Crime

Drug bust at LeFrak City
News Toni Cimino 10/21/2011 at 2:30PM

A seven-month undercover investigation at LeFrak City netted the arrest of 46 people on drug and other charges. The defendants – who range in age from 17 to 63 – are charged with selling crack and powdered cocaine, marijuana, heroin, and other controlled substances, including prescription medications, to undercover police officers on hundreds of occasions [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/21/2011: Former Libyan dictator Moammar Khadafy dead
Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/21/2011: Former Libyan dictator Moammar Khadafy dead
News Jay Lane 10/21/2011 at 2:21PM

Woman fatally stabbed, 2 teens injured in Rockaways The NYPD is investigating a stabbing spree in Queens in which a woman was killed and two teenage girls were injured. Police say the three were attacked on Beach 96th Street in the Rockaways. Police say the woman, 48-year-old Elizabeth Harris of Queens, suffered a stab wound [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/17/2011: Woman fights off sexual assault
Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/17/2011: Woman fights off sexual assault
Top Stories Jay Lane 10/17/2011 at 10:07AM

Woman fights off attacker Last night in the Brookville section of Queens a woman was violently attacked. At 7:30pm the 23 year old woman exited a bus on Edgewood Avenue when a man approached her and punched her in the head twice. The assailant attempted to bring the woman to the ground but she struggled [...]

Sheehan’s fate in the hands of jury
Sheehan’s fate in the hands of jury
Police Michael Pantelidis 10/05/2011 at 2:09PM

The trial for Barbara Sheehan’s life started long before September 9. According to the 50-year-old mother of two, her life was on the line each day of the final 18 years of her marriage. The Howard Beach resident is being tried on charges of second-degree murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon [...]