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Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting At Bronx Sweet 16

An arrest has been made in the fatal Sweet 16 shooting that killed a teenager in Bronx last month.
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Violent Cab Driver Robbery Caught On Camera In Bronx

Police in Bronx are searching for two people who violently robbed a cab driver, and it was all caught on camera....
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Trial Scrutinizes NYPD's Handling Of Mentally Ill

As the trial for an NYPD sergeant accused of murdering a mentally ill woman in her Bronx apartment got underway Tuesday, the courtroom was filled with supporters from both sides....
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The Man Who Attacked Bronx Science Teacher Has Benn Arrested

Police have made an arrest following a random attack in the subway in Times Square....
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Police Shoot And Kill Man In Bronx

The NYPD's Force Investigation Division is looking into how a Bronx man died just moments after he tried grabbing a gun from a responding cop during a brief run-in with authorities, police said....
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Wrongfully Convicted Man Blames NYPD For Unfair Trial

Newly cleared of a Bronx murder for which he spent 20 years behind bars, Richard Rosario is hauling the city to court for ignoring 13 alibi witnesses who could put him in Florida at the time of the killing....
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Police Fatally Shoot Knife-Wielding Mman In Bronx

A knife-wielding man was fatally shot by police after he threatened to stab his roommate in Bronx on Monday night, law enforcement sources said....
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Troopers Look For Bronx Man In Violent Westchester Domestic Incident

State Police are attempting to locate a Bronx man following a domestic incident in which he allegedly strangled his victim....
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Postal Service Probes Reported Mail Thefts In Marble Hill

The Postal Service is investigating after some Marble Hill residents say criminals are stealing from the neighborhood mailboxes....
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Man Detonates Pipe Bomb In “Attempted Terrorist Attack”

A man wearing a homemade pipe bomb detonated his explosive in a walkway at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square on Monday, injuring three people and causing chaos in one of the busiest commuter hubs in the city, officials said....
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Golden Krust Founder Dies By Suicide At Bronx Factory

Owner of New York-based Caribbean chain Golden Krust died by suicide over the weekend at 57 years old — some 28 years after founding the fast food restaurant with more than 120 locations nationwide....
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Worker Shot To Death Outside Mount Vernon Rehab Center

A worker was shot to death Thursday night outside of Westchester Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Mount Vernon. ...
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Woman Robbed of Cash As She Tried to Pay Clerk at Grocery Store

A woman who pulled out cash to pay for her groceries was robbed by a man who grabbed the money from her hand and ran out of the store, police said....
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Teen Slashed In Face On Bronx Bus During Heated Argument With Her Attacker

The 19-year-old victim got into an argument with a fellow passenger on a BX4 bus as it rolled along Westchester Avenue near Pugsley Street in Parkchester about 3:15 p.m. Friday....
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Bus Riding Carjackers Stuck Up SUV In Front Of Saks

Cops are searching for a trio of bus riding carjackers who made off with an SUV in front of the new Saks....
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Four Bronxites Arrested In Cybercrime Ring Bust

Prosecutors unveiled charges Thursday against 13 people — most from Westchester County — in connection with a scheme to defraud drivers of two ride-sharing companies. They stole millions of dollars from thousands of driver accounts, prosecutors said....
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Woman, 45, Fatally Stabbed Inside Her Bronx Apartment

A woman was found stabbed to death inside her Bronx apartment Thursday morning, cops said....
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Teacher Found Dead In Bronx School Bathroom From Apparent Overdose

A teacher was found dead of an apparent overdose in a Bronx public school Thursday night, police sources said....
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Family Files Notice Of Claim In Schenectady Police Custody Death

City police failed to respond properly to Andrew Kearse's complaints of medical distress in May, leading to his death in police custody, his family alleges in a notice of claim filed against the city....
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Legal Aid Society Seeks To Give Up To 600K New Yorkers A 2nd Chance By Sealing Criminal Records

The Legal Aid Society has 20 applicants trying to get old convictions sealed under a new state law that aims to give New Yorkers a clean slate — and court officials believe as many as 600,000 people could be eligible....
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Jaylene Oquendo, 12, Missing

The New York Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person within the confines of the 42 Precinct/PSA #7 in Bronx.
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Kyra Allen, 13, Missing

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.
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Alyson Ortiz, 22, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following missing female who resides within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.
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Jassan Abrams, 13, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following person reported missing on Monday, November 5, 2018 within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.
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Christian Walker, 15, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following person reported missing on Monday, November 5, 2018 within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx.
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Edgar Fuentes, 13, Missing

The New York Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing person within the confines of the 41 Precinct in Bronx.
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Felix Rodriguez Corporan, 74, Missing

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing person within the confines of the 52 Precinct in Bronx.
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Derick Saninocencio, 36, Missing

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person within the confines of the 45 Precinct in Bronx.
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Cyrus Perez, 13, Missing

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating the following person who was reported missing on October 30, 2018 from within the confines of the 52 Precinct in Bronx.
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Wayne Taylor, 80, Missing

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a person reported missing on Saturday, October 27, 2018 within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx

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Neal Tepel

is a retiree and former member of AFSCME District Council 1707, AFM, CSA, OSA, and UFT. He continues to be an activist for worker rights.