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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.

Kew Gardens »

Queens Woman Who Gave Illegal Butt Injections Sentenced to Jail Tuesday

Liliana Coello pleaded guilty in May to injecting two women. She will serve up to three years in prison.

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.

Jackson Heights »

Hiram Monserrate's Prison Stay Delayed Over Toothache

Hiram Monserrate will start his sentence on April 11 after a judge gave him time to complete dental work.

Williamsburg »

Orthodox Counselor Sentenced to 103 Years in Prison for Sex Abuse

Satmar leader Nechemya Weberman was sentenced to 103 years in prison for sexually assaulting a girl.

Upper East Side »

'Millionaire Madam' Anna Gristina Plans to Write Tell-All Book

Gristina also accused the Manhattan DA's office of being "more corrupt than the mafia."

New York City »

Quinn Calls for Tougher Penalties After Rash of Sex Assaults

The City Council speaker wants convicted sex offenders to spend more time behind bars.

Upper East Side »

UES Rapist Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

Jason Quinones, 22, was sentenced to 20 years for raping one woman and sexually abusing another.

East Harlem »

Carlina White's Kidnapper Sentenced to 12 Years

Ann Pettway, who pleaded guilty of kidnapping 19-day-old Carlina White, was sentenced Monday.

West Harlem »

Ex-Cop Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Shooting Her Girlfriend

Ekeythia Dunston, 34, was sentenced to 7 years in prison for shooting her girlfriend, Erica LeGall.

Long Island City »

Man Sentenced to 19 Years for Beating Death of 'Good Samaritan'

Eric Cherry was convicted of beating Nicholas Nowillo to death in Long Island City in 2008.

Ozone Park »

Livery Driver Gets Jail For Holding Family Hostage in Cab

Bhupinder Singh, 38, of Ridgewood, Queens, was sentenced to six months in jail Monday.

Jamaica »

Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Queens Bodega Killing

Shawn Forde pleaded guilty to shooting a deli owner's brother during a robbery in 2010.

Civic Center »

Kelly Endorses Tougher Rape Laws After Pena Case

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said he felt proposed changes would be "appropriate."

Harlem »

Boy Who Dropped Shopping Cart Pens Apology Letter to Marion Hedges

A 13-year-old boy who threw a Target shopping cart wrote a heartfelt letter to his victim Marion Hedges.