Crown Heights

A look at the changing face of Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: The New Brooklyn

Brooklyn as a punchline? Forget about it. From real estate to job creation, New York’s most populous borough is hot and getting hotter. That means amazing opportunities, but also big challenges.

06/13/2014

One of the men who police believe is responsible for a series of robberies in Brooklyn and Queens. (Credit: DCPI)

Search is On For Three Men Wanted In Connection With Series Of Robberies In Brooklyn, Queens

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying three men involved with a series of robberies that took place in Brooklyn and Queens.

06/10/2014

Tenants protest in Crown Heights (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Tenants Protest, Demand More Protections To End Displacement

Hundreds of tenants joined forces with the Crown Heights Tenant Union to call for strengthened tenant protections in order to end displacement and what they call systematic rent overcharges.

06/07/2014

Sundance Oliver

Police Name Suspect In Crown Heights Robberies, Shooting

Police have identified a suspect in a string of gunpoint robberies, and a shooting, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

06/05/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

1010 WINS: Several Injured In Weekend Shootings In NYC

At least 13 people were wounded in nine separate shootings over the weekend across the city.

06/01/2014

Police: 4 People Shot In Crown Heights

Police told 1010 WINS the three men and one woman were shot at St. John’s Park in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.

05/31/2014

Police say this man was seen on surveillance cameras running from the scene of a deadly Crown Heights shooting. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops Seek Man Seen Running From Scene Of Fatal Brooklyn Shooting

Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a deadly shooting that took place in Brooklyn, on Thursday.

05/31/2014

580 Crown Street in Brooklyn. (credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

Toddler Dies After Fall From Window In Brooklyn

A toddler who fell from a sixth–floor window and landed on a third-floor balcony in Brooklyn on Wednesday died from his injuries, police told 1010 WINS.

05/21/2014

Bernard M. Baruch Houses, part of New York City Housing Authority (credit: NYCHA)

NYCHA To Elderly Residents: Take A Smaller Apartment Or Be Evicted

A fight has erupted between elderly New York City residents, and city officials who said the residents need to move into smaller apartments.

05/02/2014

A Brooklyn mother is accused of leaving her three young children home alone (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn Mother Accused Of Leaving 3 Children Home Alone

Jasmine Torres has been charged with three counts of child endangerment.

04/27/2014

Police tape marks off the street in Crown Heights where a 5-year-old boy was struck and killed while crossing the street. (Credit: Peter Gerber)

Police: Driver Charged After Boy Struck, Killed By Minivan In Crown Heights

Elizabeth Mayard, 23, is charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death, reckless driving and other traffic violations, police said.

03/17/2014

Police tape marks off the street in Crown Heights where a 5-year-old boy was struck and killed while crossing the street. (Credit: Peter Gerber)

Boy, 5, Struck And Killed By Minivan In Crown Heights

The boy was walking with a group of people but broke away from them and cut between cars on Empire Boulevard, according to police.

03/16/2014

NYPD Squad Car

Witness’ Photo Leads Police To Alleged Driver In Lower East Side Hit-And-Run

Police this week caught up with a driver who allegedly struck and injured a man on the Lower East Side, after a witness snapped a photo of the driver and provided it to officers.

03/01/2014

Police Shooting, Crown Heights

Police Officer Shot 3 Times In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

An NYPD officer was shot in both legs Wednesday afternoon in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

02/26/2014

Crown Heights police-involved shooting (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Injured In Crown Heights Police-Involved Shooting

The police officers were called to the apartment in Crown Heights for an alleged domestic dispute.

02/22/2014

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