Gunman Robs Rite Aid

A man displaying a gun robbed the Rite Aid at 210 Amsterdam Avenue (70th Street) at 3:50 a.m. Wednesday morning, police s … Read the rest of this entry >>

Community Comes Together to Do What’s Good for the Goose

On Saturday morning, Jason Haber, a broker with Warburg Realty, was preparing to show the sixth-floor model apartment of a new condominium develop … Read the rest of this entry >>

Alleged UWS Package Thief Wishes He Hadn’t Opened This Box

A man who police say had repeatedly stolen packages from one Upper West Side building got an unwelcome surprise this past weekend, when … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Say Purse-Thieves are Hitting UWS Bars

A word of warning if you're out and about on the UWS this weekend: the 20th precinct said on Friday night that thieves had hit two ba … Read the rest of this entry >>

Robber Ties Family Up at Knifepoint During Home Invasion

A father, mother and adult daughter were tied up by a knife-wielding man during a home invasion at 306 W. 78th Street around 4:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon, according to police officials. The daughter was apparently able to wriggle an arm free and call 9 … Read the rest of this entry >>

Arrested UWS Teen Admits Painting Swastikas in Riverside Park Train Car, Police Say

On Tuesday evening, NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force arrested a local 17-year-old boy for six "potential bias" incidents on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Ski-Masked Muggers Rob Couple in Riverside Park

Two men wearing ski masks robbed a young man and woman inside Riverside Park at 108th Street around 8:00 p.m. on Friday evening, police officials sa … 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 >>

Suspected Grab-n-Go Thief Hits Key Food

A man allegedly reached into a cash register at Key Food, 530 Amsterdam at 86th Street, and took $344 before fleeing the s … Read the rest of this entry >>

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

Tony McClain, 20, of 589 Amsterdam Avenue died Thursday after being stabbed in an altercation believed to be gang-related on Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

A Christmas Miracle! Upper West Sider Finds, Returns Bag Containing $10,000

Ho, ho, holy Good Samaritan Santa! He saw something – something that could stuff a whole lotta stockings – and said someth … Read the rest of this entry >>

Chase Bank Robbed on Monday Morning

A man robbed the Chase Bank at 73rd and Broadway on Monday morning around 10:10am, fleeing the scene with approximately $1700, police said. No weapon was displayed during the incident; the robber passed a no … 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 >>

Police Say Man Groped Woman at 79th Street Subway Station

The NYPD is looking for the man depicted in the surveillance image above and video below, because police say he groped a … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Looking for Robber Who Hit Chase Bank on Monday

Police are linking a Monday bank robbery at the Chase Bank on Broadway between 95th and 96th to another robbery at 58th and 8th last w … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Make Special Deliveries After Arresting Alleged Package Thief

Police came upon a strange scene on 84th Street last week that led to an arrest and the return of packages to a building 11 blocks away. Capt. Timothy Malin o … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Woman Brutally Attacked on July 4th on CPW Speaks Out, As a Campaign Raises Funds for Her Recovery

On July 4, 2018, at around 11 p.m., a 37-year-old Upper West Side woman was brutally attacked on Central Park West near 84th Street, just steps from her … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD Warns of Emerging UWS Theft Trends, Gives Update on Two Sisters Found Near Hudson

The NYPD is warning Upper West Siders to take extra measures to secure their belongings, following recent reports of theft at local gyms and movie thea … Read the rest of this entry >>

Neighbor Arrested for Homicide on West End Avenue

Anya Johnston has been charged with murdering her neighbor Susan Trott at 710 West End Avenue between 94th and 95th Str … Read the rest of this entry >>