2 Workers Rescued In East Harlem Building Collapse

scaffold-collapse graphicTwo workers were rescued after the scaffolding they were standing on collapsed in East Harlem Friday morning. It happened at 9:45 a.m. at the Lexington Houses near the intersection of Lexington Avenue and 98th Street. Continue Reading →

Whatha, Man Repeatedly Stabbed Harlem Roommate

crime-tape-in-harlemA man stabbed his roommate multiple times Sunday morning in Harlem, according to the NYPD. A 52-year-old man entered a police station around 4:35 a.m. and informed officers that he had stabbed his roommate repeatedly, police said. Continue Reading →

“Suspected” Gang Members Arrested In Harlem Raids

harlem arrestsSome 30 to 40 suspected gang members were arrested overnight during two separate NYPD takedowns with raids carried out in East Harlem and the Bronx. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Check Out FDNY vs. NYPD At The Fun City Bowl

fdnyrugby poster image in nycThe Fun City Bowl, the 44th meeting of the FDNY vs. NYPD teams, will be played on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at 2pm EST. Continue Reading →

2 NYPD Injured In Car Chase That Ends In Harlem Crash

crime-tape-in-harlemAmateur cell phone video shows the moments immediately after a head on collision in Harlem Friday afternoon between an NYPD patrol cruiser and two robbery suspects in an Acura sedan. Continue Reading →

Cops In Hospital After Crash With Suspects In Harlem

nypd accident in harlemTwo NYPD officers were taken the hospital after their police cruiser was involved in a crash with a car carrying robbery suspects in Harlem Friday afternoon. Continue Reading →

Stephanie “Queenie” St. Clair, Queen Of The Harlem Racket

Stephanie St. ClairStephanie St. Clair 1886 – 1969, was a bookmaker in Harlem. Madam St. Clair was born of mixed French and African descent on Martinique.

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Home Invaders Shoot Residents In Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemTwo Harlem men were shot trying to protect their home from the armed suspects, police said. The intruders knocked on the door of an apartment at West 115th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard at 7:15 p.m EST. Continue Reading →

Minority-Owned Bars, Liquor Stores In Harlem Punished More By NYPD, Investigation Finds

harlem liqour storesThe NYPD disproportionately punishes minority and immigrant-owned businesses for alcohol infractions, particularly bodegas and liquor stores, an investigation by the Daily News and ProPublica finds. Continue Reading →

Former Harlem Restaurant Owner Allegedly Swindled Investors Of $12 Mill (update)

hamlet-peraltaA former Harlem restaurant owner linked to an ongoing NYPD corruption probe was indicted Friday for defrauding investors in fake liquor business, authorities said. Continue Reading →