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 >>

POLICE COMMUNITY COUNCIL ROUNDUP: BIKE COMPLAINTS, DOUBLE-PARKING, CRIME STATS AND MORE

By Jessica Brockington Regulating car and bicycle traffic was a lively topic at the 24th Precinct Community Council meeting Wednesday night, as the community … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE TALK ABOUT RECENT SHOOTINGS AND BRIGHT LIGHTS AT COMMUNITY MEETING

By Kimberly Conner In the wake of two recent shootings, Captain Marlon Larin and community members at a 24th precinct community council meeting Wedn … Read the rest of this entry >>

MYSTERIOUS TIRE-SLASHINGS, A BURGLARY SPIKE AND OTHER RECENT UWS CRIME NEWS

By Krista Carter Several Upper West Siders who parked their cars on Amsterdam Avenue between 107th to 110th streets awoke on Wednesday to find their tires had been slas … Read the rest of this entry >>

SPEEDING TICKETS IN 24TH PRECINCT JUMP 519%

By Krista Carter The NYPD's 24th precinct, covering the UWS above 86th street, held its last community council meeting of the year last week, explaining its att … Read the rest of this entry >>

HERE’S YOUR CHANCE TO ASK TOP UWS POLICE OFFICERS QUESTIONS

Local police precincts meet once a month to take questions from community members and to describe trends in local crimes. Given the concerns we've heard … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRIME NEWS: ATM-SKIMMING AT 7-ELEVEN, BIG RISE IN BIKE CRASHES, MOTORCYCLE THEFTS

By Krista Carter The 24th precinct community council meeting on Wednesday night covered a wide range of issues, from an increase in bicyclists getting hit by cars, to a series of recent motorcycle thefts, to the trend of teenagers stealing credit cards and cell ph … Read the rest of this entry >>

FOUR ARRESTED IN ‘UNRULY’ CROWD AT FREDERICK DOUGLASS HOUSES

We received several questions this weekend about why helicopters were circling above the West 100's on Sunday morning at about 1:30 a.m. Captain Marlon Larin of the 24th pre … Read the rest of this entry >>

GROUPS OF TEENS SWIPING PHONES, VALUABLES, FROM PEOPLE LOUNGING IN RIVERSIDE PARK

We received the following information from a community group that helps support the 105th Street Dog Run in Riverside … Read the rest of this entry >>

AMID PROTEST, BRATTON ENDS RAIDS ON UPPER WEST SIDE HOMELESS SHELTERS

Police Commissioner William Bratton said that the city will stop raiding homeless shelters, following an early-morning raid at an Upper West Side shelter last month that netted 22 arr … Read the rest of this entry >>

24TH PRECINCT GETS NEW LEADER IN NYPD SHAKEUP; MAJOR CRIME UP 9.7%

NYPD Commissioner Bratton switched up the leadership at several Northern Manhattan precincts last week, and put a new commander in charge at the 24th prec … Read the rest of this entry >>

EVEN MORE PEDESTRIANS HIT BY VEHICLES IN 24TH PRECINCT DESPITE EFFORTS

Efforts to keep pedestrians safer on the Upper West Side have been slow to bear fruit, as recent statistics show that the 24th prec … Read the rest of this entry >>

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