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Jackson Heights »

Kevin Garner, 62, was arrested on Oct. 13 at the corner of 77th Street and Roosevelt Avenue.

Hunts Point »

Tessie Clifton, 53, had pleaded guilty to charges of promoting prison contraband in September.

Hunts Point »

Timothy Cowen grabbed the employee while she was working in an administrative office, officials said. 

Hunts Point »

The bureau is meant to make the notorious jail a safer place for visitors, inmates and staff.

Hunts Point »

Aaron Grullon tried to bring in marijuana, K2, tobacco and packs of cigarettes, officials said.

Civic Center »

The officers used the spray when several inmates refused a cell search, officials said. 

Jamaica »

Edwin Castillo was found sleeping in his car in Jamaica, police sources said.

Clinton Hill »

Joyce Fields became angry when the deli worker took too long giving her change, police said.

Central Harlem »

Robin Mervin was charged with menacing and possession of a loaded gun, police said.

Corona »

The new legislation was introduced by Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras-Copeland. 

Elmhurst »

The guard was treated at a hospital after the assault, officials said.

Mott Haven »

The 25-year-old private investigator had sealed the drugs in small clear plastic bags, officials said.

Concourse »

Angelo Martinez was arrested after he brought three knives into the jail complex, officials said.

Civic Center »

A hearing on limiting visits to inmates and extending solitary confinement is scheduled for Oct. 16.

West Village »

One suspect, who held what appeared to be a gun to the driver's head, was not arrested, police said.