Councilman Ruben Wills was arrested Wednesday after a corruption investigation discovered he allegedly stole public campaign funds and state grant money.
A 24-year-old man is dead after he was shot in Jamaica Monday night in a dispute over a parking space police and reports said.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Showers early, then partly cloudy for the afternoon. High around 75. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low 52. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Police are looking for man who they say stabbed a teen so badly that she needed more than 100 stitches.
An elderly Jamaica man missing since this weekend was discovered dead in a Long Island body of water Wednesday, police said.
Cops slammed the brakes on illegal drag racing after an early-morning bust Sunday in Maspeth led to six men facing possible jail time, authorities said.
A man arrested last May for sexually abusing two young South Ozone Park girls pleaded guilty to the crimes Monday, District Attorney Richard Brown said.
Nearly 170 graduating students of P.S. 117 in Briarwood may not receive their caps and gowns and may miss out on senior events at the end of their elementary school experience because $30,000 is miss- ing from the accounts of the school’s PTA, The Courier has learned.
A drive-by shooting in Jamaica Sunday afternoon left a 17-year-old dead and another teen wounded, cops said.
Authorities apprehended a man in Georgia and charged him with murder two years after he allegedly killed a 24-year-old in St. Albans, cops said.