Crime

The home aide of a 91-year-old man who died of heart failure when his Bedford-Stuyvesant home was broken into pleaded not guilty on Friday in Brooklyn Supreme Court for her alleged role in the burg … Full Article

Jury selection begins in murder trial of NYPD Officer Wayne Isaacs

The trial of an NYPD officer charged with murdering an unarmed man in a road rage incident began jury selection on Thursday. … Full Article

Williamsburg man gets max prison sentence in hit-and-run death of cyclist

A Williamsburg man was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison Wednesday and ordered a lifetime revocation of his driver’s license after he fatally struck a cyclist and fled. … Full Article

Brooklyn waitress indicted for stealing $500,000 from an 84-year-old widow

An 84-year-old regular at a diner in Flatlands had nearly $500,000 stolen from her after she befriended a waitress who took advantage of the relationship to score herself Apple products, plane tickets, Miami vacations and trips to the racetrack. … Full Article

Attorney objects to bloody photos shown at triple homicide trial

Prosecutors showed jurors bloody evidence photos of dead bodies covered with sheets during a triple homicide trial on Tuesday. … Full Article

Disgraced Brooklyn senator ordered to pay $75,000 fine

Federal prosecutors ordered convicted ex-Brooklyn Sen. John Sampson to pay up a $75,000 fine from his retirement account, court documents show. … Full Article

Gang member convicted of killing friend and fellow gang member

A Brooklyn gang member was convicted of second-degree murder Monday for killing his friend and fellow gang member on a Flatlands street, officials said. After a two-week trial, a jury found Reginald Brown guilty of firing at Derron Clarke, fatally hitting him in the neck. … Full Article

Former NYPD informant threatened, afraid to testify in triple homicide trial

A former confidential informant for NYPD was scared to testify Monday in a Brooklyn triple homicide trial after the defendant and his family allegedly threatened him. … Full Article

Woman slugs victim on C train after e-cig complaint

Police apprehended Krystal Feldsherov, 23 years old, at the High Street subway station in Brooklyn Heights on Thursday after she allegedly assaulted another woman who complained to Feldsherov about her smoking an electronic cigarette on the C train. … Full Article

EXCLUSIVE: Used laptop dealer lost $10K from alleged Greenpoint mail thief

A Greenpoint used computer dealer claimed he lost roughly $10,000 after a postal worker, who was recently arraigned on mail theft charges in Brooklyn’s federal court, allegedly stole multiple laptops intended for his business. … Full Article

Brooklyn man threatens company with second Las Vegas shooting

A Brooklyn federal judge ordered a man be temporarily jailed without bail Wednesday after he threatened a marketing company with a “LAS VEGAS REPEAT” when the group accused him of fraudulent activity. … Full Article

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