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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.

Crown Heights »

Group Arrested After Tossing Backpack Full of Guns Out Window, Police Say

Police arrested the suspects after one dropped a bag of guns out of a window on Saint Marks Avenue.

Heartland Village »

Man Punches Store Employee Who Tried to Stop Him Stealing Backpacks

A man stole backpacks from JC Penney and punched a staffer for getting in his way, police said.

Morris Heights »

12-Year-Old Boy Shot on National Night Out Against Crime

The boy was shot as part of a retaliatory fight, police said, as NYPD leaders touted a safer city.

Mott Haven »

Woman Attacked by Man Wielding Box Cutter

The would-be rapist ran off when the woman screamed, police said.

Unionport »

VIDEO: Gunman Buys Vanilla Ice Cream Cone Before Robbing Carvel, Police Say

The suspect bought a vanilla ice cream cone, then robbed the store, according to police and workers.

Inwood »

Light Outage Hits Part of Fort Tryon Park

About 25 lights in the northern section of the park went out two weeks ago.

Financial District »

28 Bottles of Chanel Perfume Stolen from Sephora in Financial District

More than $2,000 worth of Chanel perfume was swiped from the 150 Broadway shop.

Morrisania »

38 New Officers Coming to 42nd Precinct After Crime Spike

The added police are part of a new NYPD initiative called the Partner Officer Program.

Civic Center »

NYPD Deploying Hundreds More Officers in High-Crime Areas This Summer

There will be more than 300 officers reassigned to precincts with the most shootings.

Soundview »

66-Year-Old Woman Stabbed to Death in The Bronx, Police Say

The victim was found stabbed in the neck on Elder and Westchester avenues.

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