cellphone robbery

Recent Headlines
Bed-Stuy »

Teen Snatches Cellphone From Woman Riding C Train in Bed-Stuy, Police Say

The 25-year-old woman was riding the train near Ralph Avenue when her phone was snatched, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Gutsy Teen Recounts Diving Through Car Window to Get Stolen Phone Back

Lesley Garcia, a 13-year-old metal fan, said she wanted her Christmas present back.

Jackson Heights »

13-Year-Old Thwarts Thieves by Diving into Their Getaway Car, Police Say

The victim leapt into the car and fought thieves to get her cellphone back, police said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Precinct Gets Influx of Rookie Police Officers

The 77th Precinct plans to beef up its presence in Crown Heights hotspots with 47 new officers. 

Park Slope »

Two 15-Year-Old Boys Targeted in Brooklyn Subway Robberies, Police Say

Police were searching for four teen suspects in connection with the robberies.

Edenwald »

Burglar Tears Hole in Roof to Steal Phones, Cops Say

The burglar broke into 4039 Laconia Ave. on March 7 and stole Virgin and Boost phones, the NYPD said.