Glendale man who allegedly voiced threats against cops sentenced for weapons charge


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A Glendale man arrested after voicing threats against police officers in the wake of two cop killings last December will spend the next three years behind bars after pleading guilty to a weapons possession charge, prosecutors announced on Monday.

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Armed bandits in Springfield Gardens stickup linked to earlier robbery: cops


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Two armed robbers wanted for tying up employees at a Fresh Meadows RadioShack earlier this month are suspected of pulling off the same crime at a Springfield Gardens cellphone store on Tuesday, police said.

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MTA train operator arrested in hit-and-run death of celebrity jeweler in Forest Hills


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An MTA train operator has been arrested for striking and killing a well-known jeweler in Forest Hills with his car, authorities said.

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Second arrest made in deadly Jackson Heights shooting


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A second individual has been arrested several months after a Corona man was gunned down in broad daylight on a Jackson Heights street, according to authorities.

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Rockaway pair convicted on murder and kidnapping charges


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Two 29-year-old Queens men have been convicted of second-degree murder and other charges in the brutal April 2012 stabbing death of a man who had begun a relationship with the estranged wife of one of the defendants.

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Perp violently attacks security guard outside Aqueduct, steals his Lexus: NYPD


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A 66-year-old security guard was brutally assaulted in front of Aqueduct Racetrack over the weekend before his attacker stole his car, police said.

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Jamaica man sentenced to 20 years in prison on abduction charges


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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A 35-year-old Queens man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for abducting a Harlem woman who died after a brutal beating by the man and his wife in December 2013.

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Enjoy a ‘Night Out’ with Queens’ Finest at fun events this August


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Queens residents can enjoy fun activities while also supporting their local police during National Night Out Against Crime events scheduled to take place across the borough on Tuesday, Aug. 4.

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