Crime
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Aside from the occasional shooting, some ongoing drug activity, and a seemingly unending saga of car break-ins, at least some people who reside within the jurisdiction of the 50th Precinct probably count themselves fortunate they live in what’s generally considered one of the safer parts of the borough. more
Police warn to be careful of sudden, unexpected bumps and shoves, especially on busy sidewalks in bustling parts of the borough, but also while riding buses and subways, where pickpockets are known to prowl. more
1. Teen mugged by needy perp A man who reportedly robbed a 19-year-old on his way to a friend’s house apparently had his reasons for doing so.  He was one of two men who … more
1. Woman found dead on Jerome A 49-year-old woman was found dead at 3:22 a.m. Sunday, police said.  The woman, whose identity was not released pending notification of her family, … more
1. Woman punched, robbed at own front door A woman was punched in the face by an unknown assailant and robbed of her purse outside her home in North Riverdale, police said.  The victim, … more
A car was stolen, another was broken into, and yet another got a fresh coat of graffiti within a single day of the past week—a week that saw a spate of car-related crimes throughout. … more
1. Burglar makes off with $16,000 in property, cash A burglar made off with $8,000 in cash and another $8,000 in personal property after breaking into a 64-year-old man’s … more
1. Five injured in bar brawl Four people were hospitalized with slash wounds and another with head trauma, after a fight at a local nightclub, police said.  Four other people … more
1. Burglarized while in the bathroom Thieves broke into a woman’s home on Jan. 26 while she was in the bathroom, according to police.  The victim said she was in the bathroom for … more
  1. Beer run turns violent A man was stabbed during an altercation with a stranger—although he was so drunk he cannot remember what prompted the violent argument, according to … more
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