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Criminal Justice Reporter — Wall Street Journal

Write about cops, robbers & criminal justice in NYC for @WSJ. Focus on NYPD. FCI trained cook. On the hunt for edibles. Share them here: https://t.co/phWO7GS4ZD

Times Square Topless Woman Charged With Prostitution

wsj.com — The run-in comes as the city and state look for ways to address the phenomenon A topless woman in Times Square was arrested Wednesday night after she allegedly tried to sell drugs, then offered oral sex to undercover New York City police officers, police said.
Sep 04, 2015

Times Square topless woman charged with prostitution while 2 others injured by man who claimed 1 swiped his wallet. on.wsj.com/1POP7ZN

Sep 04, 2015

On a wrongly accused topless woman in Times Square: "Witnesses told police the woman had no place to hide the wallet" wsj.com/articles/times…

Woman who Escaped from NYPD Custody is Captured

wsj.com — A woman who escaped from police custody by slipping out of a handcuff when an officer left her alone to use the bathroom was arrested Tuesday morning in Manhattan, police said. Tiffany Neumann, 23 years old, was located at her aunt's Manhattan home around 8:45 a.m.
Sep 01, 2015

Woman who escaped from NYPD custody when officer when to bathrom, captured one hour ago near Upper West Side. on.wsj.com/1JzL2Ht @WSJ

Woman is Latest to Escape NYPD Custody

wsj.com — A woman arrested for she allegedly skipping out on a bar tab and shoplifting T-shirts escaped from police custody Sunday, the most recent in a string of what Commissioner William Bratton called "continued lapses" by officers who have let handcuffed suspects slip away.
Aug 31, 2015

"She’s not a mastermind criminal." NYPD brass not happy that woman arrested for skipping out on bar tab escaped on.wsj.com/1JxgPso

Aug 31, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: A woman slipped out of a handcuff & slipped away from police, making her the latest person to escape from the NYPD. http:…

Aug 31, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: A woman slipped out of a handcuff & slipped away from police, making her the latest person to escape from the NYPD. http:…

Aug 31, 2015

A woman slipped out of a handcuff & slipped away from police, making her the latest person to escape from the NYPD. on.wsj.com/1JxgPso

Aug 31, 2015

NYPD's Bill Bratton promises "significant" discipline as police hunt for latest person to escape from custody. on.wsj.com/1JxgPso

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Undercover New York Police Officer Shoots Two, Including Bystander

wsj.com — Officer shot man who pulled weapon during illegal-gun probe, also hitting 63-year-old man nearby An undercover New York Police Department officer shot two people, including a bystander, during a continuing investigation into illegal guns that led them to Mt. Vernon on Friday, authorities said. The shooting occurred around 4 p.m.
Aug 28, 2015

Two people shot by an NYPD undercover officer, including innocent bystander, when long-term gun probe goes awry. on.wsj.com/1WYoozr

Aug 28, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: Two people shot by an NYPD undercover officer, including innocent bystander, when long-term gun probe goes awry. on.wsj.com/1WYoozr

Aug 28, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: Two people shot by an NYPD undercover officer, including innocent bystander, when long-term gun probe goes awry. on.wsj.com/1WYoozr

Aug 28, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: Two people shot by an NYPD undercover officer, including innocent bystander, when long-term gun probe goes awry. on.wsj.com/1WYoozr

Aug 29, 2015

RT @Pervaizistan: Two people shot by an NYPD undercover officer, including innocent bystander, when long-term gun probe goes awry. on.wsj.com/1WYoozr

One Dead in Brooklyn Hookah Lounge Shooting

wsj.com — Four others were hurt in the shooting, which took place shortly before 3 a.m. One person was killed and four people were injured when a dispute at a roti shop and hookah lounge on a busy street in Brooklyn erupted in gunfire early Friday, New York City police said.
Aug 28, 2015

One person was killed and five injured during shooting at a Brooklyn roti shop & hookah lounge. on.wsj.com/1JqvVjt

