Police on Saturday were investigating an attack that left one man dead and another wounded by gunfire, and two others were pistol-whipped, in a public housing development in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
Just before 7 p.m. police responded to a report of a shooting inside of 572 Warren St. Officers found a 43-year-old black male with a gunshot wound to the head.
A gruesome Halloween display in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn has drawn heated controversy, with some calling it a work of art and others saying it crosses a line.
Police Sunday were asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted in connection with two bank robberies in Brooklyn and one in the Bronx.
Some parents in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn said the schoolyard at P.S. 38 has gone from sweet sanctuary to safety hazard.
A man was struck and killed by a city street sweeper early Saturday at the busy junction of Flatbush and Atlantic avenues in Brooklyn.
Some Brooklyn residents who want to curb crime on their street by installing surveillance cameras say that the city is standing in their way.
Police responding to a 911 call Saturday found 36-year-old Jack Archin stabbed once in the torso. He was pronounced dead at Long Island College Hospital.
Community leaders are proposing that the Department of Transportation experiment with reducing the speed limit to 20 mph in the traffic area bounded by Court Street, 4th Avenue, Pacific and Baltic Street.