Cops take gun, crack cocaine and fireworks off the streets in Maspeth
Photos courtesy 104th Precinct

Officers from the 104th Precinct’s Anti-Crime Team hit the trifecta on Sunday, May 22, as they arrested two individuals for possession of a firearm, crack cocaine and fireworks in Maspeth. The arrests occurred at the intersection of 58th Street and 55th Drive at approximately 2:46 a.m. Sunday. The Queens District Attorney’s office identified the individuals […]

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Massage parlor worker offers a ‘hand job’ to an undercover cop and three other arrests in Forest Hills, Maspeth and Rego Park
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The NYPD is continuing to keep a tight grip on illegal activities at massage parlors in Queens. Four workers at three locations in Forest Hills, Maspeth and Rego Park were arrested on May 19 in the Queens North Vice Enforcement Unit’s latest undercover sting operation, police reported on Wednesday. Shu Feng Lin, 44, was arrested at her […]

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UPDATE: Rego Park bank remains closed as probe into safe deposit box thefts continues
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Updated May 24, 5:08 p.m. The Rego Park bank where safe deposit boxes were compromised during a daring burglary over the weekend remains closed as detectives continue to investigate the crime. According to police, the suspect(s) cut a hole into the roof of the Maspeth Federal Savings at 64-19 Woodhaven Blvd. sometime during the weekend. […]

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LIC credit card crook goes on a diamond shopping spree, police say
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Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but not when it compromises the identity of innocent people. Police from Long Island City reported that a 48-year-old male victim had his personal identity stolen on Tuesday, March 29, at around 6:30 p.m. A thief opened up a Zales store card and made multiple purchases. The first incident occurred […]

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Teenager who tried to rape woman in Ridgewood remains at large, cops say
Photo via Google Maps/Inset courtesy of NYPD

Police released security camera footage on Monday of a man wanted for trying to rape a 26-year-old woman in Ridgewood earlier this month. According to authorities, the attack occurred at 3 a.m. on May 8 in the area of Seneca Avenue and Harman Street. Law enforcement sources said the perpetrator — described as a black or Hispanic […]

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