kitchen, FDNY Says

A car flipped onto its side in a Hell's Kitchen crash Monday morning, witnesses said.

Chelsea »

Susan Sarandon's Apartment Burglarized, Police Say

The actress was not at home during the burglary, police said.

Stapleton »

Man Who Filmed Eric Garner Chokehold Busted for Gun Possession, Police Say

Ramsey Orta, who filmed Eric Garner's fatal arrest, hid a gun in a teen girl's waistband, police said.

High Bridge »

VIDEO: 3 Men Shot in Broad Daylight in High Bridge, Police Say

The gunman opened fire on a group of men in High Bridge Sunday afternoon, police said.

Claremont »

VIDEO: Gunman Shoots and Pistol Whips Man Inside Bronx Bodega

The shooting happened early Saturday inside a bodega on Webster Avenue, between 170th and 171st Streets.

St. George »

Eric Garner's Death by Police Chokehold Ruled a Homicide

The city's chief medical examiner said Garner died after being choked while police arrested him.

Long Island City »

Police Arrest Suspect in Robbery of 90-Year-Old Man in Queens

Wade Hairston, 28, is accused of robbing the victim in front of a Stop and Shop on 48th St. on July 18.