Crime & Courts

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Crime

Flushing man tries to evade cops in car: DA

ST. ALBANS´╗┐ — A 31-year-old Flushing man was arrested two weeks ago for giving the police a chase through the streets of southeast Queens, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
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L.I. man cuts cop’s eye in Jamaica fight: DA

JAMAICA — Police arrested a 22-year-old man last week for hurting an officer, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
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Senior beats victim with cane, resists arrest: DA

LITTLE NECK — An 83-year-old man was arrested last week for allegedly beating another man with his cane, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
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Cops search for woman last seen on 7 platform

FLUSHING — Police have asked the public for help in finding a woman who went missing Monday. Comment.
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2 boro men attack victim with rock, pipe: Brown

FLUSHING — A pair were arrested last week for allegedly taking part in a beating that left another person severely injured on the street, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comments (4).
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Police on the look for suspect in sexual assault

ASTORIA — Police have released a sketch of the man they say tried to sexually assault a woman outside a subway station two weeks ago. Comment.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Crime

Three boro men argued, stabbed victim: Brown

SOUTH JAMAICA — Earlier this month, the Queens district attorney’s office charged three South Jamaica men with assault charges stemming from a physical altercation. Comment.
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St. Albans rapper Ja Rule owes gov’t $1M in taxes

NEWARK — A month after he was sentenced to one to two years in prison for an illegal gun charge, St. Albans native Ja Rule was penalized with more time behind bars for failing to pay his taxes in New Jersey, the U.S. attorney’s office said. Comment.
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DA says workers made up patient’s progress report

FAR ROCKAWAY — Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced Tuesday that three clinical counselors at Daytop Village in Far Rockaway, which provides substance abuse treatment to adults and teens, have been charged with insurance fraud, conspiracy and other crimes for allegedly filing false progress reports with the courts on behalf of a patient in exchange for his obtaining for them what they believed to be stolen merchandise. Comments (1).
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Cops find man shot in Far Rockaway house

FAR ROCKAWAY — Police officers from the 101st Precinct responded Sunday to a 911 call of a male shot inside 14-30 Hassock St. in Far Rockaway. Comment.
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Pit bull attacked man at Oakland Gdns home: Cops

OAKLAND GARDENS — On July 12, police from the 111th Precinct arrested 62-year-old Iamve Tetruashvili on one count of tampering with evidence and one count of obstructing a police officer. Comment.
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Lifeguard from boro dies after one week in coma

STATEN ISLAND — A Sunnyside lifeguard died Sunday after a week in a coma induced from practicing holding his breath underwater in a Staten Island pool, the city Parks Department said. Comment.
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Safe, cell phone stolen from boro home: Cops

OZONE PARK — The NYPD has asked for the public’s assistance in identifying suspects wanted in a robbery. Comment.
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UPS employee shipped items to his house: DA

MASPETH — Last month the Queens district attorney’s office charged 29-year-old Elmhurst resident Alfonso Suarez with grand larceny and possession of stolen property. Comment.
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Boy dies in accident also involving NBA star

WOODSIDE — A young boy was killed last week after he was involved in an accident with a vehicle that was carrying NBA star Lamar Odom, the authorities said. Comment.
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Cops seek two men in Forest Hills robbery

FOREST HILLS — The NYPD has asked for the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects wanted for a Forest Hills robbery. Comment.

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