Crimes

Police seek gas station robber
News Toni Cimino 9/30/2011 at 12:27PM

Officers of the 111th Precinct are searching for a man they say held up a gas station at 8:15 this morning. According to a source, the unidentified armed man went into the location, at 244-05 Northern Boulevard, and demanded money from the attendant. The cash was put in a bag and the perp, in a [...]

Stabbing leaves L.I.C students feeling unsafe
Stabbing leaves L.I.C students feeling unsafe
News Jay Lane 9/29/2011 at 3:50PM

Last week’s altercation on the fifth floor of Long Island City High School, which left one student in the hospital with a stab wound in his back, has frayed the nerves of many students and their parents. “Towards the end of seventh period, a broadcast came over the system telling everyone to stay in their [...]

Playground torched
Playground torched
News Jay Lane 9/29/2011 at 3:03PM

Sometime between the evening of Tuesday, September 27 and the morning of Wednesday, September 28, an individual or group apparently set fire to a playground, located in Alley Pond Park, at the intersection of Springfield Boulevard and 76th Avenue in Oakland Gardens. According to officials, the fire damaged both the ground surface and several pieces [...]

Police Blotter
Police Blotter
Police Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 6:46PM

107th Precinct Fresh Meadows, Cunningham Heights, Hilltop Village, Electchester, Pomonok Seek attempted bank robber The New York Police Department is asking for your help in locating the suspect who is wanted in connection with an attempted bank robbery. On Tuesday, August 30, the suspect entered the Capital One Bank located at 70-09 Parsons Boulevard and [...]