Rogers Avenue

Surveillance video of a suspect ripping off a woman's purse in Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Caught On Video Ripping Off Woman’s Purse In Flatbush, Brooklyn

Police released surveillance video late Friday of a man ripping a purse off a woman with her young child nearby in Brooklyn.

07/17/2015

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

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Search Continues For Mother After Paramedics Save Newborn In Brooklyn

Paramedics worked a miracle on a Brooklyn street last night after a young mother handed the lifeless body of her newborn baby girl to a stranger.

03/15/2012

Fatal stabbing/stock photo

3 Stabbed, 1 Fatally, In Brooklyn

Police said they responded to a 911 call at 2:25 a.m. about an assault at Fenimore Street and Rogers Avenue where police found the three stabbing victims.

01/30/2011