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West Village »

Woman Attacked While Walking Home On Perry Street, Police Said

Police said a woman was choked and robbed late Saturday night.

Woodside »

Shirtless Thief Snatches Man's Cellphone While Riding By on Bike: Police

The NYPD is also looking for another suspect who a stole a woman's purse last month.

Gowanus »

Teen Stabbed in Attempted Robbery in Gowanus, NYPD Says

He was stabbed in the torso and treated at Methodist Hospital, police said.

Central Harlem »

Attempted Murderer Escapes Police Custody, NYPD Says

Tareek Arnold managed to knock an officer to the ground and escape, police said.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Hired More Police to Head Off Political Fallout, Sources Say

The mayor feared his second term would be doomed if crime rose and he did nothing, sources said.

East New York »

Judge Refuses to Toss Out Charges Against NYPD Officer Who Shot Akai Gurley

Officer Peter Liang must go to trial on reckless murder charges for accidentally killing Akai Gurley.

Crown Heights »

93-Year-Old Fatally Struck by Truck and Car in Crown Heights, NYPD Says

The man was hit by a tractor-trailer truck and a car, but neither vehicle stopped to help, police said.

Midtown »

Machete-Wielding Homeless Man Slashes Woman in Bryant Park, Police Say

Frederick Young slashed a woman who was coming back from her yoga class, police said.

Upper West Side »

Police Adding More Officers at School After Report of Driver Luring Kids

A man tried to lure kids into his black SUV by offering them candy outside P.S. 87, the school said. 

Long Island City »

Hunters Point Waterfront Will Be Closed to Cars on Fourth of July

There will be no parking from 44th Drive to 54th Avenue between Vernon Boulevard and the East River.

Upper East Side »

Man Stabs Ex-Girlfriend Before Attacking Con Ed Coworkers, Sources Say

Trevial Terry stabbed his ex-girlfriend at her office before going to his workplace with a hatchet.

Lenox Hill »

Man Wanted for Attacks on Asian Women Hangs Himself in Elevator Shaft: NYPD

Tyrelle Shaw, 25, was found hanging Monday in an elevator shaft at 766 Madison Ave., police said.

Inwood »

MAP: 207th Street Has Most Dangerous Intersections in Inwood, Data Shows

The street is home to the three most collision-prone intersections in the neighborhood.

Neponsit »

Man Shot in Foot After Fight at Riis Park Parking Lot, Police Say

The 33-year-old man was shot in his left foot, police said. 

Rockaway Beach »

VIDEO: Police Arrest Shirtless Man Following Rockaway Beach Shooting

There were four shooting incidents on the peninsula over the weekend, police said.