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Hipster Shelter Animals Up For Adoption At First Ever Brooklyn Adoptapalooza

Adoptapalooza, one of the Big Apple’s largest pet adoption events is coming to Brooklyn, Saturday August 1st between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.


FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shot, Wounded In Brooklyn

An off-duty police officer was shot and wounded Tuesday night in New Lots, Brooklyn, police said.


Police are looking for this suspect who is accused of assaulting a man in Brooklyn (NYPD)

NYPD: Suspects Assaulted, Yelled Racial Slurs At Victim In Brooklyn

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


Police patrol outside of a Manhattan court house for the sentencing of convicted terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mother Says Son Was Surrendering, Not Resisting During Bed-Stuy Bodega Arrest

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said it’s well known that he doesn’t comment on alleged brutality cases while they are being investigated.


Surveillance video of a suspect ripping off a woman's purse in Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Caught On Video Ripping Off Woman’s Purse In Flatbush, Brooklyn

Police released surveillance video late Friday of a man ripping a purse off a woman with her young child nearby in Brooklyn.


This compost bin in Greenpoint, Brooklyn is full of maggots. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Is New NYC Compost Program Causing A Stench?

New Yorkers have been asked to compost some of their garbage, and there have been complaints that it is creating a stinky mess.


Asa Roberts from 2014 (credit: NYPD)

Teen Charged In Connection With Rape Of 82-Year-Old Brooklyn Woman

Asa Roberts, 18, was charged with rape, robbery, assault, burglary and other charges late Friday afternoon.


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One Week Left For $7 Million Winning Lotto Ticket Sold In Brooklyn To Be Claimed

If you play the lottery in Brooklyn, you better check your ticket! Someone out there has only one week left to claim a $7 million prize.


A surveillance image of a suspect in a fatal shooting in Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn on Wednesday, July 15. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Shooting That Killed Man In Flatbush-Ditmas Park

Police were searching Thursday night for a gunman who shot and killed a man in Flatbush-Ditmas Park, Brooklyn this week.


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2 Men Convicted In 2013 Brooklyn Shooting That Killed 16-Month-Old Boy

Two men were convicted Thursday in the shooting death of a Brooklyn toddler who was killed in his stroller.


Asa Roberts from 2014 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Identified In Rape Of 82-Year-Old Brooklyn Woman

Investigators say they are now looking for 18-year-old Asa Robert in connection with the attack, which happened early Monday morning in Brighton Beach.


A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly fondled himself in front of a woman on the L Train in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Fondled Himself In Front Of Woman On L Train In Williamsburg

Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who fondled himself in front of a woman on an L Train in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


Surveillance image of a suspect who police said raped an 82-year-old woman in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police: 82-Year-Old Brooklyn Woman Raped During Home Invasion

The man got into the woman’s home around 1:40 a.m. Monday while she was outside sweeping the street and hid in her bedroom, police said.


Suki was stolen from outside a store in Williamsburg and the thief was caught on camera (CBS2)

Dog Returned After Being Taken In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

A dog that was taken in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this past weekend has been returned.


Aakif Murray, left, and Aakif Murray, right, were shot in Prospect Park on July 12, 2015. Pictured at center is Lewis' aunt, Kersha Thompson. (Credit: Handout)

2 Teens In Stable Condition After Being Shot And Wounded In Prospect Park

The teens were there with family and friends as part of a music festival when bullets started flying around 9:15 Sunday night