Here’s where you can celebrate the National Night Out Against Crime in Queens next week
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Support your local police and safer streets by participating in the National Night Out Against Crime that Queens precincts will observe on Tuesday night, Aug. 2. Each precinct across the city will host an evening of fun, free events for the community with the goal of building a stronger relationship with the people they serve […]

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BREAKING: A stolen car bursts into flames after a high speed police pursuit in Bayside
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A high-speed pursuit involving an alleged car thief and two police officers came to a fiery end near a fast food restaurant on Northern Boulevard in Bayside on Wednesday afternoon. The chase ended at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, when the suspect’s car collided with a vehicle belonging to victim Thomas Smith near the Burger King parking lot located […]

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This prolific knife-wielding bandit struck two more Subway sandwich shops in Queens this weekend
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One busy bandit can’t seem to satisfy his hunger for cash. The knife-wielding crook connected to five recent holdups of eateries across Queens in recent weeks hit two additional locations this weekend, police said. The perpetrator held up the Subway restaurant located at 64-29 108th St. in Forest Hills at 8:55 p.m. on Friday, June 3. According […]

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Flushing couple faces charges after physically and sexually abusing child slaves from Korea
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Flushing couple that exploited two young children for financial gain was indicted on charges of labor trafficking and exploitation this week. Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced that a grand jury slapped Sook Yeong Park, 49, and Jeong Taek Lee, 53, both of 196th Street in Flushing, with a slew of allegations on Tuesday, May 24. The couple was […]

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Rising number of Honda car rim thefts in Bayside contributes to unusual spike in crime stats
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Although grand larcenies are decreasing within the 111th Precinct in Bayside, the overall number of crimes being committed has risen from last year, police said. Police officer Luigi Galano from the 111th Precinct Community Affairs Unit revealed crime statistics at this week’s Queens Community Board 11 meeting at M.S. 158 in Bayside. Galano cited recent pattern of grand larcenies stemming from […]

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