24th Precinct Report: No Arrests in May Day Murder; Shoplifting Reductions; Gun Prosecutions

The murder that occurred on Sunday, May 1, at West 102nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue near the Frederick Douglass Houses remains unsolved … Read the rest of this entry >>

Alleged Wheelchair Thief Arrested

A 45-year-old man from the Bronx was arrested Friday night for allegedly stealing the electric wheelchair of a 95-year-old man … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seeking Wheelchair Thief

A 95-year old man received an unpleasant surprise on Tuesday morning when he discovered that his electric wheelchair had disappeared … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspected Robbers Steal Phones Then Crash Getaway Car; 1 Apprehended, 2 on the Loose

Three men wearing masks -- not the COVID kind -- went into the T-Mobile on the corner of West 77th and Broadway at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, and, without displaying weapons, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Fatally Shot on Sunday at 102nd and Amsterdam

At 12:17 p.m. on Sunday, a 27-year-old man was fatally shot one time in the head by an unknown individual, following a dispute … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspect Arrested For Recent String of Armed Robberies on the UWS

A suspect in a seven-crime armed-robbery spree, targeting food vendors and restaurants mainly on the UWS, was arrested Friday, Apr … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Not a Hate Crime’ Police Captain Says

Captain Neil Zuber, commander of the 20th Precinct, told West Side Rag last night in an email, “...the arrest was made for menacing an … Read the rest of this entry >>

Arrest Made in Alleged Teen Anti-Semitic Incident

An unidentified 13-year-old boy was arrested on Thursday afternoon in connection with an alleged anti-Semitic incident that occurr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Teens Threatened by Teens With Knife, Crowbar, and Sword in Anti-Semitic Incident, Police Say

Here is the latest on the instance of anti-Semitism that occurred on Saturday, April 2, at 7:20PM, i … Read the rest of this entry >>

Illegal ATVs and Dirt Bikes Roar Again Across the UWS; What’s NYPD’s Strategy?

Like the return of migratory birds, spring brings forth flocks of illegal ATVs and dirt bikes to Upper West Side st … Read the rest of this entry >>

Drug Store Shoplifting Leads to Locked-Down Locations

If you’ve set foot in a Rite-Aid, Duane Reade, or CVS drug store lately, you’ve probably noticed more and more products under lock an … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Robberies Beset the Neighborhood on Monday Night, Police Report

Two robberies took place in the neighborhood within an hour Monday night, an NYPD spokesperson told West Side … Read the rest of this entry >>

Stabbing Near W. 82nd & Broadway Tuesday Night; ‘Looks Like They Knew Each Other,’ Police Say

At approximately 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night, in the vicinity of West 82nd Street and Broadway, a man was stabbed in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Shot on West 103rd Street Tuesday Evening; Shooter Turns Self In and Is Charged With Attempted Murder

A man and a woman were shot Tuesday night at around 7:20PM on West 103rd Street and Manhattan A … 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 >>

Police Looking for Suspect in Deli Stabbing

A 71-year-old man was in critical condition after being stabbed early on Saturday inside a deli on 94th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, police … Read the rest of this entry >>

Assailant Stabs Two Men Near Bustling Amsterdam Avenue Corner

The corner near Peacefood Cafe was anything but peaceful Tuesday night around 9:50 … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bicyclist Killed, Pedestrian Injured By Hit-and-Run Driver Early Saturday Morning

A 28-year-old cyclist was killed early Saturday morning, and a 19-year-old man was injured, when they were hit by a dark-colored … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seek Suspect in Anti-Asian Harassment Case

Police say a 26-year-old Asian woman was approached at 60th Street and Broadway on Sunday night by another woman who spit on he … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Shot During Community Basketball Tournament

A 19-year-old man playing basketball near 64th Street and Amsterdam Avenue was shot in the left arm around 8:50 p.m. Monday evening, an NYPD spokesperson told … Read the rest of this entry >>

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