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Witness’ Photo Leads Police To Alleged Driver In Lower East Side Hit-And-Run

Police this week caught up with a driver who allegedly struck and injured a man on the Lower East Side, after a witness snapped a photo of the driver and provided it to officers.

03/01/2014

James Madison High School in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Security Tightened At 3 Brooklyn Schools After Social Media Threats

A school shooting threat made over social media has prompted police to beef up security at three high schools in Brooklyn.

02/27/2014

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Police Bust Alleged Drug Ring That Halted Operations For Shabbat

Police have busted up an alleged ring of drug dealers who allegedly had been selling heroin, oxycodone and other drugs in southern Brooklyn – but had been shutting down operations every Friday evening to observe Shabbat.

09/10/2013

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3 Men Shot In Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

Three people were shot Sunday afternoon in the Prospect-Lefferts Gardens section of Brooklyn.

06/02/2013

The runners of the New York City Marathon pass through Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY - Nov 1, 2009 - Photo: Afton Almaraz/Getty Images

Report: Pedestrian Street Plazas, More Bike Parking Coming To Williamsburg

Pedestrian plazas and expanded bike parking are coming to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, according to a published report.

04/14/2013

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Boy, 8, Killed In Fire In Brooklyn

An 8-year-old boy was killed early Saturday when a fire broke out at his home in the Flatbush-Ditmas Park section of Brooklyn.

02/09/2013

A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Man Charged With Backing Limousine Into Brother-In-Law, Killing Him

Viktor Avadyayev, 53, had been standing behind the white 2007 Chrysler limousine and was struck as the vehicle traveled in reverse, police said.

11/26/2012

Ryan Beauchamp (credit: Handout via NYPD)

Police Name Suspect, Release New Photo In Fatal Subway Fight

Police said they are now looking for 33-year-old Ryan Beauchamp in the deadly altercation that took place Friday night at the Bedford Avenue station in Brooklyn.

03/26/2012

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Suspect In Fatal Subway Fight Still At Large

One person is dead and another is being sought by police after a fight on a subway train at the Bedford Avenue train station in Brooklyn spilled onto the platform and ended up on the tracks.

03/24/2012

Growler bottles sit on shelves at the Duane Reade in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Photo/Marla Diamond, WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Duane Reade Wins Over Locals With Beer Bar

After facing opposition shortly after its opening, the Duane Reade on Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn took to an innovative approach to win some support — draft beer.

01/14/2011