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Bay Ridge »

VIDEO: Elderly Woman Gives Cash to Man Impersonating Cop, Police Say

Police say the 83-year-old woman was conned into handing over a 'large amount' of cash.

Washington Heights »

Another iPhone Stolen at Troubled WaHi Subway Station, Cops Say

Police said a thief stole an iPhone from a commuter at the West 157th Street 1 train station on July 25.

Long Island City »

Queensbridge Tenants Say Long-Time Scaffolding Blocks Security Cams

Residents say the scaffolding has been there for years and is a potential hideout for drug dealers.

Far Rockaway »

Queens Man Arrested for Making Facebook Threats After Zimmerman Verdict

Remel Newson, 20 was simply posting the lyrics of a Drake song, his lawyer says.

Long Island City »

Mugger Robs Elderly Blind Man Twice in Queensbridge Houses, Cops Say

The suspect targeted a 73-year-old blind man in two robberies; one incident left the victim hospitalized.

New York City »

City Council Reins in NYPD with Stop-and-Frisk and Inspector General Bills

The City Council also passed the 2014 budget and overrode the mayor's veto of the paid sick leave bill.

Park Slope »

Checks Stolen Twice from Same Park Slope Apartment Building, Police Say

Residents of a Third Street apartment building say checks were stolen from their mailbox.

SoHo »

Thief Steals Musician's Guitars From Car in SoHo, Cops Say

After playing at The Back Fence, the musician told police he had a guitar worth $3,300 stolen.

Gowanus »

Locals Oppose Rock 'n' Roll Bar for Kids on Gowanus Waterfront

Rock and Roll Playhouse will bring late nights, alcohol and loud music to the neighborhood, locals say.

Inwood »

Inwood Hill Park Needs More Policing During Summer Months, Espaillat Says

The usual NYPD efforts will not be enough to protect Inwood Hill Park this summer, Espaillat said.

Woodside »

Video Shows 7 Train Passenger Sucker-Punching Straphanger, Cops Say

Police are looking for the pony tailed man who punched someone on the 7 train near 69th Street Station.

Midwood »

Cops Search for Thug Who Knocked Down 71-year-old Woman and Stole Her Purse

Police are looking for the man who stole a 71-year-old woman's purse in Brooklyn.

West Farms »

Elderly Bronx Man Robbed After Buying Mother's Day Flowers

An elderly man was robbed after buying flowers he intended to place on his dead mother's memorial.  

East New York »

East New York Man Killed in Shooting Sunday Morning

A 22-year-old man from East New York was killed in a shooting Sunday morning.

Wakefield »

West Farms Man Killed in Wakefield Shooting

A West Farms man died after being shot in the head Sunday morning. No arrests have been made.