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.
NYPD Officer Seen On Video Shoving Protester Now Charged With Assault; Others Facing DisciplineVideo shows the unidentified officer push Dounya Zayer during a May 29 demonstration near Barclays Center.
Brooklyn DA Opens Probe Into Apparent Racial Disparities In Enforcement Of Coronavirus Social Distancing"We cannot police ourselves out of this pandemic. Instead, we need to give people the knowledge and the ability to keep people safe," Eric Gonzalez said.
4 Brooklyn Men Accused Of Robbing Vehicles Sent To Fill ATMs With Cash Appear In CourtFrom January 2017 to July 2019, the crew robbed 15 locations across four boroughs.
Bail Reform: Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez Demands Changes To Controversial LawsGonzalez, one of the most liberal prosecutors in the state, is also facing an uptick in crime in his borough.
6 People Indicted On Manslaughter, Other Charges For Deadly 2018 Wall Collapse In BrooklynLuis Almonte was killed in September of 2018 in the collapse at a construction site in Sunset Park.
After 26 Years In Prison, Innocent Man Carlos Weeks Walks Free From Brooklyn CourtIn 1995, Weeks was convicted of murdering a man and a little girl in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Bail Reform: New NYC Program Allows Low-Level Offenders To Avoid Jail Time By Taking An Art CourseA new program allows people arrested for minor offenses to avoid jail -- even a court appearance -- just by visiting a museum.
'I Think We're Making A Lot Of Progress': Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez Discusses Guns, Gangs And 'Justice 2020' InitiativeGonzalez is the chief law enforcement officer in a borough beset by gun violence.
Brooklyn DA Responds To Criticism From NYPD Over Treatment Of Some Gun OffendersThe Brooklyn district attorney says he will not cave to withering criticism from the NYPD about letting young offenders avoid jail.
Brooklyn DA Gonzalez Releases Shocking Video Of Gangland Terror In Handful Of NeighborhoodsBrooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez has charged 21 alleged gang members with a reign of gun terror, murder and mayhem stemming from multiple shootings that left two dead and four injured.
Finger Pointing Begins After NYPD Releases Crime Stats Showing Major Spike In ShootingsThe NYPD has released shocking new crime stats showing the number shootings in the city has skyrocketed.
Brooklyn DA Gonzalez: 3 Arrested In Coney Island Affordable Housing Complex Bribery ScandalIf you wanted to jump the list and score a highly sought-after apartment in an affordable housing complex in Coney Island all you had to do was bribe those in charge.
Brooklyn DA Gonzalez Says He'd Support Legislation That Would Decriminalize ProstitutionBrooklyn's district attorney is considering making prostitution legal. But as CBS2's Hazel Sanchez found out Tuesday, not everyone likes that idea.
Brooklyn DA's Plan Could Dismiss 20,000 Marijuana ConvictionsDistrict Attorney Eric Gonzalez is inviting people to request conviction dismissals. He expects prosecutors will consent in the great majority of a potential 20,000 cases since 1990 and an unknown number of older ones.