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Drag racers busted in Maspeth
Police Queens Courier Staff 4/08/2014 at 3:51PM

Cops slammed the brakes on illegal drag racing after an early-morning bust Sunday in Maspeth led to six men facing possible jail time, authorities said.

Beware of Green Dot MoneyPak scam: NYPD
Beware of Green Dot MoneyPak scam: NYPD
Police Queens Courier Staff 4/08/2014 at 10:49AM

Police are alerting residents about a scam involving Green Dot MoneyPak cards. In the scam, victims are contacted by a caller who claims to be from a utility company or the IRS and states that money is past due.