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Central Harlem »

Crack-Smoking 'Zombies' Turn Eighth Ave Phone Booth Into Toilet, Locals Say

Residents have told the local precinct about the problem and are trying to get the phone booth removed.

Port Richmond »

4 Arrested After Crack and Heroin Found in Car, Prosecutors Say

Jennifer Rodriguez, 28, Amanda Farone, 26, John Johnson, 30 and Quentis Foster, 38, were arrested.

Port Richmond »

Girl Arrested for Selling Crack to Undercover Officers, Prosecutors Say

Bianca Alexander, 17, was arrested for selling crack to undercover officers, prosecutors said.

Tompkinsville »

Man Who Filmed Garner's Death Arrested Again for Selling Drugs

Ramsey Orta was arrested with his mother and brother for selling crack and heroin, sources said. 

West Brighton »

Former Staten Island DA Clerk Traded Info to Get Crack for Husband

The city's Conflict of Interest board fined Rene Collins $10,000 for two violations.

Lower East Side »

Historic Former Synagogue Could Reopen Next Week Following Repairs

The Angel Orensanz Foundation for the Arts has been closed since Mar. 31 after support beams cracked.

New Springville »

'Jerseylicious' Star Among 24 Busted for Selling Drugs on SI, DA Says

Corey Epstein, of "Jerseylicious," was one of 24 people accused of selling drugs around Staten Island.

Red Hook »

Days After Newtown, City Also Remembers Principal Killed 20 Years Ago

As the nation mourned the Connecticut victims, New York City remembered another murdered principal.

Jamaica »

Nearly 50 Arrested in Massive Drug Ring Takedown

James "Wall" Corley was arrested along with 44 others for their alleged roles in two drug gangs.

Jamaica »

Man Arrested After Driving Child in Car Allegedly Packed with Drugs

Silvestre Mahon, 34, was allegedly driving with cocaine, marijuana and his 13-year-old son.

Harlem »

Mistrial Declared in Drug Trial Connected to Tainted Cop

A mistrial by hung jury was declared Wednesday in the trial of a Harlem man charged will selling drugs to an undercover police officer.

Harlem »

Indicted NYPD 'Ghost' Detective Appears at Drug Trial

Det. Richard Palase, 46, was summoned to a Manhattan courtroom Monday morning.

Harlem »

Crack-Dealing Gang Terrorized Residental Harlem Block, Prosecutor Says

Prosecutors said members of a Harlem youth gang terrorized West 137th Street between Lenox and Seventh Avenues.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Police Questioning Several People in Fatal Pitt Street Shooting

Police questioned several people after 23-year-old Jonathan Alston was shot dead on Pitt Street, sources said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Police Say Two Dozen Drug Dealers Active at Douglass Houses

More than two dozen crack dealers are known to be operating at Frederick Douglass Houses, police say.