Prospect Lefferts Gardens

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Shooting Leaves 2 Men Wounded In Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn

Two men were shot and wounded late Monday afternoon in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn.

03/23/2015

Several people were injured in a multicar pileup in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, on March 8, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Several Hurt In Multicar Pileup In Brooklyn

The crash occurred around 5:20 a.m. on Flatbush Avenue near Empire Boulevard in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens.

03/08/2015

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

A look at the changing face of Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: The New Brooklyn

Brooklyn as a punchline? Forget about it. From real estate to job creation, New York’s most populous borough is hot and getting hotter. That means amazing opportunities, but also big challenges.

06/13/2014

Brooklyn Robbery Suspects

Police Seek 3 Suspects In Brooklyn Robbery Spree

Police on Tuesday were asking for the public’s help in finding three suspects wanted in a string of robberies in Brooklyn.

03/18/2014

Police are looking for this man in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in Brooklyn on Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Hunt For Suspect In Brooklyn Livery Cab Robbery

When they arrived to East 79th Street and Farragut Road in Canarsie, the suspect placed an unknown object to the driver’s throat and forced him to hand over his wallet and leave the car.

11/18/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Man, 2 Women Shot In Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn

A man and two women were shot and wounded early Saturday in the Prospect-Lefferts Gardens section of Brooklyn.

07/13/2013

Air Conditioner (credit: CBS 2)

Con Ed Asks Some Brooklyn Residents To Turn Air Conditioners Off

Tuesday was a scorcher throughout the Tri-State Area, but Con Edison has advised some Brooklyn residents to keep their air conditioners turned off.

06/25/2013

Kevon Brown (credit: NYPD)

Police Charge Man With Murder, Assault In Brooklyn Triple Shooting

Just before 3:30 p.m. Sunday, police said Kevon Brown opened fire on two men on Lenox Road in Prospect Lefferts Gardens. A 25-year-old man was hit in the torso and a 42-year-old man was shot in the torso and leg, police said.

06/04/2013

Shooting suspect Raheem Simon (NYPD/Twitter)

Multiple Shootings Reported In 48 Hours In NYC

The attacks include three fatalities on Sunday, another three on Saturday, a triple shooting in Prospect Lefferts Gardens and a shooting in Bedford-Styuvesant that left an 11-year-old girl severely injured.

06/03/2013

Lenox Road, Brooklyn Shooting

3 Men Shot In Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

Three people were shot Sunday afternoon in the Prospect-Lefferts Gardens section of Brooklyn.

06/02/2013

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

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Man Found Shot Dead In Cargo Van In Brooklyn

A man was found shot to death in broad daylight Tuesday in the Prospect Lefferts Gardens section of Brooklyn.

04/09/2013

Mugshot of Salvatore Perrone from 2001. (credit: Handout)

Alleged Gunman Indicted In Murders Of 3 Brooklyn Shopkeepers

The suspect in the murders of three Brooklyn shopkeepers was indicted Tuesday on first-degree murder charges.

11/27/2012

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