Police are warning UES businesses to keep their empty cash registers open | Upper East Site Surge in Burglaries Prompt UES Businesses to Take Drastic Measures by Upper East Site Staff May 2, 2023, 1:39 pm 1 Comment Police are warning Upper East Side small business owners that now is the time to take extreme measures as overnight burglaries continue to surge this year, shooting up nearly 25% compared to last year. Cops are asking restaurants and retail shops,Already a subscriber? Log in here. Continue reading with an Upper East Site subscription. Read More Comments are closed. One Comment Expand All Collapse All Sort by Newest Oldest Bail laws need to be changed. Commit even 1 crime, you’re put in jail for at least the number of years equaling your age. Interesting though, how it’s always the same group of people committing the crimes. You know the ones, who think their lives matter but only complain when police officers hurt them and not when their own hurt other people. Not racist, just a native New Yorker, and besides, cameras don’t lie.