Fueled By 8 Shootings On Tuesday, NYPD Stats Reveal Gun Violence Is Already Up In 2021There were 90 shootings in the city at this time last year, but so far in 2021 there have already been 118 shootings.
Hundreds Of Families In NYCHA Buildings Without Heat, Gas As Temperatures Start To DropTenant Association President Cynthia Tibbs says the same stretch of housing also went without gas for an entire year, starting on Thanksgiving Day in 2018.
In Effort To Combat Rash Of Gun Violence, NYPD To Change Officers' Schedules, Require Many To Work Weekend DayThe NYPD's top cop is now putting more officers on the streets during the weekends.
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.
Officials: There's Room To Cut From NYPD's Budget, But City Must Be Mindful Of Spike In CrimeMayor Bill de Blasio has heard the calls for police reform and he's making changes, altering his budget to take money from the NYPD and send it elsewhere.
Outraged Mother Says Son Was Pinned Against Wall, Left In School Stairwell For Bad BehaviorA 4-year-old boy was left alone in a stairwell, and his outraged mother said school workers left him there as a punishment for behaving badly.
Officials: Four Suspects In Custody In Connection To Brownsville Rape Case"Get up, get outraged, and identify these individuals that we see in the video that's being provided by the NYPD," community activist Tony Herbert said at Osborn Playground on Sunday, 1010 WINS' Samantha Liebman reported.
Reward Raised For Arrest Of Man Accused Of Raping Woman In BrooklynThe woman lost two teeth in the attack and was transported to a local hospital where she is listed in stable condition.
NYC Activists Demand Action After 10 Shootings Leave 3 Dead, 22 Wounded Over WeekendBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was among those speaking out Monday against the rash of shootings that took place over the weekend.
Protesters: De Blasio Not Doing Enough To Curb City ViolenceAppearing on "The Daily Show" on Tuesday, de Blasio acknowledged the city has seen an alarming spike in shootings this year, but also said it's an issue the Police Department is handling.
Community Activist Slams de Blasio Over Road Trip After Violent Weekend At HomeDespite the Central Park muggings and a dozen shootings over the weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio was headed out-of-town for a controversial four-day trip to promote his progressive agenda.
Brooklyn Only Borough Seeing Drop In Murders, ShootingsAccording to crime statistics released April 19, there have been three fewer murders this year compared to the same period in 2014. Shooting incidents are down 11.7 percent, and the number of shooting victims has fallen 15.7 percent.
Mother Calls For Justice After Son Beaten By Group Of Teens In BrooklynDahlia Espada said her 14-year-old son was beaten up by the group while walking to a subway station near the mall in Fort Greene.
Video Shows Group Inside Brooklyn McDonald's Beating, Kicking Girl While Spectators WatchA group of teenagers are seen on video pummeling a girl inside a Brooklyn McDonald's -- and no one tried to stop the violence.
Activists Outraged By Video Of Run-In Between Security Guards, Teen At Kings Plaza MallA violent confrontation between a teenager and security guards at the Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn was caught on video, and community activists were outraged.