Port Authority Tests Responses At Airport

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer Choreographed chaos broke out at LaGuardia Airport Saturday morning, for a yearly emergency response drill conducted by the Port Authority. Close to 150 volunteers, splattered with red paint, dirt and fake guts, acted as victims in an imagined Boeing 737 crash. Many were sprinkled across the pavement, some pretending to […]

110th Pct.: Collision

COLLISION - At approximately 12:48 p.m., officers responded to the vicinity of Roosevelt Avenue and 126th Street. Upon arrival, officers determined that a 2000 Mercury Villager traveling westbound on Roosevelt Avenue struck an unidentified male bicyclist also traveling westbound on Roosevelt Avenue. EMS responded to the scene and pronounced the male dead. The driver remained […]

111th Pct.: Fatal Collision, Burglary & Robbery

FATAL COLLISION - At approximately 2:46 p.m. on June 13, police responded to a report of a vehicle collision that occurred at Francis Lewis Boulevard and 48th Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered Ethel Zaremba, 91, unconscious and unresponsive. EMS responded to the scene and transported the woman to Booth Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced […]

113th Pct.: Arrest & Homicide

ARREST - At approximately 11:18 p.m. on June 14, plain clothed officers from the 113th Precinct were on patrol in the vicinity of Merrick Boulevard and 119th Avenue when they observed a group engaged in a verbal dispute. As officers drove pass the group, they observed a male remove a firearm from his waistband and […]

105th Pct.: Fatal Collision

FATAL COLLISION - At 4:58 a.m. on June 7, police responded to the vicinity of North Conduit Avenue and 225th Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered that Wayne White, 50, of Queens, was riding his bicycle westbound on North Conduit Avenue when he was struck at the location by a vehicle that fled the scene. EMS […]

106th Pct.: Fatal Collision & Burglary

FATAL COLLISION - At approximately 9:56 a.m. on June 7, police officers responded to a 911 call of a pedestrian struck in the vicinity of 130th Street and North Conduit Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered that an unidentified 58-year-old male was attempting to cross northbound on North Conduit Avenue. When he was midway across the […]

105th Pct.: Homicide & Collision

HOMICIDE - At 2:36 a.m. on May 26, police responded to a 911 call at 219th Street and 137th Avenue. Upon arrival, officers observed two males with gunshot wounds outside 218-16 137th Ave. Dowayne Henry, 20, with a gunshot wound to the head and abdomen, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim, a […]

111th Pct.: Fatal Collision

FATAL COLLISION - At approximately 12:35 p.m. on May 16, police responded to a report of a vehicle collision on the Clearview Expressway at 58th Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered Ingrid L. Arcuik, 51, of Queens, unconscious and unresponsive. EMS responded to the scene and declared the woman dead at the scene. A preliminary investigation […]

113th Pct.: Homicide

HOMICIDE - At 3:04 p.m. on May 10, police responded to a 911 call of a male shot inside of Roy Wilkins Park (Merrick Blvd and Baisley Blvd). Upon arrival, officers observed the victim, an unidentified male, 24, with a gunshot wound to the head. EMS also responded to the location and moved the victim […]