Howard Beach is hoping to add a few more sets of eyes and ears to its streets in hopes of preventing crime.
The 106th Precinct is taking to Twitter to stop noise from trending.
A 49 year-old man was robbed and assaulted in front of a deli in South Ozone Park earlier this month, according to police.
Despite the fact that incidents of domestic violence have increased by more than 50 percent in the 106th Precinct in the past year, police still say victims are underreporting the crimes.
Domestic violence crimes have increased over 50 percent in south Queens and cops are reaching out to bring awareness to the community.
A new police initiative has hit the streets to combat car break-ins, and cops want residents to know if they can spot a loose item in your car, a criminal can as well.
Car thefts in south Queens are up nearly double what they were at this time last year.
Police stripped a South Ozone Park home of auto parts on Monday after discovering an alleged chop shop operation at the residence.
Just shy of one month after an off-duty cop was beaten nearly to death, Officer Vincent Siraco of the 106th Precinct was honored for nabbing his fellow cop’s attacker. Sergeant Mohammed Dean took a brutal beating in Ozone Park on Nov. 17 that left him unconscious. As police pulled up to the scene on Liberty Avenue [...]
Backup is here, as the 106th Precinct added 16 new cops recently. “They are a most welcomed addition to the community and we are very happy to have them,” said Deputy Inspector Jeffrey Schiff, the precinct’s Commanding Officer. The precinct, which encompasses Ozone Park, Lindenwood and Howard Beach, has experienced an increase in car thefts [...]