Crown Heights

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

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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Police: Mob Of Men Attacked, Attempted To Rob Victims In Crown Heights Subway Station

The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying and locating suspects wanted in connection with an attempted robbery in Crown Heights.

11/15/2014

Generic car crash graphic (Credit: AP)

Brooklyn DA: 2 Drivers Indicted Over Death Of Passenger In DWI Crash

Richard Roman-Santos and Gerrard Herbert, both 32 years old and of Brooklyn, are facing a 26-count indictment.

10/29/2014

Gwendolyn Reyes, 21, was attacked in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Oct. 2. (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Men Arrested In Connection With Brutal Attack On Aspiring Model In Crown Heights

Two men were arrested Thursday and one suspect remains at large in connection with the vicious attack of a women in Brooklyn that caught on surveillance video.

10/23/2014

A woman is attack in Crown Heights on Oct. 2, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Suspects Sought In Brooklyn Attack Caught On Video

The search continues for three suspects caught on surveillance video viciously attacking a women in Brooklyn.

10/21/2014

Police say Gwendolyn Reyes, 21, was beat up and robbed for her cell phone in Brooklyn. (Credit: Reyes Family)

Police: 3 Men Caught On Video Attacking Woman In Brooklyn

The incident took place at 2:30 a.m. Oct. 2 on Franklin Avenue near Prospect Place in Crown Heights.

10/20/2014

Residents of the Jewish Hospital apartment complex in Crown Heights protest against a plan to rent units for market rates. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn Apartment Complex Residents Protest Planned Rent Hikes

After being denied a tax abatement by the city, Alma Realty plans to convert many of the 700 rent-stabilized units at the Jewish Hospital apartment complex in Crown Heights to market rates.

10/19/2014

Mitch Pope says he was attacked by a hammer wielding suspect in his Crown Heights building. (Credit: CBS 2)

Crown Heights Hammer Attack Being Investigated As Possible Hate Crime

The victim said that the beating happened during the day in his apartment building. On Tuesday night, the attack was being investigated as a possible hate crime.

10/14/2014

A Brooklyn shop owner says his business was torn apart by a group of rowdy teenagers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For Teen Suspects Who Vandalized Brooklyn Deli

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and other elected and interfaith religious leaders gathered Tuesday to denounce a recent attack by a group of teens who ransacked a Crown Heights deli and butcher shop.

10/14/2014

Police are on the hunt for a suspect who shot and killed a man riding a bicycle in Brooklyn (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Seeks Suspect Who Fatally Shot Bicyclist In Brooklyn

The 31-year-old man was shot in the head while riding down Union Street near Utica Avenue in Crown Heights.

10/12/2014

Human remains were found in the back of this residence in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Thursday, Oct. 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Find Human Remains Buried In Brooklyn Yard

Police were digging in a yard in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn Thursday evening, after an informant tipped them off that human remains were buried there.

10/09/2014

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Brooklyn Landlord Agrees To Settlement On Rent-Stabilized Apartments

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday that landlord Yeshaya Wasserman agreed to end the reported harassment and intimidation of tenants in Flatbush and Crown Heights.

10/08/2014

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