Jamaica Times

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2008

Queens Village

105th Pct. rape stats spur women’s protest

A southeast Queens women's group protested outside the 105th Precinct station last week, claiming the precinct had not been forthright about the number of rapes reported in southeast Queens. Comment.
Queens Village

Smith helps youth find employment

Forget the beach and basketball courts. State Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-St. Albans) said plenty of young adults in southeast Queens want to spend their summer getting a taste of the working world, and he gave them a helping hand last week. Comment.
Queens Village

SE Queens women fearful after ninth Jamaica attack

Southeast Queens is frustrated with the lack of progress the police have made in capturing two suspected serial rapists after a woman claimed she was accosted by a stranger early Monday morning in Jamaica. Comment.
Queens Village

2 killed in separate Jamaica shootings

Residents of Queens Village and Rosedale were in shock over the loss of two neighbors killed in a pair of unrelated shootings in Jamaica over the weekend. Comment.

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