Crime & Courts

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Ozone Park

Trio robbed taxi driver in Ozone Park: NYPD

OZONE PARK — Three men picked up by a livery cab in Richmond Hill Aug. 3 allegedly pistol whipped their driver and stole his iPhone, tablet and wallet after arriving at their Ozone Park destination, the NYPD said. Comments (2)
Rego Park

Man mugged in Rego Park elevator: NYPD

REGO PARK — A man with a miniature baseball bat allegedly mugged a new Rego Park man early Monday morning as he stepped into his building’s elevator with suitcases in hand, a neighbor and the NYPD said. Comment

Suspect wanted for grand larceny in Astoria

ASTORIA — Police from the 114th Precinct were asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted for a grand larceny which took place between June 12 and June 23 inside the Amalgamated Bank, at 619 Main St. Comment

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

South Richmond Hill

Attempted robbery sends senior to hospital: Cops

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — Police were searching for a man wanted in an attack and attempted robbery that sent a senior in South Richmond Hill to the hospital Aug. 6, the NYPD said. Comment

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014


Barneys fined by AG in profile settlement

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced an agreement with Barneys New York that will help ensure that customers, regardless of their race or ethnicity, have equal access to its stores throughout New York. Comments (1)

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

Fresh Meadows

Fresh Mdws. man charged with neglecting dogs

FRESH MEADOWS — A Fresh Meadows man is facing charges after he allegedly deprived two dogs of food and water, resulting in the death of one of the animals, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said. Comments (2)

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014


Police look for Flushing grand larceny suspect

FLUSHING — Police were looking for a man they said snatched a chain off of a 50-year-old man on Franklin Avenue Aug. 11. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

Little Neck

Tutors charged with child abuse

Queens lawmakers and members of the Korean-American community responded with shock and sadness this week after Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced that two women at a private tutoring center in Little Neck were recently accused of abusing four young exchange students. Comments (7)

Dozens march in South Jamaica to remember D’aja

D’aja Robinson would have turned 16 Tuesday, but her life was cut short by a stray bullet as she was returning home on a city bus from a friend’s party in South Jamaica. Comments (1)

Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014

Rockaway Beach

Two arrested in shooting of 12 year old girl in Rockaway: NYPD

Two people were arrested, including the alleged gunman, in the shooting of a 12-year-old girl on a Rockaway basketball court Saturday evening, according to the NYPD. Comments (1)


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