criminal possession of a weapon
Police this week arrested two men who allegedly pretended to be police officers, as they drove around the Bronx with a gun and a badge that had been stolen from a retired officer in New Jersey.
A Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.
Police on Tuesday arrested a New York City Medical Examiner’s office driver on weapons charges.
Barber shop co-owner Cedric Simpson, 34, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the fatal stabbing of Carl Richardson with scissors.
Police arrested three men in Brooklyn this week, after they were allegedly found driving around pretending to be police officers with scanner radios and firearms at their disposal.
Police subdued and arrested a man who allegedly ran from officers and fired a gun at them in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday morning.
Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a carjacking that took place in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon.
A man was arrested and charged Saturday in connection with one in a string of livery cab robberies in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx.
A Wisconsin woman was arrested Sunday, after she allegedly tried to get into the 9/11 Memorial with a gun.
According to police, Brian Harrington told the clerks at Rafael’s in Hewlett and Gulgattie Jewelry at the Tri Count Flea Market in Levittown that he was a police officer who lost his debit card, so the clerks let him write out checks totaling more than $5,200.
The incident happened at a home on Foster Lane in Westbury around 1 a.m. Friday, police said.
Two women have been arrested and charged in the Saturday morning stabbing death of a man who police said was apparently tried to break up their argument.
Two city correction officers were arrested within a period of two minutes Sunday and charged with driving drunk.
Leslie Alexander, 39, faces dozens of charges for torturing and injuring animals as well as criminal possession of a weapon, DA Charles Hynes said Tuesday.
Officers stopped the teen and three others after they saw the group go inside the Grand Concourse and East Fordham Road entrance on the D-line without paying the fare around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, police said.