Andrew T. Cleckley Funeral Home Forced To Shut Down After Improperly Storing BodiesIn April, police were called to the funeral home in the Flatlands neighborhood because of a foul odor.
Firefighters Make Surprise Discovery Battling Brooklyn Blaze: Bundles Of Cash Hidden In CeilingSome firefighters made it rain while battling a fire at a Brooklyn home Thursday.
Harmonia Homeless Shelter Residents Will Not Be Transferred Out, City SaysFamilies who live there were concerned about plans to transfer residents to accommodate 300 homeless men who have been staying at the Lucerne Hotel on the Upper West Side.
Police: 77-Year-Old Man Forced To Withdraw Money From ATM In Knifepoint RobberyThe suspect allegedly brandished a knife, forced the victim into a parked vehicle and drove him to a nearby Chase bank.
8 People Injured In 4 Separate Shootings Overnight In BrooklynPolice said three of the shootings stemmed from some sort of dispute, but the last may have been a robbery.
Family Sues Brooklyn Funeral Home That Stored Bodies In Unrefrigerated TrucksThe family of 77-year-old Angela Rodriguez says they hired Dekalb Funeral Services in Clinton Hill to cremate her body after she died in March.
Brooklyn Funeral Home Has License Suspended After Storing Bodies In Unrefrigerated TrucksAndrew T. Cleckley Funeral Services on Utica Avenue in the Flatlands neighborhood struggled for days to handle the overwhelming number of COVID-19 bodies.
Coronavirus Toll: NYC's Cremation Backlog Blamed For Overwhelmed Funeral Homes, Dozens Of Found CorpsesDozens of decomposing bodies improperly stored in unrefrigerated rental trucks were discovered at a Brooklyn funeral home on Wednesday.
Dozens Of Bodies Found In Unrefrigerated Trucks Near Brooklyn Funeral HomeWhile there is no criminality, the funeral home could receive violations for improper storage.
Driver Slams Into 2 Vehicles, Traffic Light In Brooklyn Before Running From SceneThe collision happened near Avenue I and Schenectady Avenue in the Flatlands neighborhood just before 5 p.m. Thursday.
Rapid Rise In Pedestrian Deaths Prompts Officials' Call For Action In BrooklynOfficials are calling for a private sanitation firm to reveal the name of the driver accused of crashing into a 62-year-old woman, dragging and killing her.
Woman Fatally Struck By Private Sanitation Truck, Another Killed By MTA Bus In BrooklynPolice said what appeared to be a private sanitation truck struck a woman, dragged her down the street, and then fled the scene.
3 Shot In Brooklyn, Investigation OngoingPolice said a 31-year-old man shot and killed his 24-year-old ex-girlfriend at around 2 p.m. on Utica Avenue in the Flatlands section of the borough.
Son Arrested After 75-Year-Old Woman Found Dead In Brooklyn ApartmentPolice have arrested the son of a 75-year-old woman found dead inside her apartment on Monday.
67-Year-Old Woman Killed In Brooklyn FireA fatal fire broke out early this morning in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn, resulting in the death of a 67-year-old woman.