Midwood

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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

FDNY Engine

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

A man says a dash cam saved him from getting an unjustified ticket in Midwood, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Brooklyn Driver Says Dash Cam Saved Him From Hefty Fine

He was pulling on his ear, not talking on his phone, but a Brooklyn driver says an on-board camera kept him from getting an unjustified ticket.

09/12/2014

These two are sought for an attack on a Brooklyn woman on July 27. 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Second Suspect Charged In Brutal Attack On Woman In Midwood, Brooklyn

A second suspect was arrested and charged Thursday night in a brutal attack on a woman in Midwood, Brooklyn.

07/31/2014

These two are sought for an attack on a Brooklyn woman on July 27. 2014. (credit: NYPD)

1 Suspect Charged, 1 Sought In Attack On Woman In Midwood

A suspect was charged Wednesday evening in a brutal attack on a woman in a Midwood, Brooklyn.

07/30/2014

These two are sought for an attack on a Brooklyn woman on July 27. 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Smiling Bandits Caught On Camera Attacking Brooklyn Woman In Elevator, Hallway

In surveillance video released by the police, the 18-year-old victim was walking into a building Sunday night at around 9:35 p.m. The suspects followed her in a few seconds later.

07/29/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Crushed, Killed In Brooklyn Forklift Accident

A worker was killed Tuesday when a forklift rolled back and crushed him in Brooklyn.

06/10/2014

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Police: 3 Injured In Early Morning Brooklyn Crash

The driver of a 2013 Acura slammed into a tree on Ocean Parkway between Avenue O and Avenue P in the Midwood section of Brooklyn at around 3:30 a.m., police said.

05/25/2014

Residents say holes like this one were left behind and never repaired, after a National Grid project in February. (Credit:CBS 2)

Midwood Residents Say National Grid Left Their Neighborhood A Mess And Never Cleaned Up

Residents in the Midwood section of Brooklyn are dealing with piles of gravel, uneven sidewalks, and holes in the ground thanks to a National Grid service repair.

04/21/2014

James Madison High School in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Security Tightened At 3 Brooklyn Schools After Social Media Threats

A school shooting threat made over social media has prompted police to beef up security at three high schools in Brooklyn.

02/27/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Early Morning Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Critical In Midwood

At 4:20 a.m., authorities responded to a report of shots fired at the corner of Ave I and East 16th Street in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.

01/18/2014

Midwood Brooklyn Assault Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In Reported Possible Knockout Attack

Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who punched a woman in the back of the head and knocked her down as she walked with her 7-year-old daughter in Brooklyn this past weekend.

12/24/2013

Knockout Game Arrest

Man Charged In Latest Alleged ‘Knockout Game’ Attack In Brooklyn

Four suspects were being held Saturday morning in a string of violent attacks in Brooklyn, known as the “knockout game.”

11/23/2013

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Kelly: Hate Crimes Unit Investigating Some Recent ‘Knockout’ Incidents

There have been seven so-called “knockout” or “polar bear” assaults in the Crown Heights and Midwood sections of Brooklyn since October, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Wednesday.

11/20/2013

Brooklyn Bus Groping Suspect

Police: Man Got On Bus In Brooklyn, Groped Driver

A search was under way Saturday morning for a suspect who allegedly groped the driver of a bus he was riding in Brooklyn.

11/09/2013

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