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NYC murders, shootings reach record lows
NYC murders, shootings reach record lows
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 12/27/2013 at 3:23PM

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is leaving office with the fewest murders and shootings in recorded city history. There have been 332 homicides so far in 2013, down 20 percent from the previous record low, set last year, according to the mayor. Murders have dropped 32 percent since 2001, when he was elected.

Police searching for missing Jamaica man
Police searching for missing Jamaica man
News Jay Lane 3/16/2012 at 11:00AM

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following missing male who resides within the confines of the 106th Precinct.   The missing male is identified as:   Vernell McCallum M/B/71 160-10 111th Avenue Jamaica, NY   Vernell McCallum was last seen inside of the “Resort World Casino” located [...]