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Lower East Side »

Thief Steals More Than $3,000 After Sneaking Up on Man, Police Say

The thief grabbed the man's backpack from behind, police said.

Charleston »

Man Dies After Jumping on Roof of Car in Staten Island, Police Say

Robert Kunz, 24, died Monday after he was flung from the car, police said.

Crown Heights »

NYPD Officer Hit by Firework While Patrolling Crown Heights, Officials Say

The incident took place Tuesday night at Ralph Avenue and Pacific Street, police said.

Bedford Park »

13 Gang Members Arrested in Massive Bronx Takedown, DA Says

The Bronx DA's office announced the indictment of several suspected Bloods affiliates.

Gowanus »

Man Beaten Unconscious on Gowanus Subway Platform, Police Say

He was attacked in the Smith-Ninth Street station on July 12, police said.

Greenwich Village »

MAP: 13 Drug Busts Made in West Village This Year, Officials Say

The Special Narcotics Prosecutor made arrests in 13 cases in the 6th Precinct in the first half of 2015.

East New York »

MAP: NYPD Seized 2,510 Guns During Arrests in 2014

Of those guns, 2,239 were pistols, records show.

New Dorp »

Former NYPD Officer Arrested Again For Attacks on Ex Girlfriend, Police Say

Manuel DaSilva was arrested on his third domestic violence charge this summer against the same woman. 

Mott Haven »

Bronx Precinct Gets New Commander in Wake of Crime Stats Scandal

Deputy Inspector Carlos Valdez will take over for Lorenzo Johnson at the NYPD's 40th Precinct. 

Central Harlem »

Escaped Attempted Murder Suspect Caught After Month on the Loose, NYPD Says

Tareek Arnold was arrested Monday after eluding police for nearly a month, police said.

New York City »

Summer Grifter Season in Full Swing With Rolex Thefts, Police Say

Several men have reported their pricey watches stolen after picking up women in bars.  

Upper West Side »

Man Arrested for Beating and Robbing Writer in Central Park, Sources Say

Oscar Jiggetts, 55, attacked writer Marianna Milkis-Edwards, sources said.

Gowanus »

VIDEO: Man Wanted For Stealing Cash From Elderly Woman

The man broke into the 87-year-old woman's apartment July 3, police said. 

Gramercy »

Would-Be Thieves Got Into Citibank by Drilling Through Floor, Police Say

They used an electrical saw to try to carve open ATMs, but left after 90 minutes, police said.

Williamsburg »

Bicyclist Beaten by Williamsburg Skateboarders in Apparent Hate Crime: NYPD

Police said two skateboarders beat an Hispanic man and told him he "did not belong here."