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Grand Larceny

Police are looking for four suspects who allegedly ripped off a glasses shop in Brooklyn. (Credit DCPI)

Cops: Suspects Stole $8,000 Worth Of Glasses From Brooklyn Store

The NYPD is looking for four individuals wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place at a store in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn.

02/15/2014

Police are looking for these four people in connection with a stolen wallet and purchases made with a stolen credit card. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 4 In Connection With Grand Larceny In Brooklyn

According to police, two women can be seen on surveillance video using a stolen credit card inside a retail store close to where the card was reported stolen.

02/04/2014

Morningside Heights Theft Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In Morningside Heights iPhone Theft

Police on Saturday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect who stole a woman’s iPhone near Columbia University.

12/28/2013

Eric Willis (credit: Nassau County Police)

Brooklyn Man Faces Charges For Allegedly Scamming Department Store For Years

Police said Eric Willis, 50, would switch price tags and then purchase the items at the lower price. Police say he then returned the items to a different J.C. Penney store without a receipt and received a gift card for the original price.

12/27/2013

North River Wastewater Treatment Plant and Riverbank State Park - New York, NY (credit: CBS2)

Second Riverbank State Park Cashier Accused Of Stealing Tens Of Thousands Of Dollars

Fatima Cooper was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of second-degree grand larceny. The 47-year-old has been accused of stealing $75,000 worth of fees from the cash register.

12/11/2013

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Psychic Sentenced 5 To 15 Years For Conning Clients

The fortune teller made a tearful appeal to Manhattan state Supreme Court Justice Gregory Carro to avoid jail time.

11/14/2013

Staten Island CVS Theft Suspect

Search On For Man Who Stole Purse At Staten Island CVS Drugstore

Police on Sunday were searching for a suspect who stole a woman’s purse at a Staten Island CVS drugstore.

11/10/2013

Manhattan Supreme Court (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

‘Psychic’ Convicted Of Cheating Clients Out Of More Than $150,000

A Manhattan jury found Sylvia Mitchell guilty Friday of grand larceny and scheming to defraud. She’s jailed without bail ahead of an Oct. 29 sentencing.

10/11/2013

Manhattan Supreme Court (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Trial Begins For Manhattan Psychic Accused Of Duping Desperate Customers

A Greenwich Village fortune teller is accused of scamming a desperate single mom that she was an ancient Egyptian princess out of $27,000.

10/03/2013

An NJ TRANSIT train along the Boonton Line in Towaco (credit: NJT via Flickr)

NJ TRANSIT Conductor Accused Of Running Ticket Resale Scheme

An NJ TRANSIT conductor was charged accused Tuesday of running a ticket scheme at Penn Station.

09/24/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Detective, Correction Officer Arrested In Separate Incidents

A New York City police detective has been arrested on an assault charge and a city correction officer is facing charges of menacing in a separate incident, police said.

09/11/2013

Samantha Cuomo (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Cops: Former Maryhaven Center Of Hope Employee Charged With Grand Larceny

Suffolk County Police arrested a woman accused of stealing thousands of dollars while employed at a residential facility for individuals with special needs in Port Jefferson Station on Tuesday.

09/10/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

L.I. Caregiver Allegedly Stole $81,000 In Jewelry From Garden City Woman

The 25-year-old Cruz was charged with grand larceny. Court records show she represented herself at her arraignment Saturday and didn’t enter a plea. Her bail was set at $20,000.

09/02/2013

Some of the goods prosecutors say Cornell Poyser stole from a TJ Maxx store and planned to resell at his own Brooklyn store, displayed at the Brooklyn DA's office, August 14, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

DA: TJ Maxx Employee Raided Merchandise To Re-Sell At Own Store

Cornell Poyser worked at the TJ Maxx in Oceanside, Long Island. Prosecutors said Poyser was caught on video loading his minivan full of clothes, luggage, shoes, perfume and other goods.

08/14/2013

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images/File)

AG: Queens Woman Who Posed As Sandy Victim To Collect Benefits A ‘Serial Schemer’

Prosecutors say Caterina Curatolo stayed in a hotel on the city’s dime for 269 nights at a cost of $83,500, right up until Monday when she was arrested.

08/13/2013

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