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Midtown East »

Out-of-Control Car Jumps Curb and Pins Woman Against Lamppost

 The crash took place at 49th and Second Ave just before 4:30 p.m., fire officials said.  

Ditmars »

Petition Seeks to Keep Cars on Astoria Park's Shore Boulevard

A petition is looking to keep cars on the street after a local politician asked the city to ban them.

Washington Heights »

Man With Razor Blade Robs Dunkin' Donuts Shops on Back to Back Days: Police

The robber stole nearly $1,500 from the two outposts last week, police said.

Park Slope »

VIDEO: Man Wanted for Attempting to Rape a Woman in Sunset Park

Police say the suspect tried to get a woman to let him into her building, then exposed himself.

Upper East Side »

Delivery Man Clipped by Car That Hopped Curb in UES

Arthur Knight was out on a delivery when a car clipped him and hit a Starbucks, he said.

Upper West Side »

Gunmen Fire Into Crowd of Hundreds at UWS Housing Complex, Police Say

The incident took place during a cookout early Sunday at the Douglass Houses, police said. 

Richmond Hill »

Queens Mother Charged with Murder After Tossing 3-Week-Old Son from Window

Rashida Chowdhury, 21, is accused of murdering her newborn baby.

Bed-Stuy »

Two Shot During Weekend BBQ at Classon Playground, Police Say

A gunman opened fire at a park on the Bed-Stuy/Clinton Hill border Saturday, officials said.

Upper East Side »

Man Robs Upper East Side Bank of $300, Police Say

The suspect fled the bank at 1230 Third Ave. near East 71st Street with $300.

Lower East Side »

Suspect Wielding Pliers Stabs Man in Face, Police Say

Police said a 25-year-old man used a pair of pliers to attack a 48-year-old man.

Washington Heights »

Burglaries Down and Assaults Up in Washington Heights, NYPD Data Shows

Crime has fallen by about 7 percent so far this year compared to 2014 in the 33rd Precinct.

Long Island City »

Cyclist Struck by Car in Queens Plaza Dies, Police Say

Kevin Lopez, 20, died Wednesday after being struck near the Queensboro Bridge last week.

Lower East Side »

Attackers Hit 14-Year-Old and Her Mother, Police Say

They were walking together when a group approached them in front of 282 East Broadway, police said.

Lower East Side »

Burglar Stole $17K in Property from Clinton Street Apartment, Police Say

Police believe the burglar may have entered through an unlocked window.

Lower East Side »

Group of Teens Attack and Rob 2 Women, Police Say

The teenagers approached the woman as they were walking in front of 571 Roosevelt Ave., police said.