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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.

Bed-Stuy »

Citizen Complaints Against Officers Down 55 Percent in Bed-Stuy

The 79th Precinct saw the largest decrease in 2014's civilian complaints against officers in Brooklyn.

SoHo »

Burglars Hit SoHo Apartments, Stealing Jewelry and Electronics: NYPD

A Tiffany's pearl necklace and an iPad were two of the items stolen from Sullivan Street apartments.

Fort Greene »

22 Percent Increase in Burglaries Bucks Crime Drop in Fort Greene

Overall crime has decreased while burglaries are on the rise in the 88th precinct.

Park Slope »

Taxi Passenger Pays Fare With Credit Card Then Assaults Driver, Police Say

The passenger hit the driver with a blunt object and ran away, police said.

SoHo »

Man Slashed in Daylight Attack on SoHo Street, Police Say

Shai Krieger, 19, was charged with assault for stabbing a man in a fight on Broome Street, police said.

TriBeCa »

Car Thieves Tie Up Parking Garage Worker at Gunpoint in TriBeCa, Police Say

The Leonard Street garage employee was tied up at gunpoint while the robbers swiped three cars.

Washington Heights »

Man Injured in Drug-Related Shooting in Washington Heights, Police Say

The victim, who was shot in the torso, had drugs on him at the time, police say.

Inwood »

Ex-Con Arrested for Late-Night Cellphone Robbery in Inwood, Police Say

An Inwood man was robbed Thursday in the vestibule of his Broadway apartment building.

Bed-Stuy »

'No Hoodies Allowed' Signs Appear in Bed-Stuy Businesses

The neighborhood is the latest in the city where businesses have posted the controversial signs.

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