Fort Greene

Surveillance footage of Brooklyn robbery (credit: DCPI)

Police: Man Attacks, Robs Woman In Brooklyn

Police say the suspect followed his victim into her apartment building in Fort Greene.

12/31/2011

Matsu (file / credit: Joan Hong)

Dognappings Rampant In Brooklyn; Reward Offered For Stolen Yorkie ‘Matsu’

Joan Hong says her Yorkie named Matsu was stolen off the street in Brooklyn. It is the third dognapping reported in the last month.

08/17/2011

The ShopKeep iPad system is seen in use - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 12, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Wine Shop Replaces Cash Register With iPad

One Brooklyn wine shop and grocery store is uncorking the wave of the future.

07/13/2011

Wrought iron fences

Exclusive: NYC Thieves With A Taste For Wrought Iron Fences

Fences are supposed to help protect your home, but now they’re being targeted by crooks. There’s a new wave of crime involving some Brooklyn homeowners’ wrought iron fences.

05/31/2011

Organic Clothing

Go Green: A Guide To Organic Style In NYC

No one said that reducing your carbon footprint meant wearing ugly shoes. If you’re on a mission to keep your closet environmentally friendly check out some of these sustainable shops in NYC.

CBS New York–04/22/2011

Rape Suspect Surveillance

NYPD Releases Surveillance Of B’Klyn Sex Attack Suspect

Police have released surveillance video of a man they said tried to rape at least three women late at night in Brooklyn in the past month.

02/04/2011

(Credit: AP)

Man Arrested In Brooklyn Basketball Court Shootings

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with a Jan. 14 shooting on an outdoor basketball court that wounded five teenagers in Brooklyn.

01/22/2011

John Lennon (credit: Getty Images)

Fans Honor John Lennon 30 Years After Murder

On the 30th anniversary of Lennon’s murder outside his Manhattan apartment building, admirers played his music nearby at Strawberry Fields and placed flowers on a mosaic named for his song “Imagine.”

12/08/2010

Police say a man from Fort Greene, Brooklyn was abducted and robbed by a man posing as a corrections officer on August 26, 2010.

Cops: Fake Corrections Officer Abducted, Robbed Brooklyn Man

Police are hunting down a man they say is posing as a New York City corrections officer. Investigators say the fraud forced a man into his car and then robbed him.

09/01/2010

When this light pole fell, police say a woman used it as an attempt to make some cash.

Exclusive: Video Sheds Light On Brooklyn Pole ‘Injury’

Sherin Brown claims she was injured by a falling light pole, but surveillance video exclusive to CBS 2 seems to tell another story — an attempt to make a quick buck.

08/30/2010

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