NYPD Seeks Suspected Serial Subway Cell Phone BanditPolice believe Richard Brown, 21, carried out five robberies since August.
Cell Carriers To Reimburse Customers For Misleading ‘Cramming’ Charges You could be owed hundreds of dollars from your cell phone company and not even know it.
Cops: Suspect Biked Past Woman, Swiped Cell Phone From Her HandsThe NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn.
Police Hunt For Suspect Who Stole Phone From Woman On D TrainPolice on Monday were searching for a suspect who ripped off a cellphone from a woman on a subway train in Brooklyn.
FCC Chairman: Cell Phone Calls On Planes Up To Each AirlineAs one part of the federal government looks to remove restrictions on making phone calls from airplanes, another agency is apparently considering its own prohibition.
AARP Challenging Verizon's Plans To Do Away With Landlines In 2 Sandy-Battered TownsVerizon spokesman Lee Gierczynski said Sandy damaged the old copper telephone wire network in the community beyond repair. He said the company does not intend to rebuild the lines or bring in a fiber-optic cable system.
Suffolk County Police Rescue Man Trapped In Medford Storm DrainPolice rescued a man who fell into a storm drain on Long Island Monday evening, as he tried to grab a cell phone he had dropped.
N.J. Bill Seeks Crackdown On Distracted Driving By Forcing Drivers To Hand Over PhonesState Sen. James Holzapfel (R-Ocean County) introduced the measure over concerns about the rise in accidents linked to texting and calling while driving.
Man Struck, Killed By Subway Train After Jumping Down For Cell PhoneA man was killed by a subway train in the Bronx early Saturday, after he jumped down onto the tracks to grab a cell phone he had dropped.
Schneiderman Seeks Help To Curb Cell Phone Thefts New York state's attorney general asked smartphone makers on Monday to do more to protect consumers from violent street crimes known as "Apple picking,'' or cellphone thefts.
Police Search For Cell Phone Thief Who Struck Man In Hell's KitchenPolice Wednesday evening were asking the public to help identify a suspect who stole a man’s cell phone and punched him in Hell’s Kitchen last month.
Thousands Of New Yorkers To Get AMBER Alerts On Cell PhonesIf you live in New York, you may soon start getting AMBER alerts on your cell phone.