A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a bag from an Astoria subway station. The suspect allegedly tried to use a debit card from the bag at a Harlem deli. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Woman’s Bag At Astoria Subway Stop, Tried To Use Debit Card

Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who allegedly stole a woman’s bag from a subway station in Astoria, Queens and tried to use her debit card.


Plastic bag (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New York City Council Considers Shopping Bag Fee Legislation

The 10-cent carry out bag fee would apply to markets and bodegas, street vendors selling fruit, vegetables and general merchandise and retail stores including clothing, drug and department stores.


Flushing, Queens Thief

Police Seek Thief Who Stole Bag With $90,000 From Car

Police on Monday were asking for assistance from the public in finding a thief who stole a bag containing about $90,000 from a car in Queens.


Footage inside the Immaculate Conception Church on August 16, 2010. (credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan Church Theft Caught On Tape

The suspect was shown walking into the church, then walking up to a pew and grabbing a large, unattended bag off the seat before walking out.