Crime & Courts

Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Phone sting brings indictments on 11 in southeast Queens

A Queens grand jury has indicted 11 persons, predominantly young southeast Queens residents, and charged them with running a counterfeit credit card operation, DA Richard Brown said. Comments (5)

Sunday, June 11, 2017


Man sought in connection with Flushing robbery: Cops

FLUSHING — The NYPD was searching for a man who allegedly impersonated a police officer and robbed an 82-year-old man near 31-06 Farrington St. May 27. Comment

Saturday, June 10, 2017


Jamaica man facing sex trafficking, rape charges: DA

JAMAICA — A 28-year-old man has been arraigned on a 76-point indictment charging him with sex trafficking, rape and other crimes, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comments (2)

Friday, June 9, 2017


Jamaica residents, police meet at Queens Library

Concerned citizens from Jamaica who live between Van Wyck Expressway to 175th Street and from Hillside Avenue to the Long Island Rail Road tracks got a chance to meet police from the 103rd Precinct Tuesday in the first of many Neighborhood Community Officer meetings. Comment

Brooklyn man pleads guilty in 2014 Bayside home invasion

A Brooklyn man pleaded guilty May 30 to first-degree robbery in a 2014 Bayside home invasion in which two elderly victims were terrorized, the Queens district attorney said. He identified the defendant as 41-year-old Vincente Barzola. Comment
Long Island City

Police searching for seven individuals in connection with assault of teen

The NYPD was searching for seven individuals in connection with an assault of a Long Island City teenager, according to authorities. Comment

Thursday, June 8, 2017


Astoria resident busted for homophobic graffiti spree admitted it was him: NYPD’s Hate Crimes Task Force

Officers from the 114th Precinct arrested an Astoria man last Friday morning in connection with a series of homophobic graffiti, often referring to former President Obama on building, signs and garages across the neighborhood starting in December. Comments (2)
Ozone Park

Police search for missing Ozone Park woman

OZONE PARK — The NYPD was seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing person in Ozone Park. Comments (1)

Monday, June 5, 2017


Gunman arrested in Corona home invasion as police search for second suspect

The NYPD busted a gunman in a Corona home invasion and is currently searching for his accomplice, police said. Comment

Man found dead in his Flushing home: Cops

Police were investigating the death of a man in Flushing. Comment


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