Midwood

A suspect in a burglary in Midwood, Brooklyn on Monday, June 22. A family of 11 was asleep in the targeted house at the time. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect Caught On Camera Breaking Into Brooklyn Home As Family Slept

A bold criminal was caught on camera breaking into a home in Midwood, Brooklyn, and a family of 11 inside had no idea what was happening as they slept.

06/22/2015

A serious accident near Kings Highway at East 34th Street in Midwood, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYCPHOTOG)

Midwood Residents Say Traffic Circle Is An Accident Waiting To Happen

Cars are running through red lights and barely missing each other according to people living near one Brooklyn intersection. They say it’s happening all too often, but their complaints may be going unheard.

04/20/2015

Swastikas were found scrawled on doors in a Midwood, Brooklyn building on Monday, March 30. (Credit: CBS2)

Swastikas Found Scrawled On Brooklyn Apartment Doors

The NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force was investigating Monday, after swastikas were found sketched on apartment doors in Midwood, Brooklyn.

03/30/2015

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Police Searching For Man Who Robbed Brooklyn Liquor Store Of $1,000

Police are looking for a man who robbed a Brooklyn liquor store Friday night.

03/28/2015

A Brooklyn community is reeling after a deadly fire claimed the lives of seven children. (Credit: Sasoon Family Friend)

Funeral Services Held For Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire

Funerals were held on Sunday for the seven brothers and sisters who were killed in a tragic Brooklyn fire.

03/22/2015

Seven children were killed in a fire in Midwood, Brooklyn on March 21, 2015. (Credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

FDNY: 7 Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire Caused By Malfunctioning Hot Plate

The dead are children ranging in age from 5 to 15 years old, and they are believed to be family members, New York Fire Department spokesman Jim Long said.

03/21/2015

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

Private Bus Strikes, Kills Man In Midwood, Brooklyn

A man was struck and killed by a private bus in Midwood, Brooklyn Friday afternoon.

02/20/2015

Surveillance video showed a security guard at a Brooklyn yeshiva roughing up a man who walked in without permission. (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Yeshiva Headmaster Defends Security Guard Who Roughed Up Man

Shocking video captured a school guard in Midwood, Brooklyn hurling another man who entered a yeshiva while children were inside.

02/18/2015

A suspected shoplifted was chased down by a state senator and two sanitation workers, among others, in Midwood, Brooklyn on Thursday, Jan. 29. (Credit: CBS2)

State Senator, Sanitation Workers Help Nab Shoplifting Suspect In Midwood, Brooklyn

A wild pursuit ended in Midwood, Brooklyn ended with a shoplifting suspect in handcuffs Thursday afternoon – but it wasn’t police who caught him.

01/29/2015

Surveillance video of a woman wanted for questioning in connection with the robbery of a jewelry store on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Woman Wanted For Questioning In Brooklyn Smash-And-Grab Jewelry Robbery

Investigators believe the woman may have helped two men get inside and rob Farah’s Gold and Diamond jewelry back on Dec. 3.

12/19/2014

A man was struck and killed by a subway train at the Avenue M stop in Midwood, Brooklyn on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: Joey Baghdadi, via Instagram)

Subway Train Strikes, Kills Man In Midwood, Brooklyn

A man was struck and killed by a subway train in Midwood, Brooklyn Thursday evening.

12/18/2014

Surveillance video of two men wanted for robbing a jewelry store on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Want To Question Woman In Brooklyn Smash-And-Grab Jewelry Robbery

Police said Thursday that a woman was wanted for questioning in the smash-and-grab robbery of a jewelry store in Midwood, Brooklyn earlier this month.

12/18/2014

About 70 tires were slashed in Brooklyn on Dec. 14, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Tires Slashed On 40 Cars In Brooklyn

Police said cars were targeted in the vicinity of Quentin Road to Avenue S and East 17th Street to Bedford Avenue between midnight and 2 a.m. Sunday.

12/14/2014

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Brooklyn Drivers Claim Protruding Manhole Covers Causing Tire Trouble

As the Department of Transportation lays the ground work to repave Ocean Avenue, like most repaving jobs, manhole covers have been left sticking out above the roadway.

11/20/2014

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Woman, 86, Hit By Fire Truck On Emergency Call In Brooklyn

An 86-year-old woman suffered serious injuries Friday after being struck by a fire truck in Midwood, Brooklyn.

10/03/2014

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