In this July 12, 2011, photo provided by, volunteers gather at a Flatbush Shomrim Safety Patrol (FSSP) Mobile Command Center in the Borough Park neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, where they are given fliers to post after 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky was reported missing the previous day. In the days before he was found dead, the search party to find Leiby grew to as many as 5,000 people. (AP Photo/, Eli Wohl)

A Look Inside Brooklyn’s Shomrim Patrol

They are the first line of defense in Brooklyn’s ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods and when 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky went missing, they were the first to respond.


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Police ID Man Accused Of Shooting Jewish Patrol

Four members of the Shomrim, a Jewish community patrol group, were shot during a struggle to wrestle a gun from a man they say was exposing himself to children.


Brooklyn Robbery Attempt Turns To Shootout, Carjacking

There was chaos on the streets of Brooklyn Monday following a robbery attempt, shootout and carjacking.