Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016


Alleged SNOW gang member sentenced: DA

One suspected member of the SNOW gang in southeast Queens was convicted last month after a 10-week trial for conspiracy to murder, and was sentenced Feb. 9 to serve 8 to 25 years in prison, the Queens District Attorney announced. Comments (2)

Monday, Feb. 22, 2016

Ozone Park

One suspect in Ozone Park robbery still at large: Police

OZONE PARK — One of two suspects, who allegedly robbed and assaulted an elderly man at gunpoint last month in Ozone Park, remains at large, according to police officials. Comments (1)

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016


Shots fired outside Rosedale bar: NYPD

ROSEDALE — On Monday, a man fired several gunshots outside of a bar in Rosedale, police said. Comment

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016


Thieves after tires and rims in Bayside

Tires and rims are tempting thieves throughout Queens and especially in Bayside. Comments (5)

Hollis man missing

HOLLIS—Police were looking for a Hollis man missing since last week. Comment

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016


Residents call for cameras on deadly intersection

Days after a teenage girl died in a hit-and-run commuter van accident in Rosedale, several residents and Councilman Donovan Richards (D-Laurleton) gathered last Friday near the scene of the incident to bring attention to the fact that there was no speed camera at one of the busiest intersections in Rosedale. Comments (8)

Man attacks Chinese women in hate crimes: DA

A Flushing man charged with hate crimes involving robbery and assault in two attacks on Chinese women said he committed the crimes because of bad experiences with Chinese people, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comments (2)

Man imprisoned woman for sex: DA

A Hollis man was charged last week with sex trafficking, rape and other related offenses for allegedly forcing a teenager into the sex trade against her will, according to the Queens district attorney. Comment

Police look for suspected wallet snatcher: NYPD

FLUSHING — Police were looking for a woman who allegedly robbed another woman in Flushing, police officials said. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016


Alleged Ridgewood car thief dropped I.D. card: NYPD

Police from the 104th Precinct have arrested a suspect wanted in a string of car break-ins in Ridgewood and Maspeth. Comments (3)

109th Precinct to get more officers in new program

The NYPD approved a community policing program in the 109th Precinct that will bring in a substantial number of new officers to serve all northeast Queens residents as a way of compensating for the tow pound in College Point. Comments (1)

Friday, Feb. 12, 2016


Residents call for pedestrian safety after teenage girl killed in hit/run

After the hit-and-run death of a teenage girl struck by a van, community and elected officials called on the Department of Transportation Friday for pedestrian safety measures on the busy intersection of Francis Lewis Boulevard and Sunrise Highway in Rosedale. Comment

More officers coming to 109th Precinct neighborhoods

The 109th Precinct and City Councilman Paul Vallone (D-Bayside) announced a new community policing program that will bring in a substantial number of officers to serve all northeast Queens residents when it kicks off this spring. Comments (1)

Man charged with hate crimes in attacks on Chinese women: DA

A Flushing man has been charged with hate crimes involving robbery and assault in two alleged attacks on Chinese women, one at the end of January and the other on Wednesday, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comments (1)



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