Top Crime Alerts for August 18, 2023

Title: Multi-Million Dollar Drug Bust Uncovered in Queens, NY

In a major crackdown on drug trafficking in Queens, authorities have announced a significant victory with the dismantling of a multi-million dollar drug operation. The investigation, which spanned several months, concluded with a series of coordinated raids across various locations in the borough.

Law enforcement agencies, including the NYPD and federal authorities, executed search warrants in targeted areas where drug distribution networks were believed to be operating. The operation resulted in the arrest of multiple individuals involved in the illegal drug trade.

Authorities seized a substantial quantity of narcotics, including heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamine, with an estimated street value of several million dollars. Additionally, a significant amount of cash believed to be the proceeds from drug sales was confiscated.

The investigation was prompted by intelligence gathered during an earlier operation, which uncovered several mid-level drug dealers in Queens. Detectives followed leads and worked tirelessly to uncover the hierarchy and structure of the illegal network, ultimately leading to the dismantling of the entire operation.

Law enforcement officials praised the collaboration and coordination between different agencies, highlighting how their combined efforts were crucial in bringing down this sizable drug network. The successful operation not only disrupted the drug trade in Queens but also contributed to fighting back against the opioid crisis that has plagued the region in recent years.

Authorities emphasized that their efforts were not limited to arrests and seizures but also focused on providing support for individuals struggling with addiction. Outreach programs and resources are being made available to those affected, with the aim of helping them overcome substance abuse and promoting community well-being.

In conclusion, the recent drug bust in Queens serves as a powerful message to criminals involved in illicit drug activities, particularly those operating in the borough. Law enforcement agencies are committed to preserving the safety and security of their communities and will continue to take decisive action against those who jeopardize the well-being of residents.

August 18, 2023: Polaris Off-Road Vehicles, Bobcat and Gravely Utility Vehicles, Fuel Pump Kits and Fuel Tank Assemblies

This recall involves certain VINs of Model Year 2021-2023 Polaris RANGER 1000, 1000 Crew, XP 1000, XP 1000 Crew; Model Year 2021-2022 Polaris RZR Pro XP (2-Seat Only); Model Year 2021 Polaris Pro XD Full-Size Gas; Model Year 2021-2022 Polaris Pro XD Full Size Gas Crew; Model Year 2021 Bobcat UV34 Gas and UV34 XL Gas; Model Year 2022 Bobcat UV34 Gas; Model Year 2022-2023 Bobcat UV34 XL Gas; Model Year 2021 Gravely Atlas JSV 3400; Model Year 2021 and 2023 Gravely Atlas JSV 6400 off-road vehicles; Fuel Pump Kits with part number 2208123 and Fuel Tank Assemblies with part numbers 2521943, 2522060 and 2522267 sold by Polaris and Fuel Pump Kits with part number 7396260 sold by Bobcat. The vehicles were sold in the following colors: black, blue, burgundy, brown, camouflage, graphite, green, gray, navy blue, red, titanium and white. The RANGER vehicles have three or six seats, Pro XD, Ariens/Gravely, and Bobcat vehicles have two or four seats. The RZR vehicles have two seats. The Polaris vehicles have “POLARIS” stamped on the front grille, the Gravely vehicles have “Gravely” stamped on the front grille and the Bobcat vehicles have the Bobcat logo on the front grille. The fuel pump kits and fuel tank assemblies are mostly plastic, and the fuel pump sits inside of the fuel tank.

FDA: Nestlé USA Announces Voluntary Recall of Limited Quantity of NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bar (16.5 Oz) Due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material.


Summary Company Announcement Date: August 10, 2023 FDA Publish Date: August 11, 2023 Product Type: Food & Beverages Reason for Announcement: Potential presence of wood fragments Company Name: Nestle USA Brand Name: NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Product Description: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Company Announcement ARLINGTON, VA., August 10, 2023 — Nestlé USA is initiating a voluntary […]