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NYPD to melt illegal guns to keep them off the streets

NEW YORK (NEWS10) – The New York Police Department wants to make sure illegal guns stay off the streets so they’re trying something new. They are planning to melt the guns and recycle the metal. 85 more words


NYC firefighter stages dramatic rescue in fatal blaze

NEW YORK (AP) — As roaring flames consumed an apartment building in New York City early Thursday, a firefighter dangling from a rope plucked a trapped person from a window on the fifth floor and safely lowered him to the ground. 177 more words


Man punches 85-year-old man in Upper East Side park behind Gracie Mansion: NYPD

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Police are looking for a man who robbed and assaulted an 85-year-old behind Gracie Mansion on Tuesday afternoon.

It happened around 3 p.m. 195 more words


US Department of Justice on a witch-hunt

Sorting out the Eric Garner case

It’s a touchy case with a lot of questions and some are accusing the DOJ of being on what is considered a witch-hunt, while others are praising the efforts of the DOJ to investigate the case of Eric Garner and the chokehold. 795 more words

Unsolved Crimes

NYPD To Melt Down Hundreds Of Confiscated Guns

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD will be melting down hundreds of confiscated guns so they don’t get into the wrong hands again.

Nearly 2,500 firearms, some of which were surrendered during gun buyback programs, are heading to an undisclosed facility for recycling this week. 376 more words


Video: Major NYC Bridge Shut Down by Small Immigrant Protest

Ten people chained themselves together this morning on the George Washington Bridge before Rush Hour. Police got there and had to forcibly remove them. Some D.C. 100 more words

Quality Of Life