Atlantic Avenue

Police said that they recovered this weapon while investigating an alleged carjacking in Brooklyn. (Credit DCPI)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Brooklyn Carjacking, Robbery

Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a carjacking that took place in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon.

01/04/2014

Brush fire at the Long Branch Recycling Facility. (Credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Contain Long Branch Brush Fire

The fire, which reached four alarms, broke out around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at a recycling plant on Atlantic Avenue in Long Branch.

11/07/2013

Long Branch Recycling Plant Fire

Fire Rages At Recycling Plant In Long Branch, N.J.

An extra-alarm fire was raging Wednesday afternoon in the town recycling plant in Long Branch, N.J.

11/06/2013

Van Stolen In Brooklyn

Manhunt In Brooklyn For Thief Who Stole Van With 4-Year-Old Girl Inside

Police on Saturday morning were searching for whoever stole a van in Brooklyn with a little girl inside.

10/19/2013

Hospital Bed (file / credit: clipart.com)

Interfaith Medical Center In Brooklyn Asks Court’s Permission To Close

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn was set to begin shutting its doors this week, despite a public outcry.

07/31/2013

Livery Cab Driver Robbery

Man Charged With Robbing Livery Cab Driver In Brooklyn

A man has been arrested and charged after a livery cab driver was robbed in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn this weekend.

06/30/2013

Scales of Justice (file / credit: clipart.com)

Lawsuit: Cops Pepper-Sprayed Woman, Children In Brooklyn Subway Stop

A Bronx woman alleged in a lawsuit that NYPD officers pepper sprayed her, and injured her three children in doing so, for allegedly entering a subway station without paying.

04/02/2013

Police Impersonators

Police Impersonators Sought In Brooklyn Home Invasion, Robbery

Police have requested the public’s help in finding two men wanted for impersonating officers during a home invasion and robbery in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

03/02/2013

Bank Robber

Suspect Wanted In Bank Robberies In Brooklyn, The Bronx

Police Sunday were asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted in connection with two bank robberies in Brooklyn and one in the Bronx.

02/24/2013

Ambulance (file/credit: CBS 2)

Woman Hit, Killed By Vehicle In Brooklyn Heights

A 48-year-old woman is dead, after being struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn Heights.

02/23/2013

Police said a Ruger revolver was recovered from a shooting scene in Brooklyn on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Cops Shoot Armed Teen On Rooftop In Brooklyn

A sergeant and an officer responding to reports of gunfire from a rooftop on Atlantic Avenue near Monaco Place in Brownsville were canvassing an adjoining rooftop, authorities said.

02/12/2013

A New York City street sweeper. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Struck, Killed By Street Sweeper In Brooklyn

A man was struck and killed by a city street sweeper early Saturday at the busy junction of Flatbush and Atlantic avenues in Brooklyn.

12/15/2012

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Interfaith Medical Center In Brooklyn Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

12/03/2012

Joseph Theodore, arrested on charges of public lewdness (credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest Brooklyn Man On Charges He Exposed Himself On Subway

The incident happened on Wednesday, police said, when Joseph Theodore, 52, allegedly exposed himself and touched himself on a southbound 2 train at the Atlantic Avenue station in Brooklyn.

09/30/2012

A bank teller displays $100 bills (file/credit: Oscar Siagian/AFP/GettyImages)

Brooklyn Bank Robber Sentenced To 26 Years In Prison

Edward Pride, 49, was convicted in July of successfully holding up a Brooklyn Heights branch of the bank in February 2011.

09/04/2012

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