This week's feature story dove into the life of Reynaldo Nazario, an old school car thief who used old school methods to steal older model cars. In October 2012, Bronx prosecutors charged him with stealing 30 cars over a 75-day stretch. To boost the cars, Nazario used shaved keys. He had 10 keys, fr ... More >>
Reynaldo Nazario had a twin sister, but she died when they were eight months old. His family soon realized that he was slower than most children. He didn't walk until he was five. He didn't know how to use his hands or feet. He couldn't speak, because he didn't know how to use his tongue. He took sp ... More >>
NYPD is asking for help to find an arsonist responsible for setting fire to 15 separate cars in Upper Manhattan on the morning of September 11. The first vehicle burned was a 2004 Chrysler Minivan at around 1:45 a.m. on West 151 Street. From there, he went on a spree that lasted at least five hour ... More >>
Vanished: Cassy Orna and Troy EdwardsThe bodies of two people found stuffed in the trunk of parked car in Brooklyn on Wednesday evening are probably those of a Jersey couple who have been missing for two weeks. Evande (Cassy) Orna, 39, and her boyfriend Troy Edwards, 40, had left Plainfield to p ... More >>
The testing phrase is over, and the NYPD has deployed 40 Nissan Altima Hybrid vehicles as police cars. Mayor Bloomberg is pleased: "These new patrol cars will help fulfill the PlaNYC goal of reducing City government's carbon footprint," he says. Commissioner Ray Kelly cautiously says the Department ... More >>
Yesterday's testimony in the Sean Bell "50 Shots" trial by Bell pal Joseph Guzman was a fireworks display that allowed the media to unleash all their favorite ghetto tropes, including drugs, the "stop snitchin'" culture and "the one who made it out." Guzman may have been testifying for the prosecuti ... More >>
NYPD gunfire goes up while crime goes down. What gives?