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West Brighton »

Good Samaritan Robbed After Unwittingly Helping Purse Snatcher: NYPD

A woman tried to rob an elderly woman, escaped in a passing car then stole the driver's bag, police said.

West Harlem »

Man Has Nose Broken, Earrings Stolen After Fight at Harlem Bar, Police Say

Two attackers beat a 28-year-old man and stole his earrings after a fight at a Harlem bar, police said.

Chinatown »

Thieves Beat Man for Phone in Daytime Robbery in Chinatown, Police Say

A 28-year-old man was assaulted for his phone on Canal Street last month, police said.

Forest Hills »

Police Questioning Man After String of Bear Hug Robberies

Police said the man would bear hug women while mugging them in Forest Hills and Kew Gardens.

Midtown South »

Muggers Violently Robbing People Near Port Authority, Police Say

Four young men violently robbed people in and around the Port Authority, police said.

Forest Hills »

Mugger Putting Women in Bear Hugs in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills: NYPD

A man threatened to cut women in three robberies in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills, police said.

Chelsea »

Man Threatens, Stalks Doorman After Being Denied Entry to Club, Police Say

A man got angry after he was not let into 1Oak in Chelsea, according to police.

Fort Greene »

Fort Greene Park Muggers Caught After Taking Selfie With Stolen Phone: NYPD

Tyquan Solomon, 19,  and Terrance Sistrunk, 16, were charged with five Fort Greene Park robberies.

Westerleigh »

Man Stole Teen's iPhone and Cash on Staten Island, Police Say

Police are looking for a suspect they said took a teen's iPhone and cash on Staten Island last month.

Washington Heights »

Man Sentenced 10 Years for Dragging 93-Year-Old Woman Down Stairs

Richard Davidson pleaded guilty to attacking the woman as she visited her childhood home.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Electronics and Jewelry Worth $6K Stolen from Union Street Home, Police Say

A $2,000 diamond engagement ring was among the valuables stolen Feb. 4, police said.

University Heights »

3 Burglars Break Through Floor to Steal From Apartment Below, Police Say

Thieves stole cash, a laptop and large bags of clothing from a University Heights apartment, police said.

Hudson Heights »

Thief Pushed Woman to Ground and Stole Phone in Hudson Heights, Police Say

The 19-year-old victim was approached near Bennett Avenue and West 181st Street, police said. 

Central Harlem »

Muggers Accidentally Send Selfies to Police With Stolen Phone, NYPD Says

The two suspects stole money, cellphones and a MetroCard from four men in Harlem in 2013, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

Woman Smashes Vase Over Boyfriend's Head in Carroll Gardens, Police Say

The victim suffered cuts on his head and ear from the attack on Smith Street, police said.