Prosecutors on Friday said the aunt of a 3-year-old Brooklyn boy beat him to death with a belt after he refused to complete a spelling assignment.
Police are investigating after 4-year-old child was found dead in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn Wednesday.
The sergeant and a police officer were responding to a report of a dispute at 9720 Kings Highway in Brownsville around 10:30 p.m. when a pit bull came charging at them, police said.
The mid-morning fire engulfed each apartment and forced several residents to jump from windows onto neighboring roofs.
Police say a New York City fugitive wanted in the shooting death of another man has been arrested six weeks after the fatal encounter.
Police are investigating after a 9-month-old baby was shot, the bullet hitting her in the hip, at an apartment on Sutter Avenue Saturday around 1:30 p.m. in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
The body of a woman who died of an apparent heart attack in Brooklyn Tuesday will be tested for the Ebola virus as a precaution, since she was recently in a West African country affected by the virus, city officials told CBS2.
It was 2:20 a.m. when the victim tried to cross Rockaway Parkway mid-block between Winthrop Street and Clarkson Avenue and was hit by a dark-colored sedan, which then took off.
Levon Gilliam Jr. was getting off a school bus when he was apparently caught in the crossfire and shot in the left leg.
A young boy was shot in the leg Monday afternoon in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
A man is dead following a shooting in Brownsville. Police say the man, in his 20s, was shot in the chest around 1:45 a.m., in front of a house in Brownsville.
The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who fired multiple shots into a store and wounded two people.
A man was shot in the shoulder and a woman was shot in the ankle outside of a liquor store in Brooklyn Friday night.
Police in East New York and Brownsville have basically done away with stop and frisks in the first half of 2014.
It happened around 1 a.m. at a building on Rockaway Parkway in Brownsville. The fire started on the sixth floor and then quickly spread to about six apartments.