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Commentary: Orders of protection need reform

In courtrooms around the country, prosecutors routinely request, and judges routinely grant, “stay away” orders in criminal cases involving intimate partner violence. The orders are meant to ensure that victims are kept safe from further violence pending trial—a laudable goal. But they operate on the assumption that all people charged with crimes of domestic violence pose a continuing risk to their partners and that all of those victims want separation from their partners.
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Cops arrest suspected gunman in Bronx bodega slaying

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man suspected of gunning down a rival in a Bronx bodega, authorities said on Saturday. David Hill was grabbed by police on Friday for the Aug. 23 murder of Reyhine Cintron, who was fatally shot inside the Melrose Deli Grocery at Melrose Ave. and E. 157th St.
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30 years of service to the Bronx, Court Officer Lawrence Stewart retires

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC. Lawrence Jerome Stewart was born at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan to proud parents, William and Julia Stewart. He was raised in Harlem until he was 10 years-old, at which point his family moved to the Marble Hill section of the Bronx.
BRONX, NY

Man, 31, fatally stabbed inside Bronx apartment, suspect arrested

A 31-year-old man was fatally stabbed inside a Bronx apartment, police said Wednesday. Cori Lowe was knifed multiple times in the upper body during a confrontation inside the apartment on E. 232nd St. near White Plains Road in Wakefield about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, cops said. EMS rushed Lowe to Montefiore Medical Center but he could not be saved. He lived about a mile away from the apartment he ...
BRONX, NY
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Chilling details emerge in attack of Rikers correction officer

The Rikers Island inmate charged with attempted murder in Monday’s brutal attack on a correction officer blamed “voices in his head” for the beatdown that left the guard with a fractured skull. Disturbing details in the violent assault emerged in a new criminal complaint against Marvens Thomas, 28, who goes...
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AG investigation expected in officer-involved shooting in west Bronx

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC. The New York State Attorney General’s office is expected to open an investigation into an officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of 24-year-old Michael Rosado, following a shootout with off-duty NYPD officers that also involved his 45-year-0ld father in the west Bronx early Sunday morning.
BRONX, NY

Suspect, 20, arrested for two Bronx shootings, one fatal

A 20-year-old suspect has been arrested for two recent Bronx shootings, one fatal, cops said Monday. Tyrek Williams is accused of gunning down Dandre Johnson on E. 149th St. and Concord Ave. in Mott Haven about 10:55 p.m. Aug. 18. Johnson, 24, was eight blocks from home when he got into an argument with his killer, who shot him in the back and arm. EMS rushed Johnson to Lincoln Hospital but he ...
BRONX, NY

Alleged Pelham Gardens killer pleads not guilty, faces new charges

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC. Luis Bonilla, the suspect charged with the murder, burglary and assault of an elderly man in the Pelham Gardens section of the Bronx earlier this month, was indicted for an unrelated second-degree assault in Bronx Criminal Court on Monday afternoon.
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