Iconic Banksy mural removed from the Bronx

An iconic Banksy graffiti installation in the Bronx initially drew the ire of some, but has come to be seen as “local pride” and was shipped to Connecticut this week. South Bronx residents felt betrayed when the demolition of the building at 651 Elton Avenue removed an exterior wall with “Ghetto 4 Life” graffiti. “Everyone […]

Bronx subway gunman ‘admitted to shooting’ straphanger William Alvarez

The gunman accused of killing a straphanger on a Bronx subway train “admitted to shooting” the victim, prosecutors said, but his lawyer argued he acted in self-defense. Justin Helde, 24, rocked back and forth during Tuesday’s arraignment, during which prosecutors said William was on a southbound D train entering the 182-183 Street Station Friday morning.・Revealed […]

3 arrested in connection to fatal New York shooting of man on Bronx subway

Police have arrested three people in connection with the death of a man on a New York City subway train last Friday. William Alvarez, 45, of the Bronx, was shot and killed during an altercation with one of the suspects in the Bronx. Police confirmed the incident was recorded on surveillance video from the train, […]

NYC man fatally shot on Bronx subway

A 45-year-old man was shot and killed on the Bronx subway early Friday morning, and police are searching for three suspects who fled the train. The unidentified straphanger was shot in the torso while aboard a southbound D train entering the 182-183 Street Station at 5:02 a.m., the NYPD said. Photos showed first responders attempting […]

Severed human leg found on subway in the Bronx, NYPD says

A subway operator discovered a severed human leg on the tracks in the Bronx, New York City police said. Police said the foot was discovered around 1 p.m. Saturday on the northbound Subway Line 4 between 170th and 167th Streets in the Mt. Eden neighborhood. “The leg was removed and the investigation continues,” it said. […]

Shooting at Bronx subway station injures ‘multiple people’: NYPD

close video Alvin Bragg is a man who knows nothing about prosecuting crimes: Judge Janine The co-host of “The Five” talks about the backlash against Manhattan prosecutor Alvin Bragg after some of the immigrants who beat up two NYPD officers were released without bail. “Multiple people” were injured in a shooting at a Bronx subway […]

NYPD tests ‘old school’ tactics in the Bronx to combat shoplifting

The New York City Police Department in the Bronx has quietly begun working more closely with small businesses to combat the shoplifting epidemic, and local supermarket owners say early signs look promising. Last month, police officers at the 46th Precinct in the Bronx began handing out personal phone numbers to local business owners in a […]


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