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Lower East Side »

Woman Struck Bouncer With Glass Bottle at Lower East Side Whiskey Bar

The woman struck the man after he asked her to leave The Whiskey Ward early Sunday morning.

Inwood »

La Marina Security Guard Shot in Neck During Fight Sues Inwood Nightclub

Bouncer Andrew Tolbert claims in a lawsuit that La Marina didn't have adequate security at the time.

Greenwich Village »

Man Tells NYPD He's Carrying a Lock in a Sock Because 'This Is New York'

Police busted a man for selling MetroCard swipes, then found a lock in a sock in his pocket.

Crown Heights »

Police Seek to Close Nightclub After Bouncer Is Arrested for Shooting

Secrets on Nostrand Avenue was deemed a "nuisance premise" after its bouncer shot a man, police said.

Flatiron »

Ace Hotel Bouncer Arrested After Booting Woman, Police Say

A 23-year-old woman was injured when a bouncer at Ace Hotel threw her out, police said.

Flatiron »

Bouncer Arrested After Booting Man From Bar for Wearing Shorts, Police Say

A bouncer at The Ainsworth was arrested after he threw a man out of the bar by the neck, police said.

Bushwick »

Bushwick Couple Teaches Security Guards 'Brains' Over 'Brute'

The couple's school S & S Security Training doesn't use the word "bouncer."

Richmond Hill »

Bouncer Accused in Nightclub Death Was Attacked by Victim, Lawyer Says

Kristian Sorbera's lawyer said that the victim, Deosarran Ramdular, attacked his client.

Richmond Hill »

Queens Bouncer Charged With Murder After Beaten Clubgoer Dies, Kelly Says

Kristian Sorbera was charged with killing Deosarran Ramdular, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said.

Flatiron »

Black Patrons Forced To Buy $320 Booze to Enter Flatiron Bar, Lawsuit Says

The rooftop lounge at 230 Fifth is accused of discriminating against black club-goers.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Perdition Bouncer Bashed With Concrete by Jilted Bar-Goers, DA Says

Three men assaulted a bouncer after being denied entry to Perdition bar in Hell's Kitchen, police said.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Alleged Karaoke Club Killer Angered by Men Dancing in Bar, Prosecutors Say

Jonathan Gonzales-Alvarez is on trial for allegedly murdering a club bouncer in 2009.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Bouncers Taking Bribes From Underage Drinkers, Say Police

Police have accused bouncers on the Lower East Side of taking cash to admit underage patrons.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Thefts Rise at East Village Bars With Help From Bouncers

Police have seen a rise in thefts of purses and handbags at popular bars in the East Village with bouncers acting as lookouts.