ROBBER PUNCHED 72-YEAR-OLD WOMAN IN THE FACE, POLICE SAY (UPDATED)

Police are looking for the man shown in the surveillance image above for robbing a 72-year-old woman early Thursday morning on Broadway be … Read the rest of this entry >>

FOOD VENDOR SAMEH BULES RETURNS AFTER STABBING, GRATEFUL BUT HURTING

Sameh Bules returned on Monday to the spot on 86th Street near Central Park West where he has parked his food cart for four years. It was … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN ASSAULTS WOMAN, DEMANDS SEX IN CENTRAL PARK: POLICE

A man grabbed a 26-year-old woman walking in Central Park on Thursday and pulled her to the ground, before robbing her of her cell … Read the rest of this entry >>

POPULAR FOOD-CART VENDOR STABBED ON 86TH STREET; ALLEGED ASSAILANT SURRENDERS

Sameh (pronounced Sammy) Bules, a vendor whose food cart has been a fixture on Central Park West and 86th Street for nearly four years, was stabbed in … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN SLASHED ON 3 TRAIN AT 72ND STREET

A 26-year-old man was slashed in the face on Sunday night around 9:30 p.m. after jostling another rider, according to rep … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE ON 81ST STREET (UPDATED)

A 54-year-old man was found dead in an apartment on 81st street late Wednesday morning and police have classified his death as a homi … Read the rest of this entry >>

ATM ‘SKIMMER’ REPORTED AT UWS DUANE READE

A user of website Reddit posted the photo below on the site, and said it was from an ATM at the Duane Reade on Broadway between 111th and 112th Stre … Read the rest of this entry >>

CENTRAL PARK POLICE COMMANDER ADDRESSES RECENT MUGGINGS, AND OFFERS ADVICE

Two women were attacked and robbed in recent days in Central Park, prompting WSR to call Deputy Inspector Christopher McIntosh, comma … Read the rest of this entry >>

3 ARRESTED AFTER NANNY ROBBED IN CENTRAL PARK

A nanny pushing a stroller was assaulted and robbed in Central Park near 86th Street on Wednesday around 12:30 p.m., accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

4 TEENS ASSAULTED AND ROBBED A WOMAN IN CENTRAL PARK: POLICE

A woman walking in Central Park Sunday night was assaulted and robbed by four men who appeared to be teenagers, an NYPD spokesman said. The … Read the rest of this entry >>

COUPLE ASSAULTED BY SKATEBOARD-WIELDING ROBBERS WHO YELLED ‘ANTI-WHITE STATEMENTS’

A man and woman were assaulted on West End Avenue Friday around 6:30 p.m. by two men who yelled anti-white statements and hit the man in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

VICTIM OF SATURDAY SLASHING WAS 14; ATTACK MAY HAVE BEEN GANG-RELATED

Police found a 14-year-old boy with five lacerations to his face on Columbus Avenue Saturday after he was attacked by a group, an NYPD spokesman … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN SLASHED ON COLUMBUS AVENUE SATURDAY AFTERNOON

A man was slashed in the face on 98th Street and Columbus Avenue on Saturday around 4:30 … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE DETAIL STRING OF CENTRAL PARK ROBBERIES

Police say that a group of teenagers has been robbing people in Central Park over the past month and a half, often assaulting bicyc … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOMELESSNESS, STREET VENDORS, AND A SHOOTING DISCUSSED AT 20TH PRECINCT MEETING

A community council meeting at the 20th precinct on Monday night delved into homelessness, new bills intended to regulate street vendors, and a shooting last … Read the rest of this entry >>

THREE ARRESTED IN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY OF CABBIE

Three people were arrested last week in what police say was an attempted robbery of a cab driver. They got into the cab at a … Read the rest of this entry >>

VANDAL SMASHES FRONT WINDOW OF ANOTHER STORE WITH A BRICK

After two store windows and a clock were smashed earlier in the week, another store was vandalized between Wednesday night and Thursday mor … Read the rest of this entry >>

18-YEAR-OLD SHOT ON BASKETBALL COURT

An 18-year-old man was shot three times in the back on a basketball court at the Amsterdam Houses at 64th Street and Amsterdam on Thursday … Read the rest of this entry >>

EX-CON CHARGED WITH CENTRAL PARK SEXUAL ASSAULT AND ROBBERY

Police used the Find My iPhone app to help them track a man they say sexually assaulted a jogger in Central Park on Monday night around 1 … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE ADD CENTRAL PARK PATROLS AFTER RECENT CRIMES

The NYPD is ramping up its presence in Central Park after a spate of robberies and a sexual assault in the park over the past few … Read the rest of this entry >>

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