CRIME & SAFETY
NYC ‘Madman’ Stabs 4 Family Members, Shot By Police After Bleeding 11-Year-Old Girl Found in Front of Burning Home
‘This scene was chaos: multiple victims, a house on fire and a madman on a rampage on a mission’
33-year-old man dies in early morning crash on Garden State Parkway
A 33-year-old man from Englewood was killed in an early morning crash Sunday on the Garden State Parkway, authorities said. A preliminary investigation revealed a Dodge minivan was parked on the parkway’s shoulder in the area of milepost 155.7 in Clifton when it was struck by a Dodge pickup heading north, said Jeffrey Lebron, a detective and spokesperson for the New Jersey State Police.
Woman hurls clothes over sixth-floor NYC balcony after boyfriend caught cheating: video
She really aired her dirty laundry. A Bedford-Stuyvesant woman who apparently came home to find her boyfriend in bed with another woman went berserk, tossing his clothes and other items from her sixth-floor balcony in a caught-on-video tirade. Neighbors watched, and filmed, as shirts and pants piled up and snagged in a tree below the scorned girlfriend’s Atlantic Avenue apartment. “Oh wow, she’s giving them a show,” exclaimed a neighbor who recorded the rampage from a few floors below. The 34-year-old woman was so enraged by the alleged cheater, that she stripped naked during the Nov. 20 rampage, police and neighbors told The...
Unhinged man butchers family, sets house on fire before slashing two cops as he’s gunned down by NYPD
An unhinged man used a steak knife to butcher four of his relatives, including an 11-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy, and set their Queens home ablaze — before he injured two police officers and was shot dead by cops Sunday morning. Officers received a 911 call from a teenage girl who said her cousin “was killing her family members” at 467 Beach 22nd Street, a two-story multi–family home in Far Rockaway, around 5:10 a.m. Sunday — and she then jumped out of a window to escape, NYPD officials and police sources said. When officers arrived, the suspect — who was attempting to leave the home with luggage in tow — slashed one cop in...
State Employee Admits Raping Girl at Dix Hills Facility
A Queens man pleaded guilty Friday to rape after admitting to engaging in sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old girl who was a resident of the Brentwood Residential Center for Girls in Dix Hills where he worked. Ovzie Cannon, 40, pleaded guilty to Rape in the Read More ...
DNA Match Found Between Gilgo Beach Suspect's Wife and Victims' Remains
• DNA sample from the estranged wife of the alleged Gilgo Beach serial killer matches her genetic material found on the remains of victims. • Cheek swab obtained from Asa Ellerup matches DNA extracted from hairs found on the burlap wrapping the victims' remains.
A 49-Year-Old Man Hits an EMT in The Head and Later Dies at The Hospital: NYPD
The NYPD says that a 49-year-old man died after a fight with a nurse at NYC Health and Hospitals/Lincoln in the Bronx on Friday. After the man was hurt in a car accident, EMS first went to his home on Prospect Avenue in Mott Haven to help him. As the man was being put into an ambulance, he hit a 33-year-old first responder in the head with his head.
Body of NYC woman found in garbage chute ID’d as missing Jaclyn Elmquist
A Minnesota woman who went missing after a work party in Manhattan and was caught on camera stumbling along the sidewalk before she vanished has been identified as the victim found dead in the trash chute of a posh Chelsea building. Foul play is not suspected in the death of Jaclyn Elmquist (inset), the NYPD said Saturday.The 24-year-old’s body was discovered Friday afternoon at +Art at 540 West 28th St., cops said.Police saw the missing flyers that were hung in the area about Elmquist’s disappearance and put two and two together, cops said. Video from outside the building shows an unsteady Elmquist...
Three cops honored in Englewood Cliffs for saving the life of chef after collapse
Three men were honored by the borough of Englewood Cliffs mayor and council at a monthly meeting for their CPR efforts that saved the life of a cyclist. These men are Englewood Cliffs Police Department Lt. James Tracy, Officer Pete Rampersad and Fort Lee Police Department recruit Dan Daub. On...
Yonkers Woman Arrested for Alleged Anti-Semitic Hate Crime
Two women, including a resident of Warburton Avenue, have been arrested for their alleged involvement in an assault on Nov. 9th.
Former N.J. police chief remembered as dedicated, stylish and ‘the life of the party’
Condolences continue to pour in for Robert Ferreri, who served as Clifton’s police chief for eight years and will be laid to rest this week. Ferreri, who hailed from Jersey City and dedicated all 35 years of his service to Clifton before retiring in 2010, died Tuesday at 74 following a five-year battle with dementia.
Video of cop repeatedly punching man getting arrested in Queens goes public
A video was made public showing a man in South Jamaica being detained by police, with one officer repeatedly punching the man on the ground.
LIRR massacre survivors share how the horrific mass shooting still affects them 30 years later
Lisa Combatti hates Christmas lights. As one of the victims of the Dec. 7, 1993 mass shooting in which six people were killed and 19 others hurt on a rush-hour Long Island Rail Road train, the traditional twinklers are a stark reminder of what came to be known as the LIRR massacre. “As soon as the Christmas lights go up I find myself in a funk,” she told The Post as the 30th anniversary of the bloodshed neared. “It’s like a black cloud that follows me until Dec. 7 each year, like waiting for a stomach ache to pass.” Combatti boarded the 5:33...
Police Helicopter Hovering Over Fort Greene For 30 Minutes – But There Is A Simple Explanation
Yesterday, residents of the Brooklyn neighborhood of Fort Greene were left unnerved after a police helicopter hovered in the area for at least 30 minutes. However, it turned out that this was due to the passing of FDNY Chaplain Monsignor John E. Delendick, which caused some huge traffic delays that were being monitored by helicopter. This likely burnt around 15-20 gallons of fuel and cost in the region of $100-$150.