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Rego Park »

Teacher Who Molested Elementary School Student Gets No Jail Deal

Wilbert Cortez will be required to register as a sex offender but will not have to go to jail.

Bayside »

Dad Charged with Murder of 4-Month-Old Son, DA Says

 Jagsheer Singh, 28, was re-arrested Tuesday and charged with murder. 

Jackson Heights »

Good Samaritan Chases Down Serial Pickpocket Who Targeted 76 Year-Old Woman

James Green did years in state prison for burglary and grand larceny charges.

Ozone Park »

Man Charged With Hate Crime for Hitting Sikh With Truck, Police Said

Joseph Caleca allegedly called Sandeep Singh a "terrorist," according to the victim's wife. 

Forest Hills »

Queens Man Stole Holocaust Survivor Benefits Meant For Dead Mother: DA

Gary Jacoby of Forest Hills is accused of receiving $56,000 from the German government.

Elmhurst »

'Serial Pickpocket' Arrested for Stealing from Women With Strollers

The suspect allegedly stole from six different victims, mostly women.

Astoria »

Convicted Sex Offender Charged With Attacking Woman in Astoria Elevator

Elvis McKenzie, 27, is accused of attacking and attempting to sexually assault the 53-year-old victim.

Astoria »

Lawyer Sentenced to Life Without Parole for Girlfriend's Death

Jason Bohn, 35, was convicted last month of first-degree murder in the killing of Danielle Thomas.

Kew Gardens »

JFK Cab Dispatchers Demanded Bribes to Bypass Pick-Up Lines, DA Says

More than a dozen dispatchers were arrested and charged as part of the line-cutting scam, police said.

East Village »

Family's Hopes Dashed by Death of Deli Worker Hit by Accused Drunk Driver

Akkas Ali had been steadily recovering, his 22-year-old son said.

Long Island City »

Strip Joint Workers Slashed By Disgruntled Dancer Sue Club

Gallagher's 2000 should have escorted a fired stripper out of the club, the lawsuit says.

Astoria »

Landlord Converted 2-Family Building Into 'Fire Trap' 9-Family Home: DA

Hinyoung Limtung allegedly took more than $44,000 from would-be tenants for uninhabitable apartments.

Astoria »

Astoria Landlord Swindled Dozens of Renters in Craigslist Scam, DA Says

Mario Lalicata is accused of collecting $17,000 in security and rent deposits from would-be tenants.

Jackson Heights »

Mom of Guardsman Shot by Cops Meets With DA

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