| Nov 3, 2009
| 8:38 AM
Three people were shot, one of them fatally, in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning.
Police arrived at 834 Clarkson Avenue in East Flatbush at about 4:20 a.m. and discovered two men suffering gunshot wounds.
Both men were transported to Kings County Hospital...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2009
| 9:00 AM
A man is accused of flushing a turtle down the toilet after a domestic dispute in Brooklyn.
Yamahi Hogarth allegedly beat his girlfriend and then flushed her pet turtle down the toilet at the woman's East Flatbush apartment.
Hogarth, 23, accused the 20-...
| Jun 19, 2009
Fed-up neighbors in Brooklyn say their landlord is forcing them to live in moldy squalor. Their East Flatbush building is bursting at the seams with out-of-control fungus climbing up walls and mushrooms growing in bathrooms.
Tenant, Amelia DeMiller fears...
| Jun 27, 2009
Police say a Brooklyn day care center targeted by robbers Friday was being used as a drug haven.
The owner of the Special Moments Day Care in East Flatbush has been arrested and her husband is negotiating to surrender, said Police Commissioner Raymond...
| Jan 13, 2010
| 5:46 PM
After news broke Tuesday of a magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocking the island nation of Haiti, many Haitian-American New Yorkers found themselves scrambling for information about their homeland to learn whether loved ones survived the devastating quake....
| Feb 4, 2010
| 9:17 AM
Police are investigating a violent bar brawl involving New York's Bravest that left 4 men badly injured.
According to reports, the fight erupted inside the Salty Dog bar in Bay Ridge in the early hours of Saturday morning after a bar patron...
| Feb 28, 2010
| 2:24 PM
Students in Brooklyn are getting down and dirty for the sake of a healthier community.
Students at the High School for Public Service in East Flatbush are building a 10,000-square-foot vegetable farm on the campus' front lawn. Kids plan to sell their...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 7:56 AM
An emotionally disturbed man armed with a machete in Brooklyn was shot by police late Sunday evening.
Three NYPD officers and a sergeant arrived at 313 East 94th Street in East Flatbush at about 11 p.m., where they encountered the unbalanced 49-year-...
| Oct 4, 2009
A 5-month-old baby boy is fighting for his life after his mother slashed him in the neck, then stabbed herself in the leg, police say.
Officers were called to a home on East 38th Street in East Flatbush early Sunday.
The boy is being treated at Kings...
| Oct 18, 2009
| 12:48 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for a gunman who shot a man to death as he was standing in front of his Brooklyn apartment building Saturday evening.
According to police, around 6 p.m. two men approached 56-year-old Charles Bulze in front of 469...