Police: Double-Parked Car In Brooklyn Had Compartment Full Of Drugs, Weaponry, CashA team of NYPD officers who were only coming to put a ticket on a double-parked car in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn ended up finding that it had a secret compartment full of drugs, gash and weapons, police said Friday.
Police: Officers Bust Marijuana Operation In Queens Apartment, Find 8-Year-Old Boy InsideA suspect was being held at Rikers Island Tuesday afternoon, after police busted a well-armed marijuana operation he was allegedly running from his home in Queens Village.
eBay Survey: Firearms Are Most Popular Purchase Items In New York StateDespite strong pushes for gun control at the state level in recent years, firearms and supplies ranked as the most popular items purchased on eBay in New York State in a new survey.
Police Arrest 3, Find Stashes Of Dirt Bikes, Guns And Heroin In BrooklynInformation from a man who had been stopped for allegedly riding an all-terrain vehicle on the sidewalk led police to a locker full of ATVs, dirt bikes and loaded guns – and a separate stash of heroin and cash – in Brooklyn this week.
Man Arrested; Guns And Drugs Found In Sunnyside, Queens BustPolice confiscated a stash of drugs, guns and cash in a bust this week in Sunnyside, Queens.
Seen At 11: Are Illegal Guns Being Sold In Your Neighborhood?There is no denying it. In a suburban neighborhood in Midwood at least one criminal tried to sell a loaded 9-millimeter to undercover police officers while residents went about their day unaware.
More Than 10,000 Guns Turned In Across NJ In Recent MonthsThe most recent gun buyback was held in Passaic County last weekend, where 853 weapons were collected.
Kelly On 'Face The Nation:' In NYC Crime, 'The Problem Is The Handgun'New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly touted new technology to detect illegal guns on “Face the Nation” Sunday, while noting that handguns – not assault weapons – are responsible for most of the homicides and non-fatal shootings in New York City.
Seen At 11: New Research Shows Gun Purchases By Women On The RiseThe latest Gallup Poll on guns says that 47 percent of Americans now have guns, more than any time since 1993, and women are buying in increasing numbers.
Brooklyn Gun Buy Back Nets 29 Semi-AutomaticsThe NYPD announced the results of the first gun buyback of 2012 on Saturday; 108 weapons were turned in at the Bedford Central Presbyterian Church in Crown Heights.