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Six home health care workers, including three who worked for agencies headquartered in Sheepshead Bay, Bensonhurst and East Midwood, were arrested yesterday and accused of defrauding the New York State Medicaid Program of tens of thousands of dollars, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced. The scams, all independent of each other, variously involved faking home-health care…

Police & Fire Source: NYPD

Cops are looking for a man who swiped a wallet through a window in Coney Island, then cashed out at a Gravesend ATM. According to authorities, the suspect spotted the wallet lying on a table in a Coney Island home while he was on the street. He approached the house, reached through the window and…

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Luna Park goers, beware! Cops are looking for a man wanted for swiping the purses of at least six thrill seekers as they rode roller coasters at the amusement park this month. The first incident occurred on Saturday, May 2, at approximately 6pm, when the suspect removed a 23-year-old female victim’s purse from a storage area while she was…

News Source: NYPD

Police are looking to track down a man that they say posed as interested customer of Kings Plaza’s Kay Jewelers, then swiped two engagement rings and dashed out the door. The theft happened at 10:30am on Wednesday, April 15 at the 5100 Avenue U mall. The alleged thief began chatting up a clerk, asking to…

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