NYC Crime: Teen Found Shot to Death in Condominium in Fordham, Bronx

FORDHAM, Bronx (WABC) — A teenager was found shot to death in the lobby of an apartment building in the Fordham section of the Bronx. The victim was found in the chest just after 1 a.m. Thursday in the building at 194 East and Briggs Avenue. He was pronounced dead at St Barnabas Hospital. No … Read more

Major Crime Continues to Rise in NYC, Up 36% This Year: New Police Data

The latest figures from the NYPD show major crime is up 36% so far this year — although shootings and homicides both fell about 10% as of Sunday. ‘The politicians will say, ‘Murder is down!’ and ignore everything else,” said Joseph Giacalone, a retired NYPD sergeant and adjunct professor at the John Jay College of … Read more

Woman on scooter killed by motorcycle on New York highway

A woman riding a scooter on Manhattan’s Henry Hudson Parkway on Sunday morning was killed when she lost control, slammed over the guardrail and was hit by a motorcycle, police said. The 48-year-old woman was driving an Amstar gas scooter north on the parkway around West 104th Street just before 10 p.m. when she lost … Read more

Queens shoot outside party between suspects, NYPD – NBC New York

A wild scene broke out overnight outside a party in Queens, where bullets flew down a neighborhood street between a group of suspects, partygoers and police stationed near the house in the center of the commotion. The NYPD said a team of plainclothes officers were observing the housing block in an unmarked car when four … Read more

NYC Parks employee attacked by masked man at city pool: police

A mysterious masked man punched a Parks Department employee with a chair outside the Betsy Head Pool in Brooklyn on Saturday morning. The 38-year-old female Parks employee was clearing the front of the Brownsville facility with a leaf blower around 8 a.m. when she was hit multiple times in the head with a metal folding … Read more

Runaway driver crashes into McDonald’s restaurant in New York City’s Mott Haven, Bronx

MOTT HAVEN, Bronx (WABC) — One drive-thru window apparently wasn’t enough for someone who smashed the windshield of a McDonald’s restaurant in the Bronx and fled. The vehicle hit the large window of a McDonald’s on Bruckner Boulevard just before 1 a.m. Friday. The driver appears to have lost control at the exit of the … Read more

NYC’ Repeat offender No. 10′ Reportedly Stolen NYPD Car Outside the Station

The car thief named one of the “worst of the worst” repeat offenders in the city by the NYPD is awaiting trial on a slew of charges, including stealing a detective’s personal drive from outside a Brooklyn police station — and sell it for scrap, The Post has learned. Ex-con Keith Kolm is said to … Read more

MTA Bus Hits Elevated Train Pillar in Bronx; driver critical, 12 passengers assessed

BRONX, New York (WABC) — A bus driver was seriously injured and 12 passengers were treated for minor injuries after an MTA bus struck an elevated metro pillar in the Bronx. It happened just before 8:30 a.m. Thursday on Boston Road and East Tremont Avenue. Surveillance video showed the moment of impact, which shattered the … Read more