Crime & Courts

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Whitestone Times

Police search for woman who hit step-mother

OAKLAND GARDENS — Police said they were searching for a 20-year-old woman who struck her step-mother Tuesday in the leg with a table leg in Oakland Gardens. Comment.
Whitestone Times

Police arrest two teens in Douglaston robbery

DOUGLASTON — Police said they arrested two teenagers who allegedly robbed a man in Douglaston last Thursday by threatening him. Comment.
Whitestone Times

Man snatched purse of ex-girlfriend: Cops

OAKLAND GARDENS — A 43-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly snatched his ex-girlfriend's purse when she came out of her apartment building Saturday in Oakland Gardens, police said. Comment.
Whitestone Times

Four arrested in attack, attempted robbery: Cops

DOUGLASTON — Police said they arrested four men who allegedly attacked a student walking home from school in Douglaston and attempted to steal his Sidekick cell phone. Comment.
Astoria Times

Woman hit person with bike lock: Cops

ASTORIA — Police said they arrested a 23-year-old woman after she allegedly struck another person in the shoulder with a metal bicycle lock earlier this month. Comment.
Astoria Times

Two attempted Astoria entry, arrested: Cops

ASTORIA — Police said they arrested two men after they attempted to enter an Astoria building by cutting a hole in the rooftop June 10. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police make three arrests for LIC graffiti

LONG ISLAND CITY — A 21-year-old man and two teenagers were arrested Saturday after police saw them spraying graffiti on a pole on Northern Boulevard in Long Island City, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police charge woman with pushing cop in LIC

LONG ISLAND CITY — Police said they arrested an 18-year-old woman after she pushed a police officer on Broadway in Long Island City June 10. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police arrest woman for fleeing parking summons

ASTORIA — Police said they arrested a 24-year-old woman after she nearly struck pedestrians during an attempt to flee from receiving a double parking summons. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police accuse man of driving with no belt

ASTORIA — Police said they arrested an 18-year-old man after they spotted him driving his vehicle without a seat belt, and saw a child who was not buckled in. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man, teen arrested in two assaults: Cops

LONG ISLAND CITY — Police arrested a 26-year-old man and a teenager on assault charges in two separate incidents in Long Island City June 9. Comment.

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