Posts Tagged ‘Crime Watch’

Downtown Crime Watch

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

crime2 Strange Coincidence The moral of this incident might read: Don’t leave your bag unattended—even in a bar. A 27-year-old woman went to a bar on Mercer Street Thursday, Jan. 12, and was rudely reminded of this lesson. She left her bag, containing a laptop, among other items, underneath the bar, say police. An unusual-acting man [&hellip
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East Side Crime Watch

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town

Very Sticky Fingers Police from the 19th Precinct arrested a man on burglary charges this week, closing a borough-wide pattern. The man was discovered inside a fast-food donut shop in the early morning, before the store opened, with a screwdriver and flashlight (what the cops classify as burglary tools) in his possession. He supposedly gained [&hellip
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East Side Crime Watch

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

Compiled by Megan Bungeroth Very Sticky Fingers Police from the 19th Precinct arrested a man on burglary charges this week, closing a borough-wide pattern. The man was discovered inside a fast-food donut shop in the early morning, before the store opened, with a screwdriver and flashlight (what the cops classify as burglary tools) in his possession. [&hellip
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East Side Crime Watch

Written by Our Town on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town

Assault with a Tasty Weapon While sitting in a bar innocently sharing drinks with friends late on a Saturday night, a woman was suddenly beaned with a plastic condiment holder. The victim and her friend said an unknown man threw the container in her direction and fled the scene. The bar’s manager said that the [&hellip
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West Side Crime Watch

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Crime Watch West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

Through the Ringer A crooked service man made off with more than the cost of repairing a washing machine on Friday, Jan. 13. A woman in her fifties said that between August 2011 and Jan. 13, a service man came to her home on West 80th Street on three occasions to repair her washer and [&hellip
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Crime Watch

Written by admin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

Cash Thief Thwarted at Magazine Shop Beware, the person who attempts to steal from a magazine store. On Tuesday, Jan. 3,  a 57-year-old man was arrested at a Varick Street periodical shop after attempting to steal $760 in cash. The perp allegedly took the money from behind the counter and tried to flee by pushing [&hellip
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Crime Watch: Beware of Teens with Clipboards

Written by admin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

Police seek group of youthful robbers During the early afternoon of Wednesday, Dec. 28, three teenage men carrying clipboards illegally entered a Soho apartment building on Thompson Street and allegedly stole a laptop, say police. The teenagers are believed to have found a way into the building, a classic walk-up between Houston and Prince streets, [&hellip
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Crime Watch

Written by admin on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

Man Breaks into Tribeca Office and Assaults Woman: Police ask for public’s help in nabbing suspect The day after Christmas, Monday, Dec. 26, in the afternoon, a man made his way into a Tribeca office and assaulted a 23-year-old employee before making off with several items, say police. The suspect can be seen on security [&hellip
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