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Monday, Dec. 19, 2016

Crime

Men charged in Queens insurance scheme

Conspirators allegedly bilked more than $88,000 by staging faked motor vehicle collisions in an attempt to trick auto insurers into paying for unneeded medical treatment, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. In all, four men, including three from southeastern Queens, were charged with taking part in the plot, according to the DA. Comments (3)

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

Two Jamaica men have been charged in the shooting death of a 21-year old South Ozone Park man. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016

Howard Beach

DA cites Vetrano murder in call for expanded DNA testing

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown called on the New York State Commission on Forensic Science to consider expanding the type of DNA testing currently allowable in the hopes of finding a suspect in the unsolved murder of a Howard Beach jogger last summer, as well as other unsolved cases. Comments (1)

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