Elmhurst

Police are seen outside Walter H. Crowley Intermediate School, where an eighth-grader reported being sexually assaulted on her way to school Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Queens Girl, 14, Recants Sexual Assault Story

A girl who claimed to have been sexually assaulted on the way to school has since recanted, police said Tuesday.

10/14/2014

Scales of justice (credit: ClipArt.com)

Queens Auto Body Shop Owner Charged With Tax Fraud

An Elmhurst, Queens auto body shop owner has been charged with tax fraud after failing to pay sales taxes.

09/30/2014

Police said Kenneth Sudden, 41, attacked a livery cab driver following an argument in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Livery Cab Driver Brutally Attacked Following Argument With Passenger In Queens

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with a violent livery cab robbery that took place in Queens.

09/25/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly groped three women and girls in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Neighbors On Alert After Reports Of Serial Groper In Elmhurst, Queens

Police in Elmhurst, Queens were in need of help Wednesday in identifying a serial groper who was caught on camera going up to women on the street and grabbing them.

09/10/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly groped three women and girls in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Groped 3 Women In Elmhurst, Queens

Police on Tuesday evening were searching for a suspect who groped three women in Elmhurst, Queens.

09/09/2014

Pedro Vargas, who police say claimed to be a livery cab driver tried to sexually assault a woman in Queens, in front of her children. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Accused Of Posing As Livery Cab Driver, Attacking Family Appears In Court

Police said 48-year-old Pedro Vargas of Yonkers was arrested Thursday night and charged with two counts of felony assault and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

08/29/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in an attempted rape in Elmhurst, Queens on Saturday, Aug. 16. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Knocked Woman Down, Tried To Rape Her In Elmhurst, Queens

Police on Friday were asking for help from the public in finding an attempted rape suspect in Elmhurst, Queens.

08/22/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Cops: Man Dies After Being Slashed In Queens

Police are investigating after a 30-year-old man died from knife wounds early Sunday in Queens.

08/03/2014

A scar on the neck of a woman who was brutally stabbed in a Queens subway station on Saturday, July 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Woman Speaks Out About Brutal Queens Subway Stabbing

A woman was stabbed in the neck and left for dead in a brutal random attack on the subway in Queens earlier this month, and the man who did it remained on the loose Tuesday.

07/29/2014

Queens residents held a vigil for an 11-month-old boy who was killed last week. (Credit: WLNY-TV)

Distraught Queens Family Struggles To Cope With Infant’s Death

During a vigil in Elmhurst, Queens on Sunday, the family lit candles and prayed. It was the first time that the baby’s father appeared in public.

07/13/2014

Gavel (file/credit: clipart.com)

Queens Mother Charged In Death Of Infant Son Arraigned At Hospital

Nicole Kelly, 22, was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge from the hospital via a video hook up, the Queens County District Attorney’s Office said.

07/10/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Queens Woman Charged With Murder In Death Of 11-Month-Old Son

Nicole Kelly, 22, has been charged with second degree murder, police said.

07/08/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Police: Bagged Body Parts Found Along LIRR Tracks In Queens

The man found the bags near the Long Island Rail Road tracks in the Elmhurst section. They had been dumped in an overgrown area.

04/13/2014

A surveillance image of the robbery of an armored truck guard at an HSBC Bank branch in Elmhurst, Queens. (Credit: FBI)

FBI: Robbers Attacked Armored Truck Guard In Broad Daylight In Queens

Police and the FBI were searching Friday evening for three men who robbed an armored truck guard at gunpoint at a bank in Queens in broad daylight.

01/31/2014

Open Window Burglaries

Hot Apartments Lead To Open Windows, Attracting Burglars

Despite the brutal cold outside this week, some New York City apartments are hot enough that residents have decided to open the windows.

01/23/2014

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