Louie Blanton, 24, of Amityville, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault upon a police officer, unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, and criminal possession of a weapon in January.
A wild police pursuit that started in Manhattan ended in a crash on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx on Thursday morning.
The Aug. 17, 2010, chase took cops through six towns. Two men in a black SUV are seen on video fleeing the scene of a botched burglary. They speed through residential streets, weave through traffic and barely miss cars.
Police were hoping to question the two after spotting them Monday in the parking lot of a Honda dealership in Westchester. Police suspected the men were trying to steal rims off some of the cars.
Around 5 p.m. Wednesday, police said narcotics officers in South Jamaica had tried to pull over a blue 2009 Dodge Avenger sedan but the vehicle sped off instead and ended up crashing into a parked minivan on 149th Street.
Two vehicles slammed into the side of the Harold D. Fayette School in North Merrick after an alleged carjacking led to a police chase.
Justin Bello of Jersey City must serve 85 percent of the term imposed before becoming eligible for parole.
Louis Blanton, of Amityville, has been charged with assault on a police officer and unlawful fleeing.
A driver suspected of drunken driving is on the loose in Elizabeth, N.J., after police said the suspect struck three pedestrians outside a bar, smashed into several parked cars and abandoned his car.
Two New Jersey police officers pursuing a stolen car early Sunday ended up rescuing the driver after the vehicle crashed and burst into flames.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a police pursuit in Newark ended when a suspect trying to flee on foot after a crash was struck and killed by a police cruiser. Thirty-two-year-old Rajon Chambers of […]
A Long Island man will spend 25-years-to-life in prison for killing a father of three during a police chase while he was high on drugs.