Crimes

Shock cop suicide
Shock cop suicide
News Jay Lane 1/20/2012 at 9:13AM

Shock cop suicide An NYPD cop fatally shot himself last night while on-duty and interviewing the victim of a Queens car break-in, sources told The Post. The officer, whose name was withheld pending family notification, got into a heated argument on his cellphone with his girlfriend and fired one bullet into his face after the [...]

Mom remembers daughters killed in Conn. Christmas Day blaze, calls tragedy ‘incomprehensible’
Mom remembers daughters killed in Conn. Christmas Day blaze, calls tragedy ‘incomprehensible’
News Jay Lane 1/05/2012 at 3:33PM

Mom remembers daughters killed in Conn. Christmas Day blaze, calls tragedy ‘incomprehensible’   Calling the Christmas Day fire that killed her three daughters and parents “incomprehensible,” fashion ad exec Madonna Badger told hundreds of people packed in a Fifth Avenue church this morning that she’ll never forget her family. “Why did this happen to my [...]

Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer
Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer
News Jay Lane 12/14/2011 at 8:54AM

Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer Prosecutors said Tuesday that Lamont Pride didn’t hesitate to pull the trigger on NYPD Officer Peter Figoski. “He was targeted for homicide because he wore the uniform of the NYPD,” said Ken Taub, chief of homicide at the Brooklyn district attorney’s office. Prosecutors say Pride [...]

Police seek man who grabbed 8 year old girl in Flushing
Police seek man who grabbed 8 year old girl in Flushing
News Toni Cimino 10/29/2011 at 1:50AM

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for grabbing an 8 year old girl at a Flushing clothing store. On Wednesday, October 26, at approximately 5:45 p.m. the young girl was shopping with her mother at the Marshall’s at 40-24 College Point Boulevard when the victim stepped away to [...]

Police Blotter
Police Blotter
News Toni Cimino 10/19/2011 at 1:53PM

107th Precinct Fresh Meadows, Cunningham Heights, Hilltop Village, Electchester, Pomonok Seek men in string of robberies The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in locating and identifying the two suspects wanted in connection with a burglary pattern. The first incident occurred on Thursday, August 14, when the suspects broke into the Checkers Restaurant located [...]

Queens’ Morning Round Up – 10/14/2011: Queens foster care abductors held on bail
Queens’ Morning Round Up – 10/14/2011: Queens foster care abductors held on bail
News Jay Lane 10/14/2011 at 10:43AM

Queens’ Morning Round Up – 10/14/2011   Abductors held on $75,000 bail Two weeks ago Shanel Nadal, and her husband Nephra Payne were arrested in Harrisburg, PA after abducting their 8 children from a foster care facility in Queens. Presiding judge Ira Margulis, has issued and order of protection for the children and held both [...]

Police Blotter
Police Blotter
Police Toni Cimino 10/13/2011 at 12:10PM

111th Precinct Bayside, Douglaston, Little Neck, Auburndale, Hollis Hills, and Fresh Meadows Serial robber? Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the 111th Precinct on Saturday, October 1 at a Dunkin Donuts/gas station located at 219-02 Horace Harding Expressway (between Bell and Springfield Boulevards). The perp allegedly entered the location at around 6:30 [...]

Police Blotter
News Toni Cimino 9/30/2011 at 2:49PM

105th Precinct Queens Village, Cambria Heights, Laurelton, Rosedale, Springfield Gardens, Bellerose, Glen Oaks, New Hyde Park and Floral Park Seek bank robbery suspect The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance with the whereabouts and identity of the individual wanted in connection with a bank robbery in the confines of the 105th Precinct. On Saturday, [...]