Fort Greene

A surveillance image of a man police believe threw a firework into an NYPD squad car, and set it on fire, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Threw Firework Into Squad Car, Set It On Fire, In Brooklyn

Police were on the hunt Monday for a suspect who threw a firework into a marked NYPD squad car in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

17 hours ago

A suspect who police believe fired a gun into the air and struck a window in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Fired Gun Into Air, Struck Window In Fort Greene

Police were searching Tuesday night for a suspect who fired a gun in the air several times, and struck an apartment window, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/30/2015

An SUV flipped on its side after striking several parked cars in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, on June 7, 2015. (Credit: @NYRRT/Twitter)

Police: 2 Hurt As SUV Slams Into Several Cars In Brooklyn

The driver of an SUV ran a red light at Cumberland Street and Lafayette Avenue in Fort Greene just before 2 a.m., police told CBS2’s Ilana Gold.

06/07/2015

Artists installed this bust of Edward Snowden at the Prison Ship Martyr's Monument in Brooklyn on Apr. 6, 2015. (credit: Aymann Ismail/Animal New York)

Parks Advocates Demand NYPD Returns Edward Snowden Statue Removed From Brooklyn Park

Park advocates are demanding the NYPD return a statue of Edward Snowden that was confiscated from a Brooklyn park last week.

04/14/2015

Artists installed this bust of Edward Snowden at the Prison Ship Martyr's Monument in Brooklyn on Apr. 6, 2015. (credit: Aymann Ismail/Animal New York)

Artists Install Massive Bust Of Edward Snowden At Prison Ship Martyrs Monument In Brooklyn

According to the report, the sculpture weighs 100 pounds and was attached in a way that will make it easy to remove.

04/06/2015

Community activist Tony Herbert (left) and Dahlia Espada (right) speaks out after her son was attacked near Atlantic Mall in Brooklyn (Credit: CBS2)

Mother Calls For Justice After Son Beaten By Group Of Teens In Brooklyn

Dahlia Espada said her 14-year-old son was beaten up by the group while walking to a subway station near the mall in Fort Greene.

03/18/2015

A surveillance image of a vehicle allegedly driven by two men who tried to pick up a 10-year-old girl in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Suspects, SUV In Attempted Child Luring In Brooklyn

Police said a 10-year-old girl was walking down the street when she was approached by two men in a BMW X3 SUV who asked her if she wanted to get inside the car.

03/13/2015

A surveillance image of a vehicle allegedly driven by two men who tried to pick up a 10-year-old girl in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Men Tried To Get Girl, 10, Into SUV In Fort Greene, Brooklyn

Police on Thursday were searching for two suspects who allegedly tried to pick up a 10-year-old girl in Fort Greene, Brooklyn earlier this week.

03/12/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Shot Dead In Fort Greene Public Housing Development

A man was shot and killed in the middle of the day Thursday in a public housing development in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

02/19/2015

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Mayor’s Office: City Exceeded Targets In Funding Affordable Housing In 2014

The city financed the creation of more than 17,300 affordable housing units during 2014, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office announced Thursday.

01/15/2015

Cans left behind by the victim of a brutal Brooklyn sexual assault. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Elderly Woman Violently Sexually Assaulted On New Year’s Day

Police were working Friday night, to track down the man who dragged an elderly woman to a stairwell and attacked her in her own neighborhood.

01/02/2015

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Police Search For 3 Suspects In Fort Greene Robbery

Police are searching for three suspects in connection with a burglary in the Fort Greene/Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn.

10/14/2014

Abby Weissman's webcam captured video of a woman not cleaning up after her dog. (credit: South Oxford Street Block Association)

Fort Greene Residents Go After Dog Walkers Who Fail To Scoop The Poop

Residents of the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn have set up a “Dog Walkers Hall of Shame,” in an effort to catch those who fail to clean up after their pets on video or camera and post them online.

08/11/2014

Police found a stash of ATVs, dirt bikes and handguns, and a separate stash of cash and heroin, after executing warrants in Brooklyn on Monday, July 14. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest 3, Find Stashes Of Dirt Bikes, Guns And Heroin In Brooklyn

Information from a man who had been stopped for allegedly riding an all-terrain vehicle on the sidewalk led police to a locker full of ATVs, dirt bikes and loaded guns – and a separate stash of heroin and cash – in Brooklyn this week.

07/15/2014

A surveillance image of a woman wanted in the snatching of a purse in a Fort Greene, Brooklyn restaurant. (Credit: NYPD)

Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In Brooklyn

A 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/24/2014

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