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Jackson Heights »

Parole Officer Helped Catch Suspect in Child Sexual Abuse Case

Mario Lopez's parole officer recognized his face on television, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Mom of Guardsman Shot by Cops Meets With DA

Cecilia Reyes met with the district attorney investigating Noel Polanco's shooting death.

New York City »

Cop Who Shot Unarmed Queens Man Has History of Heroism and Controversy

Hassan Hamdy, an ex-Marine in a dangerous NYPD unit, has also seen his share of controversy.

Jackson Heights »

No Misconduct in Alleged Police Scuffle With Judge, Queens DA Says

Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown disagreed with two men allegedly roughed up by police.

Jamaica »

Queens Buyback Program Nets More Than 500 Guns

The Queens District Attorney called the event one of the most successful buyback events ever.

Flushing »

Flushing School Principal Arrested After Police Find Meth in Car

Carl Hudson was picked up after a traffic stop uncovered a baggie of methamphetamine.

Astoria »

Lawyer Indicted for Allegedly Killing Exec Girlfriend in Astoria

Jason Bohn is accused of beating and strangling Danielle Thomas to death.

Flushing »

Counterfeit 'Angry Birds' and Disney Toy Ring Broken Up in Queens

An alleged counterfeit Angry Birds and Disney toy ring was broken up last week in Queens.

Ridgewood »

Ridgewood Man Charged With Operating Motorcycle Chop Shop

A Queens man has been arraigned on charges he ran a motorcycle chop shop out of his basement.