Crime & Courts

Thursday, July 10, 2008

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Whitestone Times

Dispute in Oakland Gdns. leads to 4 arrests: Cops

OAKLAND GARDENS — An argument between a group of teens and young adults in Oakland Gardens June 25 turned violent when one of the men was struck in the head by a blunt object and sent to a North Shore Hospital for brain surgery, the 111th Precinct said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Three teens stole bikes in Astoria: Police

ASTORIA — Police said three teenage boys were arrested last week after allegedly threatening another group of teens with a knife and stealing their bicycles. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man, 24, obstructed ticket in Astoria: Cops

ASTORIA — Police said a 24-year-old was arrested after allegedly grabbing the hand of a traffic agent to prevent him from writing a ticket. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man nabbed on assault, weapons charges: Cops

EAST ELMHURST — Police said a man was arrested on assault and weapons charges last week after allegedly striking another man's face repeatedly. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man caught smoking pot on Astoria Blvd.: Cops

ASTORIA — Police said a man arrested after allegedly being observed smoking marijuana in public was found to also have a warrant out for his arrest for a previous larceny charge. Comment.
Astoria Times

Cops arrest man for making threats, wielding BB gun

ASTORIA — Police said a man was arrested on criminal mischief and menacing charges last week after allegedly slapping someone in the face, threatening him or her with a BB gun and punched holes in the walls and doors of the victim's apartment. Comment.

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