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  Robbery of the week 1. An assailant wrestled a man to the ground and beat him with an unidentified object, before robbing the victim of a smartphone and other valuables in an Aug. 20 … more
The northwest Bronx saw a spike in felony assaults in the first seven months of the year – a surge for which balmy weather spells that drove people outdoors seem partly to blame – while … more
The suspects in the bizarre burglary at Riverdale’s Verizon Wireless store this summer were members of an alleged criminal gang based in Upper Manhattan and linked to a series of heists around … more
  Robberies of the week 1. It is hard enough getting a cab in the city, but when a 34-year-old man turned down a $5 cab ride on Sunday, he wound up being chased and robbed. The … more
For as long as public records of crime have been available, there has been a conventional wisdom that with the summertime comes an annual uptick in crime. There are usually two key reasons people … more
Items in Police Beat are based on reports of crimes and arrests. Those arrested are not guilty unless a court convicts them. Police Beat does not include every crime in our coverage area. more
  Items in Police Beat are based on reports of crimes and arrests. Those arrested are not guilty unless a court convicts them. Police Beat does not include every crime in our coverage area. more
  Items in Police Beat are based on reports of crimes and arrests. Those arrested are not guilty unless a court convicts them. Police Beat does not include every crime in our coverage area. more
Amid a spike in smartphone  thefts around Riverdale, Rep. Elliot Engel has introduced a bill that aims to discourage thieves by making it more difficult to doctor the serial numbers of stolen … more
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