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Police officer shot in Harlem
News Billy Rennison 2/14/2012 at 5:19PM

An NYPD officer was shot in Harlem just before 4:30 p.m. today, police said. The officer was shot in the left arm during a chase with a perp that left the suspect dead. The perp, a black male in his 50s, was shot in the chest and declared dead on the scene, according to police. [...]

Luxe penthouse up in smoke
Luxe penthouse up in smoke
News Jay Lane 1/08/2012 at 9:54AM

Luxe penthouse up in smoke A raging fire destroyed a luxurious, multimillion-dollar penthouse on the Upper East Side last night, authorities said. The blaze started at 7:50 p.m. at 2 East End Ave., quickly engulfing the three-floor penthouse in flames. It took firefighters more than an hour to get the inferno under control, the FDNY [...]

Eighteen people busted in alleged $1.9M auto loan scheme in Queens
Eighteen people busted in alleged $1.9M auto loan scheme in Queens
News Jay Lane 12/01/2011 at 3:38PM

Eighteen people busted in alleged $1.9M auto loan scheme in Queens Eighteen people were indicted today for their alleged roles in two auto loan fraud schemes that resulted in nearly $2 million in losses, authorities said. Sixteen people have been arraigned in Queens Supreme Court on charges that include grand larceny and possession of stolen [...]

Twenty Charged With Alleged Trafficking Of Eastern European Women
Twenty Charged With Alleged Trafficking Of Eastern European Women
News Jay Lane 11/30/2011 at 1:59PM

Twenty Charged With Alleged Trafficking Of Eastern European Women Immigration and law enforcement officials have arrested and charged 20 people, including five Queens residents and three Brooklyn residents, in connection with a human trafficking operation that allegedly brought women from Russia and Eastern Europe and forced them to dance in various strip clubs in the [...]