Coney Island Beach Closed For Several Hours To Swimmers After Reported Shark SightingNew York City Parks Department officials closed the beach for several hours to swimmers after reports of a shark in the waters off of Coney Island beach in Brooklyn.
34th Annual Mermaid Parade Steps Off In Coney IslandThe parade features marching bands and participants in hand-made mermaid and sea creature costumes.
Teen Given 19 Years To Life For Setting Mattress Fire That Killed Cop In Coney IslandThere was a standing ovation from dozens of NYPD officers after Marcell Dockery was sentenced to 19 years to life in prison for murder.
Coney Island Residents Concerned New Concert Venue Will Create Traffic NightmareBig name artists like Sting, the Beach Boys, and Ziggy Marley are scheduled to perform, but the concerts are already hitting a sour note with some residents.
NYPD: Man Robbed At Knifepoint Near Brooklyn Home DepotPolice are searching for three suspects who allegedly robbed a man at knifepoint in Brooklyn earlier this year.
Nathan's Famous Celebrating 100 Years With 5-Cent Hot DogsNathan's will be selling hot dogs at their original price of 5 cents at its iconic location on the corner of Surf and Stillwell avenues between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday.
Teen Convicted In 2014 Coney Island Fire That Left NYPD Officer DeadA Brooklyn teenager was convicted of murder and arson Thursday for setting a fire that left a police officer dead in a Coney Island, Brooklyn building.
Police Rescue Kayaker In Sinking Vessel Off Coney IslandPolice responded to a 911 call about a sinking kayak shortly before 10 a.m. Saturday.
Jurors Hear Teen's Confession Of Setting Fire That Killed NYPD Officer Because He Was 'Bored'A teenage boy’s confession was played in court Friday, in his trial for allegedly setting a fire that killed a police officer in Coney Island, Brooklyn.
Injured Officer Testifies In Trial Of Teen Accused Of Setting Deadly Coney Island Building FireDramatic testimony was heard Monday in the trial of a teen accused of intentionally setting a deadly fire that in Coney Island, Brooklyn.
NYPD: Woman At Coney Island Bus Stop Grazed By BulletThe 57-year-old victim was standing at West 33rd Street and Mermaid Avenue when she got caught in an exchange of gunfire between two cars Thursday night, police said.
Girl, 17, On Life Support After Brooklyn Beating; 1 Suspect ChargedA teenage girl from Brooklyn was on life support Tuesday night after being viciously beaten, and calls for justice were mounting.