Crime & Courts

Tuesday, March 1, 2016


Suspect robbed R train passenger: NYPD

WOODSIDE — Police from the 108th Precinct were asking for the public’s help in finding a man who snatched an 69-year-old woman’s cell phone aboard a Manhattan-bound R train. Comments (1)

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016


Alleged gang member enters guilty plea in murder case

A 20-year-old purported member of the MS 13 gang has pleaded guilty to attempted murder and other charges in the June 2014 shooting of two teenagers whom he believed to be members of a rival gang, the Queens district attorney said. Comments (1)

Man shot outside Corona bar

CORONA — Police were still searching for two suspects who shot a man outside a Corona bar Dec. 14. Comments (1)

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016


Man wanted for stealing account information at Astoria bank: NYPD

ASTORIA—Police were looking for a man who allegedly stole a woman’s bank information at a bank in Astoria at the end of January. Comment

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016


Bayside man receives 50 years for murdering  his parents

A 40-year-old Bayside man has been sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for the murders of his parents—drowning his mother in a water-filled bathtub and then more than a year later fatally smothering his father in bed. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Jackson Heights

LGBT community on edge after another Jackson Heights attack

A dozen gay rights activists joined City Councilman Daniel Dromm (D-Jackson Heights) and members of Make the Road New York Tuesday at the spot where a man was robbed and attacked last week by three suspects hurling gay slurs at him. Comment

Shooting in Woodhaven not random: NYPD

In what police described as a harrowing ordeal, a 39-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman were shot early Saturday morning inside the Rico Chimi hamburger restaurant located at 80-01 Atlantic Ave. in Woodhaven. Comment

Man wanted in connection with assault near nightclub: NYPD

BRIARWOOD—Police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a 23-year-old man in an alley next to the H2O Nightclub at 153-33 Hillside Ave. in Briarwood last weekend. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016

Little Neck

Police looking for Little Neck thief

LITTLE NECK — Police were searching for a man wanted for stealing a wallet left unattended in a Little Neck pet store. Comments (3)


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