Police Commissioner William Bratton said Wednesday the officer has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on modified desk duty while the department investigates.
Jason Forgetta allegedly impersonated a police officer before raping and robbing a 26-year-old woman in Sunset Park on Wednesday.
The accident happened at the intersection of 4th Avenue and 40th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
New Yorkers were talking Thursday about Mayor Bill de Blasio’s $41 billion plan to preserve or create affordable housing.
A fashion designer has been found dead in the water near the Brooklyn Army Terminal, more than six weeks after he was last seen leaving his Bushwick apartment.
A man was indicted Friday on charges that he threw a Molotov cocktail into a Brooklyn bodega, leaving a store clerk injured and burning out the store.
Charles Diaz, 35, of Brooklyn, has been arrested and charged with attempted murder, arson and criminal possession of a weapon.
Police on Thursday were asking the public to help find a suspect who grabbed a 17-year-old girl’s buttocks in a Brooklyn subway station.
One suspect had been arrested and charged, while another remained on the loose Monday, in an assault in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
Xiaoci Hu was struck just before 7 a.m. crossing Seventh Avenue on 56th Street in the Sunset Park neighborhood.
Three New York City employees were arrested in separate incidents early Sunday.
A Brooklyn grand jury voted Friday to indict Mingdong Chen, 25, for the killings. First degree murder no longer carries the death penalty in New York State, but does apply in a case of multiple killings.
A mother and her four children were stabbed to death in Brooklyn on Saturday night, and a relative of the children’s father has been charged with their murders.
Juan Ramos, 64, is charged with murder and criminal possession of a weapon.
Shiny pieces of evidence were left scattered on the ground in Sunset Park, Brooklyn on Monday after suspects stormed a jewelry store and shot the owner.