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Deadly Crash Renews Call to Ban Manhattan Helicopter Flights

The deadly crash on the East River has some renewing their calls to ban helicopter flights into and out of Manhattan.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Business Owners Rail Against Hell's Kitchen Bike Lane Plan

A proposal to extend protected bike lanes along Eighth and Ninth Avenues went forward, with some opposition from local business owners.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Upper East Side is Manhattan's Safest Neighborhood, Report Says

The Upper East Side ranked as the safest neighborhood in Manhattan, despite a high rate of grand larcenies.

Midtown & Theater District »

Midtown Has Highest Per Capita Crime Rate in New York

Midtown Manhattan has New York's highest crime rate per capita, according to a new analysis from DNAinfo.com.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Property Crime Drives Down Safety in East Village and LES

DNAinfo.com's new Crime & Safety Report found the neighborhoods struggling with property crime, particularly grand larcenies.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Inwood Residents Want More Cops, Own Precinct

Officials met with a group of more than 200 Inwood residents to introduce the 34th Precinct's new commanding officer and respond to the area's increased crime rates.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Delancey Street Deaths Spur Call for Pedestrian Safety Measures

Pols called for better safety on Delancey Street a week after a man was killed while cycling on the high-traffic block.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

New $90K Plan Puts Private Crossing Guards Outside Holland Tunnel

The Hudson Square business improvement district announced they have hired "pedestrian traffic managers" to help keep crosswalks near the Holland Tunnel clear.

Manhattan »

Uptown Parks Short on Security Officers, Advocates Say

The City Council heard from many who complained officers aren't positioned where they're needed most.

Midtown & Theater District »

Skaters Terrorizing Columbus Circle, Locals Complain

Columbus Circle has become a popular hangout for high schools kids who use the steps as a skate park.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Stricter Window Guard Rules Proposed in Wake of Fatal Fall

The legislation would put enforcement powers under a single city agency's control.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Forgery Arrest Brings Relief to Hell's Kitchen Tenants

A former expediter allegedly filed falsified certificates of correction for a far West side property notorious for bad conditions.

Manhattan »

Fatal Chinatown Bus Crashes Raise Passengers' Safety Concerns

Lawmakers are calling for tougher regulations after two deadly Chinatown bus crashes.

Midtown & Theater District »

'Spider-Man' Hit With Another Round of Safety Violations

The outlook isn't getting any brighter for Broadway's seemingly-cursed 'Spider-Man.'

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Lighting Promised to Make Hudson Heights Safer

Elected officials and city agencies promised new lighting for dark areas of Hudson Heights that are prone to crime.

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