| Jan 8, 2010
| 6:09 PM
The New York City Police Department's Hate Crimes Task Force is asking for help in the case of two brazen stickup artists in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, allegedly responsible for six attempted robberies since Jan. 2.
On Saturday around 6:20 pm, the two...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 2:29 PM
The Hate Crime Task Force is on the manhunt for two bandits, apparently targeting Hassidic Jews in Brooklyn.
Investigators say two men tried to rob five people in Crown Heights a span of two hours last Saturday.
The incidents happened on Presidents...
| Feb 12, 2010
| 2:33 PM
A Brooklyn school aide, accused of recruiting a known class bully to beat up a fourth grader has been suspended, Department of Education officials confirmed Friday.
The Feb. 5 beatdown broke out at recess when 10-year-old Tyreik Bowers, a student at...
| Sep 7, 2009
| 10:44 AM
Tens of thousands of revelers gathered in Brooklyn to celebrate Caribbean culture Monday at the West Indian American Day Parade, as bright beaded costumes and feather headdresses also provided a lively backdrop for New York City politicking.
| Nov 25, 2008
NEW YORK - If these days you feel like you're hanging by a limb, scratching you're head wondering: What is there to do, that's cheap and fun in New York City? How about swinging by the Bronx Zoo?
Admission is on a pay as you wish donation every...
| Feb 6, 2009
NEW YORK, N.Y. (WPIX) -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg should have no problem coasting right into a third term in office. According to a new survey, most voters don't even know who the two democratic challengers are.
In the eye-opening report conducted by...
| Mar 20, 2010
| 1:09 PM
Two teenage girls were viciously attacked Friday by a knife-wielding adult couple in Brooklyn, authorities said.
Shantayah Lewis, 16, and her friend, 15-year-old Shaquina Grant, were hanging out with friends at 5 p.m. on Franklin Ave. in Crown Heights...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 3:55 AM
Police are seeking public assistance in identifying a man they believe sexually assaulted an 11-year-old girl.
According to cops, the man approached the girl on July 11 at 7:50 a.m. inside the premises of the Kingsborough Houses, located at 1880...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 11:09 AM
An FDNY EMT has been arrested in connection with five sexual assaults that have occurred since 2001, authorities announced on Wednesday.
Angus Pascall, 33, of Brooklyn has been charged with rape, sexual abuse, criminal sex act, menacing, criminal...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 5:23 AM
A gunman shot and killed a member of the St. Lucia soccer team early Monday in Brooklyn while the man celebrated the winning goal he scored earlier that day.
Police arrived at 361 Utica Avenue in Crown Heights and discovered two people suffering...
| Apr 6, 2010
| 2:00 PM
A 10-block radius of Nostrand Avenue in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn was shut down by New York City police Tuesday as part of a large-scale drug bust.
Authorities -- including the NYPD and the Brooklyn District Attorney's Office -- began raiding...