NYPD Make Arrest After Boro Park Shmira Tracks Down Driver In Triple Hit-And-Run [VIDEO...

As YWN reported on Motzei Shabbos, a hit-and-run vehicle slammed into three people – including a father and young son – at 11th Avenue...

BREAKING IN NYC: Shooting Inside Bronx-Lebanon Hospital; Gunman Dead

Police said a gunman is dead and at least three people were shot inside Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York City Friday. Police are on...

Monticello: Vehicle Overturns Leaving Yeshiva Bochur In Serious Condition; Airlifted To Trauma Center

A car accident in Monticello has left one Yeshiva Bochur in serious condition, Thursday evening. The accident happened just around 3:00PM on Broadway near Carpenter...

Storms Bring Heavy Rains, Winds to NYC Area

A line of thunderstorms moved across the New York City area, bringing strong winds and heavy rains that knocked down trees and caused scattered...

Hikind Commends Students’ Efforts on Geography Projects at Mevakshai Hashem

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) visited with hundreds of students and educators from the Mevakshai Hashem yeshiva in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon to view the students’...

New York City Eliminates English Test for Yellow Cab Drivers

New York City taxi drivers will no longer have to pass an English test under new rules designed to make it easier for immigrants...

NYPD Working To Increase Ranks Of Muslims In Department

New York City police officials are working to recruit more Muslims. Right now, there are about 800 Muslim uniformed police officers out of about 35,000....

NYPD: Boy, 13, Threatened Student With Gun at NYC School

Authorities say a 13-year-old boy is in custody after he pulled out a gun in a New York City public school and threatened another...

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Defends Ads Targeting Pro Gun Democrat

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is defending his super-PAC’s anti-gun ads in the Chicago-area district of former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. Bloomberg says the...

Commissioner Urges Respect At NYPD Officer’s Wake

As thousands of mourners prepare to attend the wake and funeral of a second New York City police officer killed in an ambush shooting,...

UPDATE: Missing Missing In Boro Park Has Been Found By Shomrim – Search Cancelled...

Thanks to the volunteers at Boro Park Shomrim, the 10-year-old child reported missing earlier has Boruch Hashem been found. All prior information regarding the...

NYPD Sergeant Punched In Face On Her Way To Work

The following is via Breaking911.com: A police officer was attacked in Harlem, New York Wednesday morning on her way to work, police reported. The 43-year-old was...

NY Police Increasing Patrols For Distracted Drivers

State and local police are increasing patrols and checkpoints statewide from April 10 to 15 to encourage drivers not to use their mobile phones. Authorities...

BREAKING: NY State Senator John Flanagan Picked As New Senate GOP Leader

The following is via Times Union: State Sen. John Flanagan will be the new leader of the chamber’s 33-member Republican conference, succeeding his fellow Long...

How The AP Reports On Kiryas Joel Lag BaOmer Celebration

The following is an unedited Associated Press story: An ultra-Orthodox Jewish village in the Hudson Valley is expecting to host thousands of people for its...

Thousands Expected At Funeral For NYPD Officer Killed In Line Of Duty

Family, friends and fellow law enforcement officers will say their final goodbyes to a New York City police officer slain on duty before his...

Levaya Of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Pohrille ZATZAL

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Moshe Pohrille ZATZAL, a long-time Magid Shiur in Yeshiva Derech Chaim. Much can be...

Sullivan COunty Sheriff Warns Of The Return Of The Utility Scam

Sullivan County Sheriff Michael Schiff is warning business owners about a repeat scam that has been attempted over the past few days. Callers claiming to...