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Belmont »

Gun Dealer Sold Weapons Near Bronx Zoo Entrance, Officials Say

Javon Burgess, 36, sold guns to an undercover detective outside the Bronx Zoo five separate times.

Kew Gardens »

Family-Run Gambling Ring Had Cache of Weapons and Drugs, Queens DA Says

The family allegedly ran betting parlors in the city and Long Island, raking in about $1 million yearly.

Bed-Stuy »

Cops Nab Man in Deadly Bed-Stuy Shooting

Cops charged Patrick Laney, 32, in the death of Paul Ridley, 30.

Civic Center »

Traffickers Smuggled Hundreds of Guns Into NYC on Chinatown Buses, Cops Say

Gun smugglers used Chinatown buses to bring weapons from as far as South Carolina, cops said.

Bed-Stuy »

Cops Seize Cache of Drugs and Guns in Bed-Stuy Bust

Police found an arsenal of weapons, crack, heroin and cocaine in a Brooklyn apartment Friday morning. 

Jamaica »

Gunman Who Killed Queens Teen Opened Fire on Bus to Show Off, Sources Say

Relatives of D'aja Robinson, 14, blamed the NRA for the easy accessibility of guns.

High Bridge »

Cops ID Two Suspects in High Bridge Barbershop Stickup

One of the men held seven people at gunpoint as the other stuffed their money and belongings in a bag.

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

Staten Island D.A. and NYPD Commissioner Launch Bid to Oust Stashed Guns

Staten Island D.A. Daniel M. Donovan outlined a strategy Wednesday to reduce the number of stashed guns.

New York City »

Bloomberg Warns Anti-Gun Control Vote Will be Remembered in Election

Mayor Mike Bloomberg said criminals won when the senate voted against stricter gun measures.

East Harlem »

Gang War Crackdown Nets 63 People Accused of Terrorizing East Harlem

Authorities provided a two-page glossary of slang and code words used on social media and taped calls.

Mott Haven »

Teen Shot Near Bronx Housing Development

The 16-year-old victim was in stable condition, officials said.

New York City »

Cuomo and Legislative Leaders Strike Budget Deal

Under the deal, the minimum wage will incease to $9 an hour by 2016.

Stapleton »

'Blue Fairy' Among 32 Arrested in Staten Island Drug Bust, Police Say

Police recovered hundreds of pills, four guns and $17,000 in cash in the bust, the NYPD said

Mott Haven »

Mott Haven and Melrose Had City's Fourth Highest Number of Stop-and-Frisks

Nearly 18,000 people were stopped in the 40th Precinct in 2011, according to NYPD statistics.

Claremont »

'Nerf' Gun Rumor Forced Lockdown at Bronx School, Cops Say

A 12-year-old boy was overheard talking at school about his toy Nerf gun that he left at home, cops said.

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