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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Two Men Shot Outside Homeless Shelter

CANARSIE—Two men were shot early Wednesday morning in front of a homeless shelter in Canarsie, according to police. Just before 3 a.m. on July 10, police responded to a 911 call of a shooting that...

20-Year-Old Woman Arrested on Manslaughter Charge for Fatal Stabbing

BROWNSVILLE—A Brooklyn woman has been arrested for a fatal stabbing at a subway station Monday night. At approximately 9 p.m. on July 8, in the mezzanine of the Sutter Ave-Rutland Road 3 subway station, police found a...

Man Fatally Stabbed in Clinton Hill

CLINTON HILL—A man died Monday after he was stabbed repeatedly in Clinton Hill. At approximately 2:40 p.m. on July 8, police found the 42-year-old victim lying in front of 185 Lefferts Place with multiple stab wounds to his...

21 Alleged Brooklyn Gang Members Indicted, Brooklyn DA Announces

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN—More than 20 alleged gang members have been indicted in connection with a slew of charges including murder, attempted murder, robbery and weapons possession, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez and the NYPD announced...

Crime Continues to Decline As Shootings Increase in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN — As citywide crime declines, shootings are up so far this year compared to 2018, particularly in Brooklyn North’s precincts, the NYPD said Monday.  As crime fell by 5.4 percent compared to the first...

NYPD Announces Details on Crown Heights Cops Increase

CROWN HEIGHTS—The NYPD has sent dozens of additional police officers to a pocket of  Brooklyn that in recent months has seen an increase in shootings and homicides, a department official said Monday.   Two weeks ago,...

Victim In May Shooting Has Died From Injuries

EAST NEW YORK - One of two people injured from a shooting in May has died. Cops have now deemed the incident a homicide. On Sunday, May 26 at around 8:08 p.m., five unidentified males starting...

Crown Heights Homicides up 600%, Mayor Promises More Cops

CROWN HEIGHTS—Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that the city will be “very aggressive” in response to an uptick of homicides and shootings in parts of Crown Heights. Compared to this point in 2018, shootings...

27-Year-Old Man Shot and Killed in 94th Precinct

WILLIAMSBURG - A 27-year-old man, Jonathan Ramos, was shot early Saturday morning outside Williamsburg’s Cooper Houses in the 94th Precinct. At 2:37 AM, 911 was called to report the shooting. Ramos was alive upon...

Bed-Stuy Man Dies After Being Shot In Chest

BEDFORD STUYVESANT - Rasheed Bennett, 31, has died after being shot in the chest in the Eleanor Roosevelt Houses at 128 Lewis Ave. on Monday, June 17 at around 2:47 p.m. Bennett was coming out of...

Man Who Murdered Livery Cab Driver In 2015 Sentenced To 25 Years To Life

BED STUY - In 2015, a livery cab driver was shot and killed inside his car by a man who attempted to rob him. Today, the defendant was sentenced to 25 years to life...

Crown Heights Man Given 24 Years to Life For Kidnapping and Murder

CROWN HEIGHTS - A Crown Heights man has been sentenced to 24 years to life in prison for a 2014 kidnapping and murder, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced Thursday. The victim, Menachem Stark of Williamsburg,...

Intoxicated Driver Pleads Guilty After Killing One Driving On The Wrong Side Of Belt...

SHEEPSHEAD BAY - In July of last year, a drunk Brooklyn man drove on the wrong side of the Belt Parkway. He killed one person and severely injured two. Yesterday, he pleaded guilty to...

Two Deaths in the 73rd Precinct

BROWNSVILLE/BED-STUY - As May came to a close, two deaths occurred in Brooklyn's 73rd precinct. At 6:30 AM on the morning of Friday, May 31st, police responded to an unconscious and unresponsive man at...

Man Fatally Shot in East New York

EAST NEW YORK— A man was shot dead in East New York Sunday night, according to the NYPD. The 29-year-old man, who was identified by a police representative as Melton Barron, was fatally shot in...
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