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SUVBronx TODAY

SUVBronx TODAY

by · December 2, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Community Affairs, Crime
Officer Darren Wilson standing over body of Michael Brown who he killed

Death By Racism? More Questions That Need Answers.

Yesterday morning, as I was on the subway going to Manhattan, there were two young men of color sitting next to me. Both were around the same age as Michael Brown.  I wondered if they would still be alive if they […]

Subway Pusher, Kevin Darden, Indicted on Two Counts of Murder

Subway Pusher, Kevin Darden, Indicted on Two Counts of Murder

by · November 25, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime, Law
A Rookie Officer and An Inexcusable Loss of Life

A Rookie Officer and An Inexcusable Loss of Life

From the desk of Publisher Sal J. Conforto Greetings to all of our readers. As we prepare to celebrate the holidays and interact with our community we see and hear a lot that is going on. As someone who is […]

by · November 24, 2014 · Crime, Police Affairs
Manhunt Underway for Fatal Subway Push Suspect

Manhunt Underway for Fatal Subway Push Suspect

Police are on the manhunt for an individual suspected of pushing a subway rider to his death on Sunday morning at the East 167th street B & D train station. The victim, 61 year old Hong Kong immigrant Wai Kuen […]

by · November 17, 2014 · Crime
Tax Preparer Steals $4.8 Million from Clients in Ponzi Scheme

Tax Preparer Steals $4.8 Million from Clients in Ponzi Scheme

Robert Van Zandt, 70, of the Bronx-based Van Zandt  Agency, has plead guilty of stealing $4.8 million in client assets in a ponzi scheme that has been operating out of his office for decades, says New York State Attorney General […]

by · November 14, 2014 · Business, Crime
The Young Killing the Young has to stop NOW

The Gun Industry and Blood Money

It was with much disgust that I saw the news about the killing of at least one young person by another in Marysville, Washington. The snuffing out the life of our youth by other young people is an indication of […]

by · October 26, 2014 · Crime, Editorials
One of many possible body cameras for the NYPD

Police Body Cameras: Need for Objectivity

There has been much debate and controversy over having the police officers in the NYPD and other police departments across nation outfitted with body cameras. Over the past year there have been several confrontations between the police and unarmed civilians. […]

by · October 24, 2014 · Crime, Editorials, Local News
Bronx D.A.: The Cases Of Interest For The Week Of 10/20/14

Bronx D.A.: The Cases Of Interest For The Week Of 10/20/14

The Bronx Chronicle will now be providing the public service of widespread access to “The Cases Of Interest” by the Bronx District Attorney’s office. Every week we will be providing a PDF download of case information. You can download this […]

by · October 20, 2014 · Crime, Law
Shooting interrupts Community Board 7 Meeting:  A Bad Sign

Shooting interrupts Community Board 7 Meeting: A Bad Sign

Milenia Marias “Gypsy Queen” reporting from the Northwest Bronx On Tuesday October 14, Community Board 7 had three separate community meetings. The budgeting meeting discussed the capital projects that the community considers most important; a sanitation meeting where individuals expressed […]

by · October 17, 2014 · Crime, Editorials, Local News
Suspect wanted in sexual assault of teen in Bronx

Suspect wanted in sexual assault of teen in Bronx

The 46th Precinct in the Bronx has released surveillance footage of a suspect sexually assaulting a teenage girl. The incident happened on Monday, September 8th at 4:15 a.m. on Jerome Avenue at East 183rd Street. The suspect approached the teenage […]

by · September 17, 2014 · Crime, Local News
NYPD –  Keeping You Informed!

NYPD – Keeping You Informed!

The NYPD is following developments in the UK closely and working with the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force to monitor any developments.  As of now, there is no specific credible threat to New York City.  New York City’s security posture […]

by · September 2, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime
NYPD Weekly Crime Prevention Tip – One-Ring Phone Scam

NYPD Weekly Crime Prevention Tip – One-Ring Phone Scam

Police are warning residents about the “one-ring phone scam,” which uses auto-dialers to target cell phone numbers across the country. The danger to consumers is not in receiving the call, but in calling back. Scammers let the phone ring once […]

by · August 31, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime
NYPD Weekly Crime Prevention Tip – Credit Card Fraud & Identity Theft

NYPD Weekly Crime Prevention Tip – Credit Card Fraud & Identity Theft

Credit Card Fraud and Identity Theft are growing criminal enterprises and we need to do everything we can to prevent becoming a victim. The Director of Security for Capital One Bank suggests the following tip to help detect if your […]

by · August 31, 2014 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Criminal Robs Bronx Bank, Blows loot in AC

Criminal Robs Bronx Bank, Blows loot in AC

A robber robbed more  a dozen banks in New York City and lost all the loot at a roulette table in Atlantic City, originally reported by the New York Post: Dorren Singh, 26, allegedly stole about $32,000 from 12 banks in Manhattan and […]

by · August 26, 2014 · Crime, Local News