Maple Street

A woman was shot and wounded while getting mail in this Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn foyer on Friday, Feb. 13. (Credit: CBS2)

Search On For Suspect Who Shot Woman, 19, As She Got Mail In Brooklyn

Police late Friday were looking for a suspect who shot a young woman while she was getting her mail in Brooklyn.

02/13/2015

Crown Heights Mentally Ill Housing Site

Crown Heights Residents Decry Planned Mental Health Housing On Block

Controversy has erupted in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, where a local nonprofit plans to build a facility that will predominantly house people who are mentally ill.

09/30/2013

Brooklyn Mailbox Thefts

Postal Inspector: Brooklyn Mailbox Targeted By Thieves Is Now Safe To Use

The U.S. Postal Service said a corner mailbox in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn was safe to use Tuesday, after thieves targeted the box in a fishing scheme.

04/30/2013

Mailbox

Post Office Issues Warning After Thieves Begin Fishing From Brooklyn Mailbox

It’s fishing season in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn – but not in the sense of catching actual fish.

04/29/2013