$1,000 Reward Offered After Family’s Pet Bearded Dragon Stolen; ‘He Saw Something Under the Little Guy’s Shirt’

Shortly before 4 p.m. on Saturday, two young men entered Petqua pet shop at 2604 Broadway (98th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Gunman on Citi Bike Fires Several Shots

In a ride-by shooting, a gunman on a Citi Bike reportedly fired several ro … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD Reports Recent Uptick in Robberies and Assaults; Seeking Suspect in Mugging of 73-year-old Woman

Although year-to-date crime statistics continue to fall in the 24th Precinct (86th - 110th Streets), the area has seen a recent increase in robberies and felonious assau … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Details Emerge in Susan Trott Murder Case; Purported Weapon Discussed in Court

Anya Johnston, the 24-year-old woman indicted for the second-degree murder of her neighbor Susan Trott, 70, last October, appeared before Judge Melissa Jackson in criminal court Thursday mor … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD: ‘Phenomenal’ Decrease in Upper West Side Crime Rates

Of the 77 precincts in New York City, the 20th Precinct has shown the largest decline in crime – year to date – compared to 2018, Deputy Inspector Timothy Malin announced at Monday night's Community Council Mee … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspect Arrested in Recent Shots-Fired Incident; More Gunshots Reported Monday Night

At 5:45 a.m. Saturday morning, the NYPD arrested Sincere Vanterpool, 18, as the alleged perpetrator of a January 12th "shots fired" incident at W. 102nd S … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD Increases UWS Patrols to Combat Gang Animosity Following Homicide

Longstanding tensions between two rival gangs on the Upper West Side have heated up following last week's stabbing murder of Tony McClain, 20, causing NYPD's 24th Precinct to increase pa … Read the rest of this entry >>

20-Year-Old Dies After Stabbing On Broadway; Two Teens Arrested

Tony McClain, 20, died Thursday after being stabbed in an altercation believed to be gang-related on Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

Who Murdered Damian Ramirez? A Year Later, Family & Friends Remain Baffled

A year has passed since a still-unidentified gunman shot and killed Damian Ramirez, 48, as he left his bar/restaurant, Manhattan Brew & Vine [MBV], at 109th Street and Columbus Avenue. A video surveillance camera captured the hooded murd … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD’s 24th Precinct Looking for Feedback and Facebook ‘Likes’ as Neighborhood Policing Expands

It’s never been easier to add an Officer Friendly to your smartphone contacts and Facebook feed, 24th precinct residents learned at last week’s community council mee … Read the rest of this entry >>

Neighborhood Policing 2.0 Comes to the Upper West Side: Officers Patrol on Foot and Hand Out Their Emails and Cell Phone Numbers

The NYPD rolled out a new program for the 24th precinct of the Upper West Side in Manhattan last week that updates neighborhood policing for the 21st Cen … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONCERNS ABOUT THEFTS AND SAFETY ISSUES RAISED AT 24TH PRECINCT MEETING

Local police officials addressed a spike in thefts and the proliferation of motorized bikes at a recent community council meetin … Read the rest of this entry >>

ASSAULTS AND BIKE THEFTS HAVE BEEN RISING IN 24TH PRECINCT

A top official at the 24th precinct detailed recent crimes in the precinct, which stretches from 86th Street to 110th, at a community council me … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESIDENTS QUESTION LOCAL POLICE PRACTICES ON IMMIGRATION, DISCUSS HARASSMENT AT SENIOR HOUSING

Local residents questioned the captain of the 24th precinct this week about his policies on detaining immigrants, given the Trump administrat … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE DISCUSS ‘STRANGE’ BURGLARIES AND A SHOOTING IN THE 24TH PRECINCT

Police discussed a shooting at the Douglass Houses and a spate of burglaries in the 24th precinct (which covers 86th to 110th street … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCAL COPS CELEBRATE NABBING SUSPECTED HAT-LOVING BANK ROBBER

On Tuesday morning, officers from the 24th precinct nabbed a man who they say committed multiple bank robberies in the neighborhoo … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE BLOTTER: PELTED WITH A PELLET, A GRABBY CABBY

A possible pellet-shooting and other crimes are in this week's 24th precinct police blo … Read the rest of this entry >>

MOST DANGEROUS INTERSECTIONS: FIVE UWS ‘HOT SPOTS’ SEE LARGE NUMBER OF CRASHES

Capt. Marlon Larin of the 24th precinct announced the five intersections that saw the most crashes during the period of January 1 through September 30, 2 … Read the rest of this entry >>

TICKETS TO BICYCLISTS SPIKE, BUT NYPD SEES ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT ON AUTO ENFORCEMENT

Captain Marlon Larin, commander of the NYPD’s 24th Precinct, provided a mixed progress report on traffic safety for 2015 during a meeting Tuesday of Community Board 7’s Transportation Comm … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE INVESTIGATING 2 GUNPOINT ROBBERIES

By Jessica Brockington Police are investigating two separate gunpoint muggings last week, 20 blocks and 24 hours apart. Captain Marlon Lar … Read the rest of this entry >>

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