Mandela, who died in December at age 95, had visited the Boys and Girls High School in Bedford-Stuyvesant 24 years ago.
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Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who allegedly burglarized a Brooklyn deli – taking advantage of a massive hole in the wall that was created when a garbage truck crashed into the building.
Police found a 32-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 34-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds about the body.
The charges were announced by District Attorney Kenneth Thompson and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton.
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A cat caught on video being viciously kicked on a Brooklyn street has gotten a new home.
A man was killed and two other people were injured during a shooting early Sunday morning in Brooklyn, police said.
A 5-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Friday evening.
A man who was imprisoned for 17 years was released Tuesday, after a judge vacated his conviction on the grounds that evidence in the case was linked to a police detective whose tactics have come into question.
Police searching Tuesday for an assailant, after a 16-year-old boy was found dead of a gunshot outside a police station in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Police have arrested and charged a man in the sexual abuse of a woman earlier this month in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
The big nest sits atop a fire escape, and it’s from there that Tahjah Coleman was attacked in the back of the head.
A woman was found dead late Monday in a fire in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
The NYPD has launched a weeklong crackdown on reckless driving – targeting infractions including speeding, running red lights, and texting behind the wheel.