Theft

Surveillance images of a suspect and a getaway car in the theft of $1,300 from a Dunkin' Donuts on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 1 Man Left $1,300 On Counter At S.I. Dunkin’ Donuts, Next Man Stole It

The search was under way Wednesday for a man who stole $1,300 that another man left on the counter at a Dunkin’ Donuts on Staten Island.

02/18/2015

Darien YMCA

Thousands In Cash, Valuables Stolen From Cars In Suburban Connecticut

Suburban police are warning customers at a Connecticut health club to safeguard their valuables and stop making the criminal job so easy.

01/23/2015

Surveillance images of two suspects who allegedly used a girl around 5 years old to steal a wallet in a Target in South Brunwsick, New Jersey. (Credit: South Brunswick Police)

Police: Woman Used Small Child To Rip Off Wallet In South Brunswick, N.J.

Police in South Brunswick, New Jersey said Tuesday that a woman used her young daughter to steal from a woman’s wallet at a Target store earlier this month.

01/20/2015

Pumps were stolen from this out-of-business gas station in Westbury, Long Island, along with others in Islip Terrace and Hauppauge. (Credit: CBS2)

Pumps Stolen From 3 Out-Of-Business Gas Stations On Long Island

Police on Monday were trying to find the thieves who stole seven gas pumps from several shuttered service stations on Long Island.

01/19/2015

Dwayne Johnson was convicted on Wednesday, Nov. 19, of stomping and kicking his former friend, Terrence Everett, to death in Newark. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Defendant Dwayne Johnson Gets 54 Years For Stomping Man To Death In Newark

A man was sentenced to 54 years in prison Monday for stomping and kicking another man in the head until he died in Newark two years ago.

01/12/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a wallet, and the fraudulent use of a credit card, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Wallet, Ran Up Big Bill On Credit Card In Williamsburg

A manhunt was under way Tuesday for a suspect who police said stole a man’s wallet in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and ran up $500 on his credit card.

01/06/2015

A surveillance image of the theft of a figurine of the Baby Jesus in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Thieves Caught On Surveillance Video Stealing Baby Jesus From N.J. Church

New surveillance video Monday night showed someone swiping a sacred figurine from a New Jersey church, and the faithful were pleading with the thief to return it.

01/05/2015

A suspect in the theft of items from a sleeping 79-year-old woman's purse at the New York Palace Hotel on Madison Avenue. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Swiped Items From Purse As Woman Slept In Madison Avenue Hotel Room

Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who sneaked into a room at the New York Palace Hotel on Madison Avenue, and stole several items from a 79-year-old woman’s purse.

12/30/2014

An ATM was stolen from the Macy's at the Smith Haven Mall in Lake Grove, Long Island, after the thieves smashed in with a dump truck, police said. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Thieves Crash Dump Truck Into Long Island Macy’s, Steal ATM Machine

Police said thieves used a dump truck to crash into a Macy’s on Long Island early Tuesday, before making off with an ATM.

12/30/2014

This classic 1971 Chevrolet Camaro was stolen from a home in Huntington Station. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Classic Car Stolen From Huntington Station Home

Suffolk County Police say someone broke the lock on a detached garage at a West 10th Street home in Huntington Station and drove off with a 1971 Chevrolet Camaro.

12/23/2014

The Baby Jesus was stolen from Elaine Romito's home in Rockaway Township, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Baby Jesus Figurines Stolen In 1 Night In Rockaway Township, N.J.

Two figurines of the Baby Jesus were stolen on the same night in Rockaway Township, New Jersey, and one was still missing as of Friday.

12/12/2014

Gas station attendant Maninder Singh was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver as he chased a customer who refused to pay in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Prosecutors: Drunken Driver Hit, Killed Gas Station Attendant Chasing Customer In Bergen County

A gas station attendant was killed by an alleged drunken driver this week, as he ran across a busy New Jersey highway to collect money from a customer.

12/11/2014

New York Muffins Burglary

Police Search For Suspect Who Stole Dough From Williamsburg Muffin Shop

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who ripped off $6,000 from the New York Muffins shop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

12/09/2014

Items allegedly taken from checked luggage by seven baggage handlers at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: $20,000 In Loot Allegedly Taken From Checked Luggage By JFK Bag Handlers

Seven baggage handlers who worked at Kennedy Airport have been charged with stealing electronics — including cell phones, iPads and laptops, jewelry and other items from travelers’ checked luggage, Queens DA Richard A. Brown said.

12/03/2014

Bushwick Theft Suspect

Police: Man Swiped Women’s Purses At Multiple Brooklyn Nightspots

Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who has ripped off women’s unattended handbags at multiple bars and nightspots in Williamsburg and Bushwick, Brooklyn.

11/20/2014

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