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.
Neighbors Describe Port Authority Attack Suspect As ‘Loner’The FBI and NYPD bomb squad were on the scene as early as 8:30 a.m. looking for any information as to what may have motivated him.