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Recent Crime News
21 hrs ago | via CBS News
Police in New York City have arrested a man suspected in connection with at least two recent subway attacks and a robbery at a bodega, reports CBS New York . Che Quenten Irving, 20, faces robbery charges in the three incidents, all of which occurred last week, police said. Comment?
Thursday Feb 4 | via Daily Mail
Woman stabbed with a NEEDLE on Times Square subway platform as fears grow amid rise in random slashings in New York City A woman was stabbed with a hypodermic needle on the platform of a New York City subway on Wednesday evening. The victim was waiting for the R train at 49th Street/7th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan at 7pm when she felt a 'poke' in her arm as a man pushed past her. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 2 | via City Journal
In his 1951 poem "Subway Rush Hour," the Harlem Renaissance writer Langston Hughes sketched a portrait of an underground world, where people of all colors, ethnicities, and backgrounds are packed so tightly together that there's "no room for fear." Late last week - in an effort to convince New Yorkers that the subways are safe despite a rash of recent stabbings and slashings on the transit system - NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton made a similar point. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 2 | via Newsday
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton speaks during a press conference at the NY Bar Association Annual Meeting in the NY Hilton on Jan. 27, 2016. Photo Credit: Jeff Bachner NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton speaks during a press conference at the NY Bar Association Annual Meeting in the NY Hilton on Jan. 27, 2016. Comment?
Monday Feb 1 | via TheDailyBeast.com
Before his arrest, a Bronx man allegedly slashed two women in the face with a bottle, one on Dec. 31 and another on Jan. 6. On Jan. 16, a second New York man cut open a stranger's face in the East Village, without provocation. This January was New York City's safest on record, the New York City Police Department says . Comment?
Monday Feb 1 | via Sky News
The early morning attack in the Harlem neighbourhood is the sixth such incident in the city this year, police say. A man has been slashed in the face in the sixth such attack in New York this year, police say. Comment?
Sunday Jan 31 | via Fox News
A man was slashed in the face in the sixth such attack in the New York subway or on New York streets this year, police said. The 27-year-old victim was assaulted Sunday morning in a Harlem station while waiting for a No. Comment?
Saturday Jan 30 | via New York Daily News
So what will happen to the 75-95 horses that will be "put out to pasture" if Mayor de Blasio's expensive and inhumane-to-horse-and-human-alike horse carriage plan passes the city council this week - on the same day they vote for a raise? Despite vague pie-in-the-sky talk of wondrous lives rollicking in pastures, what really happens to horses too often mirrors what happened this week when a massive rescue operation exposed one of the worst havens of horror of animal cruelty in recent history. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 20 | via New York Daily News
Marcus Shelton has been identified by a source as the man sought by police after he allegedly threatened to kill police officers in New York and Philadelphia. An ex-con sought by police for allegedly pledging allegiance to ISIS and threatening to kill a police officer turned himself in Wednesday afternoon, sources said. Comment?
Jan 3, 2016 | via Daily Mail
Lawyers for the family of mentally disturbed man shot dead by police in 2012, have accused the NYPD of a 'cover-up' after they say evidence in the case was destroyed. Mohamed Bah was gunned down in his Harlem apartment after officers responded to his mother's 911 call to help her son who was acting erratically and depressed. Comment?
Apr 3, 2014 | via Examiner.com
It is a done deal! Belle Isle, the summer gathering spot for Detroiters and a must see attraction for visitors from across the country, is now a State operated park. On a recent visit, there were no Detroit Police patrolling. Comment?
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