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East Village »

Friendly Robber Helped Victim Run Errands Before Holding Him Up, Cops Say

A man robbed an 81-year-old man in January after befriending him on the street, cops said.

Bedford-Stuyvesant »

Bed-Stuy Supermarket Manager Shot in Armed Robbery

The 24-year-old victim was in stable condition, and the gunman remained at large, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Cop Charged with Assault Following Domestic Dispute, Police Say

Sony Joseph, 34, was arrested in south Brooklyn early Monday morning, police said.

TriBeCa »

Cop in DA's Wiretaps Squad Filed $5K in Bogus Invoices, Prosecutors Say

Det. Michael Bazerman maintains that authorities lost the equipment due to poor accounting practices.

Midtown »

Cops Crack Down on Prostitution in Midtown

Five men and six women were arrested over the last two weeks, police say.

New York City »

New York Cops Give Helping Hand, and Burgers, to Boston Police

The NYPD and Port Authority police unions sent relief teams to Boston to help cops there.

Midtown »

Subway Thief Snatches Woman's Wallet in Midtown, Police Say

Cops are searching for a man who swiped a wallet from a subway rider's pocketbook in Midtown.

Williamsburg »

Paramedic, Son Tied Up and Robbed at Gunpoint in Williamsburg, Cops Say

The suspect restrained the volunteer paramedic and stole cash before fleeing in the vehicle, cops said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Former NYPD Cop at Helm of Times Square Transformation

Tom Harris, a former NYPD commander, has helped oversee a period of profound change for Times Square.

Rochdale Village »

Motel Robbers Strike Queens Howard Johnson Twice, Cops Say

A stick-up crew struck the Howard Johnson at 153-95 Rockaway Blvd. last Friday.

Sunset Park »

Boyfriend Charged with Murder in Stabbing Death of TriBeCa Woman

Alex Santiago, 44, stabbed Tara Beardsall outside his Brooklyn flat then cut his own throat, cops say.

Upper East Side »

Armed Man Accused of Robbing Four Manhattan Stores, NYPD Says

The suspect hit donut shops and delis on the Upper East Side, Upper West Side and Chelsea.

Midtown »

Suspect Snatches Cartier Watch from Tourneau Store in Midtown, Cops Say

The man waltzed from the store with a Cartier Ballon Bleu wristwach, police said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Homeless Man Arrested in Times Square Subway Robbery

Leonard Johnson, 31, allegedly punched a man in the face and stole his cell phone, cops say.

Midtown South »

Thieves Arrested for $340K Debit Card Scam, Cops Say

Police recovered hundreds of fraudulent debit cards, the NYPD said.