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.
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.
Police: Group Seen On Video Smashing Door To Break Into Brooklyn Cellphone StoreSurveillance video shows one suspect throw something at the storefront, then kick and punch in the glass door.
Union, MTA Outraged After No. 5 Train Conductor Hit Over Head With Bat Or Club At East Flatbush StationThe NYPD is looking for a suspect in an attack on a subway conductor in Brooklyn. The assault left the transit worker seriously hurt, and also disrupted service.
Brooklyn-Born Fashion Designer Collaborating With Tommy Hilfiger For New York Fashion WeekRomeo Hunte has his own brand and designs for a list of celebrities, including Zendaya, Beyonce, and former First Lady Michelle Obama.
Woman In Custody After 85-Year-Old Man Stabbed To Death Inside Brooklyn ApartmentPolice responded shortly after 10 p.m. to an apartment on Lefferts Avenue in East Flatbush and found Edill Gonzales with multiple stab wounds.
City Boards Up Long-Abandoned House With Cement, But Brooklyn Neighbors Cry It's Not EnoughA vacant home with more than 200 violations is still upsetting neighbors after years of complaints in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Says Eyesore Home In Brooklyn 'Has To Be Addressed'A homeowner on Clarendon Road in East Flatbush has racked up fines totaling more than $300,000, but that owner is nowhere to be found.
Exclusive: Abandoned East Flatbush Property Racking Up Hefty Fines, Angering Neighborsn abandoned property in Brooklyn has racked up more than 200 violations with the city and owes hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines.
2 Teens In Brooklyn Injured After Firework Explodes In Boy's HandPolice say the boys found the fireworks near 57th Street in East Flatbush around 4:30 p.m.
Woman Killed In Crash While Celebrating 23rd Birthday; Driver At Large After Running AwayPolice are searching for the driver of the car she was in, who allegedly ran from the scene and left two passengers behind.