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Man Attacked, Forced Into a Car and Dumped in Staten Island, Police Say

A 55-year-old man was forced into a car and then driven to Staten Island Dec. 1, police say.

Astoria »

Astoria's 114th Precinct Welcomes New Commanding Officer

Deputy Inspector Kevin Maloney will lead the precinct, taking over for Deputy Inspector Stephen Cirabisi.

Crown Heights »

Burglaries Spike in Central Brooklyn, Police Say

Police warned residents in Prospect Heights and Crown Heights about a recent uptick in burglaries.

Financial District »

Man Whacked on Head With Wooden Stick in FiDi, Police Say

A 49-year-old man was struck on State Street by a 23-year-old man.

Jackson Heights »

Community Plaza Proposed to Fight Crime in Jackson Heights

Roosevelt Avenue near 90th Street was the site of two recent murders in the neighborhood.

Boerum Hill »

Ghoul-Loving Thief Snatches Halloween Decorations From a Brooklyn Yard

The thief took decorations including a pumpkin, a witch and a large spider, police say.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Crime Is Down 7 Percent This Year, Police Say

Burglary is the sole crime category in the area that is up.

Midtown »

Lhota Accuses de Blasio of Wanting to Invite SUV-Chasing Bikers 'to Coffee'

The GOP mayoral candidate said frontrunner Bill de Blasio has no idea how to properly keep the city safe.

Jackson Heights »

Arrest Made in Fatal Roosevelt Avenue Shooting

Police said Pedro Silva, of Jackson Heights, shot 33-year-old Ivan Rodriguez in the neck and head.

Carroll Gardens »

Parents Concerned After Shooting and Street Fight in Carroll Gardens

A fight broke out in Carroll Park, Sept. 16, and later, gunshots were fired nearby, according to police.

Civic Center »

Minor Crime Arrests Skyrocketed During Stop-and-Frisk Era, Stats Show

Nearly 250 additional people were locked up each day for minor crimes during the peak arrest year.  

SoHo »

Woman Attacked with Metal Garbage Can by Stranger in SoHo, Police Say

Two women were harassed by a stranger on Sixth Avenue, police said.

Upper West Side »

Neighborhood Group Files Lawsuit Against City Over UWS Shelter

Neighborhood in the Nineties is suing the city over a controversial West 95th Street shelter.

TriBeCa »

Cyclist Had Citi Bike Stolen at Downtown Kiosk, Police Say

Four bikes, including a Citi Bike, were swiped last week in Lower Manhattan, police said.

Coney Island »

60-Year-Old Man Yanked Down Stairs and Robbed at Coney Island D/Q Station

Attackers grabbed the man's cellphone and fled on West Brighton Avenue, cops said.