Cypress Hills Houses

Officer Jamil Sarwar

Suspect Arrested In July 4 Shooting That Wounded NYPD Officer

Police have arrested a suspect in the July 4 shooting of an NYPD officer at the Cypress Hills Houses in Brooklyn.


Surveillance video of a person of interest sought in connection with the shooting of a Brooklyn cop on Thursday,  July 4, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Persons Of Interest Sought In Connection With Shooting Of Brooklyn Cop

Officer Jamil Sarwar was hit in the leg shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday night at the Cypress Hills houses in East New York.


Cypress Hills Houses Seized Gun

Police Arrest Gun-Toting Man In Brooklyn After Gun Falls Down Pants Leg

Nary a shot was fired earlier this week when police arrested a man toting a semiautomatic handgun in a Brooklyn public housing development.


Cypress Hills Houses (file/via

Dozens Charged In East New York Drug Trafficking Ring

There have been more than a dozen shootings in past year and a half at the Cypress Hills Houses, including two murders.