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Sheepshead’s Accused Cop Shooter Says Police Fired First

  The man accused of shooting four NYPD officers at his Nostrand Avenue apartment is looking to justify his actions by arguing that the cops...

Midwood Man Sentenced To 36 Years For Scheme To Drug, Sexually...

Midwood resident Bebars Baslan was sentenced to 36 years in prison and lifetime supervision after authorities busted him and his girlfriend in a scheme...

Prison Time For Local Doc In Largest No-Fault Auto Insurance Fraud...

Tatyana Gabinskaya, a local doctor, was sentenced on Friday to one year and one day in prison for her role in a massive $279 million...

Midwood Man Pleads Guilty To Repeatedly Sexually Abusing Teen For Three...

Andrew Goodman, of Midwood, pleaded guilty to repeatedly soliciting and enticing a minor to engage in sexual conduct for three years, beginning when his victim...

Manhattan Beach Shyster Ordered To Pay $1.4 Million For Scamming Facebook

A 23-year-old Manhattan Beach resident was ordered to pay Facebook up to $1.4 million for allegedly scamming the social media giant and thumbing his...

Site Of Scandal-Tarred Medical Center Now For Lease

It looks like the fraud charges against a Homecrest medical center have forced the facility to close up shop for good, with the Avenue...

Murderer Of 14-Year-Old Girl, Found Burned, Naked In Gerritsen Beach, Sentenced...

The 22-year-old man convicted of smothering a 14-year-old girl, stuffing her naked body into a suitcase, and attempting to set it on fire on the...

Today’s Nor’easter Caused Extreme Flooding In Sheepshead Bay Courts

While a rainy day for most of us is just a pain in the neck, it's an absolute hazard in the Sheepshead Bay courts...

10 Arrested For Alleged $70 Million Medicaid, Medicare Fraud Ring –...

Ten people - including three Brooklynites - were arrested and charged for their roles in an alleged $70 million scheme to defraud Medicaid and...

Jacob Fetman Of Midwood Indicted For Embezzling $237,000 From Jewish Outreach...

The chief financial officer of Manhattan-based nonprofit Aish HaTorah, Jacob Fetman, of Midwood, was charged yesterday with embezzling more than $237,000 from the international Jewish...

Christian Ferdinand Convicted Of Killing 14-Year-Old Shaniesha Forbes, Burning Body On...

A jury today convicted Christian Ferdinand, 22, of brutally suffocating 14-year-old Shaniesha Forbes to death, stuffing her in a suitcase, and attempting to set her...

Brighton Beach Contractor Cheated Workers Out Of Wages On JFK Airport...

The boss of a Brighton Beach-based construction firm was convicted of ripping off his own workers, failing to pay them required wages on a job...

Landlord Pleads Guilty To Negligent Homicide In Deadly 2010 Fire

A Bensonhurst landlord pleaded guilty last month for his role in the deaths of five immigrants from Guatemala in a 2010 blaze. Vasilios Gerazounis, whose building at...

Firefighter From Gerritsen Beach Who Went On Racist Tirade Ordered To...

An FDNY firefighter arrested in 2013 for assaulting a black postal worker while yelling racist slurs was ordered to attend diversity classes and complete...

City Cleared Of Responsibility In Coney Island Drowning

A Brooklyn court ruled that the city was not responsible for the drowning of a 10-year-old girl in 2008, saying that the city is...