Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg, a Democrat elected in November, outlined his radical policies in a 'Day One Letter' sent to staff.
'The frequency in which these mass thefts are occurring and the number of offenders in these mass thefts are alarming to us.'
The owner of the home told investigators he didn't know the man or why the man might have been in his house.
Given the fact he made it to America, it could be very tough to deport the felon - and he could end up staying in the United States.
Two Houston men have been arrested in the suspected killing of a New Orleans police detective, who leaves behind two children.
Dog Found After Suspects Force Way Into Hotel Room and Assault Owner Before Making Off with Pup: Police
Detective Ricky Amador arranged to meet the sellers of a dog that looked just like Prada under the guise of buying the pup.
A former US senator was robbed of her phone on a California street during a robbery that took place in broad daylight.
Brutal NYC Mugging Leaves Mom with Injuries So Serious, Doctors Agree It Doesn't Look Like She'll Wake Up
'I just want to tell everyone who’s reading this, to always cherish the moments you have with your mother.'
The video showed a car, identified as a Dodge Avenger, pull up near the three people. Two men got out of the car.
Cellphone footage of the incident showed nearly a dozen shoplifters sprinting out of the store with arms full of handbags.
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'We are thankful that we were able to capture these juveniles safely and expeditiously,' officer Ali Khan said.
After allegedly stealing a grandmother's purse, a man in Australia found out the hard way that crime doesn't pay.
If the statistics are any indication, San Fransisco seems to have lost some of its grip on law and order.
Banning the sale of a video game will help alleviate Chicago's carjacking spree, according to one Democrat.
Amanda Salinas, Ariel Vera and Raymond Santana were arrested in connection with the attack, police have said.
This is not the only incident this month when a suspected criminal paid the ultimate price for his alleged crimes.
Police said a 53-year-old man with a gun entered a Wingstop and ordered employees to empty the cash register. He wouldn't walk out.
A potential carjacker in Florida was met with much resistance during his attempted crime spree on Oct. 2, authorities say.
A veteran in Richmond, Virginia, was robbed while dying of a heart attack on a local bus. The victim has since turned himsef in.
The woman told WABC-TV that she came to New York City in 1963 and never experienced anything like her attack.