| Feb 24, 2012
| 5:56 AM
Once again, the trust parents placed in NYC schools has been shattered, as police arrested the 5th school worker in 3 weeks to allegedly sexually abuse children. Cops arrested 30-year-old school aide Brett Picou Thursday for allegedly grabbing, groping...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 7:41 PM
What started out as a report of a man shot in his Queens home turned into a triple shooting, double homicide investigation early Friday morning.
Cops arrived at a home located at 121-17 Grayson Street, near 122nd Avenue in Springfield Gardens just before...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 3:06 PM
A small patch of pavement on PS 251 is supposed to be a school playground, but most prison yards have better-equipped recreation yards.
"There is nothing for them to do but stand and sit on the concrete," said parent Nigel Green.
Green's 5 year-old-son,...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:04 AM
The crackle of gunfire in New York continues. In a time span of just under 40 minutes, four people were wounded in three different boroughs.
The shootings went down in Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.
At 1 a.m., police said an unidentified man was shot...
| May 24, 2010
| 6:07 AM
Police are searching for man who they say killed one man and injured five others, one critically on Sunday.
The suspect is 5-feet 8-inches tall, between 20- to 25-years-old, and was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, according to...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 9:53 AM
Two children were killed and five others injured after a fire broke out inside a two-family home in the Springfield Gardens section of Queens Thursday.
According to fire officials, the blaze was reported at around 9 a.m. at the home at 182nd Street.
| Nov 27, 2009
| 2:40 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for three suspects wanted in connection with a home invasion in Queens.
The incident occurred early Friday morning on 223rd Street in Springfield Gardens. The men are accused of shooting the 64-year-old male victim....
| Apr 14, 2010
| 5:33 PM
More than a dozen homes were damaged early Wednesday morning in Queens, when a 12-inch water main burst.
The water main, dating back to 1969, broke at about 4:30 a.m. at the corner of 159th Street and 140th Ave.
The Environmental Protection Agency...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 10:28 AM
Margaret Thompson was sound asleep Wednesday morning in her Springfield Gardens home when she woke up to a nightmare -- the sound of an explosion and what she thought was rain.
"I looked out the window and saw the street was flooded. Water was just...