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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The Springfield Gardens man convicted of shooting his parents to death in 2011 will spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced Tuesday. Comments (7)

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

A North Carolina man was sentenced last week to serve 110 years in prison for a six-month-long crime spree in 2010 that included the armed robberies of several Queens fast-food restaurants and the attempted murder of a cab driver, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced last week. Comments (9)

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Authorities announced last week that the largest child porn sting in state history resulted in the arrest of 23 Queens residents, including an Ozone Park police officer, an Astoria nurse and a paramedic. Comments (3)
OZONE PARK — Police were looking for at least two men wanted in connection with an Ozone Park assault that happened in the early morning of May 18. Comment

Saturday, May 31, 2014

QUEENS — Police slapped 1,219 Queens drivers with speeding summonses in a two-day enforcement blitz in May. Comments (1)
SOUTH OZONE PARK — Police were searching for a group of men who are believed to have robbed a man in front of a deli in South Ozone Park earlier this month. Comment

Friday, May 30, 2014

HOWARD BEACH — Police were looking for a pair of teens, who snatched a 73-year-old woman’s handbag in Howard Beach Tuesday afternoon and punched her in the face, the NYPD said. Comments (3)
Seven people are facing charges in connection with two separate fraud rings they allegedly participated in throughout northeast Queens over the past two years, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said last week. Comments (5)

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Police were still looking for a gunman in a dark-colored hoodie who shot and killed a 20-year-old gym teacher in his Laurelton back yard early Monday morning and wounded another man, the NYPD said Wednesday. Comments (1)
A notorious Gambino crime family chieftain was sentenced to life in prison without parole plus 10 years Tuesday after being convicted of a series of crimes during a 40-year mafia career that included everything from loansharking to murdering two Woodhaven bar owners in a rage over a spilled drink. Comments (1)

Monday, May 26, 2014

A 20-year-old man was shot and killed outside his Laurelton home early Monday morning. Comments (16)

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