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Monday, Sept. 14, 2015

Flushing

Pilot social media program in 109th Pct. wins award

The NYPD has received a “Best of New York” award for its social media campaign, whose pilot program started in the 109th Precinct. Comment

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015

Whitestone

Whitestone woman missing: NYPD

WHITESTONE — A Whitestone woman went missing over the weekend, according to the NYPD. Comments (1)

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015

Jamaica

TSA screener charged in theft at JFK: DA

JAMAICA — A former Transportation Security Administration screener at JFK airport was charged last Friday with grand larceny for allegedly stealing a passenger’s diamond watch, the Queens district attorney announced. Comment

Friday, Sept. 11, 2015

Little Neck

Queens woman involved in boyfriend’s 2014 arson avoids jail time

A Queens woman who was charged last year with assisting her ex-con boyfriend in allegedly throwing a Molotov cocktail inside his friend’s Little Neck home is walking free after striking a plea deal on a lesser charge with prosecutors Tuesday, the Queens district attorney said. Comment
Flushing

Brooklyn teacher awaits court date in US Open drone crash: DA

The Brooklyn teacher who was arrested and charged with crashing a drone into the Louis Armstrong Stadium during a US Open match last week has a court date next week, according to the Queens district attorney. Comment
Howard Beach

Motorcycle passenger dies after being hit twice by traffic: NYPD

HOWARD BEACH — A Brooklyn woman died in a motorcycle accident on Monday night after being struck twice by moving traffic on the Belt Parkway near Exit 17, which leads to Crossbay Boulevard in Howard Beach, police said. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

Jamaica

NYPD complaints drop by 22%: CCRB

A new Civilian Complaint Review Board report on misconduct complaints against NYPD officers released this week showed a small percentage of the police force were responsible for many of the complaints filed with the city agency. Comments (1)

Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015

Jackson Heights

Police search for masked rapist in Jackson Heights

Police from the 115th Precinct were hunting for a man who raped a 35-year-old woman at knifepoint in Jackson Heights early Wednesday morning. The suspect can be seen in security video hiding in the bushes of a home on 84th Street near 34th Avenue, the NYPD said. Comments (1)

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

A Brooklyn teacher was arrested and charged with crashing a drone into the Louis Armstrong Stadium during a US Open match Thursday night, according to the NYPD. Comments (1)
Crime

Arrest in Greenpoint heating oil truck, fuel theft: DA

A Greenpoint heating oil company worker was arrested Aug. 26 for allegedly stealing a truck loaded with fuel, according to the Brooklyn district attorney’s office. Comment

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