A Brooklyn man and father of nine died on Thursday after a member of his family was questioned by police about a cellphone robbery.
There are now a total of 253 stores borough-wide that bear the Safe Stop decals, which invite anyone who is being harassed or followed or who feels unsafe on the street to drop in for help.
Two young children were seriously injured early Saturday in a fire in the Bronwsville section of Brooklyn, and one was fighting for his life hours later.
A man has been arrested in connection with the gruesome murder of a livery cab driver in Brooklyn last Thursday.
Uro Ama Orji, 54, was stabbed in the eye with an umbrella in Brownsville on Thursday, police said. A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case.
Police in Brooklyn were searching Monday for a hit-and-run driver who jumped a curb and struck a middle-aged couple on their front stoop.
A man and woman were injured Sunday afternoon when a driver plowed right into them, and sped off afterward, in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
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.
A group wants to arm New York City residents with shotguns for free, in order to put some fear into criminals.
Police have requested the public’s help in finding two men wanted for impersonating officers during a home invasion and robbery in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
A man was shot and killed in broad daylight Sunday in the Brownsville section of 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.
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.
Tawaiian Holmes, 9, was riding her scooter on a sidewalk in Brownsville Wednesday night when she was caught up in a three-car accident.
Some accused violent gang members in Brooklyn now face charges after ‘friending’ the wrong people.