Cellphone Thefts

Surveillance images of four suspects in a string of cellphone thefts at the 14th Street-Sixth Avenue subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Search On For 4 Suspects In Cellphone Thefts At 14th Street-Sixth Avenue Subway Station

Police were asking for help from the public Thursday in finding four suspects who allegedly have been ripping cellphones out of people’s hands at the 14th Street and Sixth Avenue subway station.

03/12/2015

FILE -- New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Getty Images)

Disconnect Seen Between Smartphone Industry, Schneiderman Over Anti-Theft Agreement

The companies have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015.

04/16/2014

Police are looking for these six men in connection with a Feb. 17 robbery and assault at the 205th Street subway station. (credit: NYPD)

Cops: Man Attacked Chasing After Subway Phone Thief

The 34-year-old victim was riding on a southbound D train around 8:15 p.m. on Feb. 17 when a thief snatched his iPhone from his hand, police said.

02/27/2014

Police are looking for this man in connection with the theft of a cellphone and wallet from a subway passenger on Dec. 8, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Cops: App Snapped Photo Of Man After Phone Stolen On Subway Train

A straphanger who fell on the subway awoke to find that someone had cut open his pockets and stolen his wallet and cellphone, police said.

01/05/2014