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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.

Crown Heights »

With Crime Up Across Crown Heights, Each Avenue Finds Its Niche

From fake checks to phone snatches, assaults to robberies, crime is up, and location-specific. 

Sunnyside »

Ex-NYPD Cop Sentenced to 4 Years Behind Bars in Gun-Smuggling Plot

Ali Oklu allegedly planned to transport three M-16 rifles, a shotgun and 16 handguns across state lines.

New York City »

Joe Lhota Says Inspector General Would 'Handcuff' NYPD

Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota is making public safety a cornerstone of his campaign.

Mott Haven »

Teen Shot Near Bronx Housing Development

The 16-year-old victim was in stable condition, officials said.

Chelsea »

Chelsea's Decrepit Doorknobs a Magnet for Criminals, Cops Warn

Police said many of last month's burglaries came from criminals targeting dilapidated doorknobs.

New York City »

Ray Kelly Says 'Nothing Nefarious' About Stop-and-Frisk Memo

Ray Kelly said that a memo urging officers to better document stop-and-frisks isn't related to a trial.

Midtown »

Man Convicted of Stabbing Wife to Death in Hair Salon Gets 25 to Life

Michael Kenny, 44, stabbed his wife in March 2011 in the Midtown hair salon where she was working.

New York City »

Landmarked Central Park Precinct Reopens After $61 Million Renovation

The renovated precinct includes a new atrium partially made of bulletproof glass.

Bed-Stuy »

NYPD Training Bed-Stuy Locals to Combat Crime Through Blockwatcher Program

The program will enlist members of the community to help report crimes.