Crime

Suspect in child abduction seen driving into Brooklyn over Brooklyn Bridge

NYPD issued an Amber Alert Tuesday afternoon in the case of the abduction of a three-year-old girl by a suicidal man suffering from P.T.S.D. The abduction took place in Manhattan around noon on Tuesday. Cops suspect the kidnapper headed towards Brooklyn. … Full Article

Pols, civic leaders want Coney Island shootings to stop

A coalition of civic leaders, clergy members, elected officials and everyday residents came together on Monday to demand action from City Hall to combat increasing gun violence in Coney Island. … Full Article

Leaders of Brownsville-based gang convicted of racketeering, murder

This past Thursday, following approximately eight weeks of trial, a federal jury in Brooklyn returned guilty verdicts against Paul Rivera and Michael Garrett on charges of racketeering, murder, sex trafficking, narcotics trafficking, money laundering and witness tampering. … Full Article

Brooklyn man sentenced to 35 years for 2014 New Year’s Day Flatbush shooting

Kings County District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announced on Friday that a 31-year-old Brownsville man was sentenced to 35 years in prison after being convicted earlier this month of one count of second-degree attempted murder and one count of first-degree assault for opening fire outside a … Full Article

Man killed after stabbing NYPD officer at Coney Island subway station

A man was shot dead by police on the Q train’s Ocean Parkway subway station after stabbing another police officer in the neck and shoulders early Thursday afternoon. … Full Article

Prosecution of charges against Brooklyn men deferred in Waldorf Astoria gunfire

The prosecution of charges in a gunfire incident at the famous Waldorf Astoria hotel is being put on hold while the investigation continues, a spokesman for the Manhattan district attorney said Sunday. … Full Article

With gun violence up, NYC shifting 330 cops to high-crime locations

After reports showed an increase in shootings and homicides in New York City this year, Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a press conference on Tuesday that NYPD would be moving resources towards problem areas for the summer. … Full Article

Ex-con who worked for rich family arrested in their deaths

WASHINGTON— About a week after the bodies of a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper were discovered after a fire in their mansion, an ex-convict who once worked for the businessman and is suspected in the killings has been arrested. … Full Article

Suspect in wealthy D.C. family deaths believed to be in Brooklyn

WASHINGTON— Investigators believe a suspect in the mysterious slayings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper is in the Brooklyn area of New York City, police said Thursday. … Full Article

Dispute outside East Flatbush church leaves 2 fatally shot, 4 injured

A long-running feud between two men ended in bloodshed when a gunfight broke out at a funeral in Brooklyn, leaving one of them dead, police said Tuesday … Full Article

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