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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

Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Robbers Who Struck 8 Times In 1 Night In Brooklyn

Police on Wednesday were seeking three suspects in a string of robberies in southern Brooklyn.

10/16/2013

Some of the 254 weapons that were seized as part of a police sting operation in New York City on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Seen At 11: Are Illegal Guns Being Sold In Your Neighborhood?

There is no denying it. In a suburban neighborhood in Midwood at least one criminal tried to sell a loaded 9-millimeter to undercover police officers while residents went about their day unaware.

09/27/2013

A good Samaritan climbs a ladder to rescue a baby who became stranded on an awning in Bensonhurst. (Credit Amy V)

What’s She Doing Up There? Quick Thinking New Yorker Saves Baby From Brooklyn Awning

The toddler apparently squeezed past an air-conditioning unit before crawling out of the window. A pharmacy worker across the street noticed the baby’s activity and jumped into action.

07/26/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

79-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed By Car In Brooklyn

A 79-year-old woman was struck and killed this weekend in southern Brooklyn.

07/14/2013

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