4 Topless ‘Desnudas’ Accused Of Taking Advantage Of Tourists In Times SquareThe NYPD arrested the women Thursday afternoon as part of an organized crackdown.
Arrests Down, But Complaints About Pushy Costumed Characters In Times Square PersistThat type of aggressive behavior was part of the reason the city established 'designated activity zones' a year ago.
Two Times Square Naked, Painted 'Desnudas' Attack 70-Year-Old, Police SayThe incident took place at around 5:45 p.m. Saturday night.
Topless Painted Women, Homeless Reemerge Amid Unseasonably Warm WeatherMany people were happy to see the out-of-season sunbathing Thursday, but some were annoyed to see the return of the desnudas – painted, bare-breasted women whose presence in Times Square made headlines last year.
1010 WINS: Topless, Painted Woman Punched In Times SquareA woman allegedly punched one of the topless, painted women in the middle of Times Square Sunday afternoon, 1010 WINS reported.
CBS2 Exclusive: Naked Man Runs Around Times Square For Hours; Police Stand ByThere were two incidents that ended in arrests involving the topless, painted women known as "desnudas" in Times Square Wednesday night.
De Blasio: No Decision Made On Times Square Pedestrian PlazasThe mayor promised that the task force will examine the safety ramifications and crowed, "I think what we've done with Vision Zero is beyond what any previous administration has done."
Topless Women, Men Parade Through ManhattanTopless women and bare-chested men are marching through Midtown Manhattan -- defying anyone who wants to stop them.
NYC Lawmaker Proposes Banning Toplessness Altogether, Regardless Of GenderBratton made the suggestion in the wake of growing complaints about topless, body painted women and aggressive costumed characters seeking tips for photos.
1010 WINS Exclusive: Bratton Suggests Tearing Up Times Square Pedestrian PlazaNew York City's police commissioner has a solution for the harassment and nuisance problems plaguing Times Square.
Sources To CBS2: Manager Of Times Square Topless, Painted Models ArrestedPolice on Wednesday arrested a man who manages the topless, painted women found in Times Square.
Spokeswoman: De Blasio Opposes Topless Times Square Women, Agencies At Work To Tackle IssueMayoral spokeswoman Karen Hinton said it's a quality-of-life problem and city agencies are working on approaches to tackle it.