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New Springville »

Thieves Take $2K Worth of Purses from Staten Island Store, Police Say

Three women took 12 Michael Kors handbags from a Marshalls on Staten Island, police said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Man Charged With Shoving Head Under Woman's Skirt on Subway Stairs

James Barnes also punched and kicked the woman in the DeKalb Avenue subway station, police said.

Clinton Hill »

Woman Sexually Assaulted Twice in One Morning in Clinton Hill, Police Say

The woman was attacked by two men an hour apart on a Clinton Hill street, police said.

Soundview »

Two People Killed and Another Critically Hurt in Bronx Crash, Police Say

Two people were ejected from the car while a third was trapped in the burning wreck, police said.

Jamaica »

Shootings in Jamaica Drop by 40 Percent, Bucking Citywide Increase

There have been 13 shootings in the 103rd Precinct this year and officals say gun seizures have helped.

Chelsea »

Teen's $250 Nikes Stolen on the Way to Sneaker Show

A 13-year-old had his $250 Nike Foamposites stolen by a thief who offered to buy the shoes, police said.

Castleton Corners »

Man Steals 50 Pairs of Glasses from Staten Island Store, Police Say

The man threw a rock through the window of Williams Eye Works, police said

Mott Haven »

80-Year-Old Bodega Clerk Dies Days After Being Beaten During Robbery

Manuel Rosario died after Jason Rivera attacked him at a Mott Haven bodega, officials said.

St. George »

'Troubling' Review of NYPD Practices Finds More Chokehold Complaints

The audit was ordered by the CCRB after Eric Garner died on Staten Island. 

East Harlem »

Woman Fends Off Would-Be Rapist Who Climbed Through Her Window, Police Say

A woman scared off a man who tried to rape her in her East Harlem home, police said.

Tompkinsville »

Building Super Uses Broom to Attack Man Who Dropped Litter, Police Say

Michael Carnavon, 57, was charged Monday with attacking a litterbug at Staten Island's The Pointe.

East Elmhurst »

Woman Killed by City Bus Blocks from Her Home, Police Say

Melania Ward was fatally struck by a Q47 bus in East Elmhurst, police said.

Woodside »

Subway Booth Clerk Arrested for Exposing Himself to Customers, Police Say

The clerk had his pants down when two customers approached his Woodside station booth, police said.

Flushing »

Brooklyn Tech Student Killed by Father Remembered as Kindhearted

Brian Lee was described as a popular, sweet young man by Brooklyn Tech classmates and church leaders.