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Monday, March 28, 2016

Ridgewood

104th honors guards who helped crack missing person case

Two LeFrak City security guards were honored by the 104th Precinct last week for solving the case of a missing man that had dogged police for more than a week in December. Comment
Fresh Meadows

Queens residents charged in fake electronics ring: DA

Two Fresh Meadows residents and two Oakland Gardens residents have been arrested and charged in connection with trademark counterfeiting following the seizure of fake Apple electronic goods that had recently arrived from China, according to the Queens district attorney. Comments (7)

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Flushing

Thirty-one arrests made at spas in northeast Queens

The Queens North VICE Unit made 31 arrests, mostly for unlicensed masseur offenses, during inspections conducted at 18 spa locations throughout the 109th Precinct’s coverage area, according to the precinct and the NYPD. Comments (7)
Glendale

104th makes massage parlor arrests

Increased enforcement against illicit massage parlors in Central Queens is making a mark. Comments (2)

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Jamaica

Jamaica resident pleads guilty to animal cruelty: DA

A Jamaica resident who pleaded guilty to abusing a puppy and will not be allowed to own an animal for five years, the Queens district attorney said.. Comments (2)

Friday, March 25, 2016

Jamaica

Student brings loaded gun to Jamaica school

Representatives from pro-charter advocacy organization Families for Excellent Schools gathered at the steps of City Hall Wednesday morning to call greater attention to violence in the city’s public schools. Comments (3)

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Bayside

Letter arrives at Bayside Times following suicide

Nearly a year before a woman shot herself in front of the Beauty Forever Salon in Bayside Monday morning, she had sent a letter to the Bayside Times asking for a story to be done on her legal dispute with the spa. Comments (2)

Monday, March 21, 2016

Corona

Man arrested in Corona machete attack that wounded three

A Corona man has been arrested and charged in a machete attack early Sunday morning, according to the NYPD. Comments (1)

Friday, March 18, 2016

A teenager brought a loaded gun into his Jamaica school Thursday morning, the second such incident at a Jamaica public school in the past week, police said. Comments (5)

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