Brownsville Midnight Basketball Program Aims To Get Teens, Young Men Off The StreetsThis idea was a dream of the late NBA player and Brownsville native Greg "Jacko" Jackson.
Suspect Charged With Murder In July Mass Shooting On Brooklyn PlaygroundThe NYPD arrested 20-year-old Kyle Williams Wednesday night and charged him with murder, attempted murder, criminal possession of a weapon, and reckless endangerment.
Police Want To Question 2 Women In Deadly Mass Shooting At Brooklyn Playground Block PartyPolice are looking to question them about the shooting that left one man dead and 11 others wounded at the annual “OldTimers” community event at the Brownsville Recreational Center
5 Hurt After Overnight Crash In BrooklynThe crash happened around 1 a.m. on Chester Street near Sutter Avenue in the Brownsville neighborhood.
Masked Gunman Killed In Shootout With Police In Brownsville, BrooklynThe suspect allegedly shot at two officers while they were sitting in their police car around 2:30 a.m. near Howard and Livonia avenues.
NYPD Says Cardi B Wrong To Rip Police After Event At Brooklyn School Is PostponedCardi B has put the New York City police on blast, taking aim at the department on a social media rant.
Police Looking For Driver Of Burgundy SUV In Brooklyn Hit-And-RunA 66-year-old woman was crossing the intersection of Belmont and Rockaway avenues in Brownsville around 8:45 a.m. when she was hit by a driver who didn't stop.
In Wake Of Block Party Mass Shooting, Brooklyn Community Takes To Streets To Denounce Gun ViolenceTwelve people were shot at a community event in Brooklyn on Saturday. On Monday, the neighborhood came together to call for an end to the violence.
Search On For Gunmen Behind Deadly Shooting At Block Party In BrooklynA 38-year-old man was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene. Eleven other people, between the ages of 21 and 55, were injured.
1 Dead, 11 Hurt In Shooting At Brooklyn 'OldTimers' EventA total of seven men and five women were struck by gunfire. One victim died at the hospital.
Woman Stabbed To Death At Brooklyn Subway Station, Suspect Charged With ManslaughterAccording to officers, Watson pepper-sprayed 20-year-old Mia Simmons, who retaliated with a small knife.
Search For Suspect Accused Of Punching 73-Year-Old Woman On SubwayIt happened shortly before 8 p.m. on Feb. 8 onboard a southbound train approaching the Livonia Ave station in Brownsville.
Suspect On The Run After Escaping From Moving NYPD Car In BrooklynAuthorities say 24-year-old Tyrone Johnson was handcuffed and in the back of a moving squad car when he somehow broke free around 4 a.m.
Firefighter In Serious Condition After Suffering Medical Emergency While Behind Wheel In BrooklynA firefighter remains in the hospital in serious condition Thursday after he experienced a medical episode while behind the wheel of a firetruck and plowed into a row of parked cars.
14-Year-Old Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Teen On Basketball CourtTimothy Oyebola, 16, was shot in the back of the head while playing at the court on Chester Street in Brownsville last month. Investigators said he was not the intended target.