Crime & Courts

Friday, April 30, 2010


Youth counselor from Jamaica pimped teen: DA

KEW GARDENS — A Jamaica youth counselor was convicted Monday of using a 15-year-old girl as be his sex slave, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.

Man punched another for stepping on turf: DA

ARVERNE — An Arverne man was arraigned Sunday on charges that he allegedly threatened and assaulted a man in the rear of 82-02 Rockaway Blvd. at about 9:20 p.m. March 23, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown’s office. Comment.

Man robbed of cell phone, cash in elevator: Police

FAR ROCKAWAY — Police were asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man wanted in connection with an April 10 robbery at 13-34 Caffrey Ave. Comment.

Cops ID woman found at Montefiore Cemetery

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS — Police have identified a woman who was found unconscious at Montefiore Cemetery at 1:14 a.m. April 15. Comment.

Cops search for two Ridgewood robbers

RIDGEWOOD — Police were seeking the public’s assistance to find the identity and whereabouts of two men involved in an armed robbery at 10:25 a.m. last Thursday. Comment.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010


Laser temporarily blinds pilot at JFK: Post

JAMAICA — A laser beam pointed into the cockpit of a JetBlue flight touching down at John F. Kennedy International Airport Saturday night caused the pilot to be briefly blinded, the New York Post reported. Comment.

Homeless man dies trying to prevent mugging: Cops

JAMAICA — A homeless man was fatally stabbed Sunday in Jamaica while coming to the aid of a woman who was being robbed at knifepoint, police said. Comment.

Cops try to find identity of murdered woman

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS — Police were asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman who was murdered last week in Cambria Heights. Comment.

Officer from SE Queens. precinct stole: NYPD

BRONX — A 103rd Precinct officer was arrested and suspended from duty last week after he was charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property, police said. Comment.

Two boro men stole cell phone in SE Queens: Brown

JAMAICA ESTATES — A Flushing man and a Hollis resident were charged with robbery after they allegedly stole a another man’s cell phone in Jamaica Estates, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

Boro man photocopied expired license plate: DA

OZONE PARK — A College Point man was arrested after he allegedly copied a color photo of his no-good license plate to his car after admitting he could no longer afford registration and insurance on his vehicle, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

Teen from Brooklyn stole iPod in Queens: DA

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — A Brooklyn teen was charged with stealing an iPhone from a man in South Richmond Hill, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

Father accused of DWI with two kids in car

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — A Long Island man faces charges that he drove drunk with his two children in the car in South Richmond Hill, causing an accident, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

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