At least 13 people died in New York City, while at least 25 people died in New Jersey.
The flooding from the remnants of Ida proved fatal for several New Yorkers living in a particularly vulnerable type of abode: the basement apartment.
The NYPD said it was investigating at least six shootings within two hours across New York City that left 17 people injured including one critically.
A man making a delivery while on a bicycle in Brooklyn was approached from behind by another man on a bike and stabbed in the back, said police.
The NYPD is searching for three men who were involved in the slashing of another man inside a subway station in Brooklyn.
An 11-year-old boy survived a 20-foot fall through a subway grate inside a Rudd Playground in Brooklyn, according to fire and police officials.
The NYPD has released surveillance video of the suspect in a vicious assault of an off-duty subway conductor walking away from the scene.
A massive fire destroyed an automobile repair shop in Brooklyn Saturday morning.
A 15-year-old boy is charged with murder in connection with a drive-by shooting at a Brooklyn basketball court.
Police were investigating the shooting of four men in the Cypress Hills section of Brooklyn early on Monday morning.
As a disturbing spate of shootings continues to rattle New York City, the mayor and the police commissioner called on the state to reopen some courts so that the backlog of gun and shootings cases could be eased.
Sen. Julia Salazar of Brooklyn has tested positive for the coronavirus.
A New York City police officer who was shot in Brooklyn Thursday afternoon is very lucky to be alive, officials said. As the officer approached the rear of a home, a 29-year-old man fired several shots, hitting the cop twice in the chest and once right arm, the commissioner said. The officer's ballistic-resistant vest stopped the round that hit him in the chest.