Richard A. Brown

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Jamaica »

Alleged Swindlers Cashed Bogus Checks to Steal Money: Queens DA

Milton Robinson and Shaquanaisa Morris have been charged with grand larceny.

Richmond Hill »

Queens Mother Charged with Murder After Tossing 3-Week-Old Son from Window

Rashida Chowdhury, 21, is accused of murdering her newborn baby.

Jamaica »

Jamaica Basketball Coach Charged in Lewd Video Chat with Teen Pleads Guilty

Robert Walker is expected to be sentenced to 1 1/2 to 4 1/2 years in prison. 

Ditmars »

Driver Who Struck and Killed Woman in Astoria Turned Himself In, DA Says

Nicholas Colleran, the driver of a hit-and-run, said he had two beers and panicked, the DA said.

Sunnyside »

Woman Who Fatally Pushed Man into Subway in Sunnyside Sentenced to 24 Years

Erika Menendez was sentenced for pushing Sunando Sen in front of a 7 train in 2012.

Jamaica »

Former Teacher Who Tried to Meet 14-Year-Old for Sex Pleads Guilty, DA Says

The judge ruled to strip Khan of his teaching license and to register him as a sex offender, DA says.

Ozone Park »

JFK Airport Cleaner Charged With Swiping 1,500 Tiny Liquor Bottles

Juanette Cullum allegedly stole the booze, laptops and iPads while cleaning airplanes. 

Forest Hills »

2 Men Boarded Up House and Forced Owner Out After Foreclosure Sale

The men forced the homeowner to leave the house and boarded up the doors and windows.

Astoria »

Woman Sentenced for Strangling Man to Death With Shoelace in Astoria Park

Kelly Harnett was sentenced to 17 years to life for strangling an Astoria resident in Astoria Park.

Ozone Park »

Man Indicted For Hate Crime After Running Over Sikh Man in Ozone Park: DA

Joseph Caleca allegedly plowed into Sandeep Singh after telling him, "Go back to your country." 

South Jamaica »

Sean Bell Pal Arrested for Driving Car With Covered Plates and No License

Trent Benefield received $900,000 from the city after being shot by police when Sean Bell was killed.

Jamaica »

Man Arrested for Breaking NYPD Officer's Face After Bump at Supermarket

Tommie Williams allegedly attacked the officer after an argument at a supermarket.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Recuses Himself More Than Any Other NYC Prosecutor

Daniel Donovan recused himself from 23 cases in the past two years because of his or his office's ties.

Jamaica »

Jamaica Coach Charged After Conducting Lewd Video Chat With Teen: DA

Robert Walker told teen players to strip and then photographed and videotaped them, authorities said.

Kew Gardens »

$900K Grant to Bolster Queens Domestic Violence Programs

The money will be used for a number of domestic violence prevention and enforcement initiatives.