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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

A violent criminal who sexually assaulted a woman as she was waiting to catch an early morning bus in Woodhaven was sentenced to 25 years in jail last week, the Queens district attorney said. Comment

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Several intersections in the downtown Flushing area will soon be equipped with additional NYPD police cameras, though long-promised cameras at the site of two recent murders in a nearby housing project are still not operational. Comment

Sunday, June 23, 2013

LONG ISLAND CITY — The city Police Department was reaching out to the public hoping to find suspects wanted in connection with a robbery pattern within the 114th Precinct, the NYPD said. Comment
Ozone Park

Man convicted in Ozone Park sex assault gets 25 years: Brown

OZONE PARK — A 23-year-old man was sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexually attacking a woman in July 2011, the district attorney said. Comment
RIDGEWOOD Police were looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed a Brooklyn bank and tried to rob another one in Ridgewood, cops said. attempted bank robbery, police said. Comment

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Flushing

Two teens steal man’s iPhone 5: Cops

FLUSHING — Two teenagers allegedly pummeled a 21-year-old and stole his iPhone 5 near the corner of Elder Avenue and Colden Street June 12, police said. Comment
Ridgewood

104th Precinct warns of Ridgewood robbery pattern

RIDGEWOOD — The 104th Precinct is warning residents about a robbery patterns that has been plaguing the area. Comment
MIDDLE VILLAGE — Police were looking for a suspect who tried to rob three western Queens banks last year, the NYPD said.. Comment
ASTORIA — The NYPD was seeking information in identifying a suspect wanted for grand larceny within the confines of the 114th Precinct. Comment
Flushing

Police allege Flushing man wrote check to self for $3K

FLUSHING — A man living within the 109th Precinct cashed in a blank check he allegedly stole from his ex-girlfriend, a police source said. Comment

Friday, June 21, 2013

Crime

NYPD: Elmhurst man found dead in home

Crime

NYPD: Elmhurst man found dead in home

A 65-year-old Elmhurst man was found dead in his home Thursday with bruises on his neck, the NYPD said Friday. Comment
South Jamaica

Community salutes police for Q6 arrest

South Jamaica

Community salutes police for Q6 arrest

Several elected officials were joined by parents whose children were killed or wounded by gunfire in honoring NYPD Chief of the Department Phillip Banks III and the Police Department following its arrest of a suspect in last month’s fatal shooting of a teenage girl on a South Jamaica bus. Comments (3)
An Ozone Park man faces up to two years in prison after being convicted of bludgeoning a stray cat to death, the Queens district attorney said this week. Comments (2)
SOUTH JAMAICA — A city cop with 19 years on the force was sentenced to seven years in jail last week for shooting an unarmed man in 2010 while off duty, the district attorney said. Comment
Rosedale

Rosedale cabbie killed by umbrella eye stabbing: NYPD

ROSEDALE — A Queens cab driver was killed in Brooklyn last week when his passenger allegedly stabbed him in the eye with an umbrella, according to the NYPD. Comment

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Infamous Queens developer Tommy Huang has pleaded guilty to making illegal transactions under the table after the state ordered him to stop building and selling condos, the state attorney general said Wednesday. Comment
South Ozone Park

South Ozone Pk teen killed on eve of his 20th birthday

South Ozone Park

South Ozone Pk teen killed on eve of his 20th birthday

Instead of celebrating his son’s birthday, a heartbroken father in South Ozone Park had to plan a funeral. Comments (6)
Two days after the FBI started looking for a body buried in Ozone Park, agents uncovered unspecified material Wednesday at the home of the late mobster James “Jimmy the Gent” Burke, authorities familiar with the investigation said. Comment
Pomonok

Jury convicts Pomonok killer

Pomonok

Jury convicts Pomonok killer

Days before a Queens Supreme Court jury convicted Malcolm Thompson Wednesday of murdering a man in Pomonok Houses in 2010, they watched Assistant District Attorney Peter Lomp place several bullets on a ledge a few feet in front of their faces. Comments (1)
An Ozone Park man who police say allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s South Jamaica home over the weekend and shot an off-duty cop who came to her aid was charged with assault and attempting to kill a police officer, the district attorney announced. Comments (2)
Crime

Queens man at center of East Village crash

MANHATTAN - An allegedly drunk Queens man was behind the wheel Wednesday morning when his car hopped an East Village curb, smashed into a deli and launched a fire hydrant into the air, injuring five, the New York Post reported. Comment
REGO PARK — Police were searching for a suspect wanted in two robberies that occurred on the northbound M train.On May 14 at 12:30 p.m., the suspect allegedly stole a woman’s iPhone and fled the train as it pulled into the 67th Avenue station according to the NYPD. Comment

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

A notorious Queens developer pleaded guilty to developing and selling condos in Elmhurst after a 1999 court order banned them from the business, the state attorney general said. Comments (2)
South Ozone Park

Teen charged in fatal stabbing in S. Ozone Park: NYPD

South Ozone Park

Teen charged in fatal stabbing in S. Ozone Park: NYPD

A South Ozone Park teen has been arrested and charged with stabbing D’Anthony McDonald to death, police said Tuesday night. Comments (8)

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Ozone Park

FBI dig up famed mobster’s house

Ozone Park

FBI dig up famed mobster’s house

The sound of jackhammers interrupted an otherwise quiet neighborhood in Ozone Park Tuesday morning, where members of the FBI evidence response team had launched an investigation a day earlier to find the remains of a dead mobster. Comment

Monday, June 17, 2013

An off-duty cop who was at a party in South Jamaica Sunday night was shot in the hand after he stepped into an alleged domestic dispute nearby, police said. Comments (1)

Saturday, June 15, 2013

On Saturday, he would have turned 20. Comments (2)

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