| Aug 8, 2009
| 11:27 AM
A New York City police officer was hospitalized but not seriously hurt early Saturday morning.
The incident happened in Brooklyn's Bushwick section. At about 3:30 a.m., the cop was on a break when he was shot in the chest while stepping into a...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 10:39 AM
A full arson investigation is underway in a Brooklyn fire that killed a 17-year-old and injured seven others -- including three firefighters.
The two-alarm blaze tore through a home at 55 Harrison Place in Bushwick around 4:40 a.m. The fire reportedly...
| Dec 29, 2009
| 1:39 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for a man spotted on surveillance tape in front of a Brooklyn apartment building with a gas can moments before a deadly fire erupted.
The flames broke out around 4:40 a.m. Monday inside an apartment building at 55...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 3:53 AM
Eighty members of an urban search and rescue team based in Brooklyn are set for deployment to assist with relief efforts in Haiti Thursday morning.
New York Task Force One (NY-TF 1) is part of the city's Federal Emergency Management Agency and is managed...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 6:51 PM
Some people in Brooklyn are convinced aliens are swooping in for a little New York night life.
Video posted on YouTube Monday shows two unknown objects floating above Williamsburg.
The person who posted the video writes, "Spotted from my backyard in...
| Nov 13, 2008
NEW YORK - Christmas came a little bit early to the Bushwick section of Brooklyn Wednesday, for students and staff at the Salvation Army's Bushwick Community Center. The Bushwick Avenue center received an extreme makeover, which included a top of the line...
| Feb 22, 2009
BUSHWICK, N.Y. (WPIX) -- Family and friends are mourning the loss of a day care worker who slipped on ice and fell to her death underneath a moving city bus Friday night, according to New York City police.
Hui Wu, 26, who worked with autistic children at...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 6:35 PM
A crude cop caught on tape harassing videographers is the subject of an internal police probe, according to a source in the NYPD.
Bushwick neighbor Vlad Teichberg caught the Friday night confrontation on his hand held camera. The video file, which he...
| Apr 21, 2010
| 1:25 PM
An ex-convict has apparently transformed a luxury Brooklyn condominium into a halfway house.
Residents living in the Bushwick neighborhood have put together a petition opposing the residence located at 979 Willoughby Avenue. People say they are worried...