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SoHo »

252 Pairs of Underwear Lifted From SoHo Victoria's Secret, Police Say

The 591 Broadway shop has become a regular target for underwear thieves.

Lower East Side »

Woman Fights Off Sex Attacker Who Followed Her Into LES Building: Police

A woman was choked and groped inside a building at Canal and Allen streets, police say.

Central Harlem »

Police Looking for Gunman Who Grazed 74-year-old Woman in Harlem Supermaket

Two victims were rushed to Harlem Hospital, where police said they were in stable condition.

Financial District »

Teens Beat Up Man on Wall Street and Steal His Bike, Police Say

Two teens were arrested for punching a man and stealing his bike last week, police said.

Flatbush »

Teen Sought in McDonald's Gang Assault of High School Girl; 5 Others Held

Five arrested after viral cellphone video captured a brutal brawl in a Flatbush fastfood joint. 

Brownsville »

Two Men Arrested for Fatally Shooting Driver at Gas Station, Police Say

Charles Williams and Moeleek Harrell gunned down Derek Quattlebaum in Richmond Hill, police said.

Central Harlem »

Safe Filled with $20K Stolen From Harlem Bar, Police Say

Police are asking for help identifying the suspect caught in security camera footage.

Fort Greene »

2 Men Try to Abduct 10-Year-Old Girl Near Fort Greene School, Police Say

The men asked the girl to get into their vehicle near P.S. 20, the NYPD said.

Midtown »

Serial Thief Wanted for Swindling Thousands in Meat and Seafood: Police

The suspect hit three Midtown delivery trucks, stealing cornish hens and beef tenderloin.

Turtle Bay »

Bratton Blames Marijuana for Surge in Murders

Murders and shootings are up 20 percent from last year, police officials said Monday. 

Washington Heights »

Unlocked Doors Lead to Spike in Burglaries Uptown, Police Say

While major crime is down, burglaries have increased by nearly 80 percent compared to last year.

Bed-Stuy »

No Shootings This Year in NYPD Precinct Where Police Officers Were Murdered

The 79th Precinct's streak is attributed to community partnership and an "omnipresence" of officers. 

Washington Heights »

Armed Robber Targets 17-Year-Old in Uptown Apartment Building, Police Say

Police are asking for help identifying a suspect captured on security camera footage.

Financial District »

Box Cutter-Wielding Thief Swipes $60 Pants From Urban Outfitters, NYPD Says

The shoplifter threatened to cut store employees if they didn't let him leave, police said.

Upper West Side »

Burglar Steals Cash, Tequila and Scotch From Bar, Police Say

A burglar broke into wine and tapas spot Bar Rique, stealing $750 and two bottles of booze, police said.