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Police: Brooklyn man who punched cops faces counterfeiting charge

A Brooklyn man who is charged with assaulting two police officers in East Garden City had $820 in counterfeit bills when he was arrested, police said. Triston Campbell, 27, had 14 counterfeit $50 bills and six counterfeit $20 bills, Nassau County police said. Campbell, of Snyder Avenue, was held on

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-17 23:40:33

Jury deliberates in trial of Brooklyn federal jail guard accused of raping inmate

The fate of a Brooklyn federal jail officer accused of raping an inmate is in the hands of a jury. Carlos Martinez is accused of forcing a woman to have sex with him while he was a lieutenant at Sunset Park's Metropolitan Detention Center, prosecutors said. Martinez allegedly took the inmate into

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 01:44:54

5 workers charged with ripping off clothing store in Ebates scheme

Five employees at a Secaucus clothing outlet store have been charged with fraud after authorities say they ripped off the company by rerouting phone orders through a shopping rebate website to earn extra cash. Simone Wallace, 28, and Cathedra Smart, 39, both of Jersey City; and Cynthia Geralds, 49,

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:02:30

3-alarm fire burns through commercial building in Brooklyn

A third-alarm fire burned through a commercial building in the Bath Beach section of Brooklyn. The fire broke out in Universal Ceramic Tiles just before 4 a.m. Thursday. Firefighters are battling the blaze in the two-story commercial building from the outside. One firefighter has suffered a minor in

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-18 11:04:50

Man who strangled wife pleads guilty to firearm offense

JERSEY CITY - A Jersey City man convicted in September of strangling the mother of his child pleaded guilty yesterday to a gun offense related to guns found in their Old Bergen Road apartment after the 2014 killing. On Sept. 29, Nathan Williams III, 36, was convicted of the aggravated manslaughter

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 21:24:17

Brooklyn convict’s attempt to clean up his life derailed after shot at bar, found with gun

Ex-convict Jaquin Royall joined a Coney Island anti-violence program because he wanted to make his neighborhood a better place and prevent young people from taking the path he had chosen. But before he even started training for the $18.50 an hour position as a "credible messenger," or outreach wor

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 09:00:00

Jersey City man gets 30 years for suffocating girlfriend in Heights home

JERSEY CITY -- A Jersey City man who covered his girlfriend's nose and mouth with his hands and suffocating her during an argument in the Heights has begun serving his 30-year prison sentence for the homicide. Miguel Cabrera-Romero, 56, was sentenced on Friday by Hudson County Superior Court Judge P

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 20:58:57

Crews battle fire at Brooklyn building

BATH BEACH, Brooklyn - Crews are battling a blaze that broke out in Brooklyn early Thursday. A fire broke out at a commercial building in Brooklyn Jan. 18, 2018 (PIX11) Firefighters were alerted about a fire at Universal Ceramic Tiles, located on the first floor of a commercial building at 2162 Bath

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-18 10:04:36

Warrant issued for man suspected in slaying of missing woman found dead in southeast Oak Cliff garage

Dallas police on Wednesday identified a suspect in the disappearance and slaying of a woman found dead in a southeast Oak Cliff home more than a week after she was reported missing. Brandon Sampson An arrest warrant has been issued for Brandon Charles Sampson, 31, in connection with Jacqueline Hu

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 02:41:45

2 dead in apparent murder-suicide near UT Southwestern

DALLAS -- Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that left two people dead in Dallas Wednesday morning. Just before 11 a.m., officers were called to an apartment on Forest Park Road, across the street from UT Southwestern Medical Center, for a health and welfare check. They found Donnel

WFAA - 2018-01-18 16:00:39

Dog that attacked toddler at adoption event won't be euthanized this week

A dog that bit a 2-year-old boy at Klyde Warren Park is getting a last-minute reprieve after a judge temporarily blocked the city of Dallas from euthanizing the animal. Rusty, a pit bull-Labrador mix, was scheduled to be put down Tuesday, but the rescue group Dallas Pets Alive filed a request for a

WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-18 17:00:00

Dallas Police Searching For Suspect In Murder Of Jacqueline Hughes

DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Police are searching for a suspect they say killed a woman and left her body in a garage. Brandon Charles Sampson, 31, is wanted in Jacqueline Hughes' disappearance and death. Hughes' body was found last week in a home near Paul Quinn College on the city's southeast side. (Image

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 11:43:41

15-year-old last seen in east Oak Cliff may pose a danger to herself, police say

Dallas police are asking for the public's help locating a 15-year-old girl last seen Tuesday in east Oak Cliff. Yanavi Jones Yanavi Jones was headed to an unknown location when she left on foot Tuesday. She was last seen near the 2400 block of Lanark Avenue, near East Kiest Boulevard. Police sai

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 04:59:34

Man Accused In Zoe Hastings Murder Still Waiting To Learn His Fate

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - The jury continues to deliberate in the trial of a Dallas man accused in the kidnap murder of a teenage girl in 2015. While on her way to church, 18-year-old Zoe Hastings stopped to return a movie and then disappeared. Before lunchtime on Thursday it had been nearly seven hours

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 11:24:35

Dallas family who beat pregnant teen to make her miscarry, cover up rape get prison

Three family members connected to the brutal beating of a pregnant teenager who was raped and forced to miscarry her baby pleaded guilty to the crime and were sentenced to prison this week. Sharon Jones, 47, was sentenced to 12 years, while her daughter Cecila McDonald, 28, got seven years, and 29-

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 20:29:44

Dallas cracks down on animal citations with big warrant roundup

Hoping to inspire some law-abiding action from Dallas residents, the city's animal shelter and the Dallas Marshal's Office are partnering up on a warrant roundup on all animal-related tickets. The roundup will begin on January 20. Anyone with an outstanding warrant for offenses such as loose or te

CULTUREMAP.COM - 2018-01-18 15:00:20

Man accused of killing deputies issues threat in court: 'I will kill more'

SACRAMENTO, CA (KCRA) A man accused of killing two California deputies during a shooting spree in Sacramento and Placer counties was kicked out of court Wednesday after swearing at the judge. Luis Bracamontes shouted "F- you," at the judge and refused to quiet down as the second day of his trial beg

NBC4 COLUMBUS - 2018-01-18 14:58:39

2017 was record-breaking year for Sacramento International Airport

Sacramento International Airport set its all-time record for passenger traffic in 2017 and is projected to serve even more fliers over the next year. Approximately 10.9 million people flew in and out of SMF last year, besting 2016's mark of 10.1 million and previous high of 10.7 million set in 2007,

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-18 17:49:00

Police investigate suspicious death after body found near homeless encampment

A suspicious death in the Gardenland area of Sacramento is being investigated after a body was found Tuesday afternoon. The body was found off the side of the road near the Arden Garden Connector and Northgate Boulevard near a homeless encampment by a Sacramento River distributary. County rangers, p

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-17 21:17:00

Train hits car, kills driver from Dixon

DIXON - The driver of a car hit by a train on tracks that cross Batavia Road outside of Dixon was killed Tuesday, according to Amtrak and the Solano County Sheriff's Office. It has not been determined yet if the collision, which is under investigation by the Union Pacific Railroad, was intentional o

DAILY REPUBLIC - 2018-01-18 13:18:54