Smartphone Theft

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Astoria »

VIDEO: Man Robs T-Mobile Store At Gunpoint, Steals Dozens of iPhones

The robber made off with approximately 50 smartphones and $200 in cash, police and witnesses said.

Greenwich Village »

Police Seek Teen Suspects in Subway Cell Phone Snatching Spree

The NYPD put out an alert after a rash of cell phone thefts in a 14th Street subway station.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Pushes Cellphone Makers to Add Better Security for Stolen Phones

Bill de Blasio joined Attorney General Schneiderman to demand solutions to the growing number of thefts.

Gowanus »

Thief Snatches iPhone From Woman's Hands Aboard F Train, Cops Say

The suspect snatched the iPhone as the Manhattan-bound F train entered the 9th Street stop, cops said.

Chelsea »

Straphanger Grabs Back iPad Mini From Thief at Chelsea Station, Cops Say

The suspect tried to run off with a man's iPad mini inside Chelsea's West 28th St. station, cops said.

Corona »

Man Snatched Woman's iPhone Aboard 7 Train, Cops Say

The thief snatched the woman's iPhone aboard the 7 train in Corona, NYPD said.

Belmont »

Man Suspected Of Brutally Beating 17-Year-Old Girl And Stealing Her iPhone

The man attacked the girl on Thursday Jan. 24 in the Belmont section of The Bronx, cops said.