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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

South Ozone Park

Man robbed inside Resorts World Casino

SOUTH OZONE PARK— A young man robbed another man inside Resorts World Casino July 2, police said. Comments (1)

Monday, July 13, 2015

Queens Village

Police raid alleged credit card fraud ring

QUEENS VILLAGE—A police raid busted 16 alleged Blood gang members, 13 of them from Queens, July 1 on charges of manufacturing and selling fraudulent credit cards in and around Queens Village, police said. Comment

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Whitestone

Homeless Services tackles employee safety in shelters

The city Department of Homeless Services has undertaken a number of initiative to address employee safety in homeless shelters following the murder of Whitestone resident Ana Charle, director of a homeless shelter in the Bronx at the end of April, allegedly by a former resident. Comment

Friday, July 10, 2015

Stalkers in the borough are about to be targeted by the city, the NYPD and the Queens district attorney with the implementation of a program that has proved successful elsewhere in the city. Comment
Cambria Heights

Cambria Heights women charged with running pot farm: Queens DA

Two Cambria Heights women have been charged with operating a pot farm on the second floor of their residence, using more than $64,000 worth of electricity stolen from Con Edison, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (1)
Flushing

Police searching for suspect who tried to rob woman in Flushing: NYPD

The NYPD is looking for a man who attempted to rob a 29-year-old woman in her building in Flushing. Comment

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Rego Park

Queens man gets probation for email threats to Muslim group

A Rego Park man who allegedly stabbed a Muslim man in Flushing in 2012 was sentenced Tuesday to three years of supervised release and six months of home confinement for sending death threats to an employee of an Islamic advocacy group in Washington, the Brooklyn U.S. attorney said. Comments (1)

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Astoria

Stringer: Queens Library executives spent over $300K on prohibited items

City Comptroller Scott Stringer announced Tuesday the results of an audit found former Queens Library CEO Thomas Galante and other library executives, including Interim President Bridget Quinn-Carey, spent more than $300,000 on prohibited items, such as alcohol, dinners, entertainment and other personal expenses. Comments (1)

Monday, July 6, 2015

Bay Terrace

Elderly woman drives car into store in Bay Terrace

An elderly woman accidentally drove her car into a clothing store in Bay Terrace Sunday afternoon. Comments (9)

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Jamaica

Two men found unconscious, unresponsive on Independence Day died: NYPD

Two men found unconscious and unresponsive within an hour of each other in southern Queens on Independence Day died, according to the NYPD. Comment
Auburndale

Man shot in Auburndale on Independence Day to survive: NYPD

A 21-year-old man who was shot four times in Auburndale on Independence Day is expected to survive, according to the NYPD. Comment
Bayswater

Remains of man found in Bayswater in March ruled a homicide: Medical examiner

The medical examiner’s office deemed the death of a 26-year-old man whose remains were found in March by police in Bayswater a homicide July 1. Comment

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