As of January 16, 2007 there were 9,082 unsolved murders in New York since 1985. Using the most optimistic clearance rates for the murders that occurred between 2007 and 2015 (33% left unsolved) the current number of unsolved murders since 1985 would be around 10,393. The NYPD’s Cold Case Squad last year.
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June 25th, 2016 · No Comments
May 13th, 2016 · No Comments
“His name was Christopher O’Connor; he was 22 when he was murdered. The murder took place on April 11, 1987, outside L’Amour east nightclub, in Queens, New York. His body was discovered near a garbage dumpster in the early mornings hours.” His case remains unsolved and his godfather has started a gofundme campaign in order […]
November 17th, 2015 · No Comments
They were down to eleven, and for a while the next largest squad, the LAPD’s Cold Case Homicide Unit, had overtaken them. But the NYPD’s Cold Case Unit now has twenty detectives, one lieutenant, and two sergeants (the LAPD has ten detectives and one lieutenant). This must be due in part to Police Commissioner William […]
October 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments
Det. Wendell Stradford of the NYPD pointed me to this blog specializing in no body cases. It’s run by former DC Assistant United States Attorney Thomas A. DiBiase. DiBiase is also the author of No-Body Homicide Cases: A Practical Guide to Investigating, Prosecuting and Winning Cases When the Victim is Missing, which came out last […]