State Legislature Repeals 50-a Police Secrecy Law, With West Side Lawmakers Leading the Effort

The New York state legislature has repealed Civil Rights Law Section 50-a, which allowed police to shield disciplinary records from the pu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police: Man Wanted for Attempted Rape in 72nd Street Subway Station

Police are looking for the man in the photo above in connection to an attempted rape in the subway station at 72nd Street and Broadway on Satu … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Videos Released of People Wanted for Questioning In Double Homicide

Police sent out new videos of men they are looking for in connection to a double homicide in a building on 102nd Street on Ma … Read the rest of this entry >>

On the Last Night of Curfew, the Curious and the Restless Convene; An 82-Year-Old Tends His Orphan Tree

We wanted to see how curfew-ignoring locals and the NYPD were doing after a tumultuous week and a wearying three months of Covid-19 isolation.  … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYCHA Leaders Organize to Protect the Next Generation and Fight for New Laws: ‘People Will Remember This’

Thousands of protestors have traversed the streets of the Upper West Side this week, responding to the killing of George Floyd on May 25 while h … Read the rest of this entry >>

Jogger Hit by Bicyclist Inside Central Park Near West 74th Street in ‘Critical But Stable Condition’ (Updated)

A bicyclist and a pedestrian collided Tuesday morning at 7:05 a.m. inside Central Park around West 74th Str … Read the rest of this entry >>

Family Aches for Answers as Victims Identified in Double Murder

On Saturday afternoon, Tayllor Torres stood outside 868 Amsterdam Avenue, staring at the makeshift memorial for two men who were stabbed to death there on Thursday evening. “We just want somebody to tell us what happene … Read the rest of this entry >>

67-Year-Old Writer Handcuffed and Jailed Over Chalk Graffiti; ‘Petty’ Arrest Amidst a Plague

In the early afternoon on April 16th, Jill Nelson, a 67-year-old writer, left her apartment on Riverside Drive to run a few essential errands. Bu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bomb Squad Responding to Report on 82nd Street (Updated)

The NYPD bomb squad responded to a call at 212 West 82nd Street on Saturday after … Read the rest of this entry >>

7-Year-Old Girl Bitten in Face By Pit Bull While Giving Homeless Woman Money, Police Say

A little girl who was giving money to a homeless woman on 79th Street and Broadway was bitten in the face by the woman's pit bull, according to a police detective and a wit … Read the rest of this entry >>

Video: Police Officers Grab Man’s Legs after He Leaps Through Building Window on 86th Street

Four police officers from the 24th precinct rescued a man who had leaped through the window of a building at 27 West 86th Street last Tu … Read the rest of this entry >>

First Meeting With the 20th Precinct‘s New Commander is Fiery; People Alarmed About Homelessness and Youth Crimes

Homelessness and youth crimes dominated the discussion Monday night at an intense 20th Precinct community council meeting, held at the precinct house on 82nd St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pedestrian Hit By Taxi Driver on Broadway, Sustains Head Injury

A pedestrian walking across Broadway at 70th Street was hit by a taxi driver early on Saturday, and was taken to the hospital with a head injury, according to po … Read the rest of this entry >>

Video Shows Beating on Broadway and 103rd Street; Police Seek Help Finding Assailant

An assault took place on Broadway and 103rd Street on Wednesday, February 5, at approximately 2:40 p.m. An unidentified 55-year-old man told police he was wal … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Release Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Groped 15-Year-Old Girl on Subway

Police say the man in the police sketch above groped a 15-year-old girl on a 2 train at 96th Street last … Read the rest of this entry >>

53-Year-Old Man ‘Sucker Pushed’ in Afternoon Robbery on 88th Street And Broadway

On Sunday, February 2nd, at 3:35 p.m., a 53-year-old man walking southbound on Broadway at 88th Street was pushed from b … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morningside Park Turnaround Plan Includes New Lights and Beefed-Up Police Patrols, Along With Support for Kids

New lights. New cameras. More patrols. These are some of the safety improvements in and around Morningside Park that have been implemented foll … Read the rest of this entry >>

Wednesday: Morningside Park Forum Will Consider How to Move Forward After Tragedy

Politicians, and youth and safety organizations are taking part in a forum on Wednesday to discuss the future of Morningside Park, the site of a horrific murder last m … Read the rest of this entry >>

Men in Their 70s Attacked in Two Incidents

Police are looking for suspects in two recent crimes on the Upper West Side in which septuagenarians were atta … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seize Guns and Drugs in Bust in Apartment Building

The party is over at 207 West 102nd Street, where police said they saw ganja and guns galore when officers showed up last … Read the rest of this entry >>

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