Grand Larceny

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD To Create Grand Larceny Unit To Address Identity, Electronics Thefts

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says the 300-member unit will focus on preventing thefts of smart phones, computer tablets and people’s financial resources.

05/22/2014

William Wahl (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Nab Alleged Purse Snatcher In Northport

William Wahl, of Levittown, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, second-degree assault, and fourth-degree criminal mischief.

05/07/2014

Police are looking for a man who followed, sexually assaulted, and robbed a woman in the Bronx. (Credit: DCPI)

Man Charged In Robbery, Sex Assault Of Woman, 61, In The Bronx

A New Haven, Conn., man has been charged in the robbery and sexual assault of a 61-year-old woman in the Bronx late last month.

05/05/2014

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Manhattan DA: Hale & Hearty Soup Worker Used Job To Aid Identity Theft, Fraud Ring

Eleven defendants were indicted by the Manhattan District Attorney’s office and arraigned in State Supreme Court later Wednesday on identity theft, fraud, grand larceny and forgery charges.

04/30/2014

NYS Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, William Rapfogel (file/credit: Facebook/Met Council)

Former Met Council CEO Admits To Stealing $1 Million From Charity, Pleads Guilty

William Rapfogel, 59, pleaded guilty to grand larceny, money laundering and other charges in a case that had rattled city and state political circles.

04/23/2014

Police say this man has committed a series of Grand Larcenies in the West Village and lower portions of Midtown. (Credit: DCPI)

Police Seek Suspect In Connection With Series Of Grand Larcenies In Midtown, West Village

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a series of Grand Larcenies that took place in Manhattan.

04/22/2014

(Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cabbie Accused Of Sneaking Through RFK Toll Plaza 3,000 Times Without Paying

A taxi driver has been charged with stealing more than $28,000 from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, by crossing the Robert F. Kennedy Triboro Bridge more than 3,000 times without once paying a toll.

04/17/2014

Police say this man used a stolen ATM card to buy a pair of sneakers in Queens. (Credit:NYPD)

Cops: Man Used Stolen ATM Card To Buy Sneakers At Queens Store

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place in Queens on April 2.

04/09/2014

Police say this man used a woman's credit card to make more than $100 in unauthorized purchases at a Brooklyn Walgreens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Used Woman’s Credit Card To Go On Walgreens Shopping Spree

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place inside of a Brooklyn Walgreens.

04/09/2014

Michael Nash

Police: Man Stole Car, Slammed Into Building On Long Island

A man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly stole a car and crashed into a building on Long Island.

04/08/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cops Bust Four In Alleged Grand Larceny Plot At New Cassel Econo Lodge

Police on Long Island have arrested four people in connection with an attempted grand larceny that took place in New Cassel on Thursday night.

04/05/2014

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

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