Staten Island

Staten Island officer suicide
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Adam Warner
June 14, 2019 - 5:06 pm
An NYPD officer killed himself behind a Staten Island precinct on Friday in the third department suicide in less than 10 days amid what the police commissioner calls a "mental-health crisis."
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The Dominican Republic
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Andrew Weber
June 14, 2019 - 7:47 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police in the Dominican Republic are looking into the possibility that tourists that died mysteriously in the country were poisoned by counterfeit alcohol, the New York Post reports . The FBI is assisting and collecting blood samples to take to Quantico for analysis. The...
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June 13, 2019 - 6:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP/1010 WINS) -- A Staten Island man has been arrested on charges he hired someone to kill a man he believed was having an affair with his wife. Ramon Ramirez was held without bail after his arrest Thursday. No one was killed. A second man, Vance Collins, also was charged in an indictment...
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Kimberly Dole
June 06, 2019 - 6:06 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say an unlicensed driver who attempted to make a right turn from the center lane in New Dorp, Staten Island on Wednesday sideswiped another car sending its three occupants, including two young girls, to the hospital. Authorities say at about 9: 40 p.m., a 22-year-old...
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Kimberly Dole
May 31, 2019 - 11:37 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- NYPD released video footage of a suspect who they say vandalized a synagogue in Staten Island last week. Police are searching for a person approached the Yeshiva Zichron Paltiel School, located at 278 Harold Street, just after midnight on May 29, and spray painted the...
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Officials clear anti-Semitic graffiti from a Staten Island synagogue
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May 28, 2019 - 12:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- You've been hearing about the recent increase in hate crimes across the country, including in New York. RELATED: Farrakhan delivers insult while denying he's anti-Semitic Anti-Semitic attacks spike, killing most Jews in decades Report: Anti-Semitic assaults in US doubled in...
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Ducklings
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Adam Warner
May 25, 2019 - 5:23 pm
More than a half-dozen baby ducklings that fell into a sewer on Staten Island were rescued by the NYPD.
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Jewish symbols
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Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Hate speech was found on the wall of a Staten Island synagogue Thursday morning. The words “synagogue of Satan” were written on the wall of the Chabad of Staten Island in Meiers Corners on Harold Street. The message “SOS,” presumably short-hand for “synagogue of Satan” was...
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Eric Garner's stepfather, Benjamin Carr, mother Gwen Carr and his widow Esaw Garner (R)
(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 15, 2019 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner says a police officer's chokehold set into motion "a lethal sequence of events" that led to his death five years ago. RELATED: Officer in Eric Garner case is scapegoat, lawyer says, protesters disrupt morning rush...
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New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo leaves his house Monday, May 13, 2019, in Staten Island, N.Y. A long-delayed disciplinary trial is set to begin Monday for Pantaleo, accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 13, 2019 - 12:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The New York City police officer accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner is being made a scapegoat in a politically charged atmosphere, a defense lawyer said Monday. Protesters at odds with the NYPD gathered outside the Staten Island...
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