identity theft

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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.

Upper West Side »

Thieves are using cameras to steal ATM codes and skimmers to steal credit card information, police said.

Washington Heights »

The suspect tried to pose as a renter after taking $1,600 from him, police said. 

Long Island City »

Related Companies alerted tenants Tuesday about identity theft incidents dating back to last fall.

Ditmars »

Police say the suspect used a phony card with the victim's account info to steal the cash last month.

Lenox Hill »

Kyle and Krystle Steed stole patients' personal information to buy designer goods, Manhattan's DA said.

Lower East Side »

The man tried to rob a store on the corner of Madison and Rutgers streets three times, police said.

Lower East Side »

Eric Niles dragged a jogger to the East River Park Amphitheater and raped her, police said.

Midtown »

An officer threw Blake to the ground in front of the Grand Hyatt New York, a witness told DNAinfo.  

East Harlem »

The man also had a stolen driver's license, prescription card, $75 and a lottery ticket, police said.

East Harlem »

The 25th Precinct has upped its awareness campaign to teach people how to protect themselves.

Greenwich Village »

Aaron Lorenzo, 25, was caught charging drinks on a woman's credit card at the Up and Down Club. 

SoHo »

The NYPD is looking for a woman accused of using a fake ID to get money from a Citibank, police said.

Upper West Side »

The 20th Precinct is planning to bring a large paper shredder to the neighborhood next month.