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Central Harlem »

12-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Struck By Cab in Harlem

The boy was rushed Harlem Hospital and pronounced dead on arrival, police said. 

Fort Greene »

Two People Shot Outside Greenlight Bookstore in Fort Greene, Police Say

Both victims are in stable condition after the shooting that occurred around 8 p.m. Monday night.

Bedford Park »

Obama Pays Tribute to Protesters, Police Officers in Lehman College Speech

The president was in the borough to launch the My Brother's Keeper Alliance.

Williamsburg »

Jezebel Editor Punched in Head on Williamsburg Street, Police Say

Erin Gloria Ryan was still suffering from headaches on Monday, she told DNAinfo.

Astoria »

VIDEO: Bicyclist Gropes 3 Women in Separate Incidents, Police Say

A bicyclist groped three women over a two-week span in Astoria this month, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

QUIZ: When is it OK to Leave Your Door Unlocked?

The city's police force would rather you didn't.

Rego Park »

Man Sought For Exposing Himself to 2 Women in Queens, Police Say

The man exposed himself to a woman on Valentine’s Day and to another woman on March 2.

West Farms »

Teen Plunges Off 6-Story Building While Fleeing Police

The boy fled to the roof after he and a group of friends were spotted smoking pot, police said.

Flushing »

Mets Drastically Cut Security at Citi Field Despite Concerns, Records Show

Citi Field security was slashed by roughly 29 percent between 2009 and 2013, court documents show.

Fort Greene »

NYPD Clears Men of Luring Girl to Car, Saying She 'Embellished' Her Story

The men, who talked to a 10-year-old child near P.S. 20 after school, were "cooperative," police said. 

Rego Park »

Chaperone Caught Molesting 6-year-old Girl on Queens Bus: Police

Police say they have a man in custody who was caught sexually assaulting a young girl on a Queens bus.

Lower East Side »

Man Arrested for Smashing Chair on LES Sidewalk, Police Say

The destruction created a "hazardous condition" for pedestrians, police said.

Upper West Side »

Unlicensed Teen Driver Who Fatally Struck 4-Year-Old on UWS Takes Plea Deal

Franklin Reyes pleaded guilty to manslaughter Thursday in the death of Ariel Russo.

Parkchester »

Man Fatally Shot Near His Home in Parkchester, Police Say

Pablo Beard, 21, died after being shot in the chest on Leland Avenue, police said.