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Queens Check Theft Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In Thefts Of Checks From Queens Building Mailboxes

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspected thief who has been taking checks from a Queens apartment building.

04/07/2014

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Camden Residents Face Charges In Stolen Check Scheme

Three Camden residents are accused of stealing more than $200,000 worth of checks from industrial park mailboxes.

03/23/2014

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Post Office Issues Warning After Thieves Begin Fishing From Brooklyn Mailbox

It’s fishing season in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn – but not in the sense of catching actual fish.

04/29/2013

A storm-damaged home awaits demolition in the New Dorp area of Staten Island. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

New York State Pushes Banks To Release Over $200 Million In Sandy Aid

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that his administration is working with banks to release nearly $208 million in checks already approved for victims of Superstorm Sandy.

02/12/2013

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Schumer: Scammers Stealing Social Security Payments From Seniors

As of August, the senator says more than 19,000 seniors nationwide have reported identity thefts. That’s about 50 each day.

1010 WINS–10/14/2012