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Police Arrest Suspect in Attempted Sexual Assault of Unconscious Woman

Police have arrested a suspect in the attempted rape of a young woman on the Lower East Side early Wednesday morning.

Cops circulated surveillance …

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Cops Search For Suspect After Shooting on Pitt Street

Police are asking for help in finding two suspects in connection with a shooting on Pitt Street this past Saturday.

It happened near 60 …

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Police Warn of Lower East Side Car Break-Ins

You may have seen the electronic sign on Essex Street: Cops are dealing with a wave of car break-ins on the Lower East Side. …


Cops Open Murder Investigation Five Years After Lower East Side Fight

A Lower East Side woman could face murder charges five years after a fight sent her longtime friend into a coma. …

Bowery near Rivington St. November 2014. Photo by a TLD reader.

Motorist Convicted in Fatal Hit-and-Run Near Bowery Mission

In November of 2014, a driver traveling at speeds in excess of 50 mph struck and killed 57-year-old Robert Perry, a frequent resident of the Bowery Mission. …

The New York City District Attorney and NYPD held a news conference a short time ago. Photo: DA's Twitter feed.

Three Lower East Side Residents Indicted in Connection With Cocaine Delivery Service

The Manhattan District Attorney and NYPD say they’ve busted a Lower East Side-based drug delivery service that sold more than $75,000 in cocaine across the city. …

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New Hope For Sheldon Silver Appeal After Today’s Supreme Court Ruling

Some potential good news for former Lower East Side assemblyman Sheldon Silver. A ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court could lead to a successful appeal of his conviction last year on federal corruption charges. …

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Woman Robbed, Threatened by Man Posing as Uber Driver on the Lower East Side

Police are looking for a man who posed as an Uber driver and threatened to hurt a passenger picked up on the Lower East …

File photo.

Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Smith Houses (UPDATED)

Police are looking for four armed robbery suspects involved in a May 5 incident at the Alfred E. Smith Houses. …

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3 after sentencing.

Silver Sentence Delayed Two Months in Anticipation of Supreme Court Ruling

Silver is waiting on a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, which could have bearing on his appeal. …

577 FDR Drive.

Rape Victim Sues NYCHA After Attack at Baruch Houses

Police arrested 20-year-old Robert Bowie and charged him with the attack, as well as two other attempted rapes on the Lower East Side on the same day. …

Photo: NYPD.

Cops Arrest a Suspect in Stanton Street Attempted Rape

Photo: NYPD.

Police have made an arrest in connection with an attempted rape that occurred last month in an apartment building near Pitt and …

Steve Croman after his surrender today. Photo: New York Daily News.

Landlord Steve Croman Surrenders on Criminal Charges (Updated)

Landlord Steve Croman, who owns many Lower East Side buildings, was taken into custody this morning on criminal charges. …

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Two Men Stabbed at Eldridge Street Karaoke Lounge

Two people were stabbed during a dispute inside the Hi Speed Internet Cafe & Karaoke Lounge at 39 Eldridge St. last night.

It happened …

Delancey Street, between Clinton Street and Attorney streets.

Fight Leads to Stabbing Outside The Delancey Bar Last Night

Delancey Street, between Clinton Street and Attorney streets.

One person was taken to the hospital with stab wounds last night after a fight erupted …