Twenty-three Queens residents, including an NYPD cop, registered nurse and paramedic, were arrested as part of a large-scale operation targeting the online distribution of child pornography.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Partly to mostly cloudy. High 68. Winds ENE at 15 to 25 mph. Tuesday night: Some clouds. Low 54. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.
The hammer-wielding robber wanted in three attacks, including an assault on a Queens woman, is in custody, police said.
The NYPD has identified the suspect they say robbed and attacked his victims with a hammer in Queens and Brooklyn.
Police are looking for a 33-year-old man they say shot three people in March at the NYCHA Queensbridge South Houses in Long Island City.
Cops from the 109th Precinct in Flushing reached into their pockets to help out a pair of 71-year-old twin sisters, who were robbed of their monthly income, the NYPD said on its Facebook page.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Partly cloudy. High 68. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Friday night: A few passing clouds, otherwise generally clear. Low 49. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Pedestrians and school children will soon be able to safely cross a busy Elmhurst intersection.
A Queens cop was slapped with child pornography charges after videos of underage girls engaging in sexual acts were allegedly found on his computer.
Salman Hamdani lost his life trying to help people on 9/11 and for his sacrifice, Community Board 11 and Councilman Paul Vallone honored him by co-naming 204th Street in Bayside, where he grew up, as “Salman Hamdani Way.” But his mother, Talat, believes it’s just the first step toward getting the recognition he deserves after the injustice he received.