| Apr 12, 2011
| 5:41 PM
A school janitor is behind bars tonight, police say he has been raping a 13 year old girl at this middle school month since class began in september.
Crime scene investigators.... weren't what parents were expecting to see when they dropped off their...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 6:26 AM
Police are searching for a man who has sexually assaulted three women, picking out victims near a particular street corner in Brooklyn.
Cops say the suspect in all three sexual attacks is described as a black man in his late 20s, who is about 5'9" to 5'...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 1:53 PM
A body found in a car in East Flatbush may be that of a missing 65-year-old woman from Long Island, according to police.
New York City officers found the decomposing body in the trunk of a gray 1998 Lexus, parked at E. 48th St and Ave. J just after 3 p....
| Jul 10, 2010
| 2:46 PM
Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent.
The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...
| Jul 18, 2010
| 11:28 AM
New York City police are hoping new surveillance tape will help track down the gunman responsible for shooting a nine-year-old boy in the leg.
The incident occurred Friday night as the young boy was riding his bike on East 45th St. in East Flatbush...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Aretha Franklin says she's recovering from a fall and will miss two free concerts in Brooklyn and an 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel.
Franklin's office says the Queen of Soul broke ribs and has abdominal pain from Sunday's fall. Franklin...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 6:33 PM
Police in Brooklyn are on the hunt for a man wanted for brutally attacking a female in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, on Jan. 22, and they are asking for the public's help.
The 26-year-old was walking around 10:40 p.m. in the vicinity of Glenwood Road and East...
| 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 5, 2011
| 10:39 AM
Police are looking for a suspect in the shooting death of a Brooklyn man identified Tuesday as the cousin of rap star Nicki Minaj.
According to authorities, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at East 52nd Street and Farragut Road in the East...