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Mariners Harbor »

Man Tells Police 'This is Why You Get Shot Out Here,' Prosecutors Say

Jerome Patterson was arrested after he was pulled over for a busted brake light, prosecutors said.

Carroll Gardens »

Ben and Jerry's Thief Caught Enjoying Stolen Ice Cream and Beer, Police Say

Nicholas Thompson was caught eating Ben & Jerry's Chubby Hubby and Budweiser at Rite Aid, police said.

Greenwich Village »

VIDEO: CVS Robber Beats Up Manager and Swipes $9,000 From Safe, Police Say

Police are looking for an unknown suspect captured on security camera footage. 

Sheepshead Bay »

8 Pups Found in Abandoned Building, Police Say

Police found eight dogs in an abandoned building while responding to reports of a burglary. 

Mott Haven »

Substitute Teaching Assistant Charged With Raping Special Ed Student

Maria Contreras, 29, who worked at the Bronx Academy of Letters, was charged with rape.

Claremont »

VIDEO: Burglar Kicks in Air Conditioner Unit to Steal $1,500 From Bronx Bar

Police described the suspect as a roughly 45-year-old man.

Soundview »

Thief Steals Can of Beer After Finding Bodega Register Empty, Police Say

The man stole a can of Cobra beer from Alvin Grocery in Soundview, NYPD officials said.

Sunnyside »

Thieves Targeting Hybrid Car Batteries in Queens

The commander of the 108th Precinct said there have been nine such thefts in the last six weeks.

Union Square »

Box Cutter-Wielding Union Square Slasher Arrested in Harlem, Police Say

Derrick Mcleod, 24, of Brooklyn, was arrested on Thursday morning, police said.

Park Slope »

Kidnapping Scam Strikes Park Slope Hospital Employee

A caller claimed to have kidnapped the victim's best friend and demanded $1,700 in ransom.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Hell's Kitchen Bandit Steals $2,800 From Bacon-Themed Eatery, Police Say

Police hope to smoke out a man they say made off with $2,800 in cash from BarBacon in Hell's Kitchen.

Boerum Hill »

Rush-Hour Commuters Ticketed for Fare-Beating at Bergen St. Subway Station

Straphangers said five officers fined commuters during rush hour at the Bergen Street stop Thursday.

Meatpacking District »

Man Kicked Out of The Standard for Groping Woman, Police Say

Nicolai Bushin, 29, tried to force his way back into the club after being kicked out, police said.

Battery Park City »

NYPD Intelligence Division Moves Headquarters to Battery Park City

The NYPD's intelligence gathering agency has moved from Chelsea to 250 Vesey St.

Clinton Hill »

Police Deny That Teen Was Shooed From Stationhouse Before Being Killed

The mother of Laquan Nelson, 16, said her son asked police for help and was denied before he was killed.