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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Bayside

Tip of the week

Bayside

Tip of the week

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

South Ozone Park

Jamaica man pleads guilty to sex acts: DA

South Ozone Park

Jamaica man pleads guilty to sex acts: DA

A Jamaica man pleaded guilty to having sexual contact with two 7-year-old girls in separate incidents in South Ozone Park last year, the Queens DA said. Comments (2)

Monday, April 14, 2014

Bayside

111th warns against Green Dot scam

Bayside

111th warns against Green Dot scam

The 111th Precinct continues to warn of an ongoing Green Dot money card phone scam that has recently made its way through the borough. Comment

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Flushing

Parks worker convicted in slay

Flushing

Parks worker convicted in slay

A city Parks Department employee was found guilty of manslaughter Monday in the 2012 stabbing of a co-worker at a recreation center in Flushing, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment
FOREST HILLS — Police were looking for a suspect they said is going around depositing checks stolen from mailboxes. Comment
REGO PARK — Police were searching for two men they say robbed a bank in Rego Park last week. Comments (1)
MASPETH — Police arrested six people this week and charged four with drag racing and two Queens residents with watching the race in Maspeth April 6, the Queens district attorney said. Comments (1)
GLENDALE — An off-duty police officer was arrested and charged with DWI in Glendale early last Saturday morning after he allegedly rear-ended another vehicle, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment

Saturday, April 12, 2014

FLUSHING — Police were looking for a man wanted for robbing a 71-year-old woman in her Flushing apartment building Saturday. Comments (1)
JAMAICA — Customs police arrested a Trinidadian traveler last month who allegedly tried to smuggle more than 7 pounds of cocaine inside packages of frozen meat. Comment
WOODHAVEN — Police released a surveillance image of a man wanted for breaking into a Woodhaven home and stealing two laptops, headphones and a necklace, the NYPD said. Comments (1)
WOODSIDE — Police announced the arrest of a 30-year-old Woodside resident believed to be behind 30 separate instances of graffiti on various Queens structures, including City Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley’s (D-Middle Village) office. Comment
LONG ISLAND CITY — On March 24, 35-year-old Brendan Fagan allegedly climbed the Ed Koch-Queensboro Bridge and proceeded to display artwork on the bridge while videotaping the entire incident, police said. Comment

Friday, April 11, 2014

Police are searching for the driver of a BMW who struck and killed a Glendale man riding a bicycle in Brooklyn early Wednesday morning and sent two others to the hospital, the NYPD said. Comments (2)

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The lawyer for indicted state Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) wants to know if prospective jurors may be swayed by the high-profile nature of his client’s federal corruption trial when it kicks off in less than two months now that the presiding judge has refused to throw out the charges. Comments (1)
The driver of a second car that veered into the water early Saturday morning not far from where four passengers drowned in Steinway Creek hours earlier was still on the lam, cops said. Comments (1)
FLUSHING — A Flushing man was arrested on charges of setting his own building on fire Monday afternoon, police said. Comments (1)

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

A Far Rockaway police officer and father of four who died after he was critically injured responding to a fire at a Coney Island housing development Sunday was honored by Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his fellow officers at noon Wednesday. Comment

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