Bensonhurst

Surveillance images of four suspects in a string of burglaries targeting pharmacies in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Team Of Burglars Struck Brooklyn Pharmacies 5 Times Last Month

Police were seeking the public’s help Tuesday in finding four suspects in a string of pharmacy burglaries in Brooklyn last month.

12/16/2014

Drugs, pill press and weapons were netted in a Brooklyn drug bust (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Pill Press, Drugs, Weapons Seized In Brooklyn Drug Bust

Four men have been arrested after police said they witnesses a prescription drug deal go down in Bensonhurst.

12/13/2014

This jacket was left behind by a suspect in 11 burglaries of churches in southern Brooklyn, police say. (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Looking For Suspect In Brooklyn Church Thefts

The targets in Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst and Sunset Park included Our Lady of Angels, The Catholic Brothers Institute Residence and The Fourth Avenue Presbyterian Church, police said.

11/27/2014

This jacket was left behind by a suspect in 11 burglaries of churches in southern Brooklyn, police say. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Burglar Struck 11 Churches In Southern Brooklyn This Fall

Police were asking for help from the public Tuesday in finding a suspect wanted in the burglary of 11 different Brooklyn churches this fall.

11/25/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who police said sat down next to a woman on a D Train in Brooklyn and began masturbating. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Sat Down Next To Woman On D Train, Performed Lewd Act

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a man who allegedly sat down next to a woman on a subway train in Brooklyn and began masturbating.

08/26/2014

David Evanson (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect In Connection With Bensonhurst Rape

According to authorities, 25-year-old David Evanson entered the female victim’s apartment through a window.

08/25/2014

Police Officer Elias Khan and Sergeant Michael Dario (credit: CBS 2/NYPD)

NYPD Officers Revive Infant Who Stopped Breathing In Brooklyn

Sgt. Michael Dario and Officer Elias Khan responded to a 911 call about a baby having difficulty breathing Sunday night at a home on 74th Avenue in Bensonhurst.

08/25/2014

The NYPD hate crimes unit is trying to track down whoever posted anti-Muslim fliers in a Bensonhurst apartment complex. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Investigating Anti-Muslim Fliers In Bensonhurst

Muslim residents in a Brooklyn apartment complex are on edge after anti-Islamic fliers were posted there.

07/29/2014

Alligator (file / credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Authorities Confiscate Alligator From Brooklyn Man’s Home

Victor Alexandria was charged with improper precaution of a wild animal for allegedly keeping the alligator in a child’s swimming pool outside of his Bensonhurst home.

05/29/2014

A pickup truck allegedly driven by a suspect who exposed himself to three girls under the age of 15 in southern Brooklyn on Monday, March 17. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged With Exposing Himself To Young Girls In Brooklyn

A suspect was arrested Friday and charged with allegedly exposing himself to multiple young girls around Brooklyn.

03/21/2014

A pickup truck allegedly driven by a suspect who exposed himself to three girls under the age of 15 in southern Brooklyn on Monday, March 17. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Exposed Himself To 3 Girls Under Age 15 In Brooklyn

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly exposed himself to three girls – all under the age of 15 – in southern Brooklyn this week.

03/18/2014

FDNY Engine

Man Found Dead At Scene Of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn Apartment Fire

A man was found dead early Saturday at the scene of a fire in an apartment building in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.

03/01/2014

Google Maps Drug Section

Google Maps Declare Block Of Brooklyn’s West 8th Street The ‘Drug Section’

Some Brooklyn residents were not amused this week, after a block in Bensonhurst appeared on Google Maps as the “West 8th Street drug section.”

02/27/2014

Ismael Cekic found this Emmy Award in the trash in his Bensonhurst, Brooklyn neighborhood. (Photo: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man Seeks Owner Of Emmy Award Found In Roadside Trash

One man’s trash may be another man’s treasure, but the Brooklyn man who found an Emmy trophy in the garbage said that the award belongs with its rightful owner.

11/22/2013

Brooklyn Robbery Suspects

Police Search For 3 Suspects In Brooklyn Robbery Sprees

Police on Tuesday were asking for help from the public in finding three suspects who allegedly robbed 12 men on the streets of southern Brooklyn in two early-morning sprees.

11/19/2013

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