Crime & Courts

Wednesday, March 4, 2015


Former 109th Pct. head assaulted by girlfriend: Manhattan DA

FLUSHING —A Columbia University professor was charged with a misdemeanor for allegedly assaulting her boyfriend, the former head of the 109th Precinct, who she said cheated on her, according to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance. Comments (1)

College Pt. resident robbed elderly man: DA

ASTORIA — A College Point resident has been charged with assaulting a 78-year-old man last week and robbing him of more than $400 in cash he was holding as he made a purchase at a newsstand, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens attorney indicted for sex with minor: DA

A Kew Gardens attorney has been indicted a second time on charges of engaging in a sexual act with a female minor in exchange for money, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said last week. Comment

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015


Bayside couple charged with kidnaping maid: DA

A Bayside couple allegedly held a maid they employed in their home against her will Feb. 13 and are accused of proceeding to beat, burn and torture her until she admitted to stealing items from the couple’s home, police said. Comments (6)

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

Ozone Park

Alleged Sikh attacker indicted for hate crime

A Queens grand jury has indicted a Long Island man on hate crime charges for allegedly ramming his pick-up truck into a Sikh and dragging his body along the street before fleeing the scene in Ozone Park, the Queens District Attorney office said. Comment

Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

Long Island City

Man turns himself in following fatal assault in Long Island City

A Long Island man has turned himself in for the fatal beating of Jose Antonio Cocuyo-Malaga in Long Island City early Friday morning. Comments (1)

Unlicensed driver charged in fatal Elmhurst hit and run: NYPD

An unlicensed driver who allegedly struck and killed a woman Sunday night in Elmhurst, and then tried to flee, was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident, according to police. Comments (5)

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015


Police conduct drug raid at Woodhaven home with day care: NYPD

A search warrant executed in the 102nd Precinct turned up narcotics and more than $2,000 in cash in a residential home that houses a day-care center in Woodhaven, police said. Comments (1)
Ozone Park

L.I. man charged with attempted murder in assault on Sikh

A grand jury indicted a Long Island man on hate crime charges for allegedly calling a Sikh man “Osama” and then intentionally ramming his pick-up truck into the victim and dragging his body along the street before fleeing the scene in Ozone Park in July, the Queens district attorney said. Comments (1)


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