Photo via NYC Sheriff Twitter feed. January 2017.

Thursday Auction Set For Three Buses Owned By Yep Tour, Inc. (Updated)

Yep Tour, Inc. is apparently going to be paying a heavy price this week for years of illegal operations in Chinatown and on the Lower East Side. …

A WABC news van was parked outside the bar on Essex Street this afternoon.

Clockwork Bar Owners Release Statement Denouncing Attack by White Supremacists

More this afternoon on the attack by white supremacists Saturday night of two men outside the Clockwork Bar at 21 Essex St. …

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Report: White Supremacists Attacked Two Men on Essex Street Last Night

According to the New York Post, two men were attacked last night outside Clockwork Bar on Essex Street by a group of white supremacists.

Pike Street at East Broadway, Wednesday evening.

NYC Sheriff Seizes Two Yep Buses; Company Pays $15,000 in Fines on the Spot

Earlier this week, city officials finally succeeded in putting some teeth in the state’s intercity bus law. This was the scene on Pike Street Wednesday evening. …

Photo: New York Daily News

Man Who Attacked Wife With Cleaver Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison

A man who attacked his wife with a cleaver on Canal Street in 2013 was sentenced yesterday to 13 years in prison. …

Crime scene on Ridge Street after a shooting in October of 2016. Photo: WCBS-TV.

Crime on the Lower East Side in 2016: 6 Murders, 12 Shootings

At a news conference in Brooklyn today, Mayor de Blasio and the NYPD crowed about their successes fighting crime in the past year. There were 998 shootings citywide in 2016, the fewest number since at least 1994. …

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Man Shot During Early Morning Incident at Hester and Essex Streets

Police are investigating a shooting early this morning on the Lower East Side. According to Channel 7, it happened at about 5 a.m. near …

NYPD Photos.

Woman Assaulted in Canal Street Train Station

NYPD Photos.

Police are looking for a suspect who assaulted a woman in the Canal Street subway station on Saturday, Nov. 19.

The incident …

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Murder Victim’s Mom Files Lawsuit, Charging Lax Security at Smith Houses

The New York Post reported over the weekend that the mother of a teen killed at the Alfred E. Smith Houses last year has filed a lawsuit against the city. …


Man Shot on Rutgers Street Early This Morning

Early this morning, a man was shot in the leg by a gunman on the Lower East Side.

It happened at about 4:45 a.m. …


Police Arrest Suspect in Pit Bull Dumping Case (Updated)

Police have arrested 21-year-old Alec Litzinger, a homeless man, accusing him of stuffing a dog in a suitcase and dumping the suitcase in a …


Suspect Identified in Weekend Shooting on Pitt Street (Updated 3:01 p.m.)

Here’s a followup on the shooting that happened on Pitt Street early Sunday morning. As previously reported, several men were fired upon after a …


Early Morning Shooting on Ridge Street Sends 3 Men to Hospital

Three men were wounded in a shooting earlier this morning on Ridge Street, near Stanton Street. According to Channel 2, it happened at around 6 a.m. outside the bodega at 135 Ridge St. …

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Police Identify Man Suspected of Throwing Dog in Dumpster

As we reported yesterday, police are looking for a man suspected of putting a dog in a suitcase and then throwing the suitcase in …

Murry Bergtraum High School/Google Maps.

Student Accused of Assaulting Principal in Murry Bergtraum HS Building

The principal of Manhattan Early College School for Advertising was beaten by a student yesterday after telling the student to remove his headphones. …