No Suspect In Gruesome Bronx Murder

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Just because statistics show crime in this City is declining doesn’t mean there is no crime at all, and sometimes it takes a stark vision to remind New Yorkers of that. Via David Greene, a top-notch freelance photographer and reporter, we have the above photo of a blood-soaked Bronx basement. He took it Saturday at [&hellip
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Buying Your Degree, And Your Grades: Touro College Scam Uncovered

Written by Jill Colvin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Ten people, including administrators, teachers and students, have been indicted in a scam at Touro College, in which individuals allegedly paid former administrators up to $25,000 to create or alter college and graduate school transcripts. Former Manhattan campus director of admissions Andrique Baron and the school’s computer center director, Michael Cherner, are believed to be [&hellip
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Cheeky Photos Barred From Grope Case

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Multiple ass-portraits will not be used in the case against subway-pervert Darnell McGee thanks to cops who failed to obtain a search warrant for the guy’s camera phone. Nevertheless, McGee, 33, is charged with forcible touching and sexual abuse for allegedly grabbing a woman’s rear after photographing it at the Union Square subway station last [&hellip
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Manhunt Over: 3rd Shooter In Custody

Written by Jill Colvin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Several media outlets are now reporting that the third suspect in the Brooklyn shooting of police officers Russel Timoshenko and Herman Yan has been captured. Robert J. Ellis was taken into custody in Tannersville, Pennsylvania not far from where another suspect, Dexter Bostic, was apprehended yesterday. As we told you Tuesday, Ellis, Bostic and Lee [&hellip
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Three Cop Shooters Caught On Tape, One Man In Custody

Written by Jill Colvin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

One man is in custody for questioning and two others are being sought in connection with the tragic shooting of two young police officers yesterday during a traffic stop in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, which was caught on tape by a daycare center surveillance camera. Just before 2:30 a.m., Officers Russel Timoshenko and Herman Yan pulled [&hellip
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Goldman Sachs Gets Anonymous Threats

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

The FBI is investigating anonymous threats against Goldman Sachs, the world’s biggest securities firm with $37 billion in revenue and a profit of $9.5 billion last year. The handwritten letters, which were mailed from Queens, N.Y. to newspapers nationwide at the end of last month, read: “GOLDMAN SACHS. HUNDREDS WILL DIE. WE ARE INSIDE. YOU [&hellip
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Irreplaceable Violin Lost…And Found

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Here’s a story that will reaffirm your faith in the goodness of your fellow New Yorkers. Sure, we steal stuff from unsuspecting straphangers. But we return it, and that’s what counts. On his way home from a performance on June 27, Brooklyn concert violinist Tom Chiu, 36, fell asleep on the platform inside the Clark [&hellip
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Olympian Rapist Texted Victim

Written by Jill Colvin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Posts

Former Olympic sprinter Alvin Henry was arraigned last night after he allegedly confessed to the rape of 5 women over 4 years in city parks, including a 15-year-old girl. Yesterday, we told you that Henry is believed to be the “Lovers’ Lane” serial rapist, who attacked two women in Prospect Park and three women in [&hellip
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