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Retiring This Blog

October 24th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Attention: After more than ten years, I’ve decided to retire this blog. I will no longer be adding posts, except on special occasions. I’m leaving it up because the information and advice in the links and posts are still useful. The most useful links are over on the left, under: GETTING HELP – CONTACTING A […]

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How Many Unsolved Murders Updated

June 25th, 2016 · No Comments

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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Fundme Campaign for Christopher O’Connor

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 […]

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NYPD’s Cold Case Squad is the Largest in the Country

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 […]

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