Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010


Man who attacked cop still on the run: Police

ROCKAWAY — The city Police Department asked for the public’s assistance in locating a man suspected of assaulting a police officer Aug. 2 at about 5:23 p.m. at Beach Channel Drive and Dix Avenue. Comment.

Cops find upstate man’s body on Rockaway beach

ROCKAWAY — A body was found washed up on Jacob Riis Beach at Rockaway Beach Boulevard early in the morning Aug. 3, police said. Comment.

Mentally impaired man missing from boro home

QUEENS VILLAGE — The city Police Department is asking for help in finding a man reported missing from his residence at Queens Village Community Services. Comment.

Jamaica woman victim of sexual assault: Cops

JAMAICA — The city Police Department sought the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for that sexual assault of a woman at a residence in the 103rd Precinct, which encompasses Jamaica, Hollis and Lakewood. Comment.

Boro man injures ex-wife, DOB commissioner: DA

JAMAICA — A 51-year-old Hollis man had been arraigned on assault charges last Thursday for allegedly assaulting his ex-wife on the Grand Central Parkway, the Queens DA reported. Comment.

Cyclist’s ribs fractured with baseball bat: Post

BAYSIDE — A man viciously beat a cyclist with a bat in Bayside July 31, the New York Post reported. Comment.

Police search for suspect in robbery at station

KEW GARDENS — The city Police Department was seeking assistance in identifying the whereabouts and name of a suspect connected with a robbery at the Kew Gardens-Union Turnpike E and F train station. Comment.

Groper caught in act with cell phone camera: Cops

ASTORIA — The city Police Department sought the public’s assistance in finding the name and whereabouts of a man connected with the sexual abuse of a woman at the Steinway Street subway station July 31. Comment.

B’klyn man robbed of cell phone in Howard Beach: DA

HOWARD BEACH — A 30-year-old Brooklyn man was arraigned last Thursday on charges of robbing a man in the area of Howard Beach July 22, the Queens district attorney’s office reported. Comment.

Cops in veep escort injured in collision

JACKSON HEIGHTS — Two city Police Department officers escorting Vice President Joe Biden to meet Mayor Michael Bloomberg Friday clipped each other on their motorcycles, the New York Post reported. Comment.

Motel in Astoria site of burglary: Police

ASTORIA — Police were seeking assistance in identifying two suspects connected with a burglary at the Westway Motor Inn at 71-11 Astoria Blvd. Comment.

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