Police said they saw two men trying to break into a car. When officers approached, police said the men fled in a vehicle and then crashed into a van.
Police on Saturday morning were searching for whoever stole a van in Brooklyn with a little girl inside.
Authorities said Miriam Carey, of Stamford Conn., set off a high-speed car chase that put the Capitol on lockdown Thursday and caused a fresh panic in a city where a gunman killed 12 people two weeks ago.
Nicoleia Taylor, 24, was shot in the courtyard of the Lafayette Gardens Houses public housing development on Dekalb Avenue around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, police said.
A woman was found shot to death Tuesday in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn – just a couple of blocks from the Pratt Institute campus.
Leon Sims, 25, of Brooklyn, has been charged with two counts of felony assault in connection with the Sept. 22 attack.
Police on Monday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect who beat a man with a pipe at a Brooklyn subway station and sent him crashing down onto the tracks.
Police on Sunday were searching for a Brooklyn woman’s boyfriend, after the woman was found shot and killed inside her apartment.
The accident happened at 4:40 p.m. at Albany Avenue and Herkimer Street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of the borough, authorities said.
Police said 43-year-old Yvette Randolph set flames to part of her ex-boyfriend’s apartment building on Chauncey Street, trapping and injuring 12 people, including children.
Eleven people were trapped inside and injured, including some children. Four people – none of them children – are in critical condition due to smoke inhalation.
The officer was rushed to Kings County Hospital with a gunshot wound to the kneecap.
“When I said I don’t have any money, he put the gun more in my face and said, ‘If you don’t give it to me, I’ll kill you in front of these kids,’” the victim said.
Interfaith’s restructuring plan to pull it out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy was rejected by the state Department of Health.
Community activists and restaurant owners protested Saturday, claiming that black and Hispanic restaurateurs are being unfairly targeted by the city Department of Health.