There have been at least eight incidents since June 16. Most of the robberies occurred in the Fordham area.
Police said when first responders arrived on the scene, they found 40-year-old Luis Garcia unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head.
The alligator was taken away by Animal Care and Control.
A Bronx teenager with autism who went missing in Brooklyn on Wednesday has been found safe, police said.
Dramatic surveillance video shows the brazen robbery of a Bronx bodega.
The suspects stole $4,300 in cash from the man’s bedroom, police said.
There have been 343 sex crimes reported in the subway system this year — an increase of 24 incidents, or 7.5 percent, compared to last year.
Lawyer Scott Rynecki said Breathalyzers and blood tests all came back negative.
Police are looking for three suspects who they said tried to cut into ATMs at a Manhattan bank.
Gunfire erupted at a barbecue in the Bronx, leaving six people injured.
At around 6 p.m. Thursday, the man approached the girl inside an apartment building and grabbed her buttocks before fleeing, police said.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
Major rallies were held Friday to mark the one year anniversary of Eric Garner’s death.
The NYPD said the 55 complaint reports are being corrected to reflect the proper offense categories.
Asa Roberts, 18, was charged with rape, robbery, assault, burglary and other charges late Friday afternoon.