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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Astoria

Police look for man who followed woman into her Astoria building

ASTORIA - Police from the 114th Precinct were looking for a man who followed a 21-year-old woman into her building’s lobby and tried to push his way into her apartment early Tuesday morning, according to the NYPD. The suspect was unsuccessful and fled the building in the vicinity of Broadway and 36th Street, police say. Comment

Monday, May 9, 2016

Long Island City

Aggressive policing has burglary rate tumbling in the 108th Precinct

Aggressive police work is paying off in the 108th Precinct, according to its commanding officer. Comment
Forest Hills

Jackson Heights man indicted for killing girlfriend’s dog: DA

A Jackson Heights man has been indicted by a Queens grand jury on charges of killing his girlfriend’s dog. Comment
Astoria

F train rider accused of public lewdness: NYPD

ASTORIA — Police were seeking the public’s assistance identifying an individual in connection to a public lewdness incident that occurred within the 108th Precinct aboard a southbound F train at the Northern Boulevard station. Comments (3)

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Bayside

Osprey nest at Udalls Cove park is torched

Udalls Cove Preservation Committee is offering a reward for information about the burning of an osprey’s nest in the park. Comments (3)
Astoria

Police investigate possible hate crime in Astoria

The NYPD’s Hate Crimes unit is investigating a possible bias attack that occurred in Astoria last Wednesday. Comments (3)
Richmond Hill

Man wanted for threatening victim with knife on train: NYPD

RICHMOND HILL — Police were searching for a man who allegedly menaced a 46-year-old man on a Queens-bound E train in Richmond Hill. Comment

Friday, May 6, 2016

Whitestone

Suspect wanted for grand larcenies: NYPD

WHITESTONE—Police were looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a grand larceny pattern in Whitestone. Comment

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Queens Village

NYPD remembers fallen officer one year later

A crowd of NYPD officers clad in dress blues gathered at the corner of 212th Street and 104th Road to remember Detective Brian Moore, who was shot and killed at the intersection one year earlier. Comment
Bayside

Halloran appeal shot down

Former Bayside City Councilman Dan Halloran, serving time for corruption charges, lost an appeal to have his sentence reduced on April 28. Comments (4)

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Queens Village

De Blasio, Bratton visit Queens Village to talk new precinct

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner William Bratton came to Queens Village Tuesday to discuss plans for the new 116th Precinct with community leaders and elected officials. Comment

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Flushing

Man found slashed in front of Flushing supermarket: NYPD

A suspect was arrested in the slashing of a 26-year-old man in front of a Flushing supermarket Friday night, the NYPD said. Comments (3)

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