Alleged Brooklyn Drug Dealer Scammed Seniors Out Of $300,000, Prosecutor SaysIn a drug case with a twist, prosecutors say an alleged Brooklyn cocaine dealer had a profitable sideline scamming senior citizens.
Firefighters Use Risky Rope Rescue To Save Brownsville Man From Burning ApartmentThe fire gutted the Zion House of Faith church on Rockaway Avenue and heavily damaged the apartments above.
Female Store Manager Fights Off Armed Robber In Brownsville, BrooklynPolice say a man walked into the Belmont Medical & Surgical Supply Store at 14 Belmont Ave. in Brownsville just before 4:00 pm Friday and demanded money from two female store employees.
Police Charge Mother With Murder In Death Of 4-Year-Old Brooklyn BoyZarah Coombs, 26, was also arrested on manslaughter, acting in a manner injurious to a child and criminal possession of a weapon charges, according to police.
Sources: Pedestrian Struck And Killed In Brownsville After Driver Has Medical EpisodePolice say a Nissan Pathfinder was traveling westbound on Linden Boulevard around 6:00 p.m. when it struck five parked cars. The vehicle then hit the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two 3-Year-Old Boys Found Wandering Streets Alone In Brooklyn, QueensPolice found two 3-year-old boys wandering the streets alone on two separate occasion in Brooklyn and Queens on Thursday.
Baby Killed, 2 Adults Critically Hurt In Brooklyn FireThe fire began around 8:30 a.m. inside an apartment on the 13th floor of the building on Mother Gaston Boulevard in Brownsville.
Demanding Answers: Brooklyn Post Office Causing Delivery WoesResidents in Brownsville say they're having a hard time getting their packages from the post office-- and it's not just during the holiday season.
Brownsville Residents Fight To Save Community Farm: 'We Are Not Going To Give It Up So Easily'Surrounded by auto body shops and warehouses, the greenhouse might be the last thing you'd expect to find on the Brownsville street corner, but it's been a staple of the community for nearly 20 years.
Officer Involved In Deadly Brownsville Confrontation Released From HospitalAn officer involved in a deadly confrontation in Brooklyn was released from the hospital Sunday.
Man Shot In Leg After Shooting At Detectives In Brownsville, Brooklyn, Police SayThree detectives with the NYPD Brooklyn North Gang Squad were driving south on Sutter Avenue in an unmarked vehicle around 10:45 p.m. when they saw a black Lexus sedan stop in front of 656 Howard Avenue.
Robber Snatches Gold Necklace Off Woman In Brownsville, Brooklyn PlaygroundThe woman was walking in Osborne playground near 985 Rockaway Ave. shortly before 12:30 p.m. when she was approached by the man. He grabbed the necklace from her neck and fled on foot, police said.