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East Harlem »

Woman Beaten With Brass Knuckles for Disrespecting Attacker's Mother: NYPD

The East Harlem woman was beaten outside the Wagner Houses on July 14.

Flatbush »

VIDEO: Police Punch Suspect During Arrest in a Brooklyn 'Target'

Police are shown kicking and kneeing a man they were arresting on trespassing charges.

Long Island City »

Man Steals Sleeping Woman's Cellphone and Jewelry at Queens Subway Station

The 61-year-old woman was robbed as she was sleeping on a bench in the E train station in Queens Plaza.

Crown Heights »

Shirtless Gunman Chased Victims Down Crown Heights Sidewalk Before Shooting

The gunman ran down Franklin Avenue after his victim and another man at 3:30 p.m. Friday, police said.

Astoria »

VIDEO: Man Beats Another Man in the Head on Astoria Street

The suspect was caught on video striking another man in the head with an unknown object last month.

New Springville »

19-Year-Old Dies in Staten Island Crash, Police Say

Alize Jorge, 19, died in a car accident Sunday night, police said.

Lower East Side »

Police Release Sketch of Man in Suspected Hate Attack

Police released a sketch of the man they believe punched a woman in the face and broke her jaw.

East Village »

Off-Duty MTA Conductor Arrested After Early-Morning Bus Scuffle, Police Say

Police said an argument turned physical at 3:16 a.m. on July 27.

Civic Center »

NYPD Crime Statistics Off by up to 229 Incidents a Month, Data Show

DNAinfo found that the number of NYC crimes fluctuates after the NYPD reports them to the public.

East Village »

Tompkins Square Park Campout Planned in Protest of NYPD Patrol Tower

Demonstrators will take a stand against "Giuliani style policing" of homeless people, organizers said.

Central Harlem »

Woman Fatally Shot in the Head in Harlem Apartment Building, Police Say

She was gunned down inside a 139th Street building, police said.

Upper West Side »

The NYPD Is Judging You for Wearing That Fanny Pack

The Upper West Side precinct has advised New Yorkers and tourists to wear their "hideous" bags in front.

High Bridge »

2 Men Killed in High Bridge Apartment, Police Say

There were no immediate arrests in the deaths of George Benitez and another man, police said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Woman Throws Hot Coffee on Off-Duty Officer During Road Rage Incident: DA

The officer suffered first-degree burns from the July 19 run-in, prosecutors said.

Chinatown »

New Yorkers Can Now Call 311 to File Intercity Bus Complaints

The hotline can now accept complaints about noise and illegal parking by the buses, officials said.