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Trial Begins For Local State Senator John Sampson

After a four month delay, the trial of State Senator John Sampson kicked off today with the jury selection process. Sampson faces charges related to...

Two Men Sentenced To 25 Years To Life For Bensonhurst Stabbing

The two men convicted of a fatal 2012 stabbing of an innocent man on 86th Street were sentenced yesterday to 25 years to life. As we...

Two Men Convicted Of Fatal Stabbing On 86th Street, Face 25...

Two gangbangers, including one from Bensonhurst, face 25 years to life in prison after they were found guilty of stabbing a man and leaving...

Brooklyn DA To Give Pass To Low-Level, First-Time Marijuana Offenders

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced Tuesday that his office will no longer prosecute first-time offenders arrested for low-level misdemeanor marijuana possession charges, suggesting...

Brooklyn DA To Give Pass To Low-Level, First-Time Marijuana Offenders

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced Tuesday that his office will no longer prosecute first-time offenders arrested for low-level misdemeanor marijuana possession charges, suggesting...

Fossil, Justice And Michael Kors Coming To Kings Plaza

Kings Plaza Shopping Center (5100 Kings Plaza) will soon be home to the first Brooklyn locations of three national brands: Fossil, Michael Kors and...

Crooked Cop’s Four-Day Prison Sentence Slashed To One Day

Diego Palacios, the police officer kicked off the force after his bogus arrest of a Sheepshead Bay man, may have been sentenced to four...

Cop Sentenced To Four Days For Bogus Arrest Of Sheepshead Bay...

YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: A cop who falsely claimed that a Sheepshead Bay man tried to run him down in a car was sentenced...

Op-Ed: Obscure Victim Of Twisted Justice Left His Mark

BETWEEN THE LINES: A 68-year-old former Brooklyn resident died of a heart attack a few weeks ago in a New Jersey nursing home, not far...

Man Stabbed To Death At 86th Street Bar Over The Weekend

A 25-year-old man was stabbed to death outside of La Parranda at 2366 86th Street early Saturday morning. Police responded to a distressed caller saying...

Sheepshead Bay Mosque Wins First Court Battle, Bay People Push Forward

A Kings County Supreme Court judge refused yesterday to issue an injunction against the proposed mosque at 2812 Voorhies Avenue that would have required...

Kingsborough Faculty Slammed For Firing Muslim

So much for those "progressive bastions" known as higher education institutions. Or maybe that title is reserved for four-year schools... Officials at Kingsborough Community College...

Sheepshead Area Day Cares Shut Down In Fraud Sting

Eleven people have been arrested in an alleged fraud ring in which 38 day care centers collected $18 million in public funds since 2007,...

ALERT: Scammer Making Rounds In Sheepshead Bay

A reader sent me the following message last week: My sister, her friend my next door neighbor and me all had a strange thing happen....

Area Med Suppliers Nabbed In $3M Health Care Scam

Seventeen men were indicted and a dozen medical supply companies were raided last week for their alleged involvement in a health care scam that...