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Monday, April 22, 2013

A Flushing pimp pleaded guilty to enterprise corruption for his part in an international prostitution and money laundering ring centered around a Manhattan advertising company, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Monday. Comments (2)
Cartoon

Tip of the week

Cartoon

Tip of the week

Sunday, April 21, 2013

College Point

109th Cops of the Month arrest Red Bull suspects

COLLEGE POINT — Two officers from the 109th Precinct received Cop of the Month distinctions for their arrest of alleged Red Bull robbers, police said. Comments (1)
Far Rockaway

Cops take in NYCHA worker in Far Rockaway

FAR ROCKAWAY — An off-duty maintenance supervisor was arrested on charges of assault and harassment, the NYPD said. Comment

Saturday, April 20, 2013

A southeast Queens bean counter who bragged he knew about secret tax credits was busted last week for allegedly claiming more than $6 million worth of credits for unqualified taxpayers, authorities announced. Comment
Flushing

Watch out for pickpockets in Flushing: Cops

FLUSHING — Police are warning residents in Flushing to be wary of pickpockets, who have been hitting several businesses in the area recently. Comment
Editorial

The 113th Precinct Has Work to Do

We look forward to the day when the residents of the Baisley Park Houses will believe the police officers from the 113th Precinct are on their side. Comment

Friday, April 19, 2013

State Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) and City Councilman Dan Halloran (R-Whitestone) are now expected to enter pleas Tuesday following their indictment in connection with a wide-ranging bribery scheme. Comment
Police have arrested five suspects in connection with a mob attack on two 14-year-old girls in Astoria Park that was videotaped, said City Councilman Peter Vallone (D-Astoria). Comments (4)
The tracking software on a stolen iPhone led officers from the 109th Precinct on a chase through Corona Monday and their target was the No. 7 train. Comment
Long Island City

Officer kills boyfriend, baby

Long Island City

Officer kills boyfriend, baby

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said an apparent murder-suicide involving a female police officer was a “terrible tragedy” Wednesday. Comment
MANHATTAN — A judge declared a mistrial in the prosecution of David Tarloff, a former Corona man charged with slashing Dr. Kathryn Faughey, a Manhattan psychoanalyst originally from Sunnyside, 15 times with a meat cleaver in her office on the Upper East Side in 2008, according to a report in the New York Post. Comment
HOLLIS — Police announced they located a suspect wanted in connection with four armed robberies near Hollis. Comment

Thursday, April 18, 2013

A Richmond Hill woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death was arraigned Thursday after he was found dead two days earlier, the Queens district attorney said. Comment
Cambria Heights

Woman ran boyfriend over: Police

Cambria Heights

Woman ran boyfriend over: Police

A young man from Queens Village was killed earlier this week when his angry girlfriend chased him in her car for several blocks after the two got into an argument before allegedly running him down, police said. Comments (3)
Con artists who promise to rid members of the Chinese community of evil spirits or illnesses by praying over sacks of cash have instead stolen $1.3 million citywide from unsuspecting victims over the last year — and about half of that money was taken within the 109th Precinct. Comment
Kew Gardens Hills

Hate haunts Queens mosque

Kew Gardens Hills

Hate haunts Queens mosque

A prominent figure in the Queens Muslim community called for solidarity in the wake of a second possible hate crime at a Kew Garden Hills mosque last Friday, just five months after a 57-year-old man was stabbed at the same site in an early morning anti-Muslim attack. Comments (10)
A 17-year-old from East Elmhurst was arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection with a ferocious attack on a teenage girl, who was hit with a brick in an Astoria alleyway and left with serious head injuries, the Queens district attorney said last weekend. Comment
Prosecutors tried to convince a jury Tuesday that two former campaign aides to city Comptroller John Liu knowingly tried to steer illegal donations to the lawmaker’s war chest for his then unannounced mayoral campaign. Comment

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

A woman was taken into custody after police found a Richmond Hill man stabbed to death in his home Tuesday night, the NYPD said. Comment

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

A Kew Gardens Hills mosque was the target of another hate crime Friday, police said, just five months after a 57-year-old man was stabbed at the same site in an early morning anti-Muslim attack. Comment

Monday, April 15, 2013

A female police officer, who worked at the 108th Precinct in Long Island City, is believed to have shot and killed her young son and her boyfriend, before taking her own life in an apparent murder suicide Monday morning, the New York Post reported. Comments (1)

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