Maspeth students learn about public servants on Law Day


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RIDGEWOOD TIMES/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Leaders in local, state and national law enforcement joined emergency response teams and civic groups in celebration of the 39th annual “Law Day” hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Maspeth on May 22 at Maspeth’s I.S. 73.

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Alleged Resorts World Casino killer fatally shot by cops in Brooklyn


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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A 51-year-old woman was shot and killed in the parking lot at the Resorts World Casino early Tuesday morning by her ex-boyfriend, who was later killed in a shootout with police in Brooklyn, according to authorities.

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Queens cops among police union’s ‘Finest of the Finest’


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Photo courtesy NYPD

A Rockaway officer who gave his life rescuing fire victims in Brooklyn and two cops who stopped a hatchet-wielding attacker in Jamaica are among those being saluted for bravery during the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association’s (PBA) Finest of the Finest award ceremony Thursday afternoon in Manhattan.

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Identity theft tops crime talk at 112th Precinct meeting in Forest Hills


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Angela Matua

With identity theft on the rise, a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) representative came to Wednesday night’s 112th Precinct Community Council meeting in Forest Hills to educate residents on the issues and solutions related to the problem.

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Queens Village mailman busted for dumping letters in trash


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Photo via Property Shark/Christopher Bride

A postal carrier based in Queens Village dumped more than 2,000 pieces of mail in the garbage while on the job, federal agents charged in a criminal complaint filed last week.

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Volunteer patrol praised for efforts to find missing Glendale student


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TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Efforts to track down a missing Glendale student and honors for a graffiti-fighting cop were highlighted during Thursday’s meeting of the 104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol (104COP) at St. Pancras Pfeifer Hall in Glendale.

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