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East New York »

Police Seek Pair of Suspects in East New York Robbery and Shooting

Police are looking for two men suspected of attempted robbery and shooting in East New York.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Tries to Rob Bed-Stuy Check-Casher With 'Bomb' Note, Police Say

A man tried to rob Pay-O-Matic with a note claiming he had a bomb.

Midtown »

Man Tries to Steal $2K in Pants From Gap, Police Say

Gap security stopped a man from stealing $2,000 worth of women's pants, police said.

Cobble Hill »

Two Women Attacked in Cobble Hill, Police Say

Two women were attacked in Cobble Hill Monday night but police are not immediately linking the crimes.

Bed-Stuy »

Three Men Attack and Try to Rob Man on C Train in Bed-Stuy

The three men approached the victim on the C train inside the Franklin Avenue station, the NYPD said.

Bedford Park »

Man Fends Off Would-Be Intruders Who Tried to Push Into His Home, NYPD Says

A Bronx man blocked two would-be intruders who tried to force their way into his home, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

Cellphone 'Selfies' Help Cops Nab Carroll Gardens Wannabe Kidnapper: Cops

A 27-year-old woman got away from an attacker, who tried to drag her into his car, cops say.

Kensington »

Police Are Looking For A Man in Connection to an Attempted Rape in Brooklyn

Police said the woman was grabbed and thrown to the ground before the man attempted to rape and rob her.

East Flatbush »

Mugger Shoots Man Inside East Flatbush Car Wash, Cops Say

A would-be mugger shot a man within a car wash on July 4th, according to the NYPD.

Howard Beach »

Howard Beach Woman Chases Off Would-Be Robbers in Fed-Ex Uniforms

A Queens resident dispatched two bogus deliverymen in an attempted robbery in Howard Beach Monday.

Midtown East »

Well-Dressed Man Tries to Rob Midtown East Bank, Cops Say

The suspect tried to rob a Bank of America on Third Avenue Wednesday, May 16, 2013, cops said.

Forest Hills »

Passenger Tries to Rob Cabbie With Fake Gun and Syringe, Cops Say

The suspect hopped into the yellow cab near 108th Street and 63rd Drive in Forest Hills, cops said.

Upper West Side »

Two Kids Tried to Steal Woman's Purse in Central Park, Cops Say

Suspects as young as 10 years old tried to steal a woman's phone and purse in Central Park, cops said.

Melrose »

Man Held Up at Gunpoint After Being Lured by Craigslist Ad, Cops Say

Days after the Craigslist caper, the suspects robbed a 17-year-old in Melrose, cops said.

Kips Bay »

Man Sexually Assaulted Woman Walking Her Dog on East 27th Street, Cops Say

A man sexually assaulted a woman after trying to rob her at East 27th Street Saturday, cops said.

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