100 Security Cameras Going Up In Brooklyn Communities In Response To Leiby Kletzky MurderThe taxpayer-funded security system will augment an already insular ultra-Orthodox community that has its own volunteer police force, ambulances and schools.
Levi Aron Gets 40 To Life In Murder, Dismemberment Of Leiby KletzkyLevi Aron was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison in the death of Leiby Kletzky. The 36-year-old pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and kidnapping earlier this month.
Some Wondering Why 'Leiby Kletzky Security Initiative' Has Yet To Take FlightThe big worry is that the powerful Orthodox Jewish group administering the program will insist that a rabbi grant permission before authorities are notified of sex abuse or domestic violence accusations.
Levi Aron Pleads Guilty In Murder Of Leiby Kletzky Levi Aron pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and kidnapping.
Sources: Levi Aron, Accused Killer Of Leiby Kletzky, To Plead GuiltyThe family has agreed to the deal, as they have no desire to recount their pain through a trial, sources told 1010 WiNS' Juliet Papa. Aron will reportedly be sentenced to 40 years-to-life in prison for last summer's brutal murder.
Pilot Program Named After Leiby Kletzky To Put Security Cameras In Borough Park, FlatbushThe $1 million pilot program funded by a grant from State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos will purchase about 150 security cameras, to be placed in the Borough Park and Flatbush neighborhoods of Brooklyn.
WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 8 – Leiby KletzkyAt WCBS Newsradio 880, we've been counting down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011. Number 8, suggested by a listener on our Facebook page, is the most horrific story most of us can remember covering.
The 11 Most Talked About Stories Of 2011From a protest that swept New York, the nation and the world, to a social media-based political sex scandal, CBSNewYork.com is taking a look back at the most captivating stories of 2011.
Lawyer For Accused Killer Levi Aron Says Inbreeding Partially To Blame For Crime "Everybody knows when blood relations have offspring there can be genetic defects," attorney Howard Greenberg said, adding that "it's something that needs to be investigated."
Defense: Levi Aron's Confession In 8-Year-Old's Killing CoercedLevi Aron's defense attorneys said authorities told him what to write down when he allegedly confessed to the crime.
Golden, Malliotakis Want Increased Penalties For Child PredatorsIn the wake of the death of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky of Brooklyn, lawmakers are calling for a new law that would toughen penalties against child predators.
'Safe Stop' Program Kicks Off In Brooklyn Following Leiby Kletzky's DeathThe Brooklyn district attorney's office began placing special stickers in storefront windows Tuesday letting children know it is a safe place to go for help in the event of an emergency.