Theft

A surveillance video shows suspected thieves at a consignment store in Bedford Hills. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Pair Of Thieves Target High-End Consignment Shop In Bedford Hills

Police said a couple walked into a consignment shop full of security cameras and walked out with more than $24,000 worth of purses.

08/20/2015

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LI Accountant Gets Prison Time In Theft From Elderly, Disabled Clients

The 48-year-old pleaded guilty in March to grand larceny, falsifying business records and other charges.

08/11/2015

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Cold Move: Thieves Steal More Than $1,100 Worth Of Ice Cream, Popsicles In Brooklyn

More than $1,100 worth of ice cream products – and $2,200 in cash – was stolen from ice cream trucks left in a parking lot in Brooklyn over the weekend, police said.

08/04/2015

(clockwise from top left): Andrew Paloti, Robert Nemeth, Marquise Richardson, and Wilbert Townsend are charged with reselling stolen NJ TRANSIT tickets at dramatically reduced prices. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's office/CBS2)

NJ TRANSIT Conductors Accused Of Reselling Stolen Tickets At Major Markdowns

Four NJ TRANSIT conductors were arrested Wednesday, on allegations that they resold stolen train tickets at a dramatic discount.

07/29/2015

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Nassau Police: Man Put On Scrubs, Burglarized St. Francis Hospital

Police in Nassau County were searching Tuesday for a man who donned hospital scrubs and stole some items from a local hospital.

06/02/2015

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Hackers Steal $240K From Mahwah Businessman’s Bank Account

In Mahwah, hackers set their sights on a local businessman and obtained enough of his personal information to convince his bank to wire $240,000 overseas.

05/30/2015

FILE - The international arrivals terminal is viewed at  John F. Kennedy Airport  (JFK ) airport on October 11, 2014.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

JFK Airport Workers Accused Of Stealing Not-Yet-On-Market Kevin Durant Shoes

Two John F. Kennedy International Airport workers have been charged with stealing 12 pairs of Kevin Durant basketball shoes that were supposed to be going to Canada.

05/29/2015

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Police: $30,000 Worth Of Sunglasses Stolen From Car In East Meadow

Police were searching Friday for whoever made off with several hundred pairs of pricey sunglasses from a Long Island woman’s car.

05/29/2015

CBS2's Weijia Jiang wakes up Francisco Palcios, who was seen sleeping in the subway on Friday, May 15. Experts warn that sleeping in the subway can make commuters a target for thefts. (Credit: CBS2)

Sleeping In Subway Can Make You A Target, Experts Warn

Tired commuters often doze off on the subway, and experts warn that they could be a target for thieves.

05/15/2015

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Warren County, N.J. Man Admits To Stealing, Reselling Construction Machines

A Blairstown, New Jersey man admitted Tuesday to leading a group that stole heavy machinery from construction sites in the state and sold the equipment out of a vacant lot in Newark.

05/13/2015

Police say an usher stole thousands of dollars from Lafayette Federated Church. (Credit: CBS2)

Former Church Usher Sentenced For Stealing Thousands In Donation Money

Cody MacMillian will serve one year of home detention and three years probation instead, according to Sussex County prosecutors.

05/09/2015

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NYC Airplane Cleaner Fired After Arrest For Thefts

An airplane cleaner who was arrested on charges she pocketed nearly $15,000 worth of contraband from planes grounded in New York City has been fired.

04/25/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a $2,500 necklace at a Diamond District store. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Ripped Off $2,500 Necklace From Diamond District Store

Police were searching Wednesday night for a thief who stole a $2,500 necklace from a jewelry store in the Diamond District in Midtown.

04/15/2015

Thieves took safe deposit boxes from the vault at this Santander Bank branch in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Safe Deposit Boxes Stolen From Vault At Bensonhurst Bank

In a most unusual theft in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, someone broke into a bank in the middle of the night and stole safe deposit boxes from inside a vault.

04/02/2015

Police believe this man took items from a Duane Reade drugstore in Midtown East, and threatened employees with hypodermic needles. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Items From Midtown East Duane Reade, Threatened Staff With Needles

Police on Monday were searching for a man who allegedly stole items from a Duane Reade drugstore in Midtown East last week, and threatened employees with hypodermic needles when he got caught.

03/30/2015

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