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NYC Ambulances Start Using Hypothermia Therapy

Man, Woman Struck, Injured By SUV In Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

A man and woman were injured Sunday afternoon when a driver plowed right into them, and sped off afterward, in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

06/09/2013

Zurana Horton (credit: CBS 2)

55 Years To Life For Brooklyn Gang Member Who Shot Mom Of 13 Dead

A Brooklyn gang member was sentenced to a maximum term of life in prison Tuesday, for shooting a mother of 13 to death outside a school.

05/28/2013

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Group Hopes To Give Away Guns In New York, Make Criminals Scared

A group wants to arm New York City residents with shotguns for free, in order to put some fear into criminals.

05/07/2013

Police Impersonators

Police Impersonators Sought In Brooklyn Home Invasion, Robbery

Police have requested the public’s help in finding two men wanted for impersonating officers during a home invasion and robbery in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

03/02/2013

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Man Shot Dead In Broad Daylight In Brownsville, Brooklyn

A man was shot and killed in broad daylight Sunday in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn.

02/24/2013

Police said a Ruger revolver was recovered from a shooting scene in Brooklyn on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Cops Shoot Armed Teen On Rooftop In Brooklyn

A sergeant and an officer responding to reports of gunfire from a rooftop on Atlantic Avenue near Monaco Place in Brownsville were canvassing an adjoining rooftop, authorities said.

02/12/2013

FDNY Ambulance

4 Injured When Car Slams Into Dunkin’ Donuts In Brooklyn

The injured were taken to Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center. Three were in serious, but stable, condition, and the fourth suffered minor injuries, authorities said.

01/08/2013

Three good Samaritans who helped save a young girl trapped under a car in Brooklyn. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Good Samaritans Save Brooklyn Girl Trapped Under Car

Tawaiian Holmes, 9, was riding her scooter on a sidewalk in Brownsville Wednesday night when she was caught up in a three-car accident.

12/20/2012

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Facebook Used To Take Down TBO Gang In Brooklyn

Some accused violent gang members in Brooklyn now face charges after ‘friending’ the wrong people.

12/12/2012

Brooklyn Subway Robbers

Police Search For Robbers In Separate Incidents At Brooklyn Subway Stops

Police on Monday asked the public to help them find a suspect who robbed someone at gunpoint at an elevated subway stop in Brownsville, Brooklyn last week.

11/26/2012

FILE - NYPD vehicle (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Third New York City Officer In A Week Arrested For Driving Drunk

A New York City police officer was arrested and charged with driving drunk this week – the third officer to be hit with DWI charges in a period of a week.

11/17/2012

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Pregnant Woman Found Dead In Brooklyn Apartment Was Going To Be Married On Sunday

Police in Brooklyn are searching for the killer of a pregnant bride-to-be who was found stabbed to death inside of her Brownsville home on Saturday.

10/20/2012

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Cops Hunt For Pair Of Suspects Who Allegedly Beat Up And Robbed Deacon In Brownsville Church

The NYPD is looking for two men wanted in connection with a robbery at a church in Brownsville.

09/27/2012

Scene where four teens were shot near a playground in Brownsville in August, 2012 (file/credit: CBS 2)

Federal Grant Awarded To Brooklyn Community Plagued By Gun Violence

Police commissioner Ray Kelly described the grant as a valuable tool to help measure which programs are working and which are not as effective.

09/25/2012

Administration for Children's Services Commissioner Ronald Richter, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott, Susan Buffett (L to R) at early childhood education announcement at New York Public Library, Sept. 24, 2012. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

City Announces Early Education Center For High-Risk Children To Open Next Fall

New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott said an Educare center will open at P.S. 41 in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn next fall. Educare is a preschool program for at-risk children aged six weeks to five years old.

09/24/2012

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