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Lower East Side »

Three Men Snatch Purse From Woman in LES Hotel, Police Say

Police said three men stole a woman's purse at the Hotel Chantelle on Sept. 20.

Times Square & Theater District »

Riders Can't Buy MetroCards With Credit Cards Saturday Morning, MTA Says

The MTA will be upgrading system software between 1 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., the MTA said.

Union Square »

Woman Chases Down Wallet Thief and Restrains Him Until Police Arrive: NYPD

The 25-year-old woman grappled with the thief to stop him from escaping on an R train.

Briarwood »

Police Charge Suspect in Hammer Attack Robberies

Anthony Coward, 28, was charged with robbery in the attacks, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Smiling Hammer-Wielding Mugger Suspected in 3 Attacks, Police Say

The suspect attacks victims with a silver hammer, police say.

Bed-Stuy »

Grinning Thief Hits Straphanger With Hammer and Takes His Cash, NYPD Says

A man was buying a MetroCard when a thief hit him with a hammer and demanded his money, police said.

Park Slope »

Rental Prices at Record Highs in Brownstone Brooklyn, Report Finds

The average rental price for a Brownstone Brooklyn studio is almost $2,000, according to a new report.

Central Harlem »

Man Arrested After Sending Selfie to NYPD From Stolen Phone, Officials Say

Jazeke Samuels was arrested Monday after sending police a selfie from a stolen phone, officials say.

Midtown South »

Muggers Violently Robbing People Near Port Authority, Police Say

Four young men violently robbed people in and around the Port Authority, 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.

Central Harlem »

Muggers Accidentally Send Selfies to Police With Stolen Phone, NYPD Says

The two suspects stole money, cellphones and a MetroCard from four men in Harlem in 2013, police said.

East Harlem »

15-Year-Old Arrested in String of Sexual Assaults and Robberies, Police Say

Kalief Jackson, 15, attacked women in a five day crime spree around Manhattan, police said.

New York City »

Legal Gadfly Claims MTA Is Lying About Duration of Unlimited MetroCards

Lawyer Roy Den Hollander is suing the MTA, claiming its seven-day and monthly passes are misleading.

Concourse »

Bronx Vandals Break Machines to Sell Illegal MetroCard Swipes, MTA Says

Some Bronx residents said the MTA isn't doing enough to stop scammers.

Bed-Stuy »

71-Year-Old Woman Choked During Bed-Stuy Robbery

Police are searching for a man suspected of throwing the woman to the ground and robbing her.

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