Crime

BRONX DA: TRAVIS BLOCH ARRAIGNED IN KILLING OF CHRISTOPHER DURAN; ALSO IN ANOTHER SHOOTING WITH SAME GUN

BRONX DA: TRAVIS BLOCH ARRAIGNED IN KILLING OF CHRISTOPHER DURAN; ALSO IN ANOTHER SHOOTING WITH SAME GUN

TRAVIS BLOCH PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO KILLING OF TEEN CHRISTOPHER DURAN Also Arraigned in Prior Incident Using Same Weapon (Bronx, NY – July 14, 2015) – Bronx Supreme Court District Attorney Robert Johnson announces the Supreme Court indictment of 28-year-old […]

by · July 15, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 13, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 13, 2015

Cases of Interest for the Week of July 13, 2015   Monday, July 13, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Miller, K. Justice Whiten Part B   Appearance ARTHUR MEREDITH Meredith is facing charges of Attempted […]

by · July 13, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: OPERATION SMOKE BRAKE SNUFFS OUT MAJOR SMUGGLING OPERATION

BRONX DA: OPERATION SMOKE BRAKE SNUFFS OUT MAJOR SMUGGLING OPERATION

Bronx County District Attorney Robert Johnson announces multiple indictments of 20 people and six corporations containing 1345 counts regarding a major smuggling operation that brought more than 44,000 untaxed cartons of cigarettes from Virginia to the Bronx during a single […]

by · July 11, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE INDICTED FOR ATTACK ON STAFF

BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE INDICTED FOR ATTACK ON STAFF

RIKERS INMATE INDICTED FOR UNPROVOKED ASSAULT ON MEDICAL STAFF Jonathan Hodgson Also Facing Manhattan Attempted Murder Charges (Bronx, NY – July 8, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson announces the indictment of 35-year-old JONATHAN HODGSON in the brutal June […]

by · July 10, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
A.P.: NYC to eliminate bail for non-violent suspects

A.P.: NYC to eliminate bail for non-violent suspects

The AP’s Jake Pearson reports “NYC to eliminate bail for non-violent suspects” “Thousands of New Yorkers accused of low-level or non-violent crimes won’t face the prospect of raising cash for bail under a plan that seeks to keep such suspects […]

by · July 8, 2015 · Crime, Government
Credit: NYPD DCPI

Parkchester Man Gunned Down While Holding His Baby Girl

Allen McQueen, a 21-year-old man, was shot and killed while holding his baby daughter, Taylor, on a street in Parkchester, according to several witnesses. Police, responding to a 911 call at 1:19 p.m.,  said the man was shot in the […]

by · July 8, 2015 · Crime
BRONX DA: Speedy Verdict in 2008 Gun Death Trial

BRONX DA: Speedy Verdict in 2008 Gun Death Trial

UP TO 40 YEARS FOR A MEMORIAL DAY KILLING Jury Returns Speedy Verdict in 2008 Gun Death of a Yonkers Man   (Bronx, NY – July 1, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson today announced the jury conviction of […]

by · July 6, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 6, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 6, 2015

Cases of Interest for the Week of July 6, 2015   Monday, July 6, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details McGowan, J. Justice Rodriguez III Part B   Possible Disposition RICARDO MIRANDA Miranda is facing charges […]

by · July 5, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
COMMUNITY SHOOTING RESPONSE! 7/7 @ 6PM

COMMUNITY SHOOTING RESPONSE! 7/7 @ 6PM

BRONX D.A.: SPEEDING, DRUNK DRIVER SENTENCED FOR DEATH OF TODDLER TWINS’ MOM

BRONX D.A.: SPEEDING, DRUNK DRIVER SENTENCED FOR DEATH OF TODDLER TWINS’ MOM

SENTENCE FOR SPEEDING, DRUNK DRIVER Mom of Twin Toddlers Struck Down in Van Nest/West Farms Crash   (Bronx, NY – June 29, 2015) – Bronx County District Attorney Robert Johnson announces that 29-year-old AGUSTUS JENKINS of Montgomery, NY, has been […]

by · June 30, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BREAKING NEWS: Fugitive Prison Escapee Shot and Captured

BREAKING NEWS: Fugitive Prison Escapee Shot and Captured

David Sweat, (l) shot and captured; Richard Matt (r), shot and killed. BREAKING NEWS: The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says David Sweat, the convicted killer who escaped from maximum security prison 23 days ago, has been shot and captured. The […]

by · June 28, 2015 · Breaking News, Crime, News
BREAKING NEWS: 1 NY Prison Escapee Dead, 1 Still On The Run

BREAKING NEWS: 1 NY Prison Escapee Dead, 1 Still On The Run

Earlier this evening, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo gave an update on the search for escaped inmates Richard Matt (pictured below) and David Sweat in Malone, New York. Governor Cuomo briefed the media this evening that at approximately 3:45 p.m. today, […]

BRONX DA: PAIR INDICTED FOR EXECUTION-STYLE MURDER OF MICHAEL MELDISH

BRONX DA: PAIR INDICTED FOR EXECUTION-STYLE MURDER OF MICHAEL MELDISH

    PAIR INDICTED FOR EXECUTION-STYLE KILLING Michael Meldish Found Shot to Death in Car   (Bronx, NY – June 22, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson today announced the Supreme Court arraignment, following a Grand Jury indictment, of […]

by · June 25, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Public Advocate Calls Emergency Faith Leaders Meeting

Public Advocate Calls Emergency Faith Leaders Meeting

Following the tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina, Public Advocate Tisch James is inviting faith leaders from across New York City to join her in a discussion about safety in local houses of worship. According to an email, the New York City […]

Forest Houses 11 Busted For Dealing Crack Cocaine and Heroin Trafficking

Forest Houses 11 Busted For Dealing Crack Cocaine and Heroin Trafficking

Eleven Hoods Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Selling Crack Cocaine And Heroin In The Bronx Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the New York […]

by · June 18, 2015 · Crime