Crime

Latest Bronx Shooting

Latest Bronx Shooting

By Robert Press Just before eleven Thursday night a man was shot in the face near the corner of Morris Park Avenue and Van Buren Street in the 49th Precinct. Police did not identify the unknown victim who was rushed […]

by · July 20, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Crime, News
Bronx DA: Bronx Man Indicted In Attempted Murder Of Pregnant Fiancée

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Indicted In Attempted Murder Of Pregnant Fiancée

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Bronx DA: Man Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison For Shooting His Wife In Their Home

Bronx DA: Man Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison For Shooting His Wife In Their Home

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 16, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 16, 2018

Mourners pay their respects for Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz, who police say died in a case of mistaken identity.--Photo courtesy of William Rivera

Summer violence Explodes Across the Borough

Summer violence Explodes Across the Borough by David Greene The NYPD has released startling new statistics that show the boroughs homicide rate is more than 92% higher than last year after the first 6 months of the year– and that […]

by · July 15, 2018 · Crime, News
Kingsbridge residents (l-r):  Debra Williams, Iris Melendez and Cassandra Wallace hosting their unusual "Bakers Against Violence" bake sale.--Photo by David Greene

3rd Annual Bakers Against Violence in Kingsbridge

3rd Annual Bakers Against Violence in Kingsbridge by David Greene Several Kingsbridge residents are stepping outside the box to combat the onslaught of needless violence on the streets of our borough– by hosting a bake sale. Iris Melendez, 22, Cassandra […]

by · July 15, 2018 · Domestic Violence, News
Bronx DA: Tyrone Frank indicted pleads

Bronx DA: Tyrone Frank indicted pleads

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Crime Down Citywide But Murders Up in the Bronx

By Robert Press Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner James P. O’neill, and Chief of Police Terrace Monahan came to the 40th police precinct on East 138th Street to announce the six-month crime statistics for 2018. Before they went into […]

by · July 11, 2018 · Crime, News
Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Murder Of Woman

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Murder Of Woman

Legislation to Protect Children from Gang and Other Violence Unveiled

Legislation to Protect Children from Gang and Other Violence Unveiled

Small businesses would be required to be “Safe Havens” for injured or endangered youth seeking help under proposed legislation.

by · July 11, 2018 · Crime, News, Youth and Children
Bronx DA: Man Sentenced To 25 Years To Life In Prison In 1993 Murder

Bronx DA: Man Sentenced To 25 Years To Life In Prison In 1993 Murder

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 2, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of July 2, 2018

by · July 2, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx DA: Bronx Da Announces Summer Internship Program For Law School And Undergrad Students

Bronx DA: Bronx Da Announces Summer Internship Program For Law School And Undergrad Students

Police say one victim was stabbed in the neck and another was slashed on the face, three others were struck on the head with "blunt objects."--Photo by David Greene

6 Injured in Night of Violence in West Farms

6 Injured in Night of Violence in West Farms by David Greene At least three people were stabbed and three others were struck over the head with objects in a night of violence– unprecedented even in the ruff-and-tumble neighborhood of […]

by · June 23, 2018 · Crime, News
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of June 18, 2018