Sources: NYPD To Approve Small Amounts Of Overtime For Rest Of The Summer In Precincts Hard Hit By CrimeNYPD data shows shootings are up 87% so far this year compared to this time last year, and up 143% for the month of August.
Brooklyn Borough President Adams, City Councilman Torres Call For Investigation Into Possible Work Slowdown By Members Of NYPDNew York City lawmakers are questioning if a work slowdown within the NYPD is playing a role in rising crime statistics.
3 People Killed, 11 Shot Saturday In Another Weekend Of Gun Violence Across NYCBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams says the violence is getting out of control.
Police Investigate Shootings In Brooklyn, Manhattan As Weekend Gun Violence Continues Into WorkweekWeekend gun violence spilled into the workweek Monday when four men were shot in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn.
NYPD Investigating Dozens Of Shootings During What Was An Extremely Violent WeekendFear is growing in neighborhoods across New York City as gun violence climbs.
Following More Shootings, Brooklyn Borough President Adams Calls For Tri-State Gun Task ForceCBS2 has learned that the total so far this year has surpassed the number of shootings in all of last year.
1 Teen Killed, 2 Other Teens Injured In Brooklyn ShootingOfficers were sent to a home on Vermont Street near Crosby Avenue just after 6:30 p.m. Sunday for a report of a male shot.
NYPD Commissioner Shea Rebukes City Leaders As 'Cowards' Amid Surge In Gun Violence, Police Reforms: 'They Have Screwed This City Up So Much'"They’re failing at every possible measure to be leaders," Shea said.
Community, Local Leaders Offer More Calls For Action To End The Gun Violence Sweeping New York CityIn the latest numbers released by the NYPD, from July 6-12, the number of people shot across New York City went up 252%, compared to the same week last year.
In Wake Of Continued Gun Violence, Prominent Members Of Black Community Call On NYPD To Bring Back Anti-Crime UnitIt was a dramatic moment -- Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams holding up a pair of baby shoes after a 1-year-old became the latest victim of gun violence.
Black Lives Matter Mural In Front Of Trump Tower Vandalized With Red PaintThe mural was painted in front of Trump Tower to send a very clear message to the president. That message has ignited emotions that came head to head this weekend.