Posted December 26, 2018 at 5:00 am
Earlier this month, a report surfaced ranking the East Broadway subway station the twelfth most dangerous in the citywide system. Here’s another example of why. Sunday evening at around 10:00pm, a lone police officer fought off a group of hostile homeless men down on the narrow subway platform. Using a billy-club for deterrence, the outnumbered […]
Posted November 5, 2018 at 5:03 am
Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a group of perpetrators wanted in connection with an assault and robbery near the intersection of Clinton and Henry Streets. On October 28, a group of eight to ten young thugs approached a fifteen-year-old boy and pummeled him. One of the attackers – all of whom were […]
Posted April 26, 2018 at 5:00 am
The 7th Precinct is seeking public assistance in locating a perp who assaulted an 84-year-old Chinese man near 124 East Broadway Tuesday morning. According to cops, the victim had been sitting on the bench outside the Nana bodega on Tuesday morning at around 10:30am, when the assailant punched him in the face. He was later […]
Posted December 20, 2014 at 9:15 am
An arrest on East Broadway last Monday made national headlines when a plainclothes officer was seen punching a teenage perp while already subdued. The incident was caught on camera and stirred up a raft of controversy, especially given the tense climate in the wake of the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases (or lack thereof). […]
Last modified July 15, 2013 at 3:07 pm
9:30 am on a Sunday morning is usually reserved for sleeping late, or a cup of coffee and the morning paper, not violence. Not yesterday, though. Apparently during brunch service yesterday morning, one of the cooks at Joe Doe allegedly attacked an Asian woman who was walking her three dogs on East 1st Street. The […]
Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:19 pm
And now this. Twin brothers were reportedly assaulted outside Sutra Lounge on First Avenue over the holiday weekend. Late night.
Last modified March 29, 2017 at 11:08 pm
There are numerous reports rolling into Boogie this morning that a man was reportedly slashed during a pre-dawn assault at the corner of Essex and Rivington Streets.
Posted October 2, 2010 at 10:11 am
Last night, we spoke with police officers stationed at the corner of Broome and Orchard Streets about an assault that occurred just outside Little Giant. They understandably weren’t too forthcoming with information, only that they were watching the crime scene. This morning, the Post has more on the bloody story.