NYPD reported more subway assaults in 2021 than any year since 1997!!

The NYPD reported 461 felony assaults in the subway system last year — a disturbing rate not seen since 1997, according to data released ahead of Monday’s MTA board meetings. Eight homicides also occurred in the transit system in 2021, the highest since such statistics started being tracked in 1997. The troubling subterranean trend is despite a decline in crime at the year’s end. In … Continue reading NYPD reported more subway assaults in 2021 than any year since 1997!!

‘A-Train Ripper’ busted, still covered in blood, in knife attacks on NYC subway

The “A-train Ripper” is in custody, multiple law enforcement sources told The Post on Saturday night. A knife-wielding madman wanted in a gruesome subway spree that left two homeless people dead and two others slashed along the A train line was nabbed in Upper Manhattan, the sources said. His shoes were still splattered with his victims’ blood — and was still in possession of the bloody knife, … Continue reading ‘A-Train Ripper’ busted, still covered in blood, in knife attacks on NYC subway

70 dead after gas cylinder explosion sparks fire on Pakistan train

At least 70 people have died after a gas canister exploded in a train in Pakistan, authorities said. The train was passing through the Punjab city of Rahim Yar Khan on Thursday morning when the cylinder exploded, causing a fire which spread through the train, according to local police officer Amir Taimoor. Seventy people are dead and another 30 are injured, said Nadeem Zia, the medical supervisor … Continue reading 70 dead after gas cylinder explosion sparks fire on Pakistan train