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Gravesend »

Cyclists Would Be Banned From Using Cellphones Under New Legislation

Mark Treyger's proposed law would make New York City the largest in the nation to ban the practice.

Crown Heights »

Muggers Break Woman's Nose During Crown Heights Purse Snatching: NYPD

Two men attacked a 21-year-old woman outside of a liquor store on Oct. 2, police said.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Electronics and Jewelry Worth $6K Stolen from Union Street Home, Police Say

A $2,000 diamond engagement ring was among the valuables stolen Feb. 4, police said.

West Village »

Jazz Club Purse Thief Sought by Police

A man wearing dark-rimmed glasses stole a purse inside Fat Cat, police said.

Battery Park City »

Man Stabbed With Scissors in Battery Park City, Police Say

A homeless man was arrested for repeatedly jabbing a man with scissors near 212 North End Ave.

Midtown »

Two Men Wanted in Midtown Robbery Spree

The muggings happened in Midtown and Hell's Kitchen earlier this month, cops say.

Midtown »

Scores of iPhone Addicts Mob Fifth Avenue Apple Store for New Release

Police were on hand warning buyers to take theft-prevention measures.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Robbed at Gunpoint Aboard A Train in Brooklyn, Cops Say

The mugger took his cell phone and cash before exiting the train in Bed-Stuy, 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.

Fordham »

Police Hunting Suspect in Cell Phone Robbery in The Bronx

Police released a video of a man suspected in a cell phone robbery, and are also looking for another man.

Williamsburg »

Brooklyn Teacher Fatally Hit By Cop Using Cell Phone Behind Wheel: Sources

Paula Medrano, an officer with the 88th Precinct, refused to hand over her phone to NYPD investigators.

Soundview »

Man Robbed at Gunpoint in Soundview, Police Say

The mugger allegedly robbed the man while he was parked on Metcalf Avenue Saturday night.

Borough Park »

Man Snatched Straphanger's Cellphone on F Train, Cops Say

A man robbed a straphanger of her cellphone earlier this month at the F train stop at 18th Avenue.

Fort Greene »

Cops Hunt Teens After Three Robberies

Police said a group of teenagers stole phones from three victims in Fort Greene last week.

Times Square & Theater District »

Homeless Man Arrested in Times Square Subway Robbery

Leonard Johnson, 31, allegedly punched a man in the face and stole his cell phone, cops say.