Metropolitan Avenue

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of $75 from the Congregation Adas Yereim synagogue in Kew Gardens, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole From Donation Box At Kew Gardens, Queens Synagogue

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who stole $75 from a donation box at a synagogue in Kew Gardens, Queens.


A wide, deep sinkhole opened up in the middle of Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Wednesday, June 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Wide, Deep Sinkhole Opens In Middle Of Williamsburg Roadway

Traffic was snagged in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Wednesday afternoon, after a sinkhole estimated at 6 feet deep opened up in the middle of Driggs Avenue.


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Citation Thrown Out For Man Who Said Dashcam Proved He Was Wrongfully Ticketed

A Brooklyn man ticketed for making a left turn from the wrong lane – and recorded his confrontation with a police officer on a dashcam – has had his ticket dismissed.


FDNY truck (file/credit: Getty Images)

2 Fires Break Out Hours Apart On Same Floor Of Brooklyn Building

Two fires broke out only hours apart in the very same building in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


Queens Robbery Suspect

Suspect Wanted In Robberies Of 3 Women In Queens

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in the robberies of three women in Queens.


Brooklyn Attempted Rape Surveillance

Search On For Suspect In Williamsburg Attempted Rape

Police on Tuesday were asking from help from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


Forest Hills

Rash Of Break-Ins Rocks Forest Hills, Queens

Since late February, thieves have hit nine homes between Metropolitan Avenue and Fleet Street, and between 69th and Continental avenues, police said.


Bank Robbery Suspect

NYPD Seeks Suspect Who Robbed 4 Queens Banks

The NYPD was searching Wednesday evening for the suspect who robbed four different banks around Queens between July and just this past Saturday.

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Police: Bicyclist Killed In Hit-And-Run In Brooklyn

The 26-year-old victim was found lying on the ground on Metropolitan Avenue near Stewart Avenue around 5:15 a.m. Monday in Linden Hill, police said.


A police car is seen behind the truck of the alleged hit-and-run driver in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Charged With DWI After Allegedly Striking 90-Year-Old In Brooklyn

Authorities announced the arrest of 47-year-old Hernan Diaz Thursday night. Diaz faces charges of DWI, vehicular assault and leaving the scene of an accident.


Beer and a Movie (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880,

Want Booze With Your Movie? Head To Williamsburg’s Nitehawk Cinema

It is now legal to purchase alcoholic beverages in movie theaters in New York.