Knifepoint

A surveillance image of a suspect in the attempted robbery of a livery cab driver in Washington Heights. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Tried To Rob Livery Cab Driver At Knifepoint In Washington Heights

Police were searching Tuesday night for a man who attempted to rob a livery cab driver, and got into a fight that left the driver injured, in Washington Heights earlier this month.

09/23/2014

Nassau County Police Big DL

Police: Woman Robbed At Knifepoint In L.I. Medical Building Parking Lot

Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who robbed a woman at knifepoint in a Long Island parking lot.

11/30/2013

Joseph Pittman mug shot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

L.I. Armed Robbery Suspect Tased By Police

Joseph Pittman was confronted by police in the parking lot as he was trying to flee. Pittman, 34, allegedly brandished the knife and threatened to hurt himself. The officers used their tasers to restrain Pittman, according to police.

03/24/2013

Newark Rapist

Cops: Knifepoint Rapist On The Loose In Newark

Police and prosecutors in Newark were asking for help from the public Tuesday in identifying a rapist who forced his way into two homes at knifepoint.

03/12/2013

Police say this man held a knife to the throat of a woman on the F train on Sept. 21, 2011. (credit: NYPD)

New Video Of Suspect In Attempted Sex Assault On F Train In Brooklyn

The woman was allegedly attacked while sitting on a southbound F train at the Fort Hamilton Parkway station.

09/22/2011

Surveillance footage of robbery suspect (credit: DCPI)

Police Say Suspect In Lower Manhattan Robbery Spree Targets Women

Police say a man, who has been caught on surveillance cameras, has robbed five women in the last three weeks, stealing wallets and cell phones. In at one incident, he held up a victim at knifepoint.

06/02/2011