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BY GABE HERMAN | Cops are looking to lock up a man and woman who engaged in a sex act in front of passengers on a Lower Manhattan subway station platform last month. The NYPD released on Nov. 30 images of the man involved in the lascivious display, which occurred at 9:30 a.m. on Nov. […]

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Theft and assault at 7-Eleven A case of shoplifting at a 7-Eleven led to an altercation with a store employee, according to police. On Oct. 28, around 12:10 p.m., a man entered the 7-Eleven at 194 Seventh Ave., and allegedly shoplifted a can of beer. When he was stopped by a store employee, the man […]

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BY CHRISS WILLIAMS 20 Precinct Perfumed Prowlers Two men are wanted for grand larceny after a theft at the Rite Aid at 210 Amsterdam Ave. Store camera footage shows two men breaking the locked windowpanes of the store’s cologne section at about 12:10 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8. The men fled with $1,017 of merchandise […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | The holiday season in Greenwich Village will once again include the Annual Police Roast Beef Dinner, the fundraiser where Sixth Precinct officers cook and serve meals to those in attendance. The charming neighborhood event, which goes back more than 20 years, will be on Monday, Dec. 2, from 6 to 9 […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | Just in time for the holiday giving spirit, 9/11 healthcare advocates presented a generous check to support firefighters who have been diagnosed with cancer. The $100,000 donation came from an anonymous donor and will go to the FDNY Foundation’s Fired Up for a Cure program, which supports current and retired firefighters […]

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Thrift shop jewelry theft A thrift shop had over $6,000 worth of merchandise stolen on Thursday, Nov. 14, police said. Around 2 p.m., a man entered the Cure Thrift Shop, at 111 E. 12 St., and allegedly took jewelry from over the counter while the store clerk was helping other customers, officials said. The man […]

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Burglaries and broken glass at three restaurants A man is wanted in connection with three burglaries at Midtown restaurants, police said. All three occurred on Thursday, Nov. 21, and involved the man allegedly breaking the front door glass of each establishment. Around 1 a.m., at Vino Tapas at 201 E. 31 St., the thief allegedly […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A newsstand employee was stabbed and then robbed by two people this past Thursday on the Upper West Side, according to police. The Nov. 21 incident occurred around 11:45 p.m. at the corner of West 60th Street and Broadway. Two men allegedly approached and demanded the male employee exit the stand. […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A man was attacked with a broomstick while walking in Chelsea, police said. On Wednesday, Nov. 13, around 4 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking uptown on Eighth Avenue, near West 21st Street, when an unknown man approached him from behind and allegedly hit him in the head with a broomstick, […]

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Police need the public’s help finding the suspect in the robbery of a CVS drug store on Oct. 26. At about 2:30 a.m., a man entered the CVS at 272 Eighth Ave., removed merchandise from the shelves and tried to leave without paying, police said. An employee confronted the suspect, but the suspect allegedly drew […]

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