Middlesex County, N.J. Crime Stoppers announced Saturday that they are offering cash rewards in the case of a 22-year-old Kean University student who was beaten to death last month in New Brunswick.
Bratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.
Investigators believe Emma Gruber had been dead more than a day before police found her body Wednesday at the bottom of the basement stairs of her home.
A spokeswoman for the Luzerne County coroner’s office said Friday that the Dec. 8 death of 19-year-old Chun “Michael” Deng had been ruled a homicide.
City Councilman Jumaane Williams said outer borough homicide cases have fewer detectives assigned to them than do killings in Manhattan. Williams said the NYPD is looking into it.
Police said two men were killed on New Year’s Day in separate incidents.
Police found the 29-year-old woman unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head inside her apartment on 52nd Avenue in Elmhurst around 1:50 a.m.
Police in Rockland County have appealed to the public for help locating the mother of a Hispanic newborn found dead at a recycling plant last week.
Westchester County Police Cpt. Christopher Calabrese says a worker at Brookfield Resource Management Inc. in Elmsford discovered the baby inside a plastic bag at about 2 p.m. Tuesday.
The woman’s remains were found inside a laundry-type cart in the rocks along the shore near Bay 20 Street and Shore Parkway in Bath Beach.
According to reports, Suffolk County homicide detectives are looking into reports that Ross Reisner was being harassed by text message and had received a dead bird in a box delivered to his home anonymously.
Shellis Gonzales, 46, was found shot in the head and torso in her apartment on Chauncey Street in Ocean Hill around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
A jump in violent crimes in Paterson, N.J. has led city officials and victims’ loved ones to say enough is enough.
Daverin’s body was found at about 10 p.m. Thursday on a footbridge between Sunrise Highway and Merrick Road, Nassau County police said.
A Jersey City man was shot and killed on a city street Tuesday, making him the seventh person killed in the city in the past five weeks.