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New NYPD technology could detect concealed weapons
New NYPD technology could detect concealed weapons
News Maggie Hayes 1/26/2013 at 10:44AM

NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly called 2012 the year that will be remembered for an “epic” storm, a presidential election, the fiscal cliff and New York City’s fewest homicides in more than half a century – and the police department is continuing work to further decrease that number. Last year, Kelly discussed a new tool capable [...]

Jackson Heights bank robbed
Jackson Heights bank robbed
News Jay Lane 1/07/2012 at 11:21AM

Jackson Heights bank robbed A gunman dressed in a brown UPS uniform took a female bank employee hostage as he held up a Queens branch yesterday, authorities said. The man walked into the Sovereign branch on 31st Avenue in Jackson Heights at 9:40 a.m., pressed the barrel a silver revolver into the back of the [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/10/2011 – Queens teachers disciplined
Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/10/2011 – Queens teachers disciplined
Top Stories Jay Lane 10/10/2011 at 9:42AM

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/10/2011   What did you learn in school today? Over 20 Department of Education employees have been disciplined over the course of the past 2 years due to inappropriate conduct. Angel Vazquez, a teacher at P.S. 117 in Queens was fired after complaints that he waved a box cutter at students, [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

Police seek murder suspect
Police seek murder suspect
News Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 3:34PM

Police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a July homicide. Barrington Grant, 22, is wanted for the murder of Mark Torres, 19, that took place on July 5 in front of 41-03 Vernon Boulevard. The suspect is 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 196 pounds. He has black hair and brown [...]