Cops: Would-Be Robbers Beat Man With Broomstick In Brownsville, BrooklynPolice say the 25-year-old victim was aboard a southbound "L" train as it approached the Sutter Avenue subway station in Brownsville when he was approached by two men who tried to steal his cellphone.
Search On For Suspect In Brownsville, Brooklyn Tool TheftPolice on Sunday were searching for a suspect who stole construction tools twice from the same Brownsville, Brooklyn building.
3 Teens Accused Of Stealing Hoverboard, Clothing In Armed Robbery In Brownsville, BrooklynThe 16 and 17-year-old victims were walking near Riverdale and Thatford avenues in Brownsville around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday March 29 when they were approached by two other teens.
Police Search For Man Behind String Of Burglaries In Brownsville, BrooklynIn one incident, the burglar made off with a refrigerator and a stove. In another, he stole $19,000 worth of tools, police said.
1 Dead, 6 Injured When Speeding Car Crashes In Brownsville, Brooklyn, Police SayAuthorities say a sedan was speeding when it struck and killed a man on roller blades at Powell Street and Glenmore Avenue shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
Teens Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Learning Disabled Classmate In School BathroomA group of young teen boys -- all around the age of 15 -- were allegedly inside the bathroom and gave her two sexual act options to perform.
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.