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Alleged cop killer gets into Rikers Island brawl with guards
Alleged cop killer gets into Rikers Island brawl with guards
News Jay Lane 12/20/2011 at 12:29PM

Alleged cop killer gets into Rikers Island brawl with guards Alleged cop killer Lamont Pride got into a fight with two jail guards after the ex-con refused to undergo a routine search, authorities said today. Pride, 27, has been charged in the murder of Officer Peter Figoski after he allegedly shot the cop in the [...]

Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts
Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts
News Jay Lane 11/29/2011 at 9:06AM

Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts Two New York men were charged by Westport police Monday night with stealing $5,000 in merchandise from pharmacies here and area communities. The men, accompanied by an underage girl, were taken into custody shortly after 8 p.m. Monday when workers at the CVS on Post Road East called [...]

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 [...]

Barbara Sheehan lawyers plan appeal
Barbara Sheehan lawyers plan appeal
News Michael Pantelidis 10/12/2011 at 10:09AM

The chapter of the Barbara Sheehan murder trial is complete, but the story’s conclusion has yet to be written. Although the 50-year-old mother of two was acquitted of second degree murder, a jury of nine women and three men chose to convict her of criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree for the [...]

102nd Precinct commander wants to address problems
102nd Precinct commander wants to address problems
News Melissa Chan 9/27/2011 at 1:32PM

The most recent 102nd Precinct Community Council meeting drew a larger crowd than usual, according to Community Council President Maria Thomson and Deputy Inspector Armando DeLeon. More than 50 local residents attended the monthly meeting in Richmond Hill on Tuesday, September 20 to voice their current concerns, as well as issues they encountered over the [...]