109th Precinct cautions about airplane ticket scams
Police Queens Courier Staff 10/29/2013 at 11:41AM

RACHEL LANDAU The 109th Precinct urges users of certain websites to be extra cautious. According to officers, a 23-year-old Asian man is wanted by police for duping a victim out of thousands of dollars.  The man sold the victim 19 roundtrip tickets from New York City to Shanghai, valued at $22,000, which he said he [...]

In need of gas, drivers turn online to find fuel
In need of gas, drivers turn online to find fuel
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/05/2012 at 3:28PM

Desperate to find fuel following Sandy, drivers are turning to online sources, such as Twitter, Craigslist and other websites to get gas. Driving around or travelling far distances aren’t an option as a car’s gas gauge moves closer to empty, so to better pinpoint where to go to fill up, people are crowdsourcing, Reuters reported. Popular [...]

109th Precinct Crime Prevention Tips
News Michael Pantelidis 11/03/2011 at 1:13PM

With unattended property crimes, cases of con games and larcenies of rims and tires rising across the confines of the 109th Precinct, the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) Crime Prevention Unit is providing the public with tips on how to keep their valuables safe.             According to the NYPD, Nissan Maximas, Cadillacs and Infinitis are [...]