Sheepshead Bay

A Nazi Swastika (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Suspect In Brooklyn Hate Crimes Being Questioned

A Manhattan man has been arrested in connection with a series of hate crimes. The NYPD Hate Crime Task Force has been investigating a number of hate crimes in the city since early December, including a number of anti-Semitic phone calls as well as anti-Semitic graffiti and vandalism.

01/16/2012

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Brooklyn Woman Stabbed To Death Just Steps From Her Home

Police said Larisa Komsky was found stabbed twice in the leg and once in the arm on Homecrest Avenue before 1 a.m. Tuesday.

11/15/2011

Riza Atas (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers With Ties To Turkey React To Quake

“We’re still watching many buildings fell down. We feel very bad. We’re watching what’s going on there,” said Brooklyn resident Riza Atas.

10/23/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

New York City Battens Down The Hatches As Irene Begins Her Run Up Coast

Mayor Bloomberg said that senior citizen homes, nursing homes and hospitals in low-lying areas “must evacuate” by 8 p.m. Friday unless they are able to show that their location or provisions for back-up power would allow them to stay safe.

08/25/2011

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Police Want To Question Teens In Connection With Stabbing Of 9-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy

According to authorities, a 9-year-old boy was stabbed in the stomach with an unknown object as he was walking with his grandmother near 1401 Emmons Avenue in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.

08/12/2011

Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes

Prosecutors: Sheepshead Bay-Based Prostitution Ring Busted

A prostitution ring that was based in Brooklyn but did a brisk business on the internet has been busted, prosecutors said.

07/20/2011

The scene of a hit and run at the intersection of Nostrand Avenue and Avenue Y (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: 91-Year-Old Man Killed In Hit-And-Run In Sheepshead Bay

Police say Milton Levine was crossing Nostrand Avenue and Avenue Y in Sheepshead Bay when he was hit by a Nissan Pathfinder, whose driver did not stop. The impact then sent the man in the path of another car.

06/17/2011

Anthony Weiner announces his resignation from Congress during a news conference in Brooklyn, New York, Thursday, June 16, 2011. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Reaction To Weiner’s Resignation Mixed Among Constituents; Analysts, Politicians Also Weigh In

Some constituents said Weiner’s decision to quit was the right political decision, while others asserted the Democrat should have looked past the media circus and fought on.

06/16/2011

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Triple Shooting In Sheepshead Bay Leaves Two Dead, One Critically Injured

The shooting happened just after 5am Sunday as gunfire erupted on Avenue W in Sheepshead Bay, according to police. Three people were hit and two of the victims, a man and woman, were killed.

05/29/2011

Yelena Bulchenko with her mother Anna. (Credit: Facebook)

Brooklyn Stabbing Spree Victims Anna, Yelena Bulchenko Laid To Rest

Friends and relatives of Anna and Yelena Bulchenko said a final farewell this morning to the mother and daughter victims of last week’s stabbing spree in Sheepshead Bay.

02/15/2011

Times Square Station (Photo/Steve Sandberg, 1010 WINS); Inset of suspect (photo/DCPI)

Brooklyn Stabbing Suspect Arrested On 3 Train; Officials Unable To Pinpoint Motive

Police have arrested the suspect wanted in the murderous stabbing spree that started early Friday morning in Brooklyn and ended in a Midtown subway station.

02/12/2011

Maksim Gelman

NYPD: Madman On The Loose Following Fatal Stabbing Spree

A full-scale manhunt was on late Friday night for a suspect wanted for killing three people. A day-long stabbing spree started early in the morning in Sheepshead Bay and included a carjacking and a hit and run.

02/11/2011

Home on 27th St. in Sheepshead Bay where Aleksandr Kuznetsov was found stabbed to death (Photo/Juliet Papa)

Cops: B’klyn Man Sought After Stepdad Stabbed To Death

Aleksandr Kuznetsov, 54, was found stabbed numerous times in his Sheepshead Bay apartment shortly after 5 a.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

02/11/2011

Google Maps

Brooklyn Shops Charged With Dumping Sewage In Creek

Several stores at Brooklyn shopping center have been dumping raw sewage and restaurant grease into a small creek that empties into Jamaica Bay, a wildlife jewel next to John F. Kennedy International Airport, authorities said Wednesday.

12/09/2010

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Woman In Witch Costume Found Shot Dead

One woman is dead and another man is in critical condition after being shot Saturday morning in Sheepshead Bay. Neighbors speculate they may have been returning from a Halloween party.

10/30/2010

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