Police: Man Wanted For Robbing Women At Lower Manhattan Subway StationPolice said it marked the second time in a little over a month the man captured on video robbed a young woman at different entryways of the same station.
Man Slashed, Teens Stabbed, Conductor Slapped: Rash Of Violent Subway Crimes Leaves Riders On EdgeThe latest happened last night at the 181st Street subway station in Washington Heights. Police said a 39-year-old man was slashed in the face and neck after he accidentally bumped into another man.
Police: Man Punched In Head, Pushed Down Stairs In Violent Subway RobberyPolice say the man was punched in the back of the head, causing him to fall down a staircase and land on the floor.
Woman Hit By Flying Wrench On Subway Platform In QueensA woman is recovering after being hit by a flying wrench on a subway platform in Queens.
Man, 60, And His Dog Slashed On SubwayThe suspect, who police said appeared “heavily intoxicated,” brandished a box cutter or similar object and slashed the 60-year-old over his left eye. He allegedly slashed the victim’s pit bull, too.
Police: Man Accused Of Exposing Himself On The SubwayThe alleged incident took place last November on a southbound Q train at East 86th Street and Second Avenue on the Upper East Side.
NYPD: Crime Down Citywide, But Attacks In Transit On The RiseA violent attack caught on camera this week in Queens is just one example of a recent uptick in crime that has some people worried about their safety on mass transit.