TIMELINE

BOLD FACES

POLICE BLOTTER

Flatter Familia

Times: Great Depression

LET’s PLAY A GAME

Family Fugue

Family Fugue

Acting Detective Captain Henry Flattery recently shared in a citation for “excellent police duty,” in connection with the arrest of the Rifle Gang of bandits who received long terms in Sing Sing.

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Juneteenth, 1935

Juneteenth, 1935

The three schoolboy-bootblacks of Jamaica, Queens, who have confessed they murdered a man last Saturday with a revolver stolen from a police station were fingerprinted yesterday at police headquarters in Jamaica.

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Police Praised in Arrest

Police Praised in Arrest

Nine members of the New York Police Department were commended yesterday for their assistance in the arrest of “the unlatched window burglar,” who pleaded guilty to a series of crimes that had baffled the police for more than six years.

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RIFLE GANG’ SEIZED IN POLICE AMBUSH

RIFLE GANG’ SEIZED IN POLICE AMBUSH

An anxious mother’s fear that her child at play was imperiled by a man practicing rifle fire from a window resulted in a spectacular gun battle in the streets of Jamaica, Queens, in the arrest of five suspects and the disruption of the notorious and elusive “rifle gang”.

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Take the Cannoli

Take the Cannoli

He told me to tell you you could have everything you want and do everything you want as long as you take good care of the kids.

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