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1010 WINS Newsroom
May 04, 2020 - 4:30 pm
iStock/william87 By Aaron Katersky and Ivan Pereira, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The NYPD released its latest crime statistics Monday and said overall incidents were down in April. There were 5,121 reported crimes in April, a roughly 28.5% drop from April 2019, according to the statistics. Crime dropped...
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Richard McGuire
Orange County Sheriff’s Office
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 02, 2020 - 5:22 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida deputies arrested a man who had been living out his quarantine on a shuttered Disney World island, telling authorities it felt like a “tropical paradise.” Orange County Sheriff's deputies found Richard McGuire on Disney's Discovery Island on Thursday. He said he'd been...
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In this April 23, 2020, photo FDNY paramedic Alex Tull, who has recently recovered from COVID-19, prepares to begin his shift outside EMS station 26, the "Tinhouse", in the Bronx borough of New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 02, 2020 - 12:58 am
The new coronavirus doesn't care about a blue uniform or a shiny badge. Police, firefighters, paramedics and corrections officers are just a 911 call away from contracting COVID-19 and spreading it. With N95 masks hanging off their duty belts and disposable blue gloves stuffed in their back pockets...
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The man police are searching for.
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Maya Rajamani
May 01, 2020 - 3:51 pm
A man pretending to be a police officer walked into a 99 cent store in Hamilton Heights with a clipboard and demanded medical face masks, the NYPD said.
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Wendys patron
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Maya Rajamani
April 27, 2020 - 5:48 pm
A would-be Wendy’s patron toppled a food display — causing $1,000 worth of damage — after a worker told him he needed to be wearing a face mask if he wanted to order food, the NYPD said.
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Pat Landers and his girlfriend Karla Baca.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 24, 2020 - 11:18 am
An upstate New York man and his girlfriend were fatally shot while quarantining in Mexico, according to reports.
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NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea
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Maya Rajamani
April 22, 2020 - 12:19 pm
New York City has seen a “troubling” increase in burglaries and homicides during the COVID-19 pandemic — but subway crimes have dropped by around 50 percent, NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said in an interview with 1010 WINS Wednesday morning.
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FILE - In this April 28, 1999, file photo, a woman stands among crosses posted on a hill above Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., in remembrance of the people who died during a school shooting on April 20. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 20, 2020 - 10:37 pm
For a generation, mid-April has delivered some of American life’s most cataclysmic moments — a week when young men have shot up schools, terrorists have blown up fellow humans, members of a religious sect have burned to death in their compound and environmental calamity has sullied the ocean. Now,...
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Illegal Gun Canarsie Brooklyn Party Coronavirus
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 19, 2020 - 2:30 pm
The NYPD issued 60 summonses, arrested two people and confiscated at least one gun after police officers broke up an illegal party inside a barbershop in Brooklyn on Saturday, the department said.
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The 9:02 gate at the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum is pictured behind a sign announcing the closure of the site, Wednesday, April 15, 2020, in Oklahoma City. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the site scaled back its plans for a 25th anniversary remembrance and will instead offer a recorded, one-hour television program that includes the reading of the names of the 168 people killed in the bombing followed by 168 seconds of silence, instead of the annual open-to-the-public ceremony. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 19, 2020 - 1:20 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Survivors and loved ones of the 168 people who were killed in the Oklahoma City bombing were not able to gather Sunday to mark the 25th anniversary of the attack, but that did not stop them from remembering. Because the annual remembrance ceremony was canceled due to...
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