Raphael Ward; photo via Facebook.

Teen Arrested in Raphael Ward Murder; Fight Breaks Out at Funeral Home

Raphael Ward; photo via Facebook.

There was some news last night from the 7th Precinct’s Community Council meeting. Captain Peter Venice announced one arrest …

East 8th Street, last Sunday afternoon.

Remembering a Teenage Murder Victim, Still Waiting For Cameras

East 8th Street, last Sunday afternoon.

A year ago this week, teenager Keith Salgado was shot and killed in a courtyard at Campos Plaza, …

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Teen Shot Outside Campos Plaza Community Center

East 9th Street last night.

Another weekend, another teen shooting. Last night, residents gathered on East 9th Street for a candlelight vigil, part of …

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In Aftermath of Teen Murder, Recreation Program Coming to Campos Plaza

Six weeks ago, Lower East Side teenager Keith Salgado was murdered in the courtyard of the Campos Plaza public housing complex on East 12th …

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Family, Friends Mourn Teen Murder Victim

Keith Salgado.

Over the weekend, several news outlets reported on the shooting death of a teenager in the East Village. 18-year old Keith Salgado …

Community Meeting Tonight on Youth Violence

As we reported last week, there will be a community meeting tonight at the East Side Tabernacle Church on East 2nd Street, to address growing …

Community Groups Unite to Stop Youth Violence

Several community groups, as well as representatives from the offices of State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Assemblyman Bian Kavanagh, have recently begun meeting – …

NYPD Commander Briefs Residents on Crime Concerns

The new commander in charge of the NYPD's Police Service Area (PSA) #4 talked with residents last night about …

In Their Own Words: Residents Discuss LES Violence

We wanted to hear what people in the neighborhood had to say in the aftermath of the shootings at a club on Avenue A late …