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Attempted Robbery

Joseph Raksin (Credit: WLNY)

Family Of Brooklyn Rabbi Killed In Miami Believes Shooting Was Hate Crime

Northeast Miami-Dade County is home to a vibrant Orthodox Jewish community. That community was shattered Saturday after Joseph Raksin was gunned down while on his morning walk to temple.

08/10/2014

Suspect in Queens attempted robbery (Credit: WLNY)

Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Robbery Of Queens Woman

Investigators said the woman was standing at the corner of 130th Street and 109th Avenue when the man came from behind and pushed her to the ground.

08/10/2014

Police Car - New Haven, CT (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: New Haven Store Clerk Shot, Killed Would-Be Robber

New Haven police say a clerk shot and killed a man who was trying to rob his store, not long after his brother reported an armed robbery in a different store.

08/06/2014

Paul Rysanek (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

81-Year-Old Man Fights Off Alleged Would-Be Robber In Selden

According to Suffolk County Police, the 81-year-old man was retrieving cash from an ATM at Independence Plaza on Route 25 in Selden around 6:10 p.m. when a man grabbed the money and punched him.

07/16/2014

New Brunswick Liquor Store Robbery

Attackers Caught On Video In New Brunswick, N.J. Liquor Store Robbery Attempt

Police in New Brunswick, New Jersey were hoping Thursday to locate a trio of would-be robbers who pistol-whipped a store owner.

05/15/2014

Nassau County Police Department Patch

Police: 7-Eleven Worker Slashed, Stabbed During Attempted Robbery On L.I.

Two men have been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery on Long Island.

11/11/2013

The NYPD is looking for four suspects wanted in connection with a robbery at The Jane Hotel in the West Village. (Credit DCPI)

Cops Seek Four In Connection With Attempted Robbery At Jane Hotel

The NYPD is asking the public for help in tracking down four suspects wanted in connection with an attempted robbery that took place in the West Village.

11/09/2013

Seven suspects wanted in connection with an attack on a 23-year-old man in Manhattan (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 7 Suspects In Manhattan Assault, Attempted Robbery

The incident occurred on West 56th Street near Eleventh Avenue around 12:45 a.m. Friday.

11/04/2013

A photo of the Good Samaritan who disrupted a robbery attempt in Dover, N.J., on Oct. 27, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Breaks Up New Jersey Robbery Attempt

DOVER, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Police in Morris County are looking for a would-be robber who injured a store clerk and then was scared off by a Good Samaritan. As CBS 2’s Lou Young reported, a […]

10/30/2013

Harlem Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Suspect Who Allegedly Tried To Rob Man In Harlem Building

Police Wednesday night were asking the public to help them find a suspect who tried to rob a 64-year-old man the lobby of a building in Harlem.

09/25/2013

Image of a suspect who police say is wanted for attacking a man with a brick during an attempted robbery in Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Wanted In Manhattan Brick Attack

Police said the suspect came up behind a 37-year-old man as he was walking down the street and then bashed him in the head with a brick.

09/25/2013

Police are searching for Reginal Davis, 31, in connection with a Sept. 10 attempted robbery in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Man Sought In Connection With Attempted Robbery In The Bronx

A 32-year-old woman was entering her apartment building in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx around 6 a.m. Tuesday when the suspect followed her inside.

09/15/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

2 Robbery Suspects Shot, Wounded By Correction Officer In Newark

An Essex County, N.J., correction officer shot and wounded two teens who allegedly tried to rob him in Newark early Monday, authorities said.

07/29/2013

Brooklyn Attempted Rape And Robbery Suspect

Search On For Suspect Who Allegedly Tried To Rob, Rape Woman In Brooklyn

Police on Saturday were asking for assistance from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape and robbery in Brooklyn.

07/27/2013

Queens Subway Robbery Suspects

Police Search For Teenage Girls Who Tried To Rob Woman At Queens Subway Station

Police on Sunday were seeking help from the public in finding two teenage girls who tried to rob a woman at the Jamaica Center subway station in Queens.

06/09/2013

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