19 Arrests In Prostitution Crackdown At Brooklyn Massage ParlorsNineteen people have been arrested and a dozen Brooklyn massage parlors have been closed in a prostitution crackdown, authorities said.
Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes To Star In New CBS Reality SeriesThe six-part series called "Brooklyn D.A." will air on CBS beginning May 21.
Brooklyn DA Wants Special Prosecutor To Investigate Sex Harassment Claims Against Assemblyman Vito LopezHynes wants the special prosecutor to avoid any appearance of impropriety, since his re-election bids have been backed by a group Lopez heads.
4 Men Charged With Intimidating Witnesses In Connection With Rabbi's Sex Abuse CaseFour men have been charged with intimidating witnesses in an Ultra-Orthodox sex abuse case involving a spiritual adviser accused of molesting a teenage girl for years.
Landlords Indicted In Brooklyn Fire That Killed 5 People In 2010The indictment charges that the tenants could not escape the fire on Jan. 30, 2010 because the owners had set up illegal partitions that blocked their way out of the building in Bensonhurst.
Brooklyn Man Accused Of Raping Orthodox Jewish Woman Freed Year After Accuser RecantsDarrell Dula, 25, has been freed from jail and is now back with his brother and 3-year-old son in Crown Heights.
Prosecutors: Sheepshead Bay-Based Prostitution Ring BustedA prostitution ring that was based in Brooklyn but did a brisk business on the internet has been busted, prosecutors said.
Home Health Aide Convicted Of Abusing Elderly PatientA home health aide has been convicted of brutalizing an 86-year-old Brooklyn woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s, leaving her on the floor while she watched television.
Brooklyn Forms Hate Crime Task Force