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NYPD suspends officer who posted photo of handcuffed family

NEW YORK — The New York City Police Department has suspended the officer who posted a photo on social media of a handcuffed Brooklyn family with the caption, “Merry Christmas Its NYPD.” Twenty-eight-year-old Kimberly Santiago says the picture was taken ...

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Man found with arsenal gets convicted

BUFFALO (AP) — A man arrested with an arsenal of guns and ammunition in his vehicle while searching for a prostitute in Buffalo has been found guilty of illegal weapon possession. WIVB-TV reported that 41-year-old David Anderson of Fillmore in ...

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Police: Man made 48 false child abuse calls

WHITNEY POINT (AP) — State police said they’ve charged a 43-year-old upstate New York man with making nearly 50 false reports of violence against children to the state child abuse hotline. Investigators said Harry Clauson of Whitney Point in Broome ...

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DNA on beer cans leads to suspect’s arrest

SYRACUSE — Authorities say a burglar’s decision to knock back a couple of beers during a break-in at an upstate New York home led to his arrest. Onondaga County prosecutors tell The Post-Standard of Syracuse that 29-year-old Moses Wilson was ...

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Arrest made in 1991 murder of music teacher

A prison inmate is being charged with the 1991 murder of Stephanie Kupchynsky, a 27-year-old Greece music teacher. Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley and officials of the Greece Police Department held a joint press conference Monday to announce the ...

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Cops: Son injured during dad’s samurai sword fight

UTICA — Authorities say an upstate New York man using a samurai sword to fight with another man struck his 8-year-old son in the head.   Police in Utica tell local media outlets that 42-year-old Thar Kyi barged into the ...

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Cops: Man with $5,000 refuses to pay $12 fare

SYRACUSE — Police say a New York man who refused to pay a $12 taxi fare was carrying more than $5,000 when the cabbie drove him around looking for cheap cigarettes.   The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports that a 68-year-old ...

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