Crime & Courts

Sunday, May 25, 2008

Astoria Times

Van containing human hair stolen: Police

OAKLAND GARDENS — A van carrying 48 boxes of human hair worth $75,000 was stolen from an Oakland Gardens driveway Saturday, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Valuables stolen from Bayside home: Police

BAYSIDE — Jewelry and a handbag were taken from a Bayside home that was burglarized Saturday, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Oakland Gardens home burglarized: Police

OAKLAND GARDENS — Jewelry, cash and a projector were taken from an Oakland Gardens home that was burglarized Saturday, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Flushing woman killed in Brooklyn: Police

BROOKLYN — A Flushing woman was murdered Friday inside the dry cleaning business she owned in Brooklyn, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Electrician accused of stealing: Police

LITTLE NECK — A Little Neck homeowner accused an electrician working on her home of stealing jewelry when he was making repairs, police said Thursday. Comment.

Monday, May 19, 2008

Astoria Times

Woman arrested for intoxication: Police

BELLE HARBOR Police arrested a 40-year-old woman earlier this month after she was allegedly found intoxicated on the side of the road in her car, DA Richard Brown said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police search for Pet Menu store burglar

FLUSHING Police said they were looking for a burglar who broke into a Pet Menu chain store on Northern Boulevard Saturday evening and stole an unknown amount of cash from the store's register. Comment.
Astoria Times

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after accident

JAMAICA A 26-year-old motorist was taken to Jamaica Hospital and listed in critical condition after his motorcycle collided with a car on the Nassau Expressway Saturday afternoon, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man slashes another in Bayside: Police

BAYSIDE Police said they arrested a 21-year-old man Sunday after he allegedly slashed another man at the corner of Browvale Lane and Northern Boulevard in Bayside. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man confesses before breaking into car: DA

SOUTH JAMAICA Police arrested a 41-year-old man last week after he allegedly confessed to a crime he had not yet performed upon being spotted peering into parked cars in South Jamaica, Queens DA Richard Brown said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Jamaica man arrested for stabbing: Police

ST. ALBANS A 20-year-old Jamaica man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly fatally stabbed another man during a verbal dispute in St. Albans, DA Richard Brown said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Electronics stolen from Bayside bar: Police

BAYSIDE Police said they were searching for thieves who broke into a Bell Boulevard bar Friday morning and stole electronics equipment. Comment.
Astoria Times

Cops search for man who molested girl in Woodside

WOODSIDE Police in the 108th Precinct were searching for a man who sexually assaulted a 6-year-old girl last Thursday. Comment.

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