Crime & Courts

Monday, Feb. 11, 2013

Flushing

Flushing’s Li guilty in death of baby girl

The father of 2-month-old Annie Li was found guilty of manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a child Friday after a jury determined he caused her death in 2007, the Queens district attorney said. Comments (1).
Elmhurst

Middle Village man found strangled inside Elmhurst hotel room: NYPD

A 54-year-old Middle Village man was found strangled in an Elmhurst hotel room Saturday night, police sources said. Comment.

Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013

South Richmond Hill

Couple arrested after alleged pick up of delivered pot: Post

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — A couple was arrested after they allegedly had 30 pounds of marijuana delivered to a pediatric medical center via FedEx at 115th Street and Liberty Avenue last week, according to a report in the New York Post. Comment.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013

Springfield Gardens

Springfield Gds. man guilty of killing girlfriend, toddler

A Springfield Gardens man faces life in prison after he was convicted last week of strangling his pregnant girlfriend and then lighting a deadly fire inside her apartment that killed her 2-year-old son as he slept. Comment.
Bayside

Baysider used fake Social Security nos. to fraud: U.S. attorney

BAYSIDE — A Bayside man pleaded guilty in an identity theft scheme in which he worked alongside the leader of a Newark organized crime enterprise, the U.S. attorney for New Jersey said. Comment.
Forest Hills

Cop wanted to hand wife over to cannibal: Post

FOREST HILLS — The NYPD’s suspected “cannibal cop” allegedly offered up his wife in a sick Internet chat, according to the New York Post. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 8, 2013

Flushing

Trial for Liu aides likely to drag well into city’s election season

The trial for two aides to the city comptroller was delayed after one of them was forcefully hospitalized with an unspecified illness, news reports said. Comment.
Jackson Heights

Minority stop and frisks high in 115th, 103rd

An NYPD report released Monday revealed that the controversial stop-and-frisk tactic was used on Hispanics in the 115th Precinct in the Jackson Heights area and blacks in the 103rd Precinct in Jamaica at rates that outpaced their demographics in 2011. Comments (2).
Queens Village

DA indicts nine in Qns. Village insurance scam

An investigation dating back to 2008 has resulted in the indictment of nine individuals and a Queens Village medical clinic for an alleged insurance scam that bilked no-fault insurers out of $150,000, the Queens district attorney said this week. Comment.
Woodside

Police on the hunt for serial Woodside burglary suspect [With Video]

WOODSIDE — Cops were seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and apprehending a suspect wanted in connection with three burglaries in Woodside in December. Comment.
Flushing

Suspect charged in attempted abductions on Northern Blvd.

FLUSHING — Police arrested a man last week wanted for attempting to lure a 14-year-old girl and a 13-year-old girl into his car on Northern Boulevard in two separate incidents on the same day, the NYPD said. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013

Jamaica

Jamaica man pleads guilty in Federal Reserve bomb plot

The young Bangladeshi man who attempted to blow up the Federal Reserve last fall with a phony bomb supplied by the authorities faces life in prison after he pleaded guilty in Brooklyn federal court Thursday, the prosecutor handling the case said. Comment.
Jamaica

Three teenagers stabbed in Jamaica subway station [With Video]

Police Tuesday released surveillance images of one of two teens who allegedly stabbed three others on a Jamaica subway platform a day earlier.. Comments (2).
Queensbridge

Police hunt for suspect wanted in Queensbridge bodega slay [With Video]

Police released surveillance video of the gun-toting thug who shot and killed an Upper West Side man in front of a Queensbridge bodega Saturday night. Comments (2).
Rosedale

Police seek public help in catching Rosedale bank robbery suspect

ROSEDALE — Police were asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Rosedale last month. Comment.
Jamaica

Contractor at JFK stole employees’ wages: AG

A contractor at John F. Kennedy International Airport was arrested last week for allegedly stealing more than $100,000 in wages owed to his union employees and concealing the haul in the bank account of a Florida company he ran, authorities said. Comment.
Fresh Meadows

Police look for Fresh Mdw. bank robbery suspect

FRESH MEADOWS — The NYPD was asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Fresh Meadows earlier this month. Comment.
South Richmond Hill

Teens robbed victim of his cellphone: Police

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — Police were seeking assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with a mugging in South Richmond Hill last week. Comment.

Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013

Jamaica

[UPDATED WITH SURVEILLANCE VIDEO] Three stabbed on J-train platform: Police

Three men were stabbed at the Parsons Boulevard subway station in Jamaica Monday afternoon, and police were on the hunt for two suspects who took off on foot, according to the NYPD. Comments (2).

Monday, Feb. 4, 2013

Queensbridge

[UPDATED WITH VIDEO] Queensbridge shooting claims life of Manhattan man

A Manhattan man was killed in front of a Queensbridge bodega Saturday night, police said. Comments (4).

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