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Washington Heights »

iPhone Thief Punches Straphanger at 163rd Street C Train Station, Cops Say

Police say the suspect punched a man and stole his phone from the 163rd Street C train station.

Financial District »

Flower Shop Worker Faked Robbery At Store Before Turning Self In

A 52-year-old employee of Eden Flowers told police he faked a robbery to steal money from the store.

SoHo »

$400 Marc Jacobs Purse, iPhone 5 Swiped From SoHo Hotspot Felix, Cops Say

A late-night reveler had her unattended purse stolen about 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, cops said.

Cobble Hill »

Police Canvassing Crime-Ridden Areas for Unattended Valuable Property

The 76th Precinct is conducting a program called "Spot it to Secure it."

Red Hook »

Charitable App Lets Users Challenge Friends and Donate to Non-Profits

Users can donate to several organizations, including Red Hook non-profit Friends of Firefighters.

Sunnyside »

NYPD Beefs Up Western Queens Subway Patrols After Crime Spike

The Transit Bureau said the 108th Precinct had the highest subway crime numbers in Queens last year.

Heartland Village »

Muslim Man and Daughter Thrown Out of Staten Island Apple Store, Suit Says

A Muslim father and daughter are suing Apple, accusing its employees of religious discrimination.

Arden Heights »

Staten Island Game Studio Raises Funds for Zombie iPhone Game

Turn Based Studios started a Kickstarter campaign for their game about surviving the zombie apocalypse.

Greenwich Village »

'Mobile Spa' Selling $3K Phones to Open on Bleecker Street

The shop will sell customized phones made with leather, real snakeskin and gold plating. 

Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook »

Thefts Up 100 Percent This Year at 76th Precinct, Police Say

The precinct has faced a number of iPhone thefts and robberies involving juveniles, officials say.

Corona »

Man Snatched Woman's iPhone Aboard 7 Train, Cops Say

The thief snatched the woman's iPhone aboard the 7 train in Corona, NYPD said.

Upper East Side »

Cops Seek Five for Upper East Side Mugging

Cops are hunting five suspects accused of beating and robbing a man for his iPhone.

East Harlem »

Hate Crimes Unit Investigating East Harlem Serial Mugger Targeting Asians

The suspect, who assaulted the victims, has struck six times in the past week, cops said.

Clinton Hill »

Two Brooklyn Brownstoners Launch New Instagram-style App for Video, Montaj

Dan Long and Demir Gjokaj launch their new app, Montaj, which is like Instagram for video.

New York City »

New MTA App Tells Commuters When Their Train Will Arrive

The MTA Subway TIme app will give commuters real-time subway arrival information.