Photo of dogs involved in last week’s attack in South SlopeSunset Park – Following last week’s horrific attack [/south-slope-resident-warns-neighbors-of-four-pit-bulls-after-vicious-attack/] of a South Slope dog by four alleged pit bulls, a 31-year-old man killed a pit bull mix as it attacked his dog yesterday morning in Sunset Park. Johnny Rivera
(Courtesy: Ditmas Park Corner)A fake “officer down” call sent cops to investigate a Brooklyn apartment late Monday night, police said. The New York Daily News reports [http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/fake-radio-call-officer-sends-cops-brooklyn-apartment-article-1.2743604] that the hoax comes days after a mystery caller used NYPD radio transmissions to threaten
New York City streets have seen fewer robberies, shootings, and car thefts during the first half of the year, police officers announced Monday at One Police Plaza. There were 445 recorded shooting incidents citywide over a six-month period compared to a total of 555 in 2015, according to crime statistics
Photo: nicolaitan [https://www.flickr.com/photos/nicolaitan/61444999/] / Flickr An interactive map on Gothamist [http://gothamist.com/2015/09/10/homeless_complaint_map.php] shows which New York neighborhoods have seen the greatest spike in vagrancy complaints. The map was created by freelance data journalist Steven Melendez [https://twitter.