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Downtown Brooklyn »

Convicted Felon Attacks Court Officer Seconds After Guilty Verdict, DA Says

Dante Newman was indicted for assaulting two court officers just after being convicted of a shooting.

Cobble Hill »

Man Attacked While Selling Sneakers From Cobble Hill Residence, Police Say

The attackers fled with $800 and an iPhone, according to the police report.

Chinatown »

Serial Attacker Used Cantonese in Threat Against Asian Victim: Sources

The man wrote a threatening message in Cantonese on his cellphone before bashing the woman on the head.

Financial District »

Admitted Attacker in Dallas BBQ Assault on Gay Couple Was Provoked: Lawyer

Bayna El-Amin was arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court Tuesday after turning himself in. 

Lower East Side »

Man Attacks 3 Asian Women With Heavy Object, Police Say

Police are asking for help identifying a man they say is targeting Asian women.

Fordham »

VIDEO: Shoplifters Attack Bronx Bodega Clerk, NYPD Says

The assault happened on May 27 at about 11 p.m. police said.

Financial District »

Police Hunt Men Who Attacked and Robbed a Good Samaritan

Two men attacked and robbed a man who tried to stop them from harassing a woman, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Assaults Straphanger in Unprovoked Subway Attack, NYPD Says

The assault took place aboard a Manhattan-bound A train, police said.

Kips Bay »

Sex Offender Charged in Bar Rape Had Threatened to Kill Woman: Prosecutors

Rodney Stover threatened to kill a woman before raping her in a bathroom stall, prosecutors said. 

Financial District »

Ex-Pub Worker Attacks Chef With Fork After Being Fired, Police Say

A recently fired-worker at Downtown bar Stout NYC said he would "kill everyone,'' police said.

Union Square »

VIDEO: Whole Foods Employees Beating Man at Union Square

Video captures a fight between grocery store employees and a man after hours. 

Mount Hope »

Man Puts MTA Worker in Bear Hug, Chokes Her in Bronx Station: Police

The man allegedly attacked the worker at random on a Tremont subway platform last week. 

Morningside Heights »

Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Columbia University, Officials Say

The woman was followed into her 113th Street building, according to school safety officials.  

Forest Hills »

Attacker Says 'Excuse Me' Before Groping Woman in Queens Elevator: Police

The attack happened inside the elevator of a Forest Hills building Wednesday, police said.

Crown Heights »

Woman Punched in Face During Mugging Fears Her Modeling Dream Is Over

Gwendolyn Reyes, 21, was punched in the face and mugged by three men on Franklin Avenue on Oct. 2.