Crime

Cops seek public’s help finding Crown Heights stabber

Police on Thursday issued a photo of a suspect wanted in Wednesday’s stabbing of a 25-year-old Orthodox Jewish man in Crown Heights. … Full Article

Three men sentenced for kidnapping, robbery in Greenpoint

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Thursday announced that three men have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms for kidnapping and subsequently robbing two men in Greenpoint. … Full Article

Bronx man sentenced to 18 years to life in for killing Brooklyn woman, disposing of her body

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Wednesday announced that a 35-year-old Bronx man was sentenced to 18 years to life in prison for fatally choking a Brooklyn woman and stealing her money. … Full Article

Brooklyn gang member pleads guilty to fatally shooting rival in the head

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced on Tuesday that a 24-year-old Brooklyn man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for fatally shooting a man in Flatbush. … Full Article

Brooklyn man sentenced to 12 years for robbing subway riders after attacking them with hammer

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Monday announced that a 30-year-old Brooklyn man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for two separate robberies of subway commuters. … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights Rabbi Raskin leads rally after assault

The prominent rabbi who was attacked on a Brooklyn Heights street Jan. 31 was joined by community members, clergy -- and even members of Curtis Sliwa’s Guardian Angels -- at a rally and march Friday morning. … Full Article

Prominent Rabbi attacked in Brooklyn Heights

A prominent Orthodox rabbi was attacked on a Brooklyn Heights street this past Sunday evening, and community members say the incident fits into a pattern of crime on Joralemon Street. … Full Article

Bronx man pleads guilty to fatally choking Brooklyn woman, disposing of body

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced on Monday that a 35-year-old Bronx man has pleaded guilty to murder and grand larceny for choking a Brooklyn woman to death. … Full Article

Brooklyn gang member convicted of killing 13-year-old boy in Brownsville shooting

 Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced on Wednesday that a 21-year-old Brooklyn man has been convicted of second-degree murder for a fatal shooting in Brownsville that killed a 13-year-old boy in 2012. … Full Article

Insurance agent bilked clients out of $4.5 million

A Staten Island man who owned a Bay Ridge-based insurance company systematically bilked his elderly clients out of nearly $4.5 million over a period of time, according to Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson. … Full Article

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