| Jan 23, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Police are investigating after a man was killed when a firework went off inside his home Monday morning.
According to authorities, the incident happened inside the Queens residence on 111th Avenue in the Ozone Park section some time before 9:30 a.m....
| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:14 PM
It appears a malfunctioning space heater lead to the deaths of a father and son from carbon monoxide Saturday in their Ozone Park home.
That's according to New York 1, which is also reporting there was a carbon monoxide detector, but the batteries were...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 8:32 PM
Carbon monoxide poisoning is the likely cause behind the death of a father and son Saturday in their Queens home, according to fire officials.
Police have identified the victims as Kuo-Kung Chen, 66, and Aaron Chen, 29, both of 84-9 101th Ave., Ozone...
| May 20, 2009
NEW YORK ( WPIX) -- New York State authorities say they have busted a 24-hour prostitution ring that advertised exclusively on Craigslist.
The operation was based in Ozone Park, Queens and serviced customers in the five boroughs, Long Island and...
| Mar 9, 2009
OZONE PARK, N.Y. (WPIX) -- According to cops, a grocery store in Queens not only sells peppers of the sweet, hot, and green variety, but also now with blow.
Customers got more than what they paid for after purchasing peppers at the Ozone Park grocery...
| Mar 10, 2009
OZONE PARK, N.Y. (WPIX) -- A former English teacher at a South Ozone Park Middle School pleaded guilty Tuesday to sending sexual videos and messages to three of his 12-year-old female students.
Police say Umesh Ramjattan, 24, admitted to authorities to...
| Nov 19, 2008
QUEENS, NY - A Queens man was charged Tuesday with fatally stabbing his pregnant girlfriend. Prosecutors say that on October 25th Derrick Redd, of South Ozone Park, stabbed 25 year-old Niasha Delain numerous times on the neck, arms, and torso, killing her...
| Aug 15, 2009
A Queens man died Thursday while trying to save his wife and daughter from drowning at the beach.
36-year-old Jose-Luis Olivares of Ozone Park was at Jacob Riis Park when his wife and daughter got into trouble in the water, according to officials....
| Aug 3, 2009
| 12:31 PM
An off-duty city cop was arrested after he pulled out a gun on a bouncer who allegedly refused him entry into a trendy Queens nightclub early Sunday morning, police said.
Trevor Harpaul, 28, reportedly pulled out the firearm and began waving it in the...
| Dec 10, 2009
| 5:30 AM
A Nassau County jewelry store owner was shot in the torso as he faced three would-be robbers and, amazingly, was able to detain one suspect until police arrived.
At 7:11 p.m., three suspects -- a woman and two men -- attempted to rob Papandrew Jewelers,...
| Jun 8, 2009
At approximately 8:15 a.m. on Monday officers from the Covington Police Department recovered merchandise stolen from 26 car burglaries. Officers served a search warrant on the residence of Derrick Wilcox at 400-block of Ozone Park Dr. and retrieved the...