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HEAD CASE Cops arrested a 31-year-old man after he allegedly attacked their squad car with his head on Hudson St. on Jan. 23. The officers reported they were stopped at red light near Van Dam St. at 4:10 a.m., when the suspect leaped onto the vehicle and smashed his forehead into the windshield, then began […]

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TAPPED OUT A pickpocket lifted the cellphone out of a woman’s jacket pocket on Fulton St. Jan. 10. The victim told police that she was near West St. at 2:30 p.m., when the crook tapped her shoulder and, as she looked behind her, deftly nabbed the $600 iPhone 6 from her pocket. CLAM SCAM A […]

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KNIFE RIDER A knife-wielding reprobate beat and slashed a man on a northbound 3 train near the Park Place Subway Station on Jan. 8. The victim, 26, told police that he boarded the train at Wall St. at 9:15 p.m., then took a seat and nodded off. But the man was in for rude awakening […]

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SWOOPED A bike-borne bandit snatched a phone right out a woman’s hand on North End Avenue on Dec. 30. The victim told police that she was near Chambers Street at 7:40 p.m., when the crook swooped by on his bike and nabbed her $700 iPhone 6 before pedaling away. REACH AND LEECH A thief reached into […]

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FURRY FIENDS Cops busted two men for allegedly nabbing a fur coat from a Wooster St. fashion boutique on Dec. 9. An employee told police that the suspects were inside the shop between Prince and W. Houston Sts. at 5:30 p.m., when they were spotted nabbing the $2,150 coat and fleeing. WATCH OUT A crook […]

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TARGETED Cops are hunting the scam artist who conned a 27-year-old woman out of $6,000 while she was working out a Broadway municipal building on Dec. 13. The victim told police that she was at work between Pine and Cedar Sts. at 11 a.m. when she got a call from a woman claiming to be […]

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DOUBLE DIPPING A thief stole a man’s tools — on two separate occasions — out of a gang box at a Leonard St. construction site sometime after Dec. 2. The victim told police that he left his kit locked up at the work site between Church St. and W. Broadway at 3:30 p.m., and returned […]

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LUNCH RUSH A fast-acting pickpocket managed to nab a woman’s wallet — and use her cards — as she dined inside a Pine St. eatery on Dec. 2. The victim told police that she had her wallet when she walked into the restaurant between Pearl and Water Sts. at 12:15 p.m., but that, when she […]

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CHECK FOR A UNIFORM A man drove off with a woman’s fancy car after her husband mistook him for a valet and handed him her keys outside Sixth Avenue’s Roxy Hotel on Nov. 25. The victim told police that her husband pulled up in his wife’s 2014 Infinity Qx60 outside the entrance of the swanky […]

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BATH BANDIT A shoplifter ripped of a Broadway drugstore to the tune of more than $3,400 worth of toiletries and makeup on Nov. 12. A manager told police that he became suspicious after noticing a few empty shelves at the store between Murray St. and Park Pl. on Nov. 14, and reviewed the pharmacy’s surveillance […]

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