Richard Brown

LaGuardia Airport

8 LaGuardia Airport Taxi Dispatchers Accused Of Taking Bribes To Let Cabbies Cut Line

All eight are charged with receiving bribes, unlawful gratuities, and official misconduct.

08/12/2015

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Queens DA Looks To Crack Down On Drones Near Airports

On Sunday, a drone came within 25 feet of a Shuttle America flight as it was about to touch down at JFK Airport.

08/05/2015

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17 Charged In Queens Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

Investigators used wire taps, stakeouts, video surveillance, and intercepted thousands of phone calls in order bring down the ring.

07/02/2015

Demetrius Blackwell and NYPD Officer Brian Moore

Suspect Pleads Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of NYPD Officer Brian Moore

A Queens man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and other charges in last month’s shooting of a New York Police Department officer.

06/11/2015

Items allegedly taken from checked luggage by seven baggage handlers at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: $20,000 In Loot Allegedly Taken From Checked Luggage By JFK Bag Handlers

Seven baggage handlers who worked at Kennedy Airport have been charged with stealing electronics — including cell phones, iPads and laptops, jewelry and other items from travelers’ checked luggage, Queens DA Richard A. Brown said.

12/03/2014

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DA: ‘Stroller Trolling’ Couple Targeted Unsuspecting Female Shoppers In Queens

Luis Chango, 45, and Rosa Jerez, 37, were arraigned Monday on multiple charges, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said.

11/11/2014

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Ozone Park Couple Accused Of Beating, Starving 12-Year-Old Girl

The district attorney’s office said the 12-year-old girl, weighing only 58 pounds, was repeatedly beaten and starved between Dec. 1, 2012 and May 6, 2014.

08/05/2014

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Queens Mother Charged In Death Of Infant Son Arraigned At Hospital

Nicole Kelly, 22, was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge from the hospital via a video hook up, the Queens County District Attorney’s Office said.

07/10/2014

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DA: Queens Teacher Arrested For Alleged Affair With Second Teen Student

Joy Morsi, 39, was rearrested Wednesday and charged with sexually abusing a second 16-year-old male student, prosecutors said.

06/04/2014

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DA: Teacher Charged With Rape Of Teen Student At Queens High School

Physical education teacher Joy Morsi of Massapequa was arraigned Tuesday on charges of rape, criminal sexual act and endangering the welfare of a child.

06/03/2014

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Queens D.A. Says Rape Conviction Underlines The Importance Of DNA Evidence

Andrew Barrett, 22, was convicted of first-degree course of sexual conduct, first-degree rape, first-degree attempted rape, and third-degree robbery, the Queens District Attorney’s office announced on Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Jason Bohn cries at his sentencing hearing April 15, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Jason Bohn Sentenced To Life In Prison Without Parole In Torture Death Of Danielle Thomas

A Queens man convicted of first-degree murder in the torture death of his ex-girlfriend in 2012 has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

04/15/2014

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Queens DA: Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges After Dropping Off Laptop For Repair

Prosecutors say the images were discovered April 1 by a technician at a Best Buy electronics store in Long Island City where Michael Murray, 61, took the laptop to be repaired.

04/10/2014

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Queens DA: DNA Links Convicted Felon To 1996 Cold Case Rape

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said Richard Thomas was arraigned on first degree rape and sodomy charges for the July 1996 attack.

04/01/2014

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Queens DA: Burglar Found With Stolen Cremated Remains

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said Tuesday that Randolph Ardila was arrested after an officer saw the box in a car that witnesses identified leaving the robbed house.

02/25/2014

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