Cop of the Week
by Paul Bass | Feb 16, 2015 3:26 pm | Comments (8)
The copper thief confessed to hitting homes all over town. That meant Detective Joseph Aurora’s investigation was just beginning.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 26, 2014 1:52 pm | Comments (3)
Detective Bridget Brosnahan had been up until to 2 a.m. piecing together a case.When she thought she’d had it just about assembled, she got in her Jeep and headed for Valhalla, N.Y., to deliver the results.
by Paul Bass | Dec 19, 2014 3:07 pm | Comments (2)
The latest train traveler to get mugged at Church Street South couldn’t remember much about his attackers—at first.
by Paul Bass | Nov 7, 2014 3:28 pm
Thanks to a relative’s social-media discovery, Sgt. Elisa Tuozzoli found herself on I-95 headed to a Massachusetts city where she hoped to find a kidnapped 14-year-old boy.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 8, 2014 3:07 pm | Comments (4)
At 49, Mark Zaza is a little older than the typical rookie cop.
OK, more than a little.
by Paul Bass | Aug 7, 2014 3:03 pm | Comments (2)
“See that car?” Osvaldo Garcia said, peering into the darkness at an idling black Acura. “Somebody’s in that car.”
by Paul Bass | Jul 24, 2014 4:47 pm | Comments (1)
Officer Arpad Tolnay said he “got lucky” and ended up catching two alleged carjackers believed to have attacked a Yale doctor.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 7, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (7)
Within seconds of parking their cruiser near the corner of Smith and Palmieri avenues, Officers Matt Wynne and Darryl Cargill had a hit.
“There it is,” Wynne said, as a silver Nissan Pathfinder rolled past a stop sign. Cargill stepped on the gas.
by Diana Li | Jun 9, 2014 8:08 am | Comments (4)
As midnight approached and her fellow cop Becky Fowler grabbed coffee inside Dunkin Donuts, Elizabeth Chomka listened out on the Church Street sidewalk to a man named Gregory talk about love.
by Paul Bass | May 30, 2014 3:15 pm | Comments (2)
The gunman’s friends urged him to shoot again. Then Officer McGlotten rolled in.