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SoHo »

Car Break-Ins Hit SoHo Street, Police Say

Designer items and medication worth thousands of dollars were stolen from two cars on Charlton St.

TriBeCa »

Thief Rips Gold Jewelry From Woman's Neck as She Rides 2 Train, Police Say

A woman had her $200 necklace stolen by a man at the Wall Street stop on the 2 train.

Civic Center »

What Happened in New York This Week: 8 Stories You Need to Read

Catch up on some of DNAinfo New York's most popular stories of the week.

Bushwick »

Bushwick Burglaries Up as Thieves Target Boom of Construction Sites: Police

Burglaries have jumped 39 percent, partly driven by thefts of new appliances and tools, police say.

Fort Greene »

MAP: Fort Greene's Top 5 Crime Hot Spots

From the Ingersoll Houses to Fort Greene Park, police are tackling Fort Greene's five crime hot spots.

Concourse »

VIDEO: Woman Refuses to Let Go of Purse Despite Being Punched by Robbers

The suspects took the woman's cell phone but could not get her purse, according to the NYPD.

Greenpoint »

Man Slashes Greenpoint Bistro Owner After Claiming Phone Was Stolen

The owner of Milk and Roses in Greenpoint suffered two cuts to his chest from the incident, police said.

Civic Center »

Bratton Points to Dropping Crime Stats to Defend His Tenure as Commissioner

Though the number of NYC shootings is up, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said crime is down overall.

Upper West Side »

Jogger Shot in Head with BB Gun in Possible Central Park Hate Crime: Police

A woman in Central Park was shot with a BB gun by a group yelling anti-white epithets, police said.

Chelsea »

FIT Student Finds 10 Pounds of Cocaine in Her Luggage, Police Say

The woman told police she didn't know how the four bricks of cocaine ended up in her bag, the NYPD said.

Hunts Point »

Felony Assaults Up By Almost 60 Percent in City Jails, Stats Show

As of Aug. 10, the number of felony assaults had risen by 58 percent compared to last year.

Belle Harbor »

Crime Surges 77 Percent in Rockaway Precinct Over Last Five Years

The 100th Precinct saw the jump, while the neighboring 101st Precinct saw a 47 percent spike.

Fort Greene »

Woman Yanks Female Cyclist from Her Bike and Robs Her, Police Say

A 27-year-old was riding on Lafayette Avenue when a woman pulled her off her bike and stole her bag.

Hamilton Heights »

Man Fatally Shot in Head Near Harlem School, Police Say

The 22-year-old victim was shot in front of 501 W. 147th St. at 1:57 a.m., police said.

West Village »

72-Year-Old Man Knocked to Ground in West Village Attack

The victim was punched by a man who was standing outside 99 Jane St., police said.

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