Crown Heights

A surveillance image of a suspect in the robbery of a deli in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Held Up Crown Heights Deli At Gunpoint

Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who held up a deli at gunpoint in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last week.

03/24/2015

Tyrek Riley, 15, fell to his death while reportedly trying to jump between buildings in Brooklyn on Thursday, March 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Boy, 15, Killed While Trying To Jump Between Roofs In Crown Heights

A 15-year-old boy was killed Thursday afternoon when he tried to jump from one rooftop to another in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, police said.

03/12/2015

Surveillance video of a suspect in the robbery of a gas station on Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Wednesday, March 4. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Took $500 In Crown Heights Gas Station Robbery

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who held up a gas station in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

03/04/2015

The CTeen International Shabbaton event for Jewish teens in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Jewish Teens From Around The World Gather In Brooklyn For Shabbaton Event

Jewish teens from around the world were in New York Friday, gathering, mingling and bonding for the even known as Chabad Shabbaton.

02/27/2015

Emergency responders on the scene of an apartment building fire in Crown Heights on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

10 Hurt In Fire At Crown Heights Apartment Building

Firefighters responded to the scene in Crown Heights just after 1:30 a.m. Thursday. The fire apparently started in a second-floor stairwell in a six story apartment building located 718 Saint Marks Avenue.

02/26/2015

Rivka Kutsy and her sister, Chaya Kutsy. (credit: NYPD)

Missing Brooklyn Sisters Found With Their Parents In Upstate New York

Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her 3-year-old sister, Chaya, were last seen at their home in Crown Heights on Jan. 31.

02/10/2015

Rivka Kutsy and her sister, Chaya Kutsy. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Missing Brooklyn Sisters

Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her sister, 3-year-old Chaya Kutsy, were last seen Jan. 31 at their home on Union Street in Crown Heights, police said.

02/09/2015

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NYPD: Man Propositioned, Attempted To Rape Woman In Crown Heights

Police in Brooklyn are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a woman in Crown Heights early Monday.

02/05/2015

Richard Rogers, 16, is wanted by the NYPD in connection with seven robberies in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In Robbery Spree In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Police identified a suspect Monday in a string of robberies – some of them at gunpoint – in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

01/19/2015

A surveillance image of three of the four men suspected in the robbery of an Uber driver in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. The man in the center is believed to have displayed a gun. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 4 Suspects Robbed Uber Driver In Crown Heights

Police were searching Tuesday for four suspects who robbed an Uber service driver in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

12/30/2014

An armed burglar was caught on surveillance camera in the home of Haim Mitnizki in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Armed Intruder Caught On Video Ransacking Brooklyn Home

Members of a Brooklyn family woke up Monday morning to find a shocking site on their home security monitor.

12/29/2014

Levi Rosenblatt (credit: Chabad)

Rabbinical Student Released From Hospital After Stabbing Inside Brooklyn Synagogue

A rabbinical student was released from the hospital Wednesday, about eight days after being stabbed by a man who was later shot and killed by police in a Brooklyn synagogue.

12/17/2014

A surveillance image of a man in a yellow skull mask who held up a deli in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Clerk Fought Back When Man In Skull Mask Held Up Brooklyn Deli

Police on Tuesday were searching for a man who held up a Crown Heights, Brooklyn deli this past weekend while clad in a mask showing a yellow skull.

12/16/2014

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio talks about plans for changes in police practices. (Credit: CBS2)

De Blasio To Jewish Leaders: Police Will Remain Vigilant After Stabbing

Mayor Bill de Blasio met with Jewish community leaders Thursday, with an assurance that police would remain vigilant in the wake of the stabbing at a Brooklyn synagogue.

12/11/2014

Police say a knife-wielding suspect who stabbed a student at the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic world headquarters in Crown Heights, Brooklyn was shot and killed by an officer on Dec. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD: Knife-Wielding Suspect Who Stabbed Student At Brooklyn Synagogue Fatally Shot By Police

A man wielding a knife who stabbed an Israeli student inside a Brooklyn synagogue was fatally shot by police early Tuesday morning when he refused to drop the knife, police said.

12/09/2014

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