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Woman Has Purse Stolen in Broad Daylight Tuesday
October 24, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - Police are investigating a rush-hour purse snatching incident that happened Tuesday morning shortly after 8 a.m. Accord...
Attempted Cell Phone Theft Thwarted Tuesday Night
October 9, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A woman talking on her cell phone warded off a robber's attempt to steal the phone on Tuesday night. The incide...
Woman Victim of Attempted Mugging Monday Morning
September 30, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A city woman warded off an attempt to snatch her purse early Monday morning. According to Paterson police, a 20-yea...
Man Robbed at Knifepoint Saturday Night
September 24, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - Police are investigating the knifepoint robbery of a Hispanic male in his 20s Saturday evening at r around 7 p.m. T...
Home Invasion on Ellison St. Sunday Night
September 23, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - An Ellison Street resident had his home broken into while he was sitting in the living room Sunday evening. Accordi...
Woman Robbed at Gunpoint on Her Way Home Monday
September 17, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A woman walking home late Monday night was robbed at gunpoint in the 190 block of 8th Avenue. According to Paterson...
Man Robbed at Gunpoint Tuesday Morning
September 4, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A man was robbed at gunpoint at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Broadway Tuesday morning shortly before 2 a.m. ...
Man Robbed at Gunpoint on Sunday Night
September 3, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A 33-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint at the intersection of Ryerson and Crosby avenues late Sunday night. According...
9mm Gun Found in Yard After Shots Heard
August 27, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - Police responding to a report of gunshots on East 25th Street shortly before midnight on Monday found a 9mm handgun tha...
Shots Heard on 8th Ave. Sunday Night
August 26, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - At around 8 p.m. on Sunday, shots were fired from a dark sedan believed to be a Nissan driving in the 200 block of 8th ...
Gas Station Attendant Robbed
August 22, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A customer robbed a gas station attendant at 191 Lafayette St. shortly after 3 p.m. on Wednesday. According to police, ...
Restaurant Workers Robbed After Closing
August 19, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - Two men were robbed Sunday night at 182 Market St. shortly after closing down the restaurant where they worked. Acc...
Man Mugged at Gunpoint
August 9, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A Paterson man was mugged early Thursday morning at gunpoint. According to Paterson police, the 53-year-old victim was ...
Man Mugged on Broadway Early Sunday
August 6, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A pedestrian in the 600 block of Broadway was jumped by two assailants in a strong-arm robbery early Sunday morning. ...
Park Ave. Liquor Store Robbed
August 6, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A bodega/liquor store on Park Avenue was robbed Sunday afternoon by a suspect brandishing a kitchen knife. Accordin...
Man Carjacked on Trenton Ave. in Paterson
August 2, 2013
PATERSON NJ - A man was carjacked in the 100 block of Trenton Avenue early Friday morning. The victim, a Hispanic male in his 30s,...
Oak Street Man Stabbed Late Sunday Night
July 29, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - An intoxicated man was stabbed twice late Sunday night near the intersection of Market and East 24th streets. ...
Woman Has Chain Stolen
June 21, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A 52-year-old woman had a necklace snatched from around her neck Thursday afternoon at around 3 p.m. near the int...
Robbery Attempt Fails; Victim Dragged on Pavement
June 19, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A city resident was dragged by the neck by a suspect who tried, but failed, to steal the chain he was wearing around hi...
Man Mugged, Beaten on E. 21st St.
June 18, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A 70-year-old man was mugged early Monday morning in the 300 block of E. 21st Street, according to Paterson police. ...
PATERSON, NJ - Police are conducting an investigation into a report of shots being fired early Monday morning near the area of 11th Av...
Two Women Mugged Wednesday Afternoon
May 23, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - Two young women were threatened with a handgun and robbed by a trio of men late Wednesday afternoon. The incident o...
Minor Targeted in Indecent Exposure Incident
May 21, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A man in a gold-colored vehicle was reported to have exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl. The incident happened a...
Robbery Attempt at Cafe Fails
May 16, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - An attempted robbery of the Cafe Hookah on Tuesday afternoon left the store owner with minor injuries. At around 3 ...
Woman Attacked by Group Trying to Steal Phone
May 16, 2013
PATERSON, NJ - A woman talking on her cell phone was attacked Wednesday night by a group of males attempting to steal the phone. A...