Crime & Courts

Friday, May 5, 2017


Three men arrested for the 2015 armed robbery of former Knicks player

Three more suspects have been charged in the 2015 violent robbery of former Knicks player Cleanthony Early outside a club in Maspeth, according to court documents filed Brooklyn federal court. Comment

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Corona ►Video

Violent arrest of woman at Flushing Meadows Corona Park sparks outrage

Immigrant communities in Corona and Jackson Heights were outraged this week after a violent confrontation between a 27-year-old woman and three Park Enforcement Patrol officers at Flushing Meadows Corona Park was caught on video. Comments (5)

Tuesday, May 2, 2017


Teen suspect arrested in attempted rape of a 4-year-old in Rosedale: Cops

Police said a 15-year-old male was arrested on charges of attempted rape, burglary and aggravated sex abuse of a 4-year-old girl in her Rosedale home near Francis Lewis Boulevard Sunday. Comments (3)
Long Island City ►Video

Prison guard fatally shoots herself outside Long Island City facility

A 47-year-old state Corrections officer shot and killed herself in Long Island City early Tuesday morning, according to the NYPD. The correction officer, who was in uniform, was arguing with “her current or ex-boyfriend” according to a police spokesman, outside the Queensboro Correctional Facility at 47-07 Van Dam St., where they both worked as prison guards. Comments (4)
Flushing ►Video

Police searching for man suspected of attempted rape in Flushing

Police are searching for a man suspected of attempted rape in Flushing. Comments (2)
St. Albans ►Video

Victim slashed by meat cleaver in St. Albans home invasion: Cops

Police were searching for three male suspects in connection with a robbery that occurred April 23, within the 113th Precinct in St. Albans. Comment

Monday, May 1, 2017

Ozone Park

Couple wanted for making purchases with credit card swiped in Ozone Park: Cops

The NYPD is looking for a man and woman suspected of stealing a 47-year-old woman’s credit card in Ozone Park March 6. The credit card was used to purchase $200 worth of items at the AMC movie theater at 190-02 Horace Harding Expressway in Fresh Meadows March 11 and it was used again on March 13 to purchase $980 worth of gift cards at a Whole Foods in Manhasset, police said. Comment

Elderly man punched while waiting for bus in Flushing: NYPD

Police were searching for a man suspected of assault in Flushing. Comments (1)

Sunday, April 30, 2017


Far Rockaway rabbi awaits sentencing for stealing $5M from special needs students

Rabbi Samuel Hiller, former assistant director of the Island Child Development Center in Far Rockaway, has pleaded guilty to stealing $5 million in city and state money intended for special needs students ranging from 3 to 5 years old, the Queens district attorney said. Comments (2)

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Ozone Park

Ozone Park man forced teen into prostitution for 2 1/2 years: DA

A 24-year-old Ozone Park man has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking for forcing a teen-age girl into prostitution beginning when she was 16 to endure a life in which her resistance brought only verbal and physical abuse, the Queens DA said. Comments (1)

Friday, April 28, 2017


Teen stabbed to death over a seat at Flushing Internet cafe: Cops

Police said a fatal stabbing at a Flushing internet cafe was over a seat. Comments (6)

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Jackson Heights

Jackson Heights teacher arrested for allegedly assaulting student: NYPD

A Jackson Heights middle-school teacher was arrested and charged with assault Wednesday for allegedly grabbing a 13-year-old student’s hand and injuring his finger, police said. Comments (2)


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