Queens Village

U.S. Postal Service truck. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Postal Worker Accused Of Throwing Away, Not Delivering 2,000 Pieces Of Mail

A U.S. postal worker was charged by federal authorities Monday with failing to deliver about 2,000 of pieces of mail on his Queens Village route.

05/20/2015

Queens Village residents hold a vigil for slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore on May 9, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Queens Village Residents Want Street Named After Slain Cop

They held a vigil at Hollis Avenue and 212th Street, near where Moore was gunned down.

05/09/2015

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Suspect In Queens Police Shooting Arraigned; Search Is On For Weapon

Demetrius Blackwell, 35, has been arrested and charged with attempted murder.

05/03/2015

A NYPD officer was shot and wounded in Queens Village on Saturday, May 2. (Credit: Peter Gerber)

NYPD Officer Shot In Head In Queens Village; Suspect Held

An NYPD officer was shot in the head late Saturday in Queens Village, Queens, and a suspect was later taken into custody.

05/02/2015

A surveillance of a suspect in the robberies of two convenience stores, a gas station and a hardware store in eastern Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Robber Has Held Up Convenience Stores, Gas Stations In Eastern Queens

Police on Monday were searching for a suspect in a string of robberies that targeted two convenience stores, a gas station and a hardware store in Queens.

03/09/2015

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L.I. School Computer Technician Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography Possession

A computer technician for a company contracted to do work for Long Island schools pleaded guilty Friday to possessing child pornography.

10/31/2014

Items confiscated from an apartment in Queens where Nuquan Stewart, 30, was allegedly running a marijuana ring. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Officers Bust Marijuana Operation In Queens Apartment, Find 8-Year-Old Boy Inside

A 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.

10/21/2014

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Queens Village Man Allegedly Threatened To Blow Up Several Police Precincts

The 30-year-old was upset over summonses that he received so he called 911 and said that he had a bomb strapped around him and was going to blow up precincts in Nassau County and Queens, according to prosecutors.

06/28/2014

A Queens woman says the Parks Department initially rejected her study of problem trees and stumps in her neighborhood, but has since responded thanks to help from CBS 2 (Credit: CBS 2)

Parks Department Reaches Out To Queens Woman Thanks To A Little Help From CBS 2

A Queens woman who was stumped by the parks department was smiling on Wednesday night.

05/14/2014

A Queens woman says the Parks Department initially rejected her study of problem trees and stumps in her neighborhood, but has since responded thanks to help from CBS 2 (Credit: CBS 2)

Queens Woman: Parks Department Rejected Detailed Study Of Neighborhood Tree Troubles

A few weeks ago Derr took a drive through her Queens Village neighborhood and noted a number of tree stumps on city property that were waiting to be removed by the Parks Department.

05/12/2014

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Thousands In Cash Stolen From Mister Softee Trucks In Queens

A chill has descended on the ranks of Mister Softee truck vendors in Queens, as someone is cleaning out their hard-earned cash.

04/26/2014

A surveillance image of suspects from a robbery of a salon in Queens Village on Saturday, Feb. 1. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspects In String Of Queens Store Robberies

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find the suspects in three robberies in Queens in recent weeks.

02/07/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting in Queens on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Retired Correction Officer Killed In Queens Shooting

It happened around 4:30 a.m. Friday in Queens Village at 108th Avenue between 226th and 227th streets.

01/10/2014

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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Queens Village Fire

One person was killed, and another injured, when a fire broke out in an apartment building in Queens Sunday afternoon.

10/20/2013

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Police Arrest 3 City Employees On Separate Drug, Alcohol Charges

Police arrested Department of Corrections Captain Grayson Fredericks, 46, on charges of DWI, DWAI and speeding. Then just after 1 a.m., police arrested a New York City public school teacher on three counts of criminal possession of controlled substances.

09/08/2013

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