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Bergenfield Woman, Brother Arrested For Desecrating Body

A Bergenfield woman and a Bronx man were charged with allegedly hiding parts of her husband, authorities said Friday.
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State Of The Judiciary To Be Given In Bronx, A First

Janet DiFiore is set to present the 2017 State of the Judiciary speech, her first as the state's chief judge, from the Bronx Criminal Hall of Justice on February 22, 2017....
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Bronx Man & Accomplice Stole Items From T.J. Maxx, Sephora

A Bronx man and his unapprehended accomplice stole thousands of dollars worth of items from two Staten Island retailers last month, police allege....
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Bronx Men Face Felony Forgery Charges In Yorktown

Two men from Bronx are facing a half-dozen felony forgery charges after police allegedly found them in possession of phony driver's licenses and debit cards....
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Nonprofit Overseeing Bronx Apartment Where Toddlers Died Racked Up Hundreds Of Violations

The nonprofit group that operated a Bronx apartment where two babies died from lethal steam burns had as many as 185 open violations at a separate site it supposedly managed....
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Mugger Violently Robs Elderly Man In Bronx

A 79-year-old man was pummeled by a mugger who repeatedly yelled at him to “shut up” while kicking him and pushing his head into the floor in the man’s Bronx building, the victim told the media on Friday....
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Bronx Scaffolding Business President Convicted Of Tax Evasion Must Pay Back $2 Million

The president of two Bronx scaffolding businesses will pay back $2 million and spend time behind bars after pleading guilty to tax evasion, authorities said Thursday....
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Bronx Tax Scammers Targeted NJ Residents

A 26-year-old Bronx man admitted to his role in filing phony tax returns that netted $2.89 million over two years that targeted New Jersey residents, including in Bergen County, authorities said....
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Burglars Stole Cash From 18 Laundry Rooms In Queens & Bronx

Burglars who broke into the same 30th Street apartment building twice last week have been connected to more than a dozen other burglaries in which they pried open the cash machines of laundry rooms....
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Bronx Livery Cab Driver Robbed At Knifepoint; 3 Suspects Sought

The search is on for three men after a livery cab driver was robbed at knifepoint in Bronx....
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Bronx Felons Caught With Fake Ids, Debit Cards

Two Bronx felons are facing new charges after being caught with fake IDs and debit cards in Yorktown, police said....
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Subway Surfing On Back Of New York Commuter Train

A New York subway rider captured cellphone footage of three teenagers "subway surfing" by clinging to the back of a train as it departed a Bronx station....
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2-Month-Old Bronx Girl’s Death Ruled Homicide

The death of a 2-month-old Bronx girl who was hospitalized with numerous injuries including a fractured spine has been ruled a homicide....
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Bronx Man Charged With Pot Possession

Erratic driving led to the arrest of a Bronx, NY, man on charges including pot possession, police said....
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Bronx Man Charged With Trying To Fill Fraudulent Prescription

A man from Bronx, NY was taken into custody for trying to fill a fraudulent prescription at Sparta CVS on January 16, 207 around 12:51 p.m....
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Bronx Man Charged In $50G Fort Lee Knifepoint Bank Robbery

A 38-year-old Bronx man who robbed a Fort Lee bank of $50,000 with a large knife last week was scheduled for a first federal court appearance Thursday, authorities said....
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Gang Ambushes Mail Carrier Delivering Letters in Bronx, Breaks Nose

Police are looking for a group of four young men they say attacked a USPS mail carrier as he delivered letters at a Bronx building earlier this month, bashing him in the face and head and demanding money. ...
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2 Men Wanted In Bronx Mugging In Crotona

Police are looking for two men in connection with a vicious and random beating in Bronx, all over a cell phone....
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Oscar Lopez Rivera To Be Freed After 36 Years In US Prison

The United States government announced Tuesday the release of Oscar Lopez Rivera, who has been imprisoned in the U.S. for 36 years for his struggle to free Puerto Rico from U.S. colonial rule....
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Man Shot 7 Times In Barber’s Chair In Bronx

A 23-year-old man is clinging to life Tuesday after being shot seven times as he got a trim at a Bronx barbershop — apparently in retaliation for a murder that took place a few blocks away last month, police sources said....
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Bergenfield Woman, Brother Arrested For Desecrating Body

A Bergenfield woman and a Bronx man were charged with allegedly hiding parts of her husband, authorities said Friday.
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State Of The Judiciary To Be Given In Bronx, A First

Janet DiFiore is set to present the 2017 State of the Judiciary speech, her first as the state's chief judge, from the Bronx Criminal Hall of Justice on February 22, 2017.

Bronx Man & Accomplice Stole Items From T.J. Maxx, Sephora

A Bronx man and his unapprehended accomplice stole thousands of dollars worth of items from two Staten Island retailers last month, police allege.

Bronx Men Face Felony Forgery Charges In Yorktown

Two men from Bronx are facing a half-dozen felony forgery charges after police allegedly found them in possession of phony driver's licenses and debit cards.

Nonprofit Overseeing Bronx Apartment Where Toddlers Died Racked Up Hundreds Of Violations

The nonprofit group that operated a Bronx apartment where two babies died from lethal steam burns had as many as 185 open violations at a separate site it supposedly managed.
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Mugger Violently Robs Elderly Man In Bronx

A 79-year-old man was pummeled by a mugger who repeatedly yelled at him to “shut up” while kicking him and pushing his head into the floor in the man’s Bronx building, the victim told the media on Friday.
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Bronx Scaffolding Business President Convicted Of Tax Evasion Must Pay Back $2 Million

The president of two Bronx scaffolding businesses will pay back $2 million and spend time behind bars after pleading guilty to tax evasion, authorities said Thursday.

Bronx Tax Scammers Targeted NJ Residents

A 26-year-old Bronx man admitted to his role in filing phony tax returns that netted $2.89 million over two years that targeted New Jersey residents, including in Bergen County, authorities said.
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Burglars Stole Cash From 18 Laundry Rooms In Queens & Bronx

Burglars who broke into the same 30th Street apartment building twice last week have been connected to more than a dozen other burglaries in which they pried open the cash machines of laundry rooms.
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Bronx Livery Cab Driver Robbed At Knifepoint; 3 Suspects Sought

The search is on for three men after a livery cab driver was robbed at knifepoint in Bronx.

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