NYPD seeks suspect in string of attacks on Hell’s Kitchen gay bar

The search for a suspect authorities believe might be responsible for a string of attacks on a Manhattan gay bar is ramping up with the NYPD releasing images and footage of the suspect Monday. The Hell’s Kitchen spot, VERS, has been hit with at least three reported cases of criminal mischief over the last week, … Read more

FDNY and NYPD commissioners make history as first women to lead NYC police and fire departments

FDNY and NYPD commissioners make history as first women to lead NYC police and fire departments – CBS News Watch CBS News New York City made history appointing the first two women to lead the country’s largest fire and police departments. In their first joint interview, only on “CBS Mornings,” FDNY Commissioner Laura Kavanagh and … Read more

Chilling new details in plot against NYC synagogues

Chilling new details emerged Sunday in the plot to attack Big Apple synagogues, including how the mastermind told cops he runs an online white supremacist group and has Nazi memorabilia because “it is really cool,” court documents allege. Christopher Brown, 21, who tweeted anti-Semitic threats with the username VrillKhan and under the handle @VrillGod, told … Read more

Letters to the Editor — Nov. 20, 2022

Bet on DeSantis Note to Lara Trump: You are one voter and do not get to tell Gov. Ron DeSantis or other qualified Republicans when and if they should run for president (“Lara wants DeSantis delay,” Nov. 15). Many of us like Ron DeSantis and what he has done for the state of Florida. Since … Read more

Bronx carjacker strikes cyclist, slams into tree after shooting

A carjacker in the Bronx struck and critically injured a bicyclist before slamming into a tree Thursday night, police said. Before the chaotic ending, which resulted in an arrest, the suspect was involved in a separate crash while driving a Mercedes, cops said. The suspect collided with another car at Kingsbridge Road and Heath Avenue … Read more

Ex-NYPD commissioner’s rookie son promoted to detective

Former NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea’s rookie son landed a promotion after just 18 months as a cop — in a surprise move that has some in the department crying foul. Richard Shea, 23, is getting moved from patrolman to a detective unit in NYPD’s 23rd precinct in East Harlem effective Monday, according to an internal … Read more

Chris Redd shows off stitches, black eyes following random NYC attack

New photos show comedian Chris Redd bruised and battered — but still smiling — following his attack in Manhattan last week. The former “Saturday Night Live” cast member donned a big grin in pictures published by TMZ on Sunday, though his nose was stitched up and his eyes were swollen following the Greenwich Village ambush. … Read more