Bill Bratton

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/17/2014 at 7:24AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Mostly sunny. High 51. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Thursday night: Mainly clear. Low 36. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.

Drag racers busted in Maspeth
Police Queens Courier Staff 4/08/2014 at 3:51PM

Cops slammed the brakes on illegal drag racing after an early-morning bust Sunday in Maspeth led to six men facing possible jail time, authorities said.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/31/2014 at 7:56AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: Rain and snow showers this morning. Then becoming partly cloudy this afternoon. High near 55. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Monday night: Clear skies. Low 34. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph.

Corona man arraigned in child porn bust
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/10/2014 at 6:08PM

A Corona man has been arraigned on charges involving promoting and possessing child pornography after he allegedly lured young girls through the Internet by convincing them they were playing a game, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Monday.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2014 at 7:38AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: A mix of clouds and sun. High 38. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night: A few clouds. Low 18. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/18/2014 at 7:28AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Cloudy with rain and snow this morning becoming foggy with light rain for the afternoon. High near 40. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Snow accumulations less than one inch. Tuesday night: A few passing clouds. Low 29. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.

Two charged in counterfeit Super Bowl ticket operation
Two charged in counterfeit Super Bowl ticket operation
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2014 at 4:10PM

Two men have been charged with running a counterfeit operation in Queens and elsewhere, allegedly manufacturing and selling tickets to the Super Bowl and NFL playoff games, District Attorney Richard Brown and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Tuesday.

De Blasio sworn in as 109th mayor of New York City
De Blasio sworn in as 109th mayor of New York City
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 1/01/2014 at 8:12AM

New York City’s 109th mayor, Bill de Blasio, was sworn in during a ceremony at his Park Slope, Brooklyn home just after midnight Wednesday, followed by a formal inauguration on the steps of City Hall later that day.

De Blasio names Bill Bratton next NYPD commissioner
De Blasio names Bill Bratton next NYPD commissioner
Politics Maggie Hayes 12/05/2013 at 11:49AM

In a much anticipated move, mayor-elect Bill de Blasio named Bill Bratton as the city’s top cop  on Thursday, promising to “heal the wounds” caused by stop-and-frisk. “He has combined the best of tradition and the best of innovation in an extraordinary career of achievement,” de Blasio said. This is Bratton’s second run as commissioner, [...]