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East Elmhurst »

Noel Polanco's Family Settles Wrongful Death Claim for $2.5 Million

Polanco was shot and killed by an NYPD detective during a traffic stop.  

Upper West Side »

Ariel Russo's Parents to Call for Criminal Investigation of 911 Operator

Emergency response was delayed by a 911 operator, the late 4-year-old's parents said via their lawyer.

Rego Park »

Heartache But No Answers for Family a Year After Guardsman Killed by Cop

A year after Noel Polanco was killed by an NYPD detective, his mother and sister are still grieving.

Jackson Heights »

Mom of National Guardsman Killed by NYPD to Sue City

The mother of Noel Polanco said she will file a suit against the city Tuesday.

Upper West Side »

Dept. of Investigation Launches Probe into Ariel Russo, 911 System SNAFU

Nearly a month after their 4-year-old daughter's death, Sofia and Alan Russo are still seeking answers.

Mott Haven »

Correction Officers to be Charged in Alleged Beating of Inmate

Nine current and one former city Department of Correction employees are expected to be charged Wednesday.

Upper West Side »

Family of Ariel Russo to File $40 Million Suit Against City, Lawyer Says

A notice of claim alleges responders were delayed because of human error and the city's new 911 system.

Williamsbridge »

Severely Autistic Man Was Burned By Staffers at Bronx Group Home, Suit Says

Staffers at the facility branded the 24-year-old with a scalding potato masher, a lawsuit claims.

Morrisania »

Cop Who Shot and Killed Bodega Worker Won't Face Grand Jury, Report Says

Officer Ramysh Bangali won't face a grand jury for shooting Reynaldo Cuevas on Sept. 7,  a report says.

Corona »

Family Of National Guardsman Killed by Police Plans to Sue City

The family of Noel Polanco has filed a $20 million notice of claim, according to reports.

Kew Gardens »

Grand Jury Will Investigate NYPD Shooting of National Guardsman in January

The grand jury investigating the police shooting of Noel Polanco will convene in January, relatives said.

Morrisania »

Mother of Slain Bodega Worker Faints During Press Conference

The mother of Reynaldo Cuevas passed out during a Sunday press conference.

East Flatbush »

Brooklyn DA to Investigate Shantel Davis Police Slaying, Family Says

The family of Shantel Davis met with the Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes on Thursday.

Bergen Beach »

Brooklyn Teen Blinded in School Beating Suing City for $16M

The attack left student Kardin Ulysse, 14, blind in one eye, prompting the lawsuit.  

Canarsie »

Family Seeks Justice for Alleged Brick Thief Run Down by Cops

Tamon Robinson, 27, was struck and killed by a police car on April 12 after allegedly stealing bricks.