Demetrius Blackwell, 35, has been arrested and charged with attempted murder.
An NYPD officer was shot in the head late Saturday in Queens Village, Queens, and a suspect was later taken into custody.
So far, the men have been linked to eight different armed robberies spanning Brooklyn, the Bronx and Manhattan since April 4.
Police said two witnesses went to the 83rd Precinct in Bushwick around 3 a.m. and alerted police of three men menacing people with a firearm.
The teenage girl was taken to Brookdale Hospital where she is listed in critical condition.
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is expected to send a set of new proposals on the department’s “broken windows” policing to the City Council on Friday.
Relief may be on the way for some Brooklyn shop owners who have been targeted by wild teens.
Jerwaine Gorman, 38, was sitting in the passenger seat of his Mercedes sedan Wednesday when he was approached by a gunman who fired a single fatal shot and fled.
Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with five bank robberies in Queens and Brooklyn since 2012.
Police are searching for a man accused of groping a woman on the subway Tuesday.
The NYPD has recorded a big spike in gun arrests in the New York City subway system over the past year – amounting to an increase of 42 percent.
According to crime statistics released April 19, there have been three fewer murders this year compared to the same period in 2014. Shooting incidents are down 11.7 percent, and the number of shooting victims has fallen 15.7 percent.
Demonstrators on Sunday said NYPD Officer Peter Liang is an easy target, being prosecuted unfairly to quiet public anger.
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says there’s “much less tension” between the police union and city officials now than there was in the aftermath of the chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.
Two police detectives were also injured, suffering lacerations to the head.