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Police Blotter, Week of Jan. 30, 2014

Sneaky burglar on C Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual wanted for a burglary on Fri., Jan. 10, inside an apartment on Avenue C. The suspect reportedly followed the victim into her apartment and removed a laptop computer, cell phone and credit cards. The suspect has long black hair and a read more here »

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Police Blotter, Week of Jan. 23, 2014

Starbucks armed robbery Police are searching for a man who robbed a Starbucks near Union Square at gunpoint on Thurs., Jan. 16. The suspect, pictured above, reportedly walked into the coffeeshop, near the corner of E. 15th St. and Third Ave., around 9:30 p.m. and immediately displayed the firearm, police said. He then demanded money from two read more here »

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Police Blotter, Week of Jan. 16, 2014

E.V. rape arrest Police made an arrest on Tuesday of a suspect in the brutal rape of a woman in the East Village. According to the New York Post, Fermin Flores, 32, was picked up on Jan. 14 and taken to the Special Victims squad in Harlem for questioning. The 22-year-old victim reportedly told police read more here »

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Police Blotter, Week of Jan. 9, 2014

Rapist gets 11 years A man convicted of raping a 33-year-old woman inside her Greenwich Village apartment building three years ago has been sentenced to 11 years in prison, Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance announced on Jan. 7. Last March, a State Supreme Court jury found Garis Ortega, 33, guilty of both first-degree and third-degree read more here »

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Police Blotter, Jan. 2, 2014

Teen mugging team Police arrested Rasheen Johnson, 26, and two teenage boys on Dec. 25 after they allegedly attacked a woman near the W. Fourth St. subway station and tried to steal her purse. The woman, 50, said she was walking on Waverly Place toward the station, around 9:40 p.m., when four people grabbed her, pulled read more here »

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Police Blotter, Dec. 26, 2013

Stalker goes berserk Police arrested Plinio Guerra, 33, on Dec. 20 after he allegedly stalked a woman, bashed her car and threatened to kill her. The woman, 22, who apparently had some prior relationship with Guerra, told cops he was following her in his car while she drove from her home to a gas station read more here »

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Police Blotter, Dec. 19, 2013

Search for S.O.B.’s shooter Police have released a photo of the man they believe shot four people at a Soho nightclub early on Sept. 12. The man pictured above allegedly fled the scene following the incident, which took place at S.O.B.’s, at the corner of Varick and W. Houston Sts., shortly after midnight. All four victims were read more here »

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Police Blotter, Dec. 12, 2013

Subway cash grab |Police arrested Marry Ransom, 36, on Dec. 9 after she allegedly stole another woman’s cash and attacked her on a subway platform. Around 12:30 p.m., officers on the upper level of the W. Fourth St. station were told by the conductor of a northbound E train that a person had just been robbed read more here »

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Police Blotter, Week of Dec. 5, 2013

L.E.S. rapist sentenced Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. on Dec. 4 announced the sentencing of Kevin King, 27, to 25 years in state prison and 20 years of post-release supervision for raping a woman in the stairwell of a New York City Housing Authority building on the Lower East Side in 2012. Last month, read more here »

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Police Blotter, Nov. 28, 2013

Fatal stabber pleads guilty A man charged with fatally stabbing a patient at a Lower East Side treatment center in 2011 has pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter, a district attorney spokesperson said. Charles Meredith, 48, pleaded guilty on Nov. 25, and is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 15. Around 3:20 a.m. on May 11, 2011, read more here »

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