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A surveillance image of a man police believe impersonated an officer and stole a cellphone from a 13-year-old boy in Washington Heights. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Pretended To Be Cop, Stole Boy’s Cellphone In 168th Street Subway Station

Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who allegedly pretended to be a police officer as he stole a cellphone from a 13-year-old boy at a subway stop in Washington Heights.

11/11/2014

Brooklyn Subway Gun

Police: Man Caught With Gun On Subway Train After Jumping Turnstile

Officers this weekend found a loaded gun in the backpack of a man who drew their attention when he jumped a subway turnstile in Brooklyn, police said Sunday.

10/20/2013

Diesel The K9 Officer

Sources: K9 Dog Tracks Down Suspect Who Allegedly Knocked Down Cop

An NYPD K9 officer was credited Wednesday with finding a suspect who allegedly jumped a subway turnstile and threw a human officer to the ground.

08/28/2013

PATH train (credit: CBS 2)

Man Who Jumped Turnstile While Carrying Illegal Gun Sentenced To 7 Years

Officers found the loaded gun and extra bullets shortly after stopping Ruben Sanabria for evading the subway fare.

02/12/2013

PATH train (credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority Police: PATH Turnstile-Jumper Arrested, Had Loaded Gun

Port Authority spokesman Al Della Fave says Port Authority officers Matt Vogelman and Pat Carroll were on duty at the 14th Street station around 4:30 a.m. Friday when they saw a man jumping the turnstile.

03/30/2012

Subway (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Columbus Circle Turnstile Gets Most MetroCard Swipes

The runners-up among most-used New York turnstiles are two turnstiles next to each other at the Jamaica Center station in Queens.

09/04/2011

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

Report: Bail Penalizes NYC’s Poor Defendants

The advocacy group Human Rights Watch says most of the defendants were accused of low-level offenses such as shoplifting, turnstile jumping, trespassing, drug possession and prostitution.

12/03/2010