| May 9, 2011
| 7:32 AM
Police were called out to the corner of East New York Street and North Colorado Avenue Saturday morning after multiple calls came into 911 that a man had been shot.
The first call came in around 4:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a male victim...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 3:25 AM
Wal-Mart's lengthy struggle to open in New York City has hit fresh problems -- a controversial report that said America's biggest discounter does not just sell cheap, it makes neighborhoods poorer.
The report concludes that Wal-Mart, the biggest U.S....
| Feb 21, 2011
| 1:17 PM
A Chicago man who was severely hurt in a car crash 16 months ago in Aurora died Saturday, apparently as a result of his injuries, and officials are seeking to recharge the man convicted last year of fleeing the scene, Aurora police said in a statement...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:42 AM
The East New York neighborhood that was a focal point in the 1990 Martin Scorsese film, "Goodfellas," still remembers the movie's lead character--mob associate, Henry Hill--who died Tuesday in Los Angeles, a day after his 69th birthday. "Goodfellas"--...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:48 PM
In the last month, at least five customers have reported being robbed at an ATM.
Robbers have struck at least three times at an ATM on East New York Street, but police warn it could happen anywhere.
"It's going to get worse with the economy, Christmas,...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 6:28 AM
At 2:15 this morning police officers from the 75th Precinct responded to a 911 call of a burglary in progress at 25 Pine Street in East New York reported by the owner there.
The owner, who resided on the first and second floors, reported hearing what...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 8:09 AM
A long-time acquaintance of four Ozone Park men now accused as accomplices in the "close range" execution of a veteran NYPD officer said the suspects are being unfairly blamed for the actions of the gunman.
"That guy's a moron," Douglas Rodriguez of...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 2:25 PM
A grand jury indictment has been unsealed in Brooklyn against four Queens men and a North Carolina native for Monday's fatal shooting of Police Officer, Peter Figoski, during the home invasion of a pot dealer in Cypress Hills.
The five suspects were...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:05 PM
A week after veteran NYPD police officer Peter Figoski was fatally shot in the face, while responding as back-up to a Cypress Hills robbery, thousands of uniformed officers formed a sea of blue in West Babylon, Long Island to pay tribute at his funeral....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Police are searching for a killer Thursday after finding a 29-year-old woman stabbed to death in her Staten Island home.
Officers found the body of Simeonette Mapes-Crupi inside her home at 1446 Forest Hill Rd. around 1:50 p.m. in the New Springville...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 10:30 AM
A single father of two daughters, who was forced out of his house in Brooklyn by Bank of America, is upset the Occupy Wall Street movement has now moved into it.
Wise Ahadzi, an immigrant from Ghana, said police notified him last month that a homeless...