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Fugitive Featured on ‘The Hunt’ Killed in Shootout in New York City

Fugitive Featured on ‘The Hunt’ Killed in Shootout in New York City

A fugitive suspected of sexual assault and a task force sent to apprehend him were involved in a shootout in Greenwich Village, New York, on Monday. The suspect, featured on CNN’s The Hunt recently, was killed and three law enforcement officials were injured. Of those injured are a police detective and two federal marshals. In a […]

Times Square Spider-Man Punches Policeman

Times Square Spider-Man Punches Policeman

Yesterday, a Times Square Spider-Man punched a policeman in the face when asked him for identification. James Bishop, also known as Spider-Man, was arrested and charged with criminal mischief, resisting arrest, and assaulting a police officer. The officer intervened when Bishop demanded a minimum of $5.00 from a tourist, who only gave him $1.00, for […]

Eric Garner Remembered

Eric Garner Remembered

Eric Garner will be remembered as someone who was generous and congenial according to friends and family. Garner, a 43-year-old family man from Staten Island, was placed in an apparent chokehold on July 17 by police officer Daniel Panatleo for allegedly selling untaxed loose cigarettes on the sidewalk. He allegedly resisted arrest telling the police to […]

Garner: Choke Hold or Not

Garner:  Choke Hold or Not

The public believes that Eric Garner, who was arrested by the New York City Police Department last Thursday, was placed in an illegal choke hold during his arrest, although authorities are denying the allegation. Garner was arrested by the NYPD last Thursday for allegedly selling illegal untaxed cigarettes. During the course of the arrest a choke […]

Cuevas Pleads Not Guilty in Murder, Dismemberment of Browne in Brooklyn

Cuevas Pleads Not Guilty in Murder, Dismemberment of Browne in Brooklyn

In a short court appearance this morning in New York, Leah Cuevas, 42, pleaded not guilty to a charge of second-degree murder. The Brooklyn woman is accused of murdering and dismembering a mother of four who rented space in her deceased uncle’s building. Cuevas was sent back to jail and denied bail by the  judge. Family members of […]

Secrets Surrounding White Flags on Brooklyn Bridge Have Deepened

Secrets Surrounding White Flags on Brooklyn Bridge Have Deepened

The secrets surrounding the appearance of two white flags on top of the Brooklyn Bridge have deepened as the New York Police Department discloses that they do not know who performed the security gap or how they were able to achieve it. White flags, which are considered to be symbols of surrender, fluttered from poles […]

New York Police Arrest Man in Florida in Connection With Death of Young Mother

New York Police Arrest Man in Florida in Connection With Death of Young Mother

New York State Police and United States Marshals arrested Dante Taylor, age 19, in Florida in connection with the death of a young mother from Long Island. They have accused him in the alleged killing of  Sarah Goode, who vanished in June. Taylor is looking at a second-degree charge of murder in her death. Suffolk […]

Woman Found Living in Apartment With Mother’s Decomposed Corpse

Woman Found Living in Apartment With Mother’s Decomposed Corpse

A mentally ill woman lived for more than a year with the decomposed corpse of her mother. When the remains of Susie Rosenthal were found this week her body had been reduced to bones. The 61-year-old woman’s deceased body had been eaten up by rats, roaches and mice which also occupied the trash ridden apartment. […]

Medical Marijuana Legalized in New York by Cuomo

Medical Marijuana Legalized in New York by Cuomo

Medical marijuana or cannabis has now been legalized in New York by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo’s signature on Saturday ensured New York would officially became the 23rd state to legalize marijuana for seriously ill or injured patients. The new law will only initially allow the drug in non-smokeable forms, such as pills, oils, and vapors. […]

New Yorkers Hate the Ice Cream Truck Jingle

New Yorkers Hate the Ice Cream Truck Jingle

It seems that New Yorkers’ hate the sound of the ice cream truck jingle. That summer theme song for kids to ask for a spare dollar from their parents or grand parents has become a bone of contention for many in the city. According to the Department of Environmental Protection of New York City, in the […]

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