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Rash of rims and tires being stolen in south Queens
Rash of rims and tires being stolen in south Queens
News Terence M. Cullen 6/05/2012 at 8:00AM

If you live in Howard Beach, Ozone Park or Lindenwood, police are cautioning that you keep an eye on your car — and be wary of where you store your wheel lock key. There has been an increased number of thefts in rims and tires from late-model Nissan Maximas, Honda Accords and Toyota Camrys, police [...]

Man busted in city-wide manhole cover thefts
News Jay Lane 5/10/2012 at 3:57PM

The man behind the theft of manhole covers has been uncovered. Andrew Modica, 46, was arrested yesterday in connection with the numerous stolen manhole covers across the city, law enforcement sources told The Post this morning. Cops pulled Modica over in a stolen pickup truck near his home on 67th Street and 21st Avenue in Brooklyn after [...]

Police capture armed robbery suspect using stolen iPhone’s tracking technology
Police capture armed robbery suspect using stolen iPhone’s tracking technology
News Billy Rennison 2/06/2012 at 11:50AM

An armed robber was recently captured after being under an “iCloud” of suspicion. Darrius Lee, 19, of Jamaica, was arrested on Thursday, February 2 for the armed theft of a wallet, iPhone and iPad. Lee approached the 27-year-old victim with a gun, striking him in the head before demanding and taking his property, police said. [...]

Police search for 2 Fresh Meadows robbery suspects
Police search for 2 Fresh Meadows robbery suspects
News Billy Rennison 1/20/2012 at 4:39PM

Police are searching for a man wanted for two robberies in Fresh Meadows. The first robbery took place on Thursday, January 12 at approximately 10:20 p.m. when the suspect approached a 58-year-old man on 161st Street, punching the victim in the head, according to police. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money from the [...]

Queens School Bus Accident Injures Six
Queens School Bus Accident Injures Six
News Jay Lane 1/13/2012 at 9:21AM

Queens School Bus Accident Injures Six A mangled school bus across from a just as badly damaged car was the resulting wreckage from an accident in Queens Thursday, a testament to how close the collision came to being deadly. A driver of a Nissan Altima struck a bus on Glassboro Avenue and Liverpool Street in [...]

Police search for robbery and assault suspect in South Ozone Park
News Billy Rennison 12/23/2011 at 2:51PM

Police are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect wanted for robbing and assaulting a teenager in South Ozone Park recently. The suspect approached a car parked on 126th Street at approximately 1 a.m. on December 13 armed with a gun, according to police. After announcing a robbery, the suspect assaulted one of the [...]

Police Blotter
News Toni Cimino 10/27/2011 at 10:32AM

108th Precinct Long Island City, Sunnyside and Woodside Seek man for questioning in connection with bathtub death Police are looking for a man they say they want to question in connection with the death of a 62-year-old man, whose body was discovered in a bathtub. The incident happened on Wednesday, October 19 inside an apartment [...]