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Central Harlem »

Safe Filled with $20K Stolen From Harlem Bar, Police Say

Police are asking for help identifying the suspect caught in security camera footage.

Fort Greene »

2 Men Try to Abduct 10-Year-Old Girl Near Fort Greene School, Police Say

The men asked the girl to get into their vehicle near P.S. 20, the NYPD said.

Midtown »

Serial Thief Wanted for Swindling Thousands in Meat and Seafood: Police

The suspect hit three Midtown delivery trucks, stealing cornish hens and beef tenderloin.

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.