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September, 2015

Fort Greene

Gun-toting bandits take man’s gadgets

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Bike-riding brigand takes woman’s wallet

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Crook snatches cellphone

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Facebook flirt attacks teen during meet-up

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Brute bashes cognac bottle on senior’s head

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

August, 2015

Fort Greene

Bruisers attack and rob man of cash

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Cretin shoots woman with Taser

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Williamsburg

Knife-toting thieves accost woman on S. Fourth St.

Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Bleach-wielding brute attacks woman

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Greenpoint

Touchy pickpocket swipes woman’s phone

Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Pack of punks lift cash from man’s pocket

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Williamsburg

Williamsburg cop accused of raping 15-year-old dies in apparent suicide

He was facing up to 15 years in prison. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Wanted: This guy for exposing his junk

Police need help finding a man wanted for public lewdness after exposing his junk on the D train at a Bensonhurst subway station on Aug. 15. Comment.
Park Slope

Burglar lifts jewelry, vodka from home

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Cops: Stolen Citi Bike rider found with drugs

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Police: Robbery suspect claims to be cop

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Crime

Blade-toting lout smacks victim

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Police: Man tries to threaten bodega clerk with vicious dog

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Brighton Beach

State: Brighton Beach nursing home aide abused patient

Authorities arrested and arraigned a Brighton Beach nursing home aide on Aug. 13 for alleged physical abuse of a senior under her care. Comments (3).
Fort Greene

Police: Teen, partners shoot up playground

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Swindlers scam lady in sandwich shop

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Lingerie larcenist strikes

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Gun-toting goons rob man

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Brute slashes man in failed mugging

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Rich haul in Sheepshead Bay burglary

Police are asking for the public’s help finding a man who allegedly stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from a home near Avenue Z and E. 24th Street on Aug. 8. Comment.
Flatbush

Police: Help us find this arsonist

Cops say this guy set fire to a restaurant in East Flatbush. Comment.
Park Slope

Jewel thief takes large sum of trinkets

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Fiend tears through store wall

The invasion leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1).
Crime

Cops: Duo tried to steal lady’s purse

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Gun-toting goons demand man buy them beer

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Red Hook

Gunmen wound five in Red Hook, including pregnant woman

A pair of maniacs sprayed gunfire into a group of people in Red Hook on Monday night, injuring five, two of them critically, cops said. One of the injured women was pregnant and as of Tuesday afternoon remained in critical but stable condition at Lutheran Medical Center, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. Comment.

July, 2015

Carroll Gardens

Police: Suspect in robbery found with handgun

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Menace steals teen’s phone and tries to resell it

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Cops: Employee pocketed thousands from restaurant

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Crime

Fiend sprays woman with pepper spray

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Mugger pulls man into subway car before robbing him

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Cranky cab commuter tries to stab driver over fare

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

‘Showtime’ dancers threaten straphanger

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Jewel thief swipes baubles from home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Heartless fiends tie up senior and steal pension check

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Intruder hiding in man’s bathroom sneaks out with cash

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Fort Greene

Jewelry thief rips off diamond-laden victim

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Cops: Dorito-lover breaks into 14th Street home

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Police: Vitamin shoplifter bit employee’s hand

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Sneak yanks chain from dog walker’s neck

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Suspect swipes man’s wallet

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Man takes off with uncle’s microwave

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Bandit swipes wallet from baby stroller

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Door-to-door sneaker-selling fakes tie up homeowner

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Rock-slinging lout clocks woman

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar grabs saw and skiiing gear from garage

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Man preyed on older woman to steal pocketbook

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Police: Dad beat father-in-law over parenting dispute

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Fleece of mind: Lawman says Brooklyn ‘psychic’ scamed Iowans

He should have seen this coming. Comment.
Fort Greene

Intruder surprises resident and swipes wallet

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Gun-toting terrors beat woman in robbery attempt

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Unsavory brutes shoot man in stomach

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Bandit clocks clerk for thwarting bike swipe

The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: So-called friends beat, rob man

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Police: Group surrounds man under Boardwalk and steals snake

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

June, 2015

Park Slope

Foul fiend filches fanny pack

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.

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Carroll Gardens

Cops: Man kept sawed-off shotgun and drugs in home

Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Extortionist cons couple with harrowing but fake tale

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Armed duo sticks up teacher on Ridge Blvd.

