| Feb 1, 2011
| 12:48 PM
A Brooklyn nun who claimed she was the victim of a brutal rape is now recanting her story, telling police she made the whole thing up to cover up a consensual sexual encounter with a bodega worker.
According to police, the nun -- identified as 26-year-...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Police are asking for the public's help to find the suspect behind a deadly shooting in East Flatbush that killed one boy and injured another.
Investigators say the gunman approached a 13-year-old boy just after 7 p.m. Saturday at the corner of East 39th...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 3:17 AM
Two firefighters and another person was injured after a two-alarm fire erupted at a store-front church in Brooklyn early Tuesday.
Fire officials say the blaze broke out at 3:50 a.m. at the Holy Love Pentecostal Church of God, located at 998 Rutland...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 8:11 AM
A fatal shooting late Monday night in Brooklyn added to a recent trend that no police officer wants to see: a spike in the murder rate that reverses a decade-long decline in New York City homicides.
The shooting happened at 11:22 p.m. inside the Wien Far...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 5:51 AM
Two bodies discovered late Wednesday in a car in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, may be those of a New Jersey couple who went missing 17 days ago, according to a source close to the investigation.
Evande "Cassy" Orna, 39, and a man she was dating, Troy Edwards,...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:42 AM
It was a close call early Easter Sunday morning when four NYPD officers were shot during a wild gun battle in a 6th-floor apartment, where an out-of-control, ex-con menaced his pregnant girlfriend and their 4-year-old son.
Three of them were shot in...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Con Edison is warning Brooklyn customers that, because of problems with electrical equipment, voltage is being reduced by 5 percent in certain neighborhoods.
The neighborhoods affected are: Williamsburg, Greenpoint, Bedford Stuyvesant, Clinton Hill, Fort...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 3:41 PM
License plate capturing cameras are prowling Brooklyn neighborhoods--nabbing drivers who've managed to rack up at least $350 in parking tickets that are three months old--and holding their cars hostage with an electronic tire boot under a new program that...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:32 AM
Police have a new lead in the 2004 murder of Juilliard student Sarah Fox, after DNA from the scene was found to match another sample taken at a recent Occupy Wall Street protest, according to PIX11 sources.
On May 19, 2004, 21-year-old Sarah Fox went out...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Police are looking for the person, who struck and killed a Brooklyn man Sunday in East Flatbush.
According to detectives, John Cook, 34, was trying to cross the street near Rockaway Parkway and Rutland Road, when the driver of a blue Nissan Maxima...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 3:29 PM
A Brooklyn social worker was senselessly killed at his neighborhood gym after police say he was brutally attacked during a heated argument over exercise equipment.
According to police, Douglas Smith, 50, was attacked Saturday at his East Flatbush...