Longtime Brooklyn Assemblyman Dov Hikind Won't Seek ReelectionHikind was first elected to the New York State Assembly in 1983.
Assemblyman Hikind Blasts Patronage Accusations As Son Runs For CouncilA Brooklyn City Council race has turned ugly, as two political dynasties battle for control of patronage and power.
Brooklyn Clothing Store Becomes Latest To Receive Swastika-Covered Hate Mail A clothing store in Brooklyn has become the latest business to receive a hateful letter in the mail.
Vandal Carves Out Swastikas On Freshly Paved Brooklyn SidewalkA vandal was caught on camera scratching out signs of hate on a freshly paved sidewalk in Brooklyn and now, police are trying to find him.
Police Investigate String Of Car Break-Ins In Borough ParkResidents are being urged not to leave valuables in their vehicles after nearly a dozen cars were broken into Wednesday in Brooklyn.
Search Continues For Suspects In Violent Brooklyn RobberyA $4,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in a vicious attack and robbery in Brooklyn.
Police: 2 Suspects Turn Themselves In Following Egg Attack In Borough ParkOne of the victims, a 17-year-old boy, told authorities the suspects shouted "You Jewish guys, we’ll shoot you!" before they fled in a car.
Assemblyman Wants More Security Cameras In Crown Heights Following Attack On EMTHikind helped fund a similar effort in other neighborhoods after surveillance video helped cops catch the man who killed 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky in 2011.
Lawsuit Aims To Stop Jewish Chicken Slaughter Ritual In BrooklynThe lawsuit filed by the Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos claims Brooklyn's streets are being turned into slaughterhouses.
Dov Hikind, Home Depot Team Up To Distribute Smoke Detectors After Brooklyn Fire That Killed 7Hikind, D-Brooklyn, said every home should have the detectors, especially in his community because observant Jews will not stop using hot plates and slow cookers on the Sabbath.
Bodies Of 7 Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire Buried In IsraelSeven Jewish siblings who were killed in a devastating house fire in Brooklyn over the weekend were laid to rest in Jerusalem on Monday at an emotional ceremony attended by several thousand mourners.
Police: No Crimes Committed In Photo, Video Incidents At Brooklyn SynagoguesThere are concerns in Brooklyn after someone reported seeing two more Jewish institutions being photographed by two men in the neighborhood, Assemblyman Dov Hikind said Monday.