One of the alleged muggers in East Elmhurst was photographed by an anti-theft app.
Some 20 iPhones have been stolen in the 110th Precinct alone so far this year.
The victims spoke out about being mugged and beaten for an iPhone and $40 near their homes uptown.
The tech giant unveiled new computers and software at their annual Worldwide Developer Conference.
The NYCLU's new phone app is designed to help the public document stops-and-frisks.
Police say a man grabbed an iPhone on the L train in March.
Amateur boxer Moustapha Dioubate was cleared of robbery charges in Queens, according to a report.
Dominick Davis and Alejandro Campos have been arraigned in the killing of Hwang Yang in Riverside.
Teen stabbed after confrontation with a man he thought may have stolen an iPhone on a 4 Train in Fordham.
Dominick Davis and Alejandro Campos were arrested for allegedly shooting Hwang Yang over his iPhone.
Hwang Yang, 26, was shot dead in Riverdale early Thursday and his iPhone was missing.
Sixth Precinct police arrested Bronx resident Joseph Outley, 18, in East Harlem on Tuesday.
Police said the suspects hurled threats at the 15-year-old victim before grabbing his iPhone.
The June event at diverse Bushwick locations has its own iPhone app mapping hundreds of artists' venues.
A bike rider has snatched 18 iPhones on the Upper East Side, East Harlem and Central Park since January.
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