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Actor Al Pacino, seen here in January 2011, starred in "Dog Day Afternoon." (credit: VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images)

Retired Detective Remembers The Real ‘Dog Day Afternoon’ 40 Years Later

It was 40 years ago today that a Brooklyn branch of Chase Manhattan Bank was held up in a botched robbery and hostage situation that gripped the city and would later leave movie audiences on the edge of their seats.

08/22/2012

Daniel and Cory Amarosa (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Identical Twin Brothers Accused Of Robbing 2 Long Island Banks

Identical twin brothers were behind bars Thursday night on Long Island, charged in a brazen bank robbery spree. At first police thought the same suspect was robbing and driving the getaway car, until they caught the twins together.

05/31/2012

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Long Island Bank Robbed In Broad Day-Light

Police on Long Island have launched an investigation into a bank robbery that occurred on Saturday in Medford.

05/26/2012

Suffolk police say this man robbed an HSBC bank in West Babylon on May 17, 2012. (credit: Suffolk Police)

Suffolk Police Hunt For West Babylon Bank Robbery Suspect

Suffolk Police say that at around 3:42 p.m. Thursday a man handed a teller a note demanding cash. The teller gave him some dough and the man took off, heading east through the bank’s parking lot toward Little East Neck Road, police said.

05/18/2012

Cornell Neilly (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Suspect Wanted In 2 Manhattan Bank Robberies

The suspect, identified by cops as 21-year-old Cornell Neilly, robbed two banks in April and May, police said.

05/11/2012

Maspeth Bank Robbery Suspect

Cops: Suspect Said He Had Bomb Before Robbing Maspeth Federal Savings

A white male walked into Maspeth Federal Savings Bank on Wednesday at approximately 5:45 p.m., walked up to the teller and passed a note stating that he had a bomb, police said.

04/20/2012

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Suspect Sought In Midtown Manhattan Bank Robbery

The suspect is believe to be between 20- and 26-years-old, approximately 5-feet-8-inches tall with a medium build.

04/13/2012

Jean Coughlin (credit: Handout/Suffolk County Police Department)

Cops: Bay Shore Woman Charged In 3 Bank Robberies Following Attempted Heist

Jean Coughlin, 45, was picked up by police around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday after she tried to hold up a Chase Bank on Grand Boulevard in Deer Park, according to authorities.

04/11/2012

West Babylon bank robbery suspect (credit: Suffolk County PD)

West Babylon Bank Robber At Large Saturday

Police said a man entered the bank, located at 653 Montauk Highway, on Saturday and handed a teller a note demanding money.

03/31/2012

A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Police Investigate Bank Robbery In Ronkonkoma

Authorities say a man entered the bank and showed a teller a note that demanded cash and indicated a threat if the teller did not comply.

02/18/2012

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FBI: Suspect Dressed In UPS Uniform Robs Bank In Queens

The FBI says the suspect walked into the bank, held a gun to an employee’s back and demanded $20,000 in large bills.

01/07/2012

Jack Mannino, known as the "Seven-Second Bandit" (credit: FBI)

FBI Seeks ’7-Second Bandit’ In Bensonhurst Bank Heist

Jack Mannino was released from federal prison last July after serving more than 10 years for a series of bank robberies in Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island during a five-month spree in 1999.

01/05/2012

Cliffside Park bank robbery suspect with background dropped from image (credit: FBI)

FBI Looking For Cliffside Park, NJ Bank Robbery Suspect

Officials say a man walked in, handed a teller a note and demanded money.

11/30/2011

Queens bank robbery suspect (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Looking For Suspect Wanted In Queens Bank Robbery

Police say a woman walked up to the counter, told the teller she had a gun and demanded money.

11/03/2011

Levittown Bank Robbery Suspect (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Levittown Bank Robber Still At Large

Two employees and one customer were present at the time. No injuries were reported.

09/28/2011

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