Forest Park rape

Cops pull back some Forest Park patrols
News Cristabelle Tumola 10/15/2013 at 4:44PM

The NYPD is pulling back some of its police presence in Forest Park months after beefing up patrols following an August rape cops connected to five other sexual assaults in the park between March 2011 and this summer. Police decided to remove eight cop cars that were patrolling the area after there were no additional [...]

Op-Ed: Simple measures for park safety
News Op-Ed 9/10/2013 at 11:25AM

Late last week, the NYPD revealed that the suspect being sought in the late August attack of a 69-year old jogger in Forest Park is allegedly responsible for five previous attacks in and around the 538-acre park. Police presence has been increased with a temporary command center being set up at the intersection of Myrtle [...]

Forest Park rape suspect tied to five additional sexual assaults
Forest Park rape suspect tied to five additional sexual assaults
Police Cristabelle Tumola 9/05/2013 at 5:02PM

Police have connected the suspect wanted in a Forest Park rape last month to five more sexual assaults in the same area. The NYPD, which released a new sketch of the suspect Thursday, said the man allegedly attacked six different females, ranging from ages 13 to 69, between March 2011 and this August. The latest [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 9/03/2013 at 7:11AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with thunderstorms, then thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 82. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 66. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Open-Mic Storytelling Show at The Creek & the [...]

Cops seek suspect in Forest Park rape
Cops seek suspect in Forest Park rape
Police Queens Courier Staff 8/30/2013 at 4:15PM

Last updated Tuesday, September 3 Police are looking for the man they say tasered and pushed a woman to the ground before raping her in Forest Park. The attack happened around 4:30 p.m. on Monday, August 26 when the victim, a 69-year-old woman, while jogging through the park, was approached by the suspect. The victim was taken [...]