40th Precinct

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Melrose »

VIDEO: Bronx Robber Steals 19 Boxes of Condoms From Rite Aid

The robbery took place at 10 a.m. on Aug. 4 at a Rite Aid on 3rd Avenue.

Port Morris »

Trio of Thieves Wanted for Botched Uber Robbery, Police Say

The driver picked up the suspects by 169th Street and Grand Concourse.

Mott Haven »

Inspector Taking Over 40th Precinct Aims to Reduce Crime, Boost Morale

Deputy Inspector Carlos Valdez has taken over at the precinct in the wake of a crime stats scandal.

Morrisania »

Experienced Gang, Narcotics Investigator Takes Helm of South Bronx Precinct

Captain James Ryan recently took over at the 42nd Precinct for Deputy Inspector Steven Ortiz.

Civic Center »

NYPD Crime Statistics Off by up to 229 Incidents a Month, Data Show

DNAinfo found that the number of NYC crimes fluctuates after the NYPD reports them to the public.

Mott Haven »

Bronx Precinct Gets New Commander in Wake of Crime Stats Scandal

Deputy Inspector Carlos Valdez will take over for Lorenzo Johnson at the NYPD's 40th Precinct. 

Mott Haven »

19 Officers in NYPD's 40th Pct Face Charges for Underreporting Crime Stats

Departmental charges have been brought against 19 members of the precinct.

Melrose »

VIDEO: Thieves Use Stolen Credit Card to Buy $66 Worth of McDonald's

The men bought their food on July 11 at about 6 a.m.

Mott Haven »

Boyfriend of Mom Beaten to Death with Hammer Charged with Manslaughter

Darrell Gibbs, 50, has been charged in the death of 53-year-old Wanda Martin, the NYPD said.

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Bronx Motorcyclist Shot in Butt During Road Rage Fight, Police Say

The shooting occurred while the biker was riding on the Major Deegan Expressway.

Melrose »

Thief Wearing Bag Steals TV from Bronx LGBT Center Construction Site: NYPD

The suspect stole a 55-inch television from a wellness center in Melrose, police said.  

Mott Haven »

Shootings Drop by a Third in the South Bronx's 40th and 42nd Precincts

Both precincts have seen a roughly 30 percent decrease in shooting victims compared to last year.

Mott Haven »

Bronx Mover Stabs Co-Worker 7 Times in Fight Over Money, Police Say

The fight took place at 307 Bruckner Blvd. on Saturday, police said.

Mott Haven »

Thieves Get Dinner and a Makeover With Stolen Credit Cards, Police Say

Three thieves snatched credit cards from P.S. 18 at 6 p.m. on April 15, police said.