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Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Jamaica

Man wanted in E train flashing incident: NYPD

JAMAICA — Police were seeking help locating a man wanted in an alleged flashing incident in the Jamaica/Van Wyck Express E train station July 29, the NYPD said. Comments (2)

Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014

Corona

Woodside resident slain on dark street in Corona

Detectives were investigating the death of a 30-year-old man found stabbed to death on a street corner in Corona early Sunday, Aug. 3, police said. Comment
St. Albans

Two arrested over dogfighting: Police

ST. ALBANS — Police arrested two people in connection with illegal dogfighting activity and rescued 20 “emaciated and scarred pitbulls” in a St. Albans home. Comments (1)

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014

Ozone Park

Sikhs blame hit-run on hate

The turban that made a 29-year-old Sikh man the target in a vicious hit-and-run in Ozone Park last week also helped him emerge from the attack without a scratch on his head, the victim’s family said. Comments (10)
Little Neck

Little Neck tutors charged with abusing students: DA

Two northeast Queens women were charged this week with abusing exchange students at a tutoring academy in Little Neck, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (2)
South Jamaica

Second suspect busted in D’aja killing on bus

A Brooklyn teenager was arrested in connection with the shooting death of 14-year-old D’aja Robinson, who was killed in South Jamaica while riding a Q6 bus in May 2013. Comment
Forest Hills

Forest Hills man stole $56k in benefits: Cops

A Forest Hills man is facing charges for allegedly continuing to collect more than $56,000 in Holocaust reparations under his mother’s name for four years after her death, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014

Crime

Boro leaders weigh in on NYPD chokehold

The police chokehold that took the life of a Staten Island man suspected of illegally selling loose cigarettes last month has gripped Queens’ leaders. Comments (3)
Crime

Former Flushing resident found guilty in 1995 cold case

Almost 20 years after Jason Kollmann was stabbed to death on a Flushing rooftop, a man was convicted of his murder Wednesday. Comments (1)
College Point

Police arrest College Point burglar: NYPD

FLUSHING — Police arrested a suspected burglar Monday who they said hit dozens of homes in College Point since March. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

Flushing

Former Flushing resident convicted in 1995 murder

A former Flushing resident has been found guilty in the 1995 slaying of an acquaintance on the roof of a Kissena Boulevard apartment building, the Queens district attorney’s office said Wednesday. Comments (2)

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014

Ozone Park

Sikhs call Ozone Park hit-and-run hate crime

The turban that made a Sikh man the target of a hit-and-run last week also saved his life, his brother said Tuesday. Comments (4)

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014

Ozone Park

Man dragged 10 ft in alleged hit-and-run: NYPD

OZONE PARK — The Sikh Cultural Society said it met with the commander of the 102nd Precinct Monday to discuss whether bias played into a truck driver allegedly striking and dragging a 29-year-old Sikh man in Ozone Park last week. Comment
Ozone Park

Man dragged 10 ft in alleged hit-and-run: NYPD

OZONE PARK — The Sikh Cultural Society said it met with the commander of the 102nd Precinct Monday to discuss whether bias played into a truck driver allegedly striking and dragging a 29-year-old Sikh man in Ozone Park last week. Comments (3)

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