NYPD: One Suspect Stole Woman's Purse Near Chelsea Nightclub, Another Impersonated CopPolice were searching Tuesday night for three suspects – one of whom allegedly stole a woman’s purse outside a high-end Chelsea nightclub, and another of whom allegedly falsely claimed he was a police officer.
Man Robbed, Stole Purse From Woman In Greenwich Village Building, Police SayPolice were searching Sunday evening for a man who allegedly grabbed a woman and ripped away her handbag in the foyer of a Greenwich Village apartment building.
3 Teens Catch Suspected Purse Thief On Long IslandThree teenagers sprang into action on Long Island to help catch a purse thief.
'I'm Moving On Quick:' West Village Residents React To Tuesday RobberyThe 33-year-old victim was walking on Horatio Street and Greenwich Street early Tuesday morning when police said a masked man attacked her from behind.
CBS2 Exclusive: Off-Duty Detective Takes Down Purse Snatching Suspect In BrooklynAn off-duty police detective came to the rescue of an elderly Brooklyn woman on Monday, and took down an alleged purse snatcher.
Caught On Video: Teen Rips Off Woman's Purse As She Sits With Grandson On Bronx BusPolice on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who ripped off a woman’s purse as she rode a city bus with her grandson in the Bronx last month.
Man Caught On Video Ripping Off Woman's Purse In Flatbush, BrooklynPolice released surveillance video late Friday of a man ripping a purse off a woman with her young child nearby in Brooklyn.
Strangers Step In After Broad-Daylight Purse Snatching In Woodbury, Long IslandStrangers came to the rescue on Long Island this week, when they saw two women in need following a wild purse snatching.
Freehold Residents On Edge Following String Of Purse Snatching AttacksPolice want women in the Freehold Township area to keep an eye out for a man tied to several aggressive attacks on women that began in April.
Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In BrooklynA 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.
Report: Bouncer Captures Suspect After West Village RobberyA bouncer working security in a West Village bar was credited in a published report with capturing a man who allegedly had just mugged a woman early Saturday.
Police Arrest Cody Santiago, Suspect In Purse Snatching Of Elderly Wheelchair-Bound WomanThe heartless nature of the crime stunned viewers who saw surveillance video of it. In the tape, a man can be seen simply reaching into the lap of Catalina Mateo, grabbing her purse, and sprinting away.

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