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Gunman Opens Fire, Striking Two, At Coney Island Housing Project

Two men were struck -- one of them a senior citizen -- in a shooting that neighbors described as "an ongoing drug war" near a Coney Island housing...

Tonight: After Neighbor Fatally Shot In Ditmas Park, Area Leaders To...

Tonight, everyone is invited to take a stand against violence in our neighborhood. The Flatbush Development Corporation will host the "Community Gathering for Peace," which...

Man Shot In Back At Sheepshead-Nostrand Houses, Gunman On The Loose

A man was hospitalized after being shot in front of the NYCHA's Sheepshead-Nostrand Houses on Nostrand Avenue on Saturday, and the gunman remains free, police...

Nakwon Foxworth Convicted Of Shooting Three Cops In Sheepshead Apartment

The man who opened fire on police officers in his Nostrand Avenue apartment - wounding three of them - was convicted last week, and now...

Ocean Parkway Shooting Victim Natik Nisimov Remembered As A Salon Owner...

Police identified the 29-year-old man who was found shot dead on an Ocean Parkway sidewalk Tuesday morning as Natik Nisimov, a Kensington salon owner...

Community Leaders Push For Conflict Resolution In Schools, More Funding For...

As police stood guard by the Flatbush Avenue McDonald's where, one week ago, six teenagers brutally beat one of their peers, community leaders gathered...

After Vicious Beating At Flatbush Avenue McDonald’s, Community Leaders Call For...

After last week's vicious beating of a girl at a Flatbush Avenue McDonald's, which was captured on a cell phone video that has since...

18-Year-Old Woman Shot Inside Coney Island Apartment Building

An 18-year-old woman is expected to survive after being shot in Coney Island yesterday morning. Police say they responded to a 911 call at 9:45am, and...

One Year After Her Son’s Murder, A Mother Prays For Answers

This past Sunday at 4:12am, Glenda Martin-Grant will have spent a full year without one of the three sons she raised on her own -...

Brighton Beach’s Kostyantyn Proskurnyak Fatally Stabs Step-Father, Injures Sister Before Taking...

Responding to a 911 call, police arrived to a gruesome scene early this morning: a 59-year-old man was stabbed to death in his apartment...

Mom Shot In Brighton Shooting Was Innocent Bystander To High School...

A brawl between students from rival high schools sparked yesterday's shooting that hospitalized a mom on her way to pick up her son from a...

BREAKING: Female Shot Near Brighton 6th Street (Updated)

Sheepshead Bites received word that a shooting occurred on Brighton 5th Court near Brighton 6th Street, about a block away from William E. Grady...

Kings Plaza Security Guards Suspended After Mall Brawl Caught On Video

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=---sEuFHAdY?rel=0&w=580&h=435] A group of Kings Plaza Mall security guards are on suspension pending an investigation after video surfaced showing them punching and kicking a...

Medical Examiner: Police Bullet Killed Rafael Laureano, The Midwood Gym Owner...

Rafael Laureano, 51, who owned Spartan Health Club (1166 Coney Island Avenue), died when he was hit by a bullet from police officers who...

Medical Examiner: Police Bullet Killed Rafael Laureano, The Midwood Gym Owner...

Rafael Laureano, 51, who owned Spartan Health Club (1166 Coney Island Avenue), died when he was hit by a bullet from police officers who...