Push For Police Reform Leaves NYPD In Difficult Position As Gun Violence Grips City; 'We Need Some Clarity'The latest NYPD numbers show a whopping 142 percent increase in shootings last week, compared to the same time last year: 63 versus 26.
NYPD Reports Big Spike In Shootings, Including 17 On Saturday AloneAccording to the NYPD, there were 57 shooting incidents in the past week and 79 gunshot victims, increasing the totals this year to 503 and 605, respectively.
NYPD: Suspect Caught On Camera Punching 78-Year-Old Woman In HeadSurveillance video shows the suspect walked towards the woman, then punched her in the head when when she was next to him.
Brooklyn Reports Highest Unemployment Numbers In New York StateAlready in Brooklyn last week alone, the Department of Labor reported 13,488 unemployment insurance claims.
Police: 2 Men Seen On Video Opening Fire On Group In East FlatbushPolice said five people – three women and two men – suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
At Least 19 Injured In Over A Dozen Shootings Across NYC In 24 HoursSix shootings happened in the Bronx, and four took place in Brooklyn. There were two more in Queens and one in Manhattan.
As Country Celebrates Juneteenth, Protesters Hit The Streets For 23rd Day To Demand Change"The end of slavery happened when? In the 1800s, but we’re still out here in 2020. There’s a lot of work to do," one protester said.
Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial EqualityThousands marched through Brooklyn on Friday in celebration of Juneteenth and to continue the calls for change.
Police: Suspects Seen On Video Trying To Rob Brooklyn PharmacySurveillance video shows three men enter the store – one holding what appears to be a gun.
Police Looking For Man In 'Unprovoked' Attack On 66-Year-Old Woman At Brooklyn Subway StationPolice are trying to track down a man caught on camera attacking a 66-year-old woman at a subway station. It happened around 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 31 at the Euclid Avenue A/C station in Brooklyn.
Woman Arrested In Front Of 5-Year-Old Son At Brooklyn Subway Station Plans To Sue CityPolice said Rozier had refused to wear a face covering on the subway, and then allegedly hit an officer.
NYPD Releases Body Cam Video After Officer Accused Of Pepper Spraying Protester In FaceThe officer has been suspended without pay on June 5, and the case was referred to the department advocate for further disciplinary action.
3 Men Stabbed, 2 Others Hit By Car Overnight In BushwickPolice said three men - ages 21, 32, and 37 – were stabbed multiple times, and two others – ages 29 and 30 – were hit by the car.
Black Lives Matter Mural Unveiled On Fulton Street In Bedford-StuyvesantThe Big Apple now has its first Black Lives Matter street mural.
Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Down Brooklyn StreetState Attorney General Letitia James and community leaders joined artists to start the project Saturday.