identity theft

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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.

West Harlem »

Protect yourself against identity theft by shredding your personal documents at this year's Shred Fest.

Lower East Side »

A man and woman allegedly applied for credit cards using the victim's ID, then racked up charges on them.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn gangs are using teen molls with fake checks to fund the drug trade, cops said. 

Great Kills »

Amanda Zieminski's fiancee Clyde Forteau also allegedly posed as a Hurricane Sandy victim.

New York City »

New Yorkers can destroy their personal documents at shredding trucks parked in 10 citywide locations.

Crown Heights »

From fake checks to phone snatches, assaults to robberies, crime is up, and location-specific.