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Brooklynites Cautious As Subway Theft Rises

As if busy New Yorkers didn’t have enough to worry about this holiday season, an old nuisance is growing alarmingly commonplace. Opportunistic thieves are snatching purses and other items in the subway with increased frequency, often right out of owners’ hands. Subway theft is up 23 percent from this time last year, the NYPD has […]