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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.

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.

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