East New York

7 firefighters suffered smoke inhalation while battling a warehouse fire in Brooklyn on Oct. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

7 Firefighters Suffer Smoke Inhalation Battling Warehouse Fire In Brooklyn

The fire broke out around 1 a.m. Thursday at the Belmont Metals Company on Belmont Avenue in East New York.

10/23/2014

A man found himself stabbed on the L Train at Livonia Avenue in East New York, Brooklyn on Wednesday, Oct. 8. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Stabbed Following Quarrel On Subway In Brooklyn

A man was in serious condition Wednesday night, after he was stabbed following a quarrel on the subway in Brooklyn.

10/08/2014

Vehicle involved in hit-and-run crash in East New York on Sept. 13, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Man Critical, Woman Injured In East New York Hit-And-Run Crash

Police said the SUV struck a 27-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman on Seaview Avenue near Louisiana Avenue in East New York just before 2 a.m.

09/13/2014

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Brooklyn Residents Concerned With Uptick In Gun Violence As Stop And Frisks All But Disappear

Police in East New York and Brownsville have basically done away with stop and frisks in the first half of 2014.

08/16/2014

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Girl Who Survived East New York Apartment Stabbing Speaks Publicly For First Time

Showing off her dance moves and speaking publicly for the first time, Mikayla Capers told CBS 2’s Janelle Burrell what she’s looking forward to most this upcoming school year.

08/09/2014

Daniel St. Hubert, charged in a stabbing that killed 6-year-old P.J. Avitto and wounded 7-year-old Mikayla Capers, appears in Brooklyn Court via a video feed from Bellevue Hospital on Friday, Aug. 8. (Credit: CBS 2)

Judge Finds Brooklyn Child Stabbing Suspect Fit To Stand Trial

The man accused of stabbing two children in a Brooklyn public housing development elevator – killing one – was found fit to stand trial on Friday.

08/08/2014

Surveillance video shows the suspect walking up to the the unidentified 41-year-old victim and opening fire.

Surveillance Video Shows Man Getting Shot In Face In Brooklyn

Police are searching for a man who they said shot another man in the face in Brooklyn. The incident occurred around 8:15 p.m. Sunday on Stanley Avenue in East New York.

07/29/2014

A look at the apartment where 3 children were critically injured in a fire in East New York on July 29, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Children Hurt In Brooklyn Apartment Fire

The blaze broke out just after 11 a.m. at an eight-story building on Loring Avenue in East New York.

07/29/2014

People Organizing and Working for Empowerment and Respect says this photo shows an NYPD officer placing Rosan Miller in a choke hold. (Credit: Handout)

Group Accuses NYPD Officer Of Placing Pregnant Woman In Choke Hold

An East New York advocacy group held a news conference Monday announcing that it has video and photos of a cop placing the 7-months pregnant woman in a choke hold.

07/28/2014

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Victims’ Family Members Crowd Courtroom As Brooklyn Stabbing Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

An ex-convict accused of viciously stabbing two children – leaving one dead – pleaded not guilty Wednesday in a Brooklyn courtroom full of furious family members.

07/02/2014

Authorities investigate a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on June 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Hurt After Police-Involved Shooting In Brooklyn

It happened around 4:30 a.m. at Liberty Avenue and Van Siclen Avenue in East New York.

06/16/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officer Fires Shot At Man Who Allegedly Pointed Gun In East New York

An officer fired a shot at a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers in East New York, Brooklyn early Sunday, police said.

06/15/2014

Prince Joshua "P.J." Avitto, 6, and Mikayla Capers, 7. (credit: CBS 2)

Great-Grandmother Of Girl Attacked In Elevator Speaks On Her Recovery

Nearly two weeks ago, Daniel St. Hubert allegedly stabbed Capers and her best friend, 6-year-old Prince Joshua “P.J.” Avitto inside an elevator at the Boulevard Houses in East New York.

06/14/2014

Police say Tanaya Copeland was pronounced dead after being found unconscious and unresponsive in East New York. (Credit: CBS 2)

Funeral For Brooklyn Woman Who May Be Alleged Victim Of Child Stabbing Suspect

Services will be held Wednesday for 18-year-old Tanaya Copeland.

06/11/2014

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

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