110th Precinct shaves hair, raises funds for fellow officer


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/ Photos by Angy Altamirano

Lieutenant Patrick Welsh did not have to think twice when deciding to shave his long curls for fellow officer and friend, Sergeant Paul Ferrara.

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Kelly proposes new 110th Precinct in park


By Queens Courier Staff

Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly has proposed building a new 110th Precinct in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, the largest park in Queens. The idea was presented on Monday, May 20 at a Public Safety Committee budget hearing. The New York Police Department (NYPD) in conjunction with the mayor’s office and the City of New York Parks and […]

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Driver With Suspended License Hits, Kills Girl


By Queens Courier Staff

A 13-year-old girl was struck and killed by a driver with a suspended license on Thursday, August 16. The victim, Caroolina Hernandez, was crossing the intersection of 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard on her bicycle when she was hit by a 2006 Chevy truck making a right turn. The girl was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, […]

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Graffiti clean-up in 110th Precinct


| vmimoni@queenscourier.com

About two dozen volunteers recently sacrificed a perfect spring Saturday afternoon, to fight the good fight against graffiti vandals in Elmhurst. The group, organized by the 110th Precinct Community Council, gathered in front of Newtown High School at 90th Street and 48th Avenue on April 28. For two hours, they fanned out to nearby graffiti […]

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By Queens Courier Staff

ElmhurstBank Robbery Two unidentified men allegedly robbed a North Fork Bank located at 89-01 Queens Boulevard on Friday, December 15. According to police, the suspects entered the bank, approached separate tellers and displayed silver handguns. They demanded cash from the tellers and fled with an undetermined amount of money. The first suspect is described as […]

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By Queens Courier Staff

ElmhurstSuspect Wanted In Sexual Assault A 13-year-old girl was giving directions to a stranger driving a Lincoln Towncar at 48th Avenue and 92nd Street on December 12 when the suspect convinced her to enter the vehicle. The suspect then drove the girl to 50th Avenue and 97th Street, claimed he was police officer and attempted […]

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By Queens Courier Staff

ElmhurstArrest In Fatal Stabbing A man has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man on September 4. According to police, Luis Hernandez, 28, was arrested and charged with murder, attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the incident which also left another man hospitalized.

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