| Oct 26, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Detective Gescard Isnora, the undercover cop who fired the first shots in the controversial shooting death of Sean Bell in 2006, told his story publicly for the first time today.
He was testifying in the NYPD departmental trial that's seeking to push him...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Despite the fact that this parking space in Bushwick actually looks smaller than the driver's car, he continues undeterred -- somehow working his vehicle (plus bike rack), into the tiny space.
A tipster told Gothamist.com, "I was leaving for work the...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 7:52 PM
A noisy generator used to keep patients at a Bushwick hospital cool, is now keeping dozens of neighbors sleepless at night.
"It's more than a buzz. It goes through your bones. It shakes the windows too," said Tom Robinson, who can't sleep and has filed...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Police are searching for 3 suspects in the shooting death of a Brooklyn mother who tried to shield a group of children when gunfire erupted outside a Brownsville school just as students were dismissed.
Putting her life on the line for children she didn't...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:00 AM
The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing Brooklyn mother and her infant daughter..
Erica Mitchell and her infant daughter Jennice Wilson were last seen at approximately 2 p.m. on Monday, July 25th inside...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 3:44 PM
Police are looking for the heartless mugger who was caught on surveillance snatching a purse from a wheelchair-bound woman in Brooklyn.
The robbery happened July 20th just after 1 p.m. at the corner of Wyckoff Ave. and Bleecker St. in the Bushwick...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 5:55 PM
ADDRESS:196 13th street in Park Slope
BEEN AN EYESORE SINCE: 20 YEARS PLUS
CLAIMS TO SHAME: It's so disgusting, so smelly, so unsanitary, neighbors want to move. A brownstone, between 3rd and 4th avenue, is covered in trash, buckets...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 6:01 PM
Police are looking for a serial burglar in Brooklyn, who gets a charge from stealing electronics, including video games.
The suspect has broken into seven homes in Bushwick over six weeks in June and July. The burglar uses rear windows or skylights to...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Less than a month after getting shot point blank in the head and surviving, an NYPD cop was in court Monday to face the man who he says tried to kill him. Detective Kevin Brennan walked into a courtroom at Brooklyn Supreme Court Monday to face Luis "Baby"...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 6:32 AM
The man accused of trying to kill an NYPD officer in Brooklyn last month is headed back to court.
Luis Ortiz, 21, a career criminal with over a dozen arrests, is expected to be arraigned Monday on formal charges from a grand jury.
A few weeks ago, Ortiz...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Two NYPD officers who were shot in the line of duty got standing ovations as they were promoted during a ceremony at police headquarters on Friday.
Officer Kevin Brennan, who last month amazingly survived a gunman's bullet to the head during a...