Keyword: 50th Precinct
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The long-running northwest Bronx check-fishing scam continues, as a 31-year-old woman told police she wrote out a check for more than $1,600 and shipped it off to its destination through the U.S. Postal Service. more
Although more than 55,000 people work in the department, becoming an NYPD officer isn’t easy. Many applicants take an entrance exam, undergo medical and psychological tests, and finish a challenging physical exam in less than five minutes. There’s another way to get onto the police force, however. more
A 22-year-old Yonkers man has died in  what some have described as a workplace dispute-turned-violent. more
It was a rainy Wednesday evening last week, but not inside the Kingsbridge Library. There, a small group of neighbors exchanged greetings with each other, as well as the five men in uniform who, by their very appearance, were the center of attention. more
Police are on the hunt for two men they say shot and injured a teenager during the early morning hours of Feb. 1. more
Police are looking for two men they say shot and injured another man just outside of Kingsbridge early Saturday morning. more
The relatively quiet day on the 5000 block of Fieldston Road was disrupted last week when a driver walked to his car only to discover it gone. more
Looking at how northwest Bronx’s own 50th Precinct stacked up in 2019, it appears at first glance that not much changed from the year before. Of the NYPD’s so-called seven major crimes — burglary, felony assault, murder, grand larceny, car thefts, robbery and rape — the 5-0 actually saw a slight uptick. more
It didn’t take long into 2020 for the community’s tired refrain of tire theft to suddenly make an appearance. more
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