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Woman’s brother and cousin drive off in her minivan

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Pickpocket snatches wallet during Mermaid Parade

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Cops: Man drives off in stolen lexus for an ‘emergency’

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Karaoke knave lobs wine glass at DJ

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Intruder smashes through home window and steals purse

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Brutish brigand violently attacks woman for $40

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Scalpel-wielding scoundrel takes woman’s cellphone

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Bilk money: Cops say Gravesend PTA prez stole bake-sale proceeds

That’s a lot of bake sales. Comment.
Park Slope

Cops: Teen rode off in Jeep from parking garage

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Fiend slashes man for not handing over phone

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Williamsburg

Relative bashes man’s head with beer bottle

Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.
Greenpoint

Police: Grocery store clerk chucks soda bottle at customer

Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Trickster swipes cash from elderly woman’s home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Violent fiend chokes woman in lobby for purse

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Gravesend

See it: Video of suspected Gravesend gunmen

Cops release footage of two suspects in grizzly Gravesend murder. Comment.
Crime

‘Fake’ lawyer needs real lawyer: Cops

A Sunset Park man faces up to 15 years in prison after an undercover investigation revealed he had allegedly posed as an attorney and charged thousands of dollars for bogus immigration services. Comment.
Fort Greene

Cops: Ex-boyfriend attacked and robbed woman

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Sinners pick fight with man over his rosary beads

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Thief uses front door to swipe cash and iPad from home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Ruffian forces woman to the ground and steals phone

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Teens steal kid’s phone then hit him with a stick

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

May, 2015

Crime

Grave end in Gravesend

One man is dead and another is in critical condition after someone shot them in the deceased’s Stillwell Avenue apartment on May 26. Comments (2).
Coney Island

Cops: School safety agent drove drunk

Police arrested an off-duty school safety agent for drunk driving right in front a police station on W. Eighth Street in Coney Island on May 22. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Argument ends in 14-year-old slashed on hand

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Carbonated cretin bashes clerk with soda bottle

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Crime

Crooks smash empty register at fried-chicken chain

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Fort Greene

Pickpocket swipes man’s cash in subway turnstile

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Police: Woman slapped 8-year-old girl

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Salutational brute socks victim for phone

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Blade-toting fiend punches teen in effort to steal cellphone

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Teen steals kid’s phone twice

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Heroine addiction: Cop busted with drugs, needle

This cop may have done some shooting without ever firing her service weapon. Comment.
Crime

Cops seek shooters in Flatlands drive-by

Police are asking for the public’s help finding the suspect or suspects responsible for shooting and critically injuring a 26-year-old man in Flatlands on May 11. Comment.
Coney Island

Luna lockers looted

An eagle-eyed go-kart rider fingered a guy who allegedly looted a locker at Luna Park on May 10, but the cretin behind two other cubby-related cribbings that day appears to be still at large. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Knave knifes woman in the back

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Cops: Group smashes man’s head through window

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Sneak loots Sixth Avenue home’s computers

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Fiend steals fish tank from E. 16th St. shop

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Phony cop threatens and robs man in basement

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Fort Greene

Police: Driver intentionally hits man with her car

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Pants-less man smacks neighbor with bike seat

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Cops: Spurned gym worker steals from former employer

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Crook empties pub’s till

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Thief stabs victim when robbery goes wrong

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Duo attacks and robs delivery man’s food

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Gerritsen Beach

Deadly ride

A man died after he was ejected from an all-terrain vehicle and discovered near a creek in Gerritsen Beach on May 3, police say. Comment.

April, 2015

Fort Greene

Backpack bandit threatens kid and takes off with bag

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Jewel thief strikes Ridge home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Punks attack teen and steal her phone

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Someone left a woman walking her dog unconscious and bloody on a sidewalk

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Gunman to store clerk: ‘I have to do this’

Armed robbery, burglaries, and other crimes hit the Ridge this week Comment.
Bensonhurst

Armed robbers steal $1 from store clerk

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Umbrella attack in Coney Island

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Fort Greene

Gunman apologizes for attempting to rob acquaintance

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Police: Robber threatens victim who calls the police anyway

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Barfly smashes glass in man’s face

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar takes hundreds in copper wire

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Midwood

Repeat sex offender gets 22 years to life for child rape

A Midwood man convicted in February of raping a 13-year-old girl in the laundry room of her Gravesend apartment building two years ago was sentenced to 22 years to life in prison on April 7, according to the District Attorney’s Office. Comments (1).
Fort Greene

Diner delinquents jump man for phone

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Cops: Attempted drive-by shooting in Red Hook

Police say the suspect turned himself into 76th Precinct station house. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Fiend beats stranger in head with traffic cone

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Cops: Hammer-wielding brute whacks man in the head

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Thief takes off with jewelry just before getting caught

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cruel lout stabs man with nail clippers

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Punk pistol-whips man for wallet and phone

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Sheepshead Bay cop-shooter convicted

A Sheepshead Bay man who shot at five police officers and injured three after the cops tried to break up a fight in his Sheepshead Bay building three years ago was convicted of multiple charges on April 1. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Deadly shooting in Sheepshead Bay

Police are investigating the murder of a man who was shot in Sheepshead Bay on March 24. Comment.
Fort Greene

Cops: Swordsman cuts neighbor’s face

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Police: Suspect found with straphanger’s missing phone

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Hungry pirate swipes food cart

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Teen brutes beat man for wallet, watch

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar takes more than $20,000 from home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Wicked women swipe goods from store, threaten clerk

