identity theft

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Crown Heights »

About 80 percent of recent grand larceny cases are due to identity thefts, police said.

Fordham »

Michael Stewart killed Sofia Blair in 1993 after she refused to flee the country with him, police said.

Midtown »

People who purchased food or beverages at the venues may have had their credit card info stolen.

Forest Hills »

There were 30 grand larcenies in the 112 Precinct in the last 28 days compared to 18 in 2015.

Bed-Stuy »

Four men allegedly carried out a massive identity theft scheme, Queens DA Richard Brown said.  

Upper East Side »

An organized ID theft ring involving several men tallied 17 victims, police said.

East Harlem »

He thought the Costco card functioned as a credit card and tried to buy more than $1,200 worth of items.

Midtown »

The employee opened store credit card accounts under five people's names, the DA's office said.

Upper East Side »

Police are searching for a woman who they say stole identities and cash from banks across the city.

Midtown East »

Police released images of two women they say acted in concert with an accused serial pickpocket. 

Midtown »

Wilbert Harris, 51, stole wallets from eight victims and used their cards at stores across Manhattan.

Flatiron »

Alan Panzano, 30, was caught after returning to the scene of one of his crimes, police said.

Astoria »

The man made the purchases at a Zales jewelry store in The Bronx, authorities said.

Sunnyside »

Thieves used a man's personal information to open an account at two Zales jewelry stores, police said.

Astoria »

There were 26 identity theft incidents this month, up 271 percent compared to the same time last year.