Upper West Side’s Top Cops Talk Thefts Uptick, Drop in Traffic Enforcement

Incidents of the most serious crimes are u … Read the rest of this entry >>

Shoplifting Incident Turns Violent on West 111th Street

Concern over rampant retail theft at chain drug stores was underscored on Friday, February 11, by a shoplifting inc … Read the rest of this entry >>

Attorneys for Darrell Johnson Say He Was Bail-Eligible, but Judge Chose Supervised Release

New York County Defender Services, a public defender agency, issued a statement Tuesday lambasting “inflammatory” media coverage of its client Darrell Johnson’s alleged assault of two women on the UWS and subsequent release from cus … Read the rest of this entry >>

An Ice Cream Store Finds Community Support After a Particularly Rough Month

As Thanksgiving approaches, Jennie Dundas, owner of the Blue Marble Ice Cream shop on Broadway and 97th Street, is trying to hold onto the values of the hol … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspect Arrested in Central Park Rape

A suspect was arrested on Saturday for the Thursday rape of a woman jogger in Central Park, the NYPD repo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Woman Sexually Assaulted in Central Park Thursday

A woman jogger was sexually assaulted in Central Park Thursday morning, an NYPD spokesperson said. “[The assault] occurred at 7:21 a.m … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Slashed on 84th Street Friday

On Friday morning around 11:23 a.m., a man approached a 36-year-old Hispanic man on the southwest corner of West 84th Street and Columbus Avenu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Shots Fired Early Saturday Morning in West 60s

Multiple shots rang out around 4:59 a.m. Saturday morning near 248 W. 62nd Street at West End Avenue, home to the NYCHA Amsterdam Houses develo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Why One Address Seems to Be a Crime Hotspot, and More News from NYPD’s 24th Precinct Commander

Shootings, public pooping and pedestrians’ fears of reckless drivers were among the issues discussed at Saturday’s 24th Precinct Community Council meeting held at the Firemen’s Memorial at 100th Street in Riverside Pa … Read the rest of this entry >>

Borough President Says Shoppers Should Stay Alert After Trader Joe’s Theft

Borough President Gale Brewer sent us a notice about a theft on Monday at the Trader Joe's on 72nd Street and Broadway that she says should serve as a warning to Upper West Si … Read the rest of this entry >>

10-Year-Old Boy Slashed Inside Apartment on 104th Street

On Saturday, at around 2 p.m., the NYPD got a call about a “child assault” inside 60 West 104th Street, a police spokesperson … Read the rest of this entry >>

Thieves Swipe Credit Card and iPhone from 93-Year-Old at Zabar’s, Police Say

Police are looking for two people who they say stole money, a credit and an iPhone from a senior citizen who was shopping at Zab … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Say Vandal in ‘Punisher’ Shirt Smashed Windows at Eyewitness News Studio

Police are looking for the man pictured above in a shirt with the Punisher cartoon logo for allegedly throwing rocks through the windows at the Eyewitness News s … Read the rest of this entry >>

Arrest Made in Random Subway Stabbing at 72nd Street

Police arrested a 40-year-old man for stabbing a woman who was buying a MetroCard at the subway station at 72nd Street and Broadway last Thur … Read the rest of this entry >>

Curtis Sliwa Says He’ll ‘Put a Lid On’ Crime Around Shelters

Curtis Sliwa, the founder of the vigilante crime prevention group Guardian Angels, harshly criticized the recent relocation of hundreds of homeless men … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Release Images and Video of Subway Stabbing Suspect

The police released surveillance images of the man they say stabbed a 41-year-old woman in the right shoulder while she was standing at a MetroCard … Read the rest of this entry >>

Woman Stabbed at Subway Station; Assailant at Large

A 41-year-old woman was stabbed in the upper right shoulder while standing at a MetroCard kiosk inside the 72nd and Broadway subway st … Read the rest of this entry >>

19-Year-Old Man Shot on 109th Street, In Critical Condition

At 9 pm Tuesday night, a 19-year-old man was shot one time in the head at 67 West 109th Street, off Columbus Avenue, an … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seek Suspect in Robbery of 71-Year-Old Woman in Riverside Park

Police are looking for a man wanted for assaulting two people on Sunday in Riverside Park, including a 71-year-old w … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bronx Man Arrested in Double Homicide on 102nd Street

Police arrested a 22-year-old man from the Bronx on Thursday in connection with the killing of two men in the hallway of a building at 868 Amsterdam Avenue … Read the rest of this entry >>