Midtown

Police
Dreamstime
Kimberly Dole
October 11, 2019 - 10:56 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The NYPD is searching for two men who allegedly tried to rob an on-duty, plainclothes police officer in Midtown Thursday night. The New York Daily News reports a police captain was working when the two men in their 20's walked up to him at 41st Street and 10th Avenue. The...
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Suspects in Manhattan robberies
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 24, 2019 - 11:45 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – The NYPD is looking for a man and women they believe punched three women in the face in midtown last month and stole their purses. On Aug. 24, a 24-year-old woman was approached by a man and woman on West 26th Street. The woman reportedly punched her in the face, before taking...
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Yellow Taxi
Xinhua/Li Muzi
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 12, 2019 - 5:17 pm
A large fight broke out in Midtown Thursday afternoon after an 18-year-old was reportedly struck by a taxi driver.
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Summer Streets
WCBS 880
August 03, 2019 - 4:25 pm
New York City without cars is almost unimaginable. But it's reality along Park Avenue for the next two Saturdays, as the city's popular Summer Streets program returns.
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FDNY Ambulance (Getty)
iStock / Getty Images
July 16, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Two dozen people were taken to the hospital Tuesday to be treated for carbon monoxide poisoning.
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Police line
carlballou
July 08, 2019 - 8:39 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A man who fell off a motorized scooter in Midtown has died from his injuries, police say. Authorities confirm that Jeffery Davidson, 60, was driving his scooter near Park Avenue and East 58th Street at about 8:45 pm Friday when he fell off the bike and crashed into the...
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Sean Rayford/Getty Images
June 14, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday joined the call to ban all commercial helicopter traffic from Manhattan following Monday’s deadly crash in Midtown.
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Midtown helicopter crash
Handout / Handout
June 12, 2019 - 9:24 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The man at the controls of the helicopter that crashed over 7th Avenue was lost. A law enforcement source says Timothy McCormack said he had no idea where he was in his final radio call. After waiting nearly two hours for the weather to break, McCormack took off in rain and...
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Midtown Helicopter Crash
FDNY/Twitter
June 11, 2019 - 3:55 pm
The National Safety Transportation Board began its investigation Tuesday after a helicopter pilot was killed in a crash-landing on the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper.
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Midtown Helicopter Crash
FDNY/Twitter
June 10, 2019 - 8:15 pm
The pilot of a helicopter that crash landed on the roof of a high-rise building in Midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon has died.
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