YOUTHS ACCUSED OF TARGETING JEWS

Three youths, ages 19, 20, and 18, are charged with a hate crime in the mugging of a 19-year-old in Monsey. Stanley Joseph, 19, of 5 Oakdale Manor in Suffern, Jennifer St. Amand, 21, of 138 Route 59 in Suffern, and Qwesi Williams, 20, of 781 Ocean Ave. in Brooklyn, have been charged by Ramapo […]

SPRING VALLEY CAREER CRIMINAL CONVICTED IN VIOLENT ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

SPRING VALLEY CAREER CRIMINAL CONVICTED IN VIOLENT ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced that Edward Brims (DOB 04/08/57) of 244 North Main Street, Spring Valley New York was convicted after a jury trial of: -Two counts of Attempted Robbery in the First Degree, class ”C” Felonies -One count of Attempted Robbery in the Second Degree, a class “D” Felony -One […]

Basketball Tournament Raises Money to Cure Rare Cancer

Basketball Tournament Raises Money to Cure Rare Cancer

BY DIANA BIERMAN In honor of 9-year-old Janiah Rollins, the St. Peter’s Cadets Memorial Basketball Tournament was held at St. Peter’s School in Haverstraw from December 17 until December 21. Spring Valley resident, Janiah, was diagnosed with a rare malignant brain tumor called pineoblastoma when she was just 7-years-old in November 2009. For a year […]

Charles Family Receives First Taste of Justice after Waiting 17 Years

Charles Family Receives First Taste of Justice after Waiting 17 Years

Arrest made in 1994 cold case, the shooting of Rene Charles BY DYLAN SKRILOFF It was 17 years in waiting but the Spring Valley cops finally got their man, Daniel Jean Baptiste, a 68-year-old Spring Valley resident, was arrested on second degree murder charges last week for the shooting of local community leader Rene Charles […]

“Foote steps” Lead Cops to 140 Arrests

“Foote steps” Lead Cops to 140 Arrests

At least 140 “Foote soldiers” might follow “King of Pot” Dunston Foote to the cell block Spring Valley Police announced Monday, December 12 that they spearheaded an investigation into Rockland’s drug underground that’s led to 140 arrests of people involved in the operation of deposed King of Pot, Dunston Foote (streetname “Killa”), former resident of […]

Crackdown on Sex Crimes Continues

Crackdown on Sex Crimes Continues

Alleged child molester Hershel Taubenfeld of New Square has turned himself in to Ramapo Police as of 10:30 a.m. this morning. Previously he had fled the area when his impending arrest was announced by police. Recently a victim of Taubenfeld came forward willing to go through with the prosecution of the case and sources said […]