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Victim Identified After Body Parts Found In Bronx

A victim has been identified after body parts were found at a garbage transfer station in the Bronx.
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Bronx Man Busted For Making Over 40 False-Alarm 911 Calls

A months-long investigation by two NYPD neighborhood coordination officers led to the bust of a chronic 911 caller in Bronx, police said Wednesday....
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Man Pushed Onto Subway Tracks In Bronx

A man who was pushed onto the subway tracks in Bronx was forced to maneuver himself out of the way of an oncoming train, only to have his leg run over, leaving him lying inches from electrocution on the tracks, fire officials say. ...
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Push-In Robbers Pistol Whip Co-Op City Man

A Co-op City man was pistol whipped by robbers who pushed their way inside his townhouse on a snowy day, police said....
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Miracle On Bronx Highway

Detectives are currently trying to confirm the identity of a man fighting for his life at Jacobi Hospital, after being struck by two vehicles as he crossed a busy Bronx highway....
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Bronx Man Faces Fraud Charges In Mansfield

A Bronx man is facing fraud charges after allegedly trying to use another person's name to buy a phone in Mansfield, MA....
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School Safety Agent Critically Hurt In Possible Bronx Hit-And-Run Accident

A Bronx school safety agent is hospitalized with severe head trauma and other injuries after being hit by at least two vehicles, one of which fled the scene after the accident Tuesday morning, according to a union representative and police....
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Gunfire Erupts Blocks Away From Bronx Zoo

A 22-year-old man is recovering after being shot on Sunday, January 22, along Crotona Parkway in the West Farms section of the borough. The shooting took place a few blocks away from the Bronx Zoo....
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Departmental Trial Of NYPD Officer Who Fatally Shot Bronx Teen Wraps Up

Supporters of Ramarley Graham's family shouted over the lawyers who represented Richard Haste, the officer who killed the unarmed teen in 2012....
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NYPD Seeks Kingsbridge Library Book-bag Thief

Police have released a wanted flyer with two images of a suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of an unattended book-bag at the Kingsbridge Public Library on November 4, 2016....
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Bronx Man Accused Of Selling Cocaine, Crack Cocaine

A Bronx man sold cocaine and crack cocaine to informants last summer, police say....
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Head Of Dismembered Prostitute Found In The Freezer Inside The Sex Offender's Apartment

The head of a prostitute whose torso and leg were discovered in a Bronx trash facility was found in the home of a registered sex offender, authorities said....
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City Files Plans For $50M South Bronx Police Station Designed By Bjarke Ingels

The New York City Department of Design and Construction has filed plans for a Bjarke Ingels-designed police station in the South Bronx that’s expected to cost $50 million....
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Elderly Bronx Woman Injured After Mistaking Firework For Candle

An elderly Bronx woman who thought she was lighting a candle lit fireworks instead — and may have lost some of her fingers, police said....
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3 Men Attack With Machete, Knife; Sever Victim's Finger

Three attackers armed with a machete and knives assaulted a 25-year-old man, cutting him and severing his left pinky finger, police said. ...
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Cops Bust Man Suspected Of Hiding Woman's Dismembered Remains

A 40-year-old man was arrested Sunday for dumping the dismembered remains of a woman at a Bronx waste transfer station....
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The Bronx Defenders Expanding Operations To Tulsa, OK

A week into the job, Robin Steinberg and her staff are already paying house calls....
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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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Help NYPD Catch These Suspects

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying five individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos and video wanted for questioning in connection to four grand larceny incidents which occurred within the confines of the 40th and 41st Precincts. The details are as follows:
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Bronx Woman Was Sentenced To Serve 54 Months In Federal Prison

Acting United States Attorney John J. Farley announced today that Gladys Maria Pena Dominguez, 35, was sentenced on Monday to serve 54 months in federal prison for her role in a scheme to use stolen personal identifying information to file false federal income tax returns and steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from the U.S. Treasury.

A Bronx Driver Is Responsible For The Times Square Attack

A young man was taken into custody after driving the wrong way north for seven blocks up Broadway and then ramming into 13 people, killing one and injuring 12.
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Bronx Man Indicted For 2016 Nassau Murder

A Bronx man was indicted Wednesday on murder charges for the stabbing death of a 39-year-old man outside a bar in Hempstead in April 2016.
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NYC Police Shut Down Bronx-To-Mass. Trafficking Ring; 3 Kilos Of Heroin, $4 Million Seized

Federal, state and local officials in New York City announced they have shut down a drug trafficking operation that was shuttling heroin hidden inside furniture from Mexico through Bronx into Massachusetts.
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Duo Steals Thousands In Over-The-Counter Meds From Bronx Rite Aid

Police are searching for a man and woman accused of stealing up to $4,200 in over-the-counter medication from a Rite Aid pharmacy in Bronx earlier this month.
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Men Armed With Knife, Machete Rob Family In Bronx

Two men armed with a large knife and machete robbed a woman and her three sons inside an apartment earlier this month in Bronx, police said Wednesday.
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Bronx Man Shot And Killed Inside East Williamsburg Nightclub

A Bronx coke dealer was shot in the face and killed inside a Flushing Avenue nightclub early Sunday morning, police said.
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2 Wanted In Violent Robbery Caught On Camera In Bronx

Police are looking for two suspects who they say knocked a man unconscious and robbed him in Bronx.
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Killer Bronx Nanny Sentenced For Stomping 20-Month-Old Baby To Death

A brutal Bronx nanny was sentenced Tuesday to up to four years in prison for fatally stomping a 20-month-old boy in a bizarre wrestling match at her home day-care center.

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Edith Lynn Hornik-Beer

has written for the major magazines and newspapers both here and abroad. Included are The New York Times, The Denver Post, Elle Magazine, Neue Zuercher Zeitung (Switzerland) and Berlin Tagesblatt (Germany). She is also the author of five books.