East New York

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sources: Bomb Threats Called Into 2 NYPD Precincts

While police investigate the origin of the threats, security has been stepped up at all station houses following the fatal shooting of two NYPD officers.

12/23/2014

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

Man Found Stabbed To Death In East New York Building

A man was found stabbed to death early Wednesday in an East New York, Brooklyn building.

12/17/2014

A blackout affected the entire Spring Creek Towers complex in Brooklyn on Wednesday, Dec. 10. (Credit: KYBO LOSO)

Spring Creek Towers Complex Loses Power; More Than 1,000 Apartments In The Dark

The sprawling Spring Creek Towers apartment complex in East New York, Brooklyn lost power Wednesday evening.

12/10/2014

Police investigate the shooting of a 9-month-old baby at an apartment complex on Sutter Avenue. (credit: CBS2)

Parents Charged After Brooklyn Baby Struck By Bullet

The father, Pedro Rosales, 47, was behind bars at the 75th precinct station Sunday morning in connection with the shooting. The mother, Jessica Aguilar, 24, is also facing charges for failing to supervise.

11/23/2014

Guns recovered after a suspect was apprehended in a robbery in East New York, Brooklyn on Friday, Nov. 21. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Robbery Suspect, Guns Found After Stolen Car Flips Over In Brooklyn

Police caught up to a suspect in a robbery in East New York, Brooklyn Friday afternoon, after the victim’s allegedly stolen car flipped over more than a mile and a half away.

11/21/2014

The NYPD is investigating a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn that left one man dead on Nov. 20, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: Officer Accidentally Shot Unarmed Man While Opening Door With Gun In Hand

An unarmed and unsuspecting man was shot in the chest and killed by a rookie police officer in the inside the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing complex late Thursday, and police officials have said it appeared to be accidental.

11/21/2014

A surveillance image of a group of men who police believe attacked and beat a man in East New York, Brooklyn on Monday, Nov. 3. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Mob Of About 7 Attacked, Beat Man In East New York, Brooklyn

Police on Saturday were asking for assistance from the public in finding a mob of men who attacked and beat a man and took his wallet in East New York, Brooklyn.

11/15/2014

Police say a man was fatally stabbed inside a Domino's Pizza in Brooklyn on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Several Sought After Man Fatally Stabbed Inside Brooklyn Domino’s Pizza

It happened Tuesday when police were called to a Domino’s on Pitkin Avenue on a report of a stabbing.

11/12/2014

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

(Credit: CBS 2)

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

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