108th Precinct


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WOODSIDEAttempted Murder On Alleged Vandal Several men allegedly tried to kill Anthony Albaricci, 24 - choking, stabbing, slashing, and even running him over - on January 5. According to published reports, the incident allegedly happened after Albaricci spray painted the wall of Aamer Khan's Woodside home with the words “Aamer, you scum, pick up your […]

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Long ISland CityFatal Accident A motorcycle fatally collided with a sanitation truck on September 22. According to police, the motorcyclist, a 27-year-old male, had been traveling eastbound on Review Avenue when he collided with the truck traveling westbound. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead on the scene. There were no arrests made and […]

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108th Precinct


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WoodsideWoman Stabs Mother A 58-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her 91-year-old mother repeatedly with scissors on August 1. According to reports, Marilyn Pulaski stabbed her mother in the head, arms and legs. The victim, Helen Pulaski, was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where she is listed in serious but stable condition. The suspect […]

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Long Island CityMotorcycle Crashes, One Dead A motorcyclist collided with a wall on the Brooklyn-bound BQE between Roosevelt Avenue and Queens Boulevard on August 13. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel responded and took the victim, Mahmod Hamdan, 31, to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A medical examiner is to determine the cause […]

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LOng Island CityOff-Duty Officer Arrested An off-duty correction officer was arrested on July 8 for allegedly pointing a firearm at two males with whom he had had a dispute. Correction officer Raul Malave has been charged with menacing in connection with the incident.

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Long Island CityDOA Found An unidentified male was found, down and unconscious with head trauma at the corner of 43rd Road and 12th Street on June 3. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded and pronounced him dead on the scene. A medical examiner will determine the cause of death. The investigation is ongoing.

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Long Island CityFatal Crash On Queensborough Bridge A man was killed after he crashed his car on the upper level of the Queensborough Bridge on April 21. According to police, the car hit the left wall of the bridge on the Manhattan-bound Thompson Street entrance to the upper level just before 4 a.m. The 24-year-old […]

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108th Precinct


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Long Island CityTeacher Arrested A physical education teacher at Aviation High School was arrested on March 16 for allegedly threatening three students with a knife after they refused to participate in class. Mark Omeltchenko, 45, was charged with menacing as well as harassment and endangering the welfare of a child following the incident.

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Long Island City Pedestrian Fatally Struck A man was crossing southbound on Queens Boulevard at Jackson Avenue on February 24 when he was struck by a 1996 Toyota Landcruiser traveling eastbound on Queens Boulevard. The driver, a 65-year-old male, remained on the scene. The victim was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he was pronounced […]

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New precinct captain will start ‘Neighborhood Friday’


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THE COURIER/Photo by Angy Altamirano

Captain Brian Hennessy feels like he is back home, and he’s ready to bring the tools that helped him succeed in the 108th Precinct to his new command.

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