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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town, News Our Town

More Identity Thefts Plague Neighborhood More Upper East Side residents became the latest victims of the identity thefts that have been plaguing bank and credit card account holders in ever greater numbers. Here are the latest identity theft reports from the 19th precinct: • At 12 noon on Thursday, March 6, a 66-year-old man received [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town, News Our Town

Replacement Displacement Another Upper East Side resident became the victim of identity theft. At 9 AM on Thursday, February 6, a 30-year-old man tried to use his bank card, when he was informed that the card had been deactivated. He then discovered that an unknown person in California had used his personal information to obtain [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

No Trace of the Bracelet A woman’s gold bracelet was snatched from her side while she was distracted by downward dog. At 11:30 AM on Saturday, February 22, a 26-year-old woman attending a yoga class on West 77th Street removed her gold bracelet and put it on the floor next to her while she was [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

ATM APB Three bags containing $31,000 were removed from the vehicle of an ATM service agent. At 12:20 PM on Tuesday, February 18, a 29-year-old man left his Honda Odyssey to refill an ATM with cash at the NYU Law School on West Broadway. When he returned to his vehicle nine minutes later, he found [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town

The Aide from Hades A home health aide made unauthorized charges on a patient’s credit card. Sometime between the hours of 8:30 AM and 9 PM on Wednesday, February 19, a 35-year-old female health aide made numerous attempts to charge unauthorized purchases, using the credit card of the 67-year-old male hip-surgery patient who had asked [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

Hand Off Someone swiped a woman’s handbag. At 2:30 PM on Monday, February 10, a 22-year-old woman was in a chain coffee shop on Broadway when she realized that someone had stolen her bag. The contents of the bag included $42 in cash and a number of credit cards. Video is available of the incident. [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

Underwear Affair A woman stole 120 pairs of underwear. At 4:30 PM on Monday, February 10, a woman entered a popular chain lingerie store on Broadway and made off with 120 pairs of underwear valued at $1,580. Store employees were unaware of the theft until they reviewed the store’s security video. Moore Score A local [&hellip
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Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town

Ticket Take A woman sold a man counterfeit performance tickets. At 7:25 PM on Wednesday, February 12, a 54-year-old man met with a woman on East 86th Street and Madison Avenue as pre-arranged, to purchase tickets to an unspecified event. He paid her $150 for the tickets, but when he got to the venue, he [&hellip
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