Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016


Two men attack CVS employee while trying to steal ice cream: Police

ASTORIA — Police from the 114th Precinct were searching for two men who attempted to steal ice cream from a CVS Pharmacy, and then beat up the employee who confronted them, police said. Comments (4)

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016


Suspect demanded sex act with knife: NYPD

WOODHAVEN — Police released the sketch of a suspect who allegedly threatened a victim with a knife before making sexual demands in Woodhaven, police said. Comment

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016

College Point

Woman dies after being struck by truck in College Pt.: NYPD

COLLEGE POINT—A cement truck fatally struck a 61-year-old woman last week in College Point, the NYPD said. Comment

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Kew Gardens

New courts may curb gun violence

In an effort to curb gun violence across the five boroughs, the de Blasio administration announced last week Project Fast Track, a strategic plan intended to expand police investigations and to expedite illegal gun cases in the state court system. Comments (1)

Police looking for Bayside robbery suspect

BAYSIDE—A masked robber stole a pack of cigarettes and $40 in cash from the JJ Town Deli last Monday after pointing what was alleged to be a gun at the clerk, the NYPD said. Comments (1)
Forest Hills

Forest Hills pimp faces years in prison: DA

FOREST HILLS — A Forest Hills man is facing between six and 12 years in prison for the recruitment and statutory rape of two young women, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said last week. Comments (2)

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016

South Ozone Park

Two men arrested in Hampton Inn shooting: NYPD

Police officials said two men were arrested in connection with the Hampton Inn shooting robbery of a mother and daughter near JFK last week as part of an investigation into a series of incidents at hotel parking areas. Comment

Trial underway for Bayside man accused of murdering parents

A Bayside man who was indicted in 2012 in the murders of his mother and father is defending himself at his trial in Queens Supreme Court. Comment

Man allegedly attacked woman at massage parlor: NYPD

FLUSHING — An Auburndale man was arrested after police said he allegedly assaulted a 40-year-old woman at a massage parlor in Flushing earlier this month. Comments (7)

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016


Peace week ends with talk on violence in Jamaica

As Peace Week took place across the city and borough, community leaders including Carol Maraj, mother of rapper Nicki Minaj, and police officials came together in downtown Jamaica to have a discussion about violence in their communities. Comments (4)

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

South Ozone Park

Mother, daughter shot at Hampton Inn in South Ozone Park

A mother was fighting for her life at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center Friday after gunman shot at her and her daughter Thursday night outside of Hampton Inn in South Ozone Park, according to police sources. Comments (2)


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