Six people were killed in the 10025 zip code last year, compared to just one in 2013.
The thieves stole computers, smartphones and $1,300 in cash, police said.
Local businesses and organizations are bracing for about 2 feet of snow during the winter storm.
A burglar broke into wine and tapas spot Bar Rique, stealing $750 and two bottles of booze, police said.
The suspect passed a bank teller a note demanding money but fled empty-handed, police said.
The biker crashed into a median and was flung into oncoming traffic.
The burglar has struck five times at three luxury retail stores on the Upper West Side, police said.
The victim awoke to find his credit cards gone after bringing the woman home from a Downtown bar.
The suspect smashed through the front door of Big Bag early in the morning on Nov. 4, police said.
Nail polish stored in a parked car was swiped in a break-in, police said.
The 19-year-old victim was mugged at the corner of West 65th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, police said.
The 20th Precinct is planning to bring a large paper shredder to the neighborhood next month.
Erica Ehrenberg was elected to replace the 20th Precinct's president of the last four years.
A thief stole 57 boxes of Allegra from a local Duane Reade, police said.
Four men got into an argument Thursday night in which a gun was discharged.
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