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Kensington »

Auxiliary Officer Hacked 70th Pct Computer to Further Scam: US Attorney

He secretly installed several devices inside the precinct to access restricted databases, officials say.

Fort Greene »

MAP: See How Many Fatal Crashes Were in Your Neighborhood Under Vision Zero

Deadly crashes dropped or remained level in 80 percent of the city's ZIP codes in 2014, DNAinfo found.

Civic Center »

More Than 4,800 Drivers Caught Speeding in Two-Day NYPD Crackdown

More drivers were ticketed in Brooklyn during the 48-hour crackdown than any other borough, police said.

Upper West Side »

Pedestrians at Fault for Recent UWS Traffic Accidents, Police Say

The 20th Precinct's top officer blamed recent crashes on pedestrians stepping into intersections. 

Upper East Side »

Intersection Where Teen Was Killed by Car Needs Immediate Fix, Pol Warns

The intersection of Third Avenue and East 60th Street has been the site of two deaths since 2010.

Washington Heights »

Pedestrian-Friendly Street Upgrades Begin in Washington Heights

High foot-traffic crossings in some parts of Washington Heights will soon be easier.

Upper West Side »

Extended Sidewalk Curbs Approved Near Three Upper West Side Schools

Community Board 7 approved safety fixes at Collegiate, Booker T. Washington and Ascension schools.

Upper West Side »

City Plans to Extend Curbs to Boost Kids' Safety Near Three Schools

The city DOT wants to widen more than a dozen sidewalks to protect students near three local schools.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Delancey and Houston Sts. Have Downtown's Most Dangerous Intersections: DOT

The two-year DOT study named downtown spots with the worst traffic and most frequent accidents. 

Manhattan »

Traffic Fatalities Sink to Record Low, But Bike Deaths Higher

Traffic fatalities fell to a record low this year, but bike fatalities have been ticking up.