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Off-duty Cop Commits Suicide in Bronx Home

A 29 year old off duty cop committed suicide using her service weapon in her Throggs Neck condominium. NYDaily News has more details here.

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An Insanity Plea in Severed Head Selfie Murder Case

The lawyer of the Bronx man who cut off his mother’s head and took a selfie with it told Bronx Supreme Court Thursday that her client is mentally ill and incapable of distinguishing right from wrong. Bahsid McLean, 26, is charged with murdering his mother Tanya Byrd in their apartment in February 2013. McLean’s lawyer […]

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Claremont Village Infant’s Death Declared Homicide One Year On

Medical examiners have declared that the death of an eight month old Bronx boy almost a year ago was a homicide, after analyzing latest test results. Mason Simms was found unresponsive in the apartment of his mother, Shivon Simms, on October 24th 2015. Simms blames her then boyfriend, Edward Flowers, for the death, although police are yet […]

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Cops Resuscitate Unconscious Mott Haven Toddler on Sidewalk

Two Bronx police officers rushed to the aid of a one year old girl Friday night after they spotted her mother running down the street clutching her and crying for help. Officers Felix Baez and Giovanni Laguna gave the infant, who wasn’t breathing, CPR on a Mott Haven sidewalk, and then again in their unmarked […]

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Bronx Man Survives Bullet to Head and Hails Cab to Hospital

A 48 year old man is alive in hospital despite a bullet passing through his head after he was shot in Melrose late Friday night. The victim, who has not been named, managed to call a cab to take him to Lincoln Hospital, where he remains conscious. According to the Daily News, the bullet passed through his […]

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Mott Haven Residents Fight For A New Community Center

South Bronx activists plan to rally at a vacant building, a former rehabilitation center located at 349 E. 140th Street, to host a “spiritual reclaiming” on October 15th. Attendees aim to raise awareness about their plans to occupy the building and turn it into a community center for arts, health and education. DNAInfo has the […]

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Bronx Man Robbed After Wiring Money to Friend in Need

A 73 year-old Bronx man was robbed and beaten last night in Mount Eden after wiring money to a friend in need of relief efforts after Hurricane Matthew devastated Haiti. Roland Joachin was walking on E. Mount Eden Ave when three men approached him, put him in a headlock and stole his wallet and cell […]

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Bronx High School of Science Students Brawl Off Campus

Nearly three dozen videos have surfaced of students from Bronx High School of Science engaging in an off campus fight club. The club dates back to April 2015 but new footage was posted on a private Facebook page that recently became public. The fights, that take place at Harris Field and have drawn crowds of […]

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