Stories by Colleen Long

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Officer indicted in shooting death of man in New York City stairwell

NEW YORK - A rookie police officer who fired into a darkened stairwell at a Brooklyn public housing complex, accidentally killing a man who had been waiting for an elevator, has been indicted in ...
By Colleen Long

Monday, Dec. 16, 2013

Retailers' shoplifting laws exposed

People accused of shoplifting at Macy's huge flagship store are escorted to cells in "Room 140," where they can be held for hours, sign an admission of guilt and pay hundreds in fines.
By Colleen Long

Friday, May 10, 2013

Bloodless bank heist impressed cybercrime experts

NEW YORK - A bloodless bank heist that netted more than $45 million has left even cybercrime experts impressed by the technical sophistication, if not the virtue, of the con artists who pulled off ...
By Colleen Long
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State officials try to calm roadway extension concerns

State officials met with a group to calm concerns that construction could cause soil and stream contamination and damage personal property, public health and the local environment.
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