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Passenger Killed in Crash After Driver Runs Red Light, Police Say

The vehicle was hit by another car after running red lights in Washington Heights, police said.

Washington Heights »

Uptown Shootings On the Rise in First Half of 2015, Stats Show

Both the 33rd and the 34th Precincts saw a rise in shootings in the first half of 2015 compared to 2014.

Chelsea »

Shootings Up in Midtown and West Side, Data Shows

The area's two shootings this year surpass last year's single incident.

Chelsea »

Couple Busted After Man Tosses Bags of Marijuana Out of Car Window: Police

A man and woman were found in possession of nine bags of marijuana in Chelsea, police said.

Prospect Heights »

Access-A-Ride Driver Has Purse Stolen While Helping Passenger, Police Say

A thief struck when the driver was helping a passenger exit the van, according to a police report.

Bed-Stuy »

Passenger Guns Down Livery Driver in Bed-Stuy Robbery, Sources Say

Naji Fawaz was found shot in the front seat of his car in Bedford-Stuyvesant, police said.

Williamsburg »

Teacher's Aide Gropes Girl With Down Syndrome in Williamsburg Park: NYPD

Jesus Lorenzo, 69, inappropriately touched a girl in De Hostos Playground, police said.

Lower East Side »

Teen Tried to Rob 81-Year-Old Man, Police Say

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy for attempting to rob an elderly man.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Woman Wakes on Subway to Find 2 Men Robbing Her, Police Say

She awoke near Hoyt-Schermerhorn as they robbed her, police said.

Tottenville »

Firefighter Charged with 100 Counts of Child Porn Possession

Scott Trivolis was charged with 100 counts of having child porn.

Mount Hope »

MAP: 577 People Shot in NYC So Far This Year, Data Shows

There were 577 shootings in the first half of 2015, 10 percent more than in the first half of 2014.

Crown Heights »

Detective Chases Down Teen Who Attacked 82-Year-Old in Crown Heights: NYPD

An NYPD detective saw the robbery in Crown Heights and arrested the 15-year-old.

Lower East Side »

Number of Shootings Hold Steady in LES and East Village, Stats Show

The number of shootings in the area are on track to match last year's figures, according to NYPD data.

Hudson Heights »

Crime Down in Uptown Precinct After Months of Increases

Crime fell by almost 19 percent between May 25 and June 21, compared to the same time last year.

Astoria »

NYPD Officer Rescues Kitten From Inside Tow Truck in Astoria

The kitten was trapped inside the frame of a tow truck at 34th Street and 30th Avenue.