N.Y. State Subcommittee Endorses Familial DNA Testing In Criminal CasesA New York state commission subcommittee won accolades from the Queens District Attorney’s office, and consternation from the Legal Aid Society, after endorsing the use of familial DNA testing in criminal cases.
Queens DA: Suspects Drove From Texas To Queens With Cocaine In Spare TireTwo men and an alleged accomplice have been arrested after allegedly driving from Texas to New York with 12 kilos of cocaine in the spare tire, authorities said Thursday.
8 Alleged Gang Members Accused Of Selling Guns, Drugs To Undercover Cops In QueensEight alleged gang members have been charged with selling more than a dozen illegal guns and drugs to undercover operatives, the Queens District Attorney’s office announced Tuesday.
Prosecutors: Man Called In 11 Bomb Threats At JFK This MonthA man stood charged Monday with calling in nearly a dozen bomb threats at John F. Kennedy International Airport, and threatening to kill both police and travelers.
Prosecutors: Unlicensed Cabbie Lied To Passengers, Illegally Solicited Fares At JFKAn allegedly unlicensed cab driver has been arrested and charged on claims that he forged documents and illegally solicited fares at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Man Indicted On Hate Crime Charges After Allegedly Ramming Sikh Man In QueensA Long Island man was indicted on hate crime charges Wednesday, for allegedly calling a Sikh man “Osama” in Queens and running him over.
Queens Auto Body Shop Owner Charged With Tax FraudAn Elmhurst, Queens auto body shop owner has been charged with tax fraud after failing to pay sales taxes.
Defense Attorney: Jason Bohn Shouldn't Be Held Responsible For Girlfriend's MurderAn attorney for Jason Bohn have continued to insist his client was suffering from mental illness at the time of the murder and should not be held responsible. But prosecutors said they have evidence that proves otherwise.
Cabbie Accused Of Sneaking Through RFK Toll Plaza 3,000 Times Without PayingA taxi driver has been charged with stealing more than $28,000 from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, by crossing the Robert F. Kennedy Triboro Bridge more than 3,000 times without once paying a toll.
Queens Man Accused Of Forcing Young Girls To Perform Sex Acts In Online 'Game'A Corona, Queens man was being held on bail Monday, on charges that he coached seven young girls to play a sexual game over the Internet, and videotaped them.
Suspects Charged With Kidnapping Queens Man, Holding Him Captive For 32 DaysThree men were charged Wednesday with kidnapping an Ecuadorean national in Queens, and holding him in a warehouse for a month as they demanded $3 million ransom.
Ex-NYC Parks Official Accused Of Stealing More Than $50,000 From Queens ParkA former New York City parks department official is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the nonprofit group she founded to improve the Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens.