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7th Precinct “Sector A” Holds Neighborhood Safety Meeting Thursday Night

Earlier this month, we told you about the 7th Precinct’s new community policing initiative. …

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Woman Grazed by Bullet Early This Morning Near Rivington and Ludlow Streets (Updated)

A 26-year-old woman was grazed by a bullet as she stepped out of a taxi on the Lower east Side early this morning. It …

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Rapist Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison For East River Park Attack

A 30-year old man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for brutally raping a female jogger in East River Park two years ago. …

Neighborhood Coordination Officers introduced themselves at a community meeting.

7th Precinct Launches Community Policing Initiative

Neighborhood policing has come to the Lower East Side. The NYPD’s initiative to put cops in closer contact with local residents was unveiled last night at a community meeting. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Landlord Steve Croman Sentenced to One Year at Rikers

Residents of Steve Croman’s many New York City buildings looked on in court this morning as the reviled landlord was sent away to Riker’s Island to begin serving a one-year sentence. …

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Cops Search For Suspect Who Attacked Victim With Metal Lock on Allen Street

Police are looking for a suspect a person at a bus stop on the Lower East Side with a metal lock. …

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Two Women Doused With Hot Coffee, Robbed in Delancey Street Station

Police are asking for help in finding a suspect who splashed hot coffee on two women in the Delancey Street subway station and stole money from his victims. …

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Lower East Side Synagogue Defaced; NYPD Hate Crimes Unit Investigating

Someone defaced a Lower East Side synagogue this past week, scrawling, “KKK” and “F—“ on the facade of Beth Hachasidim DePolen. …

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Woman Rescued After Being Pushed Onto Tracks at 2nd Avenue Station

A woman was shoved onto the tracks at the Second Avenue/East Houston St. last night. Fortunately, fellow commuters came to her assistance and she only suffered minor injuries. Cops are still looking for the suspect. …

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Two People Stabbed on South Street Saturday Evening

Two people were stabbed during an argument Saturday night near South Street and Catherine Slip, in the vicinity of the Alfred E. Smith Houses. …

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Suspect Arrested After Carjacking on Henry Street

Here’s the flyer that went up in a residential building on Henry Street after a carjacking that took place in broad daylight. …

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Prosecutors Seek Spring Retrial of Sheldon Silver

On Friday, the U.S. Attorney filed a request to retry former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges in the spring of 2018. …

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Cops Want to Find This Guy, Who Held Up an Elderly Man on Grand Street

Police are looking for a suspect in an attempted robbery that happened yesterday morning in front of 17 Pitt St. …

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Suspect Arrested in Connection With Beating in Delancey Street Subway Station

Police have arrested a suspect in the beating of a 65-year-old man in the Delancey Street subway station last month. …

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Police Look For Suspects in Armed Robbery Behind Rutgers Houses

Police are trying to track down the men responsible for an armed robbery on Madison Street last week.

It happened on Thursday, July 20, …