NYPD touts 2015 as year of success for Queens North precincts
COURIER/Photos by Anthony Giudice

There was a sea of blue at Terrace on the Park on Tuesday morning, as officers from northern Queens precincts heard a report from the Patrol Borough Queens North commander about overall crime last year and plans to keep crime down in 2016. Assistant Chief Diana Pizzuti presented the SATCOM Queens North Year-End Review and 2016 […]

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Here’s how Queens cops fought crime borough-wide in 2015
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The “World’s Borough” was a safer place in 2015, according to the New York Police Department. The NYPD has released the 2015 crime totals for the seven major index crimes. Overall index crime in New York City fell by 1.7 percent when compared to 2014, and crime since January 2014 has decreased 5.8 percent overall. […]

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Bombshell: Maspeth strip club gets blasted with Molotov cocktails
Photos by Robert Stridiron

Things at one Maspeth strip club got a little too hot early Thursday morning. The CityScapes Gentleman’s Club — which a New York Knicks player visited before he was robbed and shot in the knee on Wednesday morning — was hit with two Molotov cocktails at 5:34 a.m. Thursday, authorities said. Police are searching for two suspects wanted for tossing […]

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Knicks player shot during robbery in Maspeth: report
RIDGEWOOD TIMES/Photo by Anthony Giudice; inset via Twitter/@wcknicks

Updated 4:10 p.m. New York Knicks forward Cleanthony Early was reportedly shot and injured during a brazen robbery early on Wednesday morning, soon after he left a Maspeth strip club. Police said that the shooting took place in the vicinity of Tyler and Maurice avenues just after 4:30 a.m. on Dec. 30. According to published reports, Early and an unidentified female […]

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Morning shooting in South Jamaica claims man’s life
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Police continue to investigate the death of a 35-year-old man found shot on a South Jamaica block on Saturday morning. Donald Reed of 164th Street was found by 103rd Precinct officers with gunshot wounds to his neck and torso in front of a home on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard between 107th and 108th avenues at 6:45 […]

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