An escaped prisoner who struck a detective with an unmarked police van in Ridgewood as he attempted to flee Monday evening has been caught in Manhattan, cops said Tuesday afternoon.
The U.S. Coast Guard treated Middle Village resident Colin Flood, who is battling leukemia, to a visit and personal tour of a helicopter.
The Knockdown Center has applied for a liquor license from the State Liquor Authority again, but the community board is once again in opposition.
Police from the 104th Precinct released flyers warning residents about home burglaries, in an effort to get information to help prevent more break-ins.
The NYPD arrested two local men in the past few days and charged both with multiple acts of graffiti each.
Police arrested a Brooklyn resident on Monday afternoon in connection with four robberies in Ridgewood last month.
Cops are looking for two suspects that have robbed residents in Ridgewood at knifepoint several times in the last month.
A perpetrator stole nearly $7,000 in cash from Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church in Maspeth, cops said.
Cops from the 104th Precinct arrested a man in connection with a bank robbery at a Chase Bank in Maspeth.
The 104th Precinct is planning to step up activity in Highland Park as to limit use after park curfew.