Aug 28, 2015

Investigators believe shooting early this morning at Brooklyn roti shop & hookah lounge was gang related. on.wsj.com/1JqvVjt

Life Lessons From the NYPD’s Top Hostage Negotiator

wsj.com — When Lt. Jack Cambria talks about what he looks for in hostage negotiators for the New York Police Department, he sounds more like a philosopher than a law-enforcement veteran of three decades. Beside a dozen years on the force and 88 hours of training, Lt.
Sep 02, 2015

RT @WSJNY: NYPD’s top hostage negotiator retiring after more than 33 years on the force on.wsj.com/1NbbFq8 pic.twitter.com/8GaqWglf4E

Aug 27, 2015

He's the NYPD hostage negotiator known as "gentleman Jack." A look at his 33-year career by @Pervaizistan online.wsj.com/news/articles/…

Aug 27, 2015

RT @carriemelago: He's the NYPD hostage negotiator known as "gentleman Jack." A look at his 33-year career by @Pervaizistan online.wsj.com/news/articles/…

Aug 27, 2015

RT @carriemelago: He's the NYPD hostage negotiator known as "gentleman Jack." A look at his 33-year career by @Pervaizistan online.wsj.com/news/articles/…

Aug 27, 2015

Great hostage negotiators need "to know success and perhaps, most important, to know what it means to know failure" wsj.com/articles/life-…

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New York to do more to curb Times Square topless women

marketwatch.com — Panhandling by bare-breasted women and others dressed as children's characters received more official scrutiny Wednesday, as Mayor Bill de Blasio created a second panel to address the issue and the New York Police Department detailed plans for a new, beefed-up unit to patrol Times Square.

Male Escort Site CEO, Six Employees Indicted

wsj.com — Federal prosecutors say they used Rentboy.com to promote prostitution The head of a multimillion-dollar male escort service and six of his employees were indicted Tuesday on charges that they used the company as a front to promote prostitution. Authorities arrested Rentboy.com chief executive Jeffrey Hurant and five employees after an indictment was unsealed in Brooklyn federal court, charging them with conspiring...
Aug 25, 2015

RT @WSJNY: The head of male escort service Rentboy.com and six employees were charged with promoting prostitution wsj.com/articles/male-…

Aug 25, 2015

RT @WSJNY: The head of male escort service Rentboy.com and six employees were charged with promoting prostitution wsj.com/articles/male-…

Construction Worker Dies in Manhattan Elevator Shaft Fall

wsj.com — The man fell four stories into 5 feet of water A 30-year-old construction worker was killed Tuesday afternoon after falling four stories while working in an out-of-service elevator shaft in a Manhattan building, authorities said. Police received a call around 12:40 p.m.
Aug 25, 2015

Construction worker dies after falling four stories, when wood boards in a Manhattan elevator shaft give way. on.wsj.com/1WQURYk

Man Tried to Steal $100 Worth of Toothpaste in the Bronx: NYPD

wsj.com — New York City police are looking for a man accused of trying to steal $100 worth of toothpaste from a Rite Aid in the Bronx and then escaped by flashing a knife at employees. The incident occurred Aug. 4, and part of the struggle between the suspect and employees was caught on video, police said.
Aug 25, 2015

When he gets arrested, hopefully his teeth will be bright white in the mugshot. wsj.com/articles/man-t…

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Sep 04, 2015

Times Square topless woman charged with prostitution while 2 others injured by man who claimed 1 swiped his wallet. on.wsj.com/1POP7ZN

Sep 03, 2015

RT @JimmyVielkind: Pat Lynch is talking about how it's difficult to be a police officer, and then tells the story of an officer who saved a life recently.

Sep 03, 2015

RT @AP: BREAKING: Judge orders defiant Kentucky clerk to jail after she refuses to issue marriage licenses.

Sep 03, 2015

RT @TamerELG: Terrific story by @mikevilensky on the odd choreography of ringing closing bell at the stock exchange on a down day wsj.com/articles/who-w…

Sep 02, 2015

"There is no city in America that does more for the homeless than" NYC. -- Bill Bratton, says number's grown including in his neighborhood.


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