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Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

Flushing

109th Pct. captain sheds light on jaywalking campaign

The 109th Precinct’s commanding officer clarified the precinct’s plans to bolster pedestrian safety but said news reports inaccurately stated that the precinct was issuing summons to jaywalkers . Comments (4)

Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

Jamaica

103rd increases security after homicide

Police officials from the 103rd Precinct have increased security after two shootings that took place in and around downtown Jamaica appeared not to be random incidents. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

Little Neck

Domestic dispute in Little Neck spurs violence, death

A domestic dispute between a man and his girlfriend in Little Neck Monday morning escalated quickly, leading to a stabbing and apparent suicide, according to the NYPD Comment
Long Island City

Man steals $4,500 guitar from Long Island City store

LONG ISLAND CITY—Police from the 114th Precinct were searching for a suspect who allegedly stole a guitar worth more that $4,500 from the Guitar Store last month. The man entered the music store, at 34-17 48th St. and stuffed the guitar under his shirt before leaving without paying, according to the NYPD. Comment

Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Woodhaven

Man robbed at Woodhaven J train station: NYPD

WOODHAVEN — A 34-year-old man was beaten outside the Woodhaven Avenue station of the J train in an attempted robbery Oct. 24, police said. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

Little Neck

Little Neck man leaps to death after stabbing girlfriend: NYPD

A Little Neck man leaped to his death from his fifth-floor apartment Monday morning immediately after stabbing his girlfriend several times, according to police. Comments (1)

Monday, Nov. 16, 2015

Ridgewood

Man viciously beaten in Ridgewood

A 35-year-old man was fighting for his life after being viciously assaulted by three men Sunday in Ridgewood, police said. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015

Jamaica

NYPD deploys security forces after Paris attacks

Following the brutal terrorist attacks Friday night in Paris that led to the deaths of more than 125 people, NYPD and military counterterrorism forces were deployed hours later across the city to both airports in the borough, crowded areas and locations connected to the French government. Comments (1)

Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

Flushing

Detective agency offering $100,000 reward for stolen Lamborghini

The Pinkerton detective agency is offering a $100,000 reward to anyone who can provide information that can lead to the recovery of a white 2015 Lamborghini Aventador Convertible stolen in Flushing at the end of October. Comments (1)
Whitestone

Teen barricades himself in bedroom of Whitestone home

An emotionally disturbed teenager is currently undergoing evaluation at the Long Island Jewish Hospital after he barricaded himself in his bedroom at his Whitestone home and threatened to harm himself Thursday afternoon, police said. Comment

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Howard Beach

Vincent Asaro acquitted in Lufthansa heist trial

A federal jury found alleged former Bonanno crime family capo and Howard Beach resident Vincent Asaro not guilty of one count of racketeering conspiracy and two extortion-related counts Thursday in a riveting trial that involved the Lufthansa heist at Kennedy Airport. Comment

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