Brooklyn Drivers Claim Protruding Manhole Covers Causing Tire TroubleAs the Department of Transportation lays the ground work to repave Ocean Avenue, like most repaving jobs, manhole covers have been left sticking out above the roadway.
Several Students Hurt After Firecracker Set Off On School Bus In BrooklynJust before 7:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a smoke condition on the bus at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Dorchester Road in Ditmas Park.
Police: Suspects Made Off With $13,000 In 'Pigeon Drop' Scams In BrooklynPolice Wednesday night were searching for two suspects who allegedly pulled pigeon drop scams on two women in Brooklyn.
Police Search For 2 Suspects In String Of Brooklyn Store RobberiesPolice on Monday were asking the public to help them find two men wanted in the robberies of three stores in southern Brooklyn.
Man Killed In Single-Car Mount Sinai CrashSuffolk County police were investigating a crash that killed a 61-year-old driver on Mount Sinai early Sunday.
19-Month-Old Boy Dies After Being Found Unresponsive In BrooklynA 19-month-old boy is dead after being found unconscious in Brooklyn Sunday, and police took a person into custody in connection with his death.
Driver Dead, 2 Others Injured When Car Hits Tree In BrooklynA man was killed early Sunday when the car he was driving slammed into a tree in Brooklyn.
Police Seek Answers In Mysterious Death Of Long Island WomanIrene Luetje, 60, of North Massapequa, was found lying in the front yard of a Sandy-damaged home on Ocean Avenue around 12:30 p.m. last Thursday, police said.
Report: Man Who Died In Brooklyn Fire Had Been Smoking In BedA man who was killed in a fire in Brooklyn early Saturday had been smoking in bed, according to a published report.
Officials: Jersey City Firehouse Burglarized While Firefighters Out On CallThe incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. last Wednesday while members of Engine 22 were responding to a 911 call of a gas leak.
3 Rescued From Second Floor After SUV Crashes Into Malverne HomeAround 6 a.m., the driver of a BMW sport utility vehicle somehow lost control and drove onto the sidewalk along busy Ocean Avenue in Malverne and crashed into the first floor of a two-story home.