Police: Man Stole Electronics From 5 Stores In, Around MidtownPolice were searching Monday for a suspect who shoplifted electronics from five stores in and around Midtown Manhattan.
Search On For 4 Suspects In Cellphone Thefts At 14th Street-Sixth Avenue Subway StationPolice 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.
Disconnect Seen Between Smartphone Industry, Schneiderman Over Anti-Theft AgreementThe companies have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015.
Cops: Man Attacked Chasing After Subway Phone ThiefThe 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.
Cops: App Snapped Photo Of Man After Phone Stolen On Subway TrainA straphanger who fell on the subway awoke to find that someone had cut open his pockets and stolen his wallet and cellphone, police said.