Ditmas Park

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Police: Armed Suspects Barged Into Ditmas Park Restaurant, Demanded Money From Patrons

Police are searching for suspects in a frightening series of robberies in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.

11/14/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Boy, 13, Struck By School Safety Van In Kensington, Brooklyn

A 13-year-old boy was struck and wounded by school safety van in Kensington, Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon.

11/12/2014

Ditmas Park fatal home invasion (CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man Shot Dead During Home Invasion In Ditmas Park

The incident took place at 379 Rugby Road at around 10:45 a.m.

10/15/2014

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

Emergency crews responded to a report of a smoke condition on a school bus at Ocean Avenue and Dorechester Road in Brooklyn on May 27, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Several Students Hurt After Firecracker Set Off On School Bus In Brooklyn

Just before 7:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a smoke condition on the bus at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Dorchester Road in Ditmas Park.

05/27/2014

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‘11-Seven Food Mart’ Owner Concerned As 7-Eleven Lands In Neighborhood

Some residents were looking forward to shopping at the 7-Eleven but stressed the importance of supporting local businesses.

10/16/2013

Many cars with Iowa license plates are taking up valuable parking spots in one Brooklyn neighborhood, and the locals are none too pleased. (Photo: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigation: Brooklyn Neighborhood Overrun By Iowa License Plates, But Why?

Residents in one Brooklyn neighborhood were upset they could not find street parking, so they complained — and that triggered a multi-state investigation.

08/30/2013

Scene Where Tree Fell On Couple In Ditmas Park (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Couple Walking Dog Killed By Falling Tree In Ditmas Park

Neighbors said the couple was apparently out walking their dog Monday night when residents said they heard trees falling.

10/30/2012

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Cops: Brooklyn Residents On Edge Due To Broad Daylight Burglaries

A brazen burglar was caught by surveillance cameras recently breaking into Picket Fence restaurant on Cortelyou Road in Ditmas Park before ripping off $2,500 from two cash registers around 7 a.m. Monday morning, police said.

07/13/2012

PS 139 playground in Ditmas Park (Photo/Al Jones reports)

Playground Noise Getting On B’klyn Residents’ Nerves

When you live across from a school you expect some noise but residents on Argyle Road in Brooklyn said Friday the screaming kids are getting on their nerves and now they’re threatening to take legal action.

12/10/2010