Crime

22 charged with drug trafficking following undercover investigation at Roosevelt Houses

 Kings County District Attorney Kenneth P. Thompson, together with New York City Police Commissioner William J. … Full Article

Bed-Stuy protest over Laquan Nelson shooting

Some Bedford-Stuyvesant residents are demanding an investigation into what they claim was a delayed response following the deadly shooting of 16-year-old Laquan Nelson, on Classon Avenue on June 2. … Full Article

#FLONYC highlights Gun Violence Awareness Month

First Lady Chirlane McCray on Thursday updated #FLONYC, her interactive media blog that presents her work as first lady, with a focus on Gun Violence Awareness Month. Last year, more than half of the murders committed in the state were in New York City. … Full Article

Pastor Constance Hulla aims to stem Coney’s violence

Constance Hulla, Pastor of Coney Island Gospel Assembly, recently hosted the NYPD’s “Gun Buy Back” Program at her Church in Coney Island. We chatted with Ms. … Full Article

Stabbing victim's dad: 'What made you do this?'

The father of a 6-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed in a knife attack in a public housing project elevator said Thursday that if he saw the suspect, he'd ask him, "What made you do this to a little baby?" … Full Article

Police arrest man in elevator stabbing of boy, 6

A man believed to have stabbed a 6-year-old boy to death and critically injured a 7-year-old girl in a knife attack in a public housing building elevator that didn't have security cameras was arrested just minutes after the mayor and the police commissioner publicly id … Full Article

Brooklyn district attorney clears 7th convict

A judge agreed on Tuesday to toss out a conviction in a 1997 fatal shooting, making it the seventh time this year a defendant has been cleared in an exhaustive reexamination of old homicide cases. … Full Article

Western Beef adding $50K to reward for East New York stabbing suspect

The hunt for the stabbing suspect of two children in East New York is on. … Full Article

Report accuses Charles Hynes of misusing seized funds

A report by the city's Department of Investigation accuses former Brooklyn district attorney Charles Hynes of using money seized from drug dealers and criminal defendants to pay for a political consultant. … Full Article

Reward offered to help find suspect in fatal stabbings of East New York children

Political leaders and anti-violence advocates in East New York are offering a monetary award for information leading to the apprehension of a suspect in Sunday’s fatal stabbing incident at the Boulevard Houses that claimed six-year-old Prince Joshua Avitto and left seven-year-old Mikayla Capers i … Full Article

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