A man was found hanged in his jail cell this week, after being arrested when police caught him sleeping in a restaurant on Staten Island.
A man crashed his car into an empty police van outside a Brooklyn stationhouse this week, and then shot himself.
When the Rockaway Peninsula got blasted by Hurricane Sandy, the police were hit like everyone else — battered and flooded.
The suspect was pronounced dead Saturday evening. His identity is not being released until notification of next of kin.
Jedrek Dennis was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance after a search revealed he was carrying a cigarette box with prescription muscle relaxants inside.