Was Tragedy Preventable? Subway Push Suspect's Mom Says He Has Mental IssuesQuestions are being raised about subway push suspect Kevin Darden's mental health and whether or not treatment could have prevented tragedy.
Mother Of Suspect In Fatal Queens Subway Push Says Daughter Wasn't Taking Her MedicationMaricela Mera, the mother of accused killer Erika Menendez, offered her condolences Friday to the family of the victim, 46-year-old Sunando Sen.
Family Of Subway Push Victim Sues MTA For NegligenceThe lawsuit filed Friday by the family of Ki-Suck Han seeks unspecified damages stemming from his December 3 death.
Defense Contesting Ruling That Alleged Subway Pusher Is Mentally Unfit For TrialDefense attorneys will have its own psychiatrist examine 31-year-old Erika Menendez.
Transit Union Urging Subway Operators To Slow DownFliers were distributed last week by the Transport Workers Union Local 100 asking train operators to "enter every station as if there is a pair of yellow lanterns at the entrance.''
Judge: Woman Charged With Murder For Deadly Subway Push Fit To Stand TrialAt a hearing on Monday, the judge ruled that Menendez is fit to stand trial. Menendez was not in court for the hearing. A lawyer hired by the woman's family said she remains hospitalized.
Police: Subway Push Suspect Has Lengthy Arrest Record; Family Reported Issues With MedicationPolice say Menendez's family members called authorities several times in the past five years because they were having difficulty dealing with her. Police did not say what the medication was.
Subway Push Suspect Ordered To Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation As She's Held Without BailJudge Gia Morris ordered Erika Menendez, 31, held without bail and be given a mental health exam. Menendez was arraigned Saturday night on a charge of second degree murder as a hate crime.
Sketch Released Of Woman Suspected Of Shoving Man In Front Of 7 TrainThe incident happened around 8 p.m. Thursday on the elevated tracks at the 40th Street station on Queens Boulevard in Sunnyside, which remains closed.
Police: Man Struck And Killed By 7 Train After Being Pushed Off PlatformInvestigators were looking for a woman who is believed to have pushed the victim, who was struck by a Queens-bound "7" train at the 40th Street-Lowery Street station.
EXCLUSIVE: In Wake Of Subway Push Tragedy, NYC Woman Recalls Her Own Brush With DeathIt has been 33 years since the fateful day that Renee Katz made headlines for all of the wrong reasons. Katz, 17 at the time, was a talented flute player getting ready for college.