108th Precinct

Santas come to Sunnyside for charity pub crawl
Santas come to Sunnyside for charity pub crawl
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 12/07/2013 at 6:44PM

Sunnyside’s Boulevard Bars, a collective of 10 bars and restaurants on and around Queens Boulevard, held their Second Annual Sunnyside Santathon pub crawl for charity on Saturday. All who took part in this year’s Santathon were dressed in their best Santa attire, and some even came as Santa’s little helpers.

Sunnyside bars, restaurants to host Santathon pub crawl for charity
Sunnyside bars, restaurants to host Santathon pub crawl for charity
West Angy Altamirano 12/05/2013 at 4:56PM

The Santas are coming to town. Sunnyside’s Boulevard Bars, a collective of 10 bars and restaurants on and around Queens Boulevard, will be holding their Second Annual Sunnyside Santathon pub crawl for charity on Saturday starting at 3 p.m. Whoever wants to participate must be dressed in their best Santa attire and can pick up [...]

Teen pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver
News Maggie Hayes 9/29/2013 at 10:56AM

Luis Bravo was walking on Broadway at 58th Street when a car driving by struck and killed him. Saturday, September 28 around 11 p.m., police responded to a 9-1-1 call of a car accident involving Bravo, 19, police said, within the confines of the 108th Precinct. Upon arrival, police found Bravo unconscious and unresponsive, with [...]

Body found in trunk identified as missing Queens woman
Body found in trunk identified as missing Queens woman
Police Queens Courier Staff 5/29/2013 at 3:27PM

Updated  9:27 p.m. Police have confirmed the body found in the trunk of a car in Woodside is 42-year-old Young Joo Byun, a Flushing woman who went missing last week. Her death has been ruled a homicide and is still under investigation, the NYPD said. Byun was last seen leaving her Maspeth workplace around 4:30 a.m. on [...]

Officer from Queens precinct kills child, boyfriend in apparent murder-suicide
Officer from Queens precinct kills child, boyfriend in apparent murder-suicide
Police Angy Altamirano 4/15/2013 at 1:06PM

An off-duty police officer who was recently assigned to a Queens precinct shot her boyfriend and their one-year-old son before killing herself at their home in Brooklyn, according to published reports. The officer, identified as Rosette M. Samuel, 43, had reportedly become part of the police force in September 2000 and was currently working at the 108th Precinct, [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/13/2012 at 7:37AM

UPDATE: Queens woman who vanished Sunday found alive and well in Texas A missing 26-year-old Queens woman, who may have run away to escape plans for an arranged marriage, been found alive and well in Texas, law enforcement sources said Thursday. Rajwinder Kaur’s family was thankful and relieved she had been located, but shot down the idea [...]

Courier Police Blotter
Courier Police Blotter
News Toni Cimino 12/14/2011 at 1:55PM

111th Precinct Bayside, Douglaston, Little Neck, Auburndale, Hollis Hills and Fresh Meadows Last Precinct Council meeting of 2011  The 111th Precinct held its last Council Meeting of the year, updating residents on crime stats and honoring December’s “Cop of the Month.” “This year we’re down nine percent in crime. We’re down in every category, except [...]

Suspects wanted for Himalayan Mini Market burglary
Suspects wanted for Himalayan Mini Market burglary
News Toni Cimino 11/09/2011 at 4:18PM

The NYPD is asking for your help in finding two individuals wanted in connection with a commercial burglary in Woodside. On Sunday, October 30, the two suspects entered the Himalayan Mini Market at 39-02 64th Street and took cash, calling cards and cigarettes.  Both suspects fled on foot. Suspect number one is a male black [...]

Sunnyside and Woodside concerned over sex attacks
Sunnyside and Woodside concerned over sex attacks
News Michael Pantelidis 10/17/2011 at 2:45PM

For the past month, women in Sunnyside and Woodside have been looking over their shoulders for a predator on pedals. With incidents of sexual assault rising across the five boroughs, the neighboring communities are the most recent areas to experience repeated sexual attacks on women. Beginning September 15, five women and one 12-year-old girl have [...]