Bensonhurst

Shop owners in Bensonhurst say wild teens have been harassing them and their businesses. (Credit: CBS2)

Community Liaison To Bridge Language Gaps Between Cops, Shop Owners In Bensonhurst

Relief may be on the way for some Brooklyn shop owners who have been targeted by wild teens.

04/30/2015

Bay Parkway businesses

Brooklyn Businesses: Unruly Teens Stealing, Harassing Customers Inside Shops

A meeting on the incidents is scheduled for Wednesday at the 62nd Precinct.

04/28/2015

Thieves took safe deposit boxes from the vault at this Santander Bank branch in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Safe Deposit Boxes Stolen From Vault At Bensonhurst Bank

In a most unusual theft in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, someone broke into a bank in the middle of the night and stole safe deposit boxes from inside a vault.

04/02/2015

These items were allegedly found in a secret compartment in a car that police pulled over in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn on Wednesday, March 11. The driver, Steven Lopez, was arrested. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Double-Parked Car In Brooklyn Had Compartment Full Of Drugs, Weaponry, Cash

A team of NYPD officers who were only coming to put a ticket on a double-parked car in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn ended up finding that it had a secret compartment full of drugs, gash and weapons, police said Friday.

03/13/2015

An early-morning fire in Brooklyn left five people injured, including a child. (credit: CBS2)

Child In Critical Condition After Bensonhurst Fire

An early-morning fire in Brooklyn left five people injured, including a child.

02/17/2015

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Thousands Pay Their Respects At Wake For Slain NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu

A wake is being held from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Aievoli Funeral Home in Brooklyn.

01/03/2015

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

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