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Morningside Heights »

68-Year-Old Tourist Fatally Struck By Bus in Morningside Heights: Police

Wanda Canestri was struck and killed shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday, the NYPD said.

Emerson Hill »

Teen Busted For Bomb Threats at School Wanted to Impress Friends: Police

A 15-year-old student was arrested Tuesday and charged with making a terroristic threat, police said.

Midtown »

Police Arrest Two Suspects in Central Park Mugging

Jeffrey Valdez, 17, and a 14-year-old girl were taken into police custody on Tuesday, police said.  

Emerson Hill »

4 Staten Island High Schools Evacuated Due to Bomb Threats

Susan E. Wagner High School, Curtis High School, Ralph R. McKee and Concord High School were evacuated.

East Williamsburg »

Man Stabbed to Death in Williamsburg, Police Say

John Reyes, 20, was found on the street with multiple stab wounds in his stomach.

Park Slope »

Chaperone Slapped 13-Year-Old in the Face at Park Slope School, Mom Says

Petal Joseph's daughter was slapped in the face by another mother during a choral concert, she said.

Chelsea »

Police Name Man Suspected of Bashing Gay Couple With Chair at Dallas BBQ

Bayna El-Amin, who police believe has fled the state, is wanted in connection with the May 5 assault.

Crown Heights »

17-Year-Old Injured in Franklin Avenue Shooting in Crown Heights

The teen was shot in front of the popular coffee shop, Little Zelda, on Monday night.

Melrose »

Man Grabbed Woman by the Neck and Tried to Rape Her, Police Say

Rudell Caldwell, 30, was arrested for trying to rape a woman in Melrose, police said.

Midtown »

Death of Man Found Under Hotel Bed Ruled a Homicide, Police Say

Roderick Goodwin suffered severe wounds to the back of his head, police said.

Upper West Side »

2-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Hit by Falling Bricks on Upper West Side

The child was struck outside The Esplanade on West End Avenue, police said.

Oakwood »

Body of a Man Washed Up on Oakwood Beach, Police Say

The body was found in the water near Fox Beach on Saturday morning, police said.

Times Square & Theater District »

NYPD Hopes to Use Video To Combat 'Implicit Bias' Against Officers

On a weekend radio show, Commissioner Bill Bratton discussed "false memory" of witnesses.

Bed-Stuy »

Teen Beaten Unconscious and Stripped of His Pants on L Train, Police Say

Four males attacked a 16-year-old on an L train, police said.

Claremont »

Bronx Teacher Arrested for Trying to Seduce 14-Year-Old Girl, Police Say

Jonathan Blum, of Dreamyard Prepatory School, was arrested in an undercover sting, police said.