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Auto Thefts

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police On Long Island Report Rash Of Auto Thefts From Driveways

It has happened five times since Jan. 1 – cars being stolen from driveways in Nassau County. Three cars were stolen in West Hempstead, one from Carle Place, and a fifth from Roosevelt.

01/04/2014

Thieves on Long Island have been tailing UPS, FedEx and U.S. Postal Service drivers and stealing packages shortly after they've been delivered, police said.

Cops: Package Thieves Target Long Island Homes

Police are warning homeowners about a series of unsolved thefts in Old Bethpage, Farmingdale and Bethpage.

10/31/2013

Curbing Auto Thefts

New Programs Aim To Curb Auto Thefts In The Bronx, Citywide

More than 4,200 cars have been stolen in New York City this year alone, and they are easy targets for thieves. Some people were taking part Saturday in special programs aimed at cutting back on the trend.

08/24/2013

Scarsdale Auto Thefts

Luxury Cars Stolen In Seconds From Under Valets’ Noses In Scarsdale

Three expensive cars were recently stolen from outside as gym in Westchester County, and it all happened in seconds.

08/19/2013

Side Mirror Thief

Exclusive: Thief Targets Side Mirrors On High-End Cars In Harlem

Car radios, airbags and headlights have long been targets for thieves. But now, they are going after side mirrors.

08/14/2013

New Rochelle, NY (file / credit: Wikipedia)

New Rochelle Offers Explanation For City’s Spiking Crime Stats

The crime numbers coming out of New Rochelle are a bit eye popping. There has been a 279 percent increase for aggravated assault, but officials say the new statistics need some context.

03/13/2012