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Monday, June 22, 2015

Sunnyside

108th Precinct commander praises his cops for drug bust

The commander of the 108th Precinct in Long Island City is heaping praise on two of his officers for a big drug bust in Sunnyside. Comment

Friday, June 19, 2015

Queens Village

Grand jury indicts accused cop killer

Retired NYPD Sgt. Raymond Moore, the father of slain Detective Brian Moore, did not take his eyes off of Demetrius Blackwell, the accused gunman in his son’s death, during Blackwell’s June 11 arraignment at Queens Supreme Criminal Court in Kew Gardens. Comment

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Flushing

Flushing man latest Queens resident to be charged with terrorism

Queens has again been identified as the home of another young Muslim suspected of plotting a terrorist attack. Comments (5)
Woodhaven

Forest Park murder spurs talk of long-delayed cameras

After several people were sexually assaulted in Forest Park in 2013, residents and officials succeeded in securing money for cameras. However, the promised safety measures were never installed and crimes have continued. Comment

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Elmhurst

Vaughn College student charged as terror suspect

A Flushing student from Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology has been charged with conspiring to support a foreign terrorist organization after a federal investigation revealed that the terror suspect had been planning to attack various New York City landmarks on behalf of the Islamic State, according to the authorities. Comments (6)

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Jamaica

Man shot and killed by off-duty corrections officer in Jamaica

An alleged gunman was shot and killed by an off-duty New York State Corrections Officer late Saturday night in Jamaica, according to the NYPD. Officers from the 102nd Precinct in Richmond Hill responded to reports of a robbery in front of 82-10 Rockaway Blvd. around 10:30 p.m. when they discovered an unidentified male who was unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head. Comment

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Queens Village

Demetrius Blackwell indicted by grand jury in NYPD Detective Brian Moore’s death

The alleged shooter of NYPD Detective Brian Moore was charged with murder, attempted murder, aggravated murder, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of stolen goods after a grand jury indictment and arraignment was announced Thursday by Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comments (5)

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