iPhone theft

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Meatpacking District »

Man Preys on Nightclub Patrons, Snatching Gold Crucifix and Phones: Police

A 52-year-old man pickpocketed at least four people at Cielo, police said.

Upper West Side »

Central Park West Church Volunteer Had Her Purse Stolen From a Pew: Police

A woman volunteering at Fourth Universalist Society had her purse and phone stolen, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Police Seek Teen Suspects in Subway Cell Phone Snatching Spree

The NYPD put out an alert after a rash of cell phone thefts in a 14th Street subway station.

Meatpacking District »

Woman Drags Victim by Hair in Meatpacking District Attack, Police Say

It took three police officers to pull Sophia Tolbert, 23, away from the 26-year-old victim, NYPD said. 

Upper West Side »

Police Arrest Ringleader in Upper West Side Teen Crime Spree

The 13-year-old was part of a group involved in seven separate attacks in the 24th Precinct, NYPD said.

Lower East Side »

50-Year-Old Man Kidnapped and Robbed at Gunpoint, Police Say

Two men approached the victim and forced him to enter a Pitt Street apartment at gunpoint, police said.

Meatpacking District »

Man Posing as Police Officer Tries to Bring Fake Gun Into Club, NYPD Says

The suspect was caught outside the VIP Room on West 13th Street with a forged NYPD ID, police said.

Meatpacking District »

Woman Stabs Victim With Stiletto Heel in Fight at Gansevoort Hotel: Police

Marie Thys, 24, stabbed a woman in the thigh with a stiletto shoe, police said.

West Village »

Cyclist Beaten and Robbed by Pedestrian He Swerved to Avoid Hitting: Police

The cyclist fell after swerving to avoid Gregory Enix, who then attacked and robbed him, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Thief Steals Wallet at Nightclub, Then Stays to Buy Drinks, Police Say

Aaron Lorenzo, 25, was caught charging drinks on a woman's credit card at the Up and Down Club. 

Chelsea »

Thief Steals Woman's iPhone From Baby Stroller, Police Say

A woman pushing a baby stroller along Eighth Avenue had her iPhone stolen, police said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Hotel Guest's Visitors Rob Him of iPhone, iPad and $600, Police Say

The victim was robbed by a man and woman he invited into his Times Square Hotel room, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Man Chases Mugger Through Subway Tunnel to Retrieve $94, Lighter

The victim chased the accused thief underground from station to station.

West Village »

Panhandler Arrested on F Train With MTA-Owned Lead Pipe and Chain: Police

A panhandler was arrested on an F train last week for weapons possession, police said.

Greenwich Village »

iPhone Snatcher Smashes Phone While Running From Police, NYPD Says

A man smashed an iPhone he had just stolen from a woman in Greenwich Village, police said.