Borough Park

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.


Borough Park robbery suspects caught on surveillance cameras. (credit: NYPD)

Four Men Wanted For Borough Park Armed Robbery Sought By Police

The suspect with a gun forced the five Asian male victims to the floor while the other suspects took their cash, debit cards and cell phones, police said.


Witnesses say the driver of this truck hit a bicyclist on Friday morning in Borough Park, Brooklyn. (Credit CBS 2)

Witnesses: Alleged Hit-And-Run Driver Stopped For Lunch After Deadly Accident

A man in his late 60’s met a sudden death during a morning bike ride on Friday, near the corner of 6th Ave and 65th Street in Borough Park, Brooklyn.


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73-Year-Old Woman Struck, Killed By Tractor-Trailer In Brooklyn

Ngozi Agbim, 73, was crossing the street when she was struck by a tractor-trailer making a right turn onto Prospect Expressway at Church Avenue in Borough Park around 9:40 a.m. Monday, police said.


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Man Charged In Beating, Robbery Of Woman On Stairs At Brooklyn Subway Station

Dina Perez, 56, got off a southbound F train at the 18th Avenue station around 2:40 a.m. when the man attacked her, police said. He fled with unspecified personal items he stole from the woman, police said.


A man was caught on video beating and robbing a 56-year-old woman in a subway station in Borough Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Caught On Video: Man Beats, Robs Woman In Brooklyn Subway Station

Police were asking for the public’s help Tuesday in finding the man who assaulted and robbed a woman on the stairs at an elevated subway station in Borough Park, Brooklyn.


Yoel Malik (credit: via CBS 2)

Brooklyn Yeshiva Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing Teens In Car, Motel

Yoel Malik, 33, was taken into custody late Wednesday after investigators said they received an anonymous tip through a confidential hotline.


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Man Killed In Brooklyn Apartment Fire

A man was killed Sunday in a fire in a Borough Park, Brooklyn apartment building.


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4 Firefighters, 1 Civilian Sustain Minor Injuries In Borough Park Blaze

The flames broke out around 6:30 a.m. Friday on 42nd Street and 10th Avenue in Borough Park.


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Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash In Southern Brooklyn

A 37-year-old man was killed Friday in a motorcycle crash in southern Brooklyn.


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Man Stabbed To Death In Borough Park, Brooklyn

A man was found stabbed to death overnight in front of a home in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn, police said.

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Beloved Brooklyn Bowling Alley ‘Maple Lanes’ Being Sold To Developer

Frequenters lamented news of the sale, saying they saw the Borough Park bowling alley as something wholesome and affordable, unlike new bowling alleys.


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Police: Elderly Brooklyn Man Shot Brother, Then Committed Suicide

Police said there had been an ongoing dispute over rent between 74-year-old Thomas Athanastos and his 63-year-old brother James.


Levi Aron (credit: CBS 2)

Levi Aron Gets 40 To Life In Murder, Dismemberment Of Leiby Kletzky

Levi Aron was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison in the death of Leiby Kletzky. The 36-year-old pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and kidnapping earlier this month.


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Some Wondering Why ‘Leiby Kletzky Security Initiative’ Has Yet To Take Flight

The big worry is that the powerful Orthodox Jewish group administering the program will insist that a rabbi grant permission before authorities are notified of sex abuse or domestic violence accusations.