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Police said the driver of this tow truck damaged several cars during a late night demolition derby run in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. (Photo: CBS 2)

Tow Truck Mayhem Causes Damage, Rattles Nerves In Sheepshead Bay

Police called it an overnight case of crash and dash. A truck driver allegedly damaged a string of cars in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, and then fled into the night.

07/25/2014

Eliceo Cortez (right), a 14-year-old autistic boy from Brooklyn, returns home on Monday, May 19, 2014  after he went missing days earlier. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Mother Says Missing Autistic Brooklyn Teen Spent Weekend At Times Square Dave & Busters

Eliceo Cortez was found in good health in the area of Oriental Boulevard around 7 a.m. Monday, police said.

05/19/2014

Brooklyn Pigeon Drop Suspect

Police: Suspects Made Off With $13,000 In ‘Pigeon Drop’ Scams In Brooklyn

Police Wednesday night were searching for two suspects who allegedly pulled pigeon drop scams on two women in Brooklyn.

03/19/2014

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

ME Says Deceased Brooklyn Toddler Was Beaten; Mother Charged With Assault

The New York City Medical Examiner’s office has ruled that a 2-year-old boy died from violent injuries, and his mother has been charged with assault.

02/11/2014

Brooklyn Snow Plow Window Break

Brooklyn Car Leasing Company: City Snow Plow Shattered Window

A car leasing company in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, found its front window shattered when it opened for the day earlier this week, and said surveillance video revealed that a city snow plow was to blame.

02/06/2014

A Mute Swan (file/credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Some Sheepshead Bay Residents Not Happy With DEC’s Plan To Remove Mute Swans

Mute swans are large white birds with orange and black bills; they are less vocal than other swans.

01/25/2014

Brooklyn Store Robbery Suspect

Police Search For 2 Suspects In String Of Brooklyn Store Robberies

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find two men wanted in the robberies of three stores in southern Brooklyn.

11/25/2013

Sheepshead Bay Drug Ring Defendants

Police Bust Alleged Drug Ring That Halted Operations For Shabbat

Police have busted up an alleged ring of drug dealers who allegedly had been selling heroin, oxycodone and other drugs in southern Brooklyn – but had been shutting down operations every Friday evening to observe Shabbat.

09/10/2013

Elena Adams (CBS 2)

Cops: Woman Offered Investigator Jewelry, Stamps To Kill Husband

The would-be hit was supposed to go down on Sunday. Instead, Elena Adams, 57, was arrested in Sheepshead Bay after a meeting with an undercover investigator to allegedly discuss the murder of her husband.

08/29/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Worker Rescued From 8-Foot Deep Hole In Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn

A man was hospitalized Monday evening after being rescued from a narrow, eight-foot-deep hole at a construction site in Brooklyn.

08/26/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

2 Pedestrians Killed, 3 Injured In Separate Weekend Accidents In NYC

Two pedestrians were killed, and three others were injured, in four separate accidents this weekend in three boroughs of New York City.

07/28/2013

City kids had a chance to step up their handwriting on Saturday (Credit: FasTracKids NY)

City School Kids Get A Leg Up At ‘Handwriting Without Tears’

The program featured diagnostic handwriting tests for children and a seminar for parents, the event was designed to help give children ages four through eight a chance to excel in school.

06/22/2013

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Brooklyn Man Faces Number Of Charges For Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

According to police, Steven Calandrillo, 25, slammed his car into a woman standing on the sidewalk at the corner of Shore Parkway and Bragg Street in Sheepshead Bay around 2 a.m. on Saturday.

06/16/2013

Police: Car Jumps Curb, Kills Woman In Sheepshead Bay

Police arrived at the corner of Shore Parkway and Bragg Street and found Karin Eberts-Ayub, 53, unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to her body.

06/15/2013

Police vehicles sit outside a crime scene on Norstrand Avenue on April 4, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Maximum Sentence For Brooklyn Man Who Killed, Chopped Up Roommate

A southern Brooklyn man has been sentenced to a maximum life term for killing his roommate and hacking him into thousands of pieces, according to a published report.

04/29/2013

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