Crime Stoppers

Queens grand larceny suspects trick victims with flat tire claim
Queens grand larceny suspects trick victims with flat tire claim
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/06/2013 at 11:49AM

The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in apprehending three suspects wanted in connection to 12 grand larcenies that occurred in multiple locations across Queens between August 9 and February 28. During the incidents, victims are approached by one of the suspects who distracts the victims usually by informing them that their cars have [...]

NYPD looking for suspect who shot man in behind, then fled
NYPD looking for suspect who shot man in behind, then fled
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2013 at 9:34AM

Police are looking for a suspect after he walked up to a man in Rosedale and shot him, said the NYPD On Saturday, March 2, around 3:50 a.m., the suspect approached the victim in front of 234-36 Merrick Boulevard, displayed a firearm, shot him in the buttocks, then fled on foot. The victim was transported [...]

Police looking for suspect who tied up, robbed 69-year-old Elmhurst woman
Police looking for suspect who tied up, robbed 69-year-old Elmhurst woman
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/22/2013 at 8:14AM

The NYPD is trying to identify a robber who broke into an Elmhurst woman’s apartment, tied her up, then took off with her property, said police. On Thursday, February 14, around 6:20 p.m., the 69-year-old victim entered her home and found the suspect inside. The robber grabbed the woman, threw her to the floor and [...]

Burglar swipes electronics from Long Island City church
Burglar swipes electronics from Long Island City church
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/21/2013 at 7:02AM

An unholy burglar broke into a Long Island City church Monday, stealing some of its electronics. According to police, the suspect entered the Friendship Baptist Church, located at 38-35 12th Street, by breaking in through the back door. Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public [...]

Police looking for Century 21 wallet snatcher
Police looking for Century 21 wallet snatcher
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/12/2013 at 2:32PM

Authorities are trying to identify a woman wanted for stealing a wallet from a Century 21 shopper last month, said police. On Sunday, January 20, at approximately 11:30 a.m., while the victim was inside the Rego Park discount department store, the suspect removed a wallet from the victim’s handbag without permission or her knowledge. Police [...]

Group of women wanted for assault, robbery in Far Rockaway
Group of women wanted for assault, robbery in Far Rockaway
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/11/2013 at 10:23AM

Police are looking for six women wanted for allegedly assaulting, then stealing electronics from two female victims in Far Rockaway. On Wednesday, January 16, around 4:20 p.m., the group of women approached the victims at the rear of 32-11 Beach Channel Drive. The suspects then assaulted them and fled with one victim’s cell phone and the [...]

Police release photo of second Jamaica subway stabbing suspect
Police release photo of second Jamaica subway stabbing suspect
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/11/2013 at 8:35AM

The NYPD has released a photo of the second suspect involved in a stabbing at a Jamaica Center-Parsons/Archer subway station platform on Monday, February 4 that left three teens injured. Last week the police released a photo and video of another suspect involved in the same incident. Both are wanted for allegedly stabbing the victims, ages 17, 18 [...]

Suspects rob Queens hotels at gunpoint
Suspects rob Queens hotels at gunpoint
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/07/2013 at 10:30AM

Two suspects are wanted in a string of Queens hotel robberies, said police. In each incident the suspects displayed a firearm, demanded money, then fled with the cash in a silver Audi. The first robbery occurred on December 29, at approximately 1:00 p.m. at a Quality Inn located on 138-68 94th Avenue in Jamaica. In addition [...]

Bank robbers wanted in Flushing, Rosedale
Bank robbers wanted in Flushing, Rosedale
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/06/2013 at 10:46AM

The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying suspects wanted in two separate January bank robberies in Queens. On Wednesday, January 9, at 9:15 a.m. the first suspect entered a Capital One Bank, located at 145-15 243rd Street in Rosedale, approached the teller and demanded money. The teller complied and the suspect fled [...]

Two wanted in Queens robbery of 12-year-old
Two wanted in Queens robbery of 12-year-old
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/04/2013 at 8:26AM

Police are looking for two teens wanted for robbing a 12-year-old boy in South Richmond Hill last week. On Thursday, January 31, at about 4:00 p.m., the victim was walking near 104-24 111 Street when the suspects approached him from behind, pinned him up against a tree and demanded his phone. The victim complied and [...]