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Hurricane Sandy Crime

Sandy-Damaged Homes Targeted By Criminals

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Police have increased their presence in New York City neighborhoods still struggling with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. The Staten I...

Sandy Relief Centers Plagued By Looters

DNAinfo | Posted 01.30.2013 | New York

STATEN ISLAND — Relief camps and centers set up to help victims of Superstorm Sandy have had to deal with looters snatching supplies, organizers sai...

Burglaries Up 500 Percent In The Rockaways

Newsday | Anthony M DeStefano | Posted 03.31.2013 | New York

Reported burglaries in the Rockaways have spiked as much as 500 percent so far this year as residents returning to homes and businesses damaged in sup...

Sandy Victims' Homes Looted Over Thanksgiving

AP | Posted 11.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Some residents of a New York City neighborhood that suffered fire and flooding during Superstorm Sandy say thieves looted their damaged ho...

Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting FEMA Inspector

Posted 11.15.2012 | New York

A Staten Island man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly sexually assaulting a female FEMA inspector who visited his home after Hurricane Sandy. ...

Are Thieves Dressing As Utility Workers And Robbing People?

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.02.2012 | Crime

Rumors are flying that thieves dressed as Con Edison workers are taking advantage of Hurricane Sandy victims and robbing people in several neighborhoo...

WATCH: 20-Year-Old Student Brutally Beaten By Five Men During Hurricane

Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

A disturbing video has surfaced showing a 20-year-old man being viciously beaten by a group of men in Crown Heights during Hurricane Sandy. The Dai...