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Merciless stranger knocks oldster’s teeth out with blow

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

March, 2015

Carroll Gardens

Teens punch girl during brawl

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Cops: Maniac stabs complete stranger

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Burglar loots home of valuables

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Thief steals electronics from doorman’s cabinet

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Suspect cuts himself breaking into home

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Two arrested in heist-turned-car chase, but mastermind still at large: Cops

Police arrested two men accused of robbing a Bensonhurst disc jockey on March 14 and shooting at the man when he pursued them — but they haven’t found the third party who allegedly put the pair up to it. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Driver charged in pedestrian death

Police are charging a Bath Beach man with reckless driving after he allegedly struck and killed a 61-year-old neighbor with his car at the corner of 21st and Cropsey avenues on March 16. Comments (1).
Gerritsen Beach

Man killed in all-terrain-vehicle crash

A 49-year-old man died after he was ejected from his all-terrain vehicle during a nighttime ride in Gerritsen Beach on March 18, police say. Comments (1).
Crime

Con Ed con man

Never trust anybody who calls and tells you to go buy a pre-paid debit card. Comment.
Crime

Thief impersonates cop, flees on bicycle

If a guy tells you he’s a cop. ask to see a badge. Comment.
Crime

Road rage in Bensonhurst

Driver gets beaten with a milk crate. Comment.
Flatlands

Schoolyard killer put away for 40 years

A man convicted of killing a 15-year-old boy and injuring a 13-year-old in a Flatlands schoolyard nearly four years ago was sentenced to 40 years in prison this week. Comment.
Fort Greene

Menace offers to help driver post-crash, but robs him instead

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Cops: Two shoplift toiletries, including condoms, from pharmacy on the same day

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Trio busts up, threatens man on 65th Street

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

NYPD: We got Atlantic gym backpack thief

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Crook robs sleeping straphanger on R train

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Goons swipe cash from pharmacy

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Phony Feds rob birthday boy at gunpoint

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Downtown

Police shoot alleged gun-toter Downtown

Cops shot a man who they say pulled a gun on them Downtown early on Saturday morning. Comment.
Fort Greene

NYPD: Daycare employee pulled out 3-year-old’s hair in anger

Daycare horror Comment.
Red Hook

Man shot in Red Hook Houses, won’t talk

A masked gunman shot a man in the lobby of a Red Hook Houses building on Hicks Street on Feb. 25, according to police. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Purse-snatching punk

Follow the antics of the nogoodniks in the Ridge. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Bandit swipes purple bike on Court Street

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Midwood

Would-be child pornographer from Midwood gets 36 years

A Midwood man convicted of attempting to drug and sexually abuse a 3-month-old infant, an 18-month-old toddler, and a 7-year-old girl with the intention of producing child pornography was sentenced to 36 years in prison and lifetime state supervision on Feb. 27. Comment.

February, 2015

Fort Greene

Brightly clad crook attacks straphanger

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Gunmen hold people at gunpoint, take cash and phones

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Cabbie stabs driver with screwdriver

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Schemers trick man out of thousands

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Trio jumps out of car to take a laptop

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Burglar swipes jewelry and cash from home

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Four abduct man and burglarize his home

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Gravesend

Midwood man convicted of raping 13-year-old in Gravesend

A 42-year-old Midwood man who raped a 13-year-old girl in the laundry room of her Gravesend apartment building almost two years ago was convicted of first-degree rape and an array of other charges on Feb. 18, according to the borough’s top lawman. Comment.
Fort Greene

Fraudsters sign leases for luxury apartments with bad cards

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Gunman takes straphanger’s cellphone, purse

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Thief lets himself into home, takes camera

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Senior suspect tries to pass off fake money

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Trio takes pre-teens phone at gunpoint

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Gowanus

Crime hits Gowanus parole office — before it opens

A burglar swiped thousands of dollars worth of tools and building materials, including a security camera, from the soon-to-open parole headquarters in Gowanus in January, police said. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Body found in car

Police say a man was found dead inside his vehicle in a Sheepshead Bay parking lot on Feb. 9. Comment.
Fort Greene

Cops: Man strikes woman with cane to get a seat

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Police: Teen swiped woman’s iPhone on train

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Gunman robs resident emptying his trash

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Screwdriver-wielding wacko slashes guy

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Thief buys brand-new Beemer with man’s money

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Masked bandit robs Fifth Ave. store

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Burglars take thousands in cash, jewelry from home

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Villain pins woman and takes her cash

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Marine Park

Goon attacks good Samaritan returning lost cellphone

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment.
Coney Island

Burglar steals “Spiderman mask” from MCU Park: Police

He’s not your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. Comment.
Park Slope

Thieves swipe pricey two-wheel ride from apartment

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Crooks shove woman onto train, take off with purse

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar swipes cash, jewels

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Home invaders foiled by victim

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

January, 2015

Park Slope

Thieves swipe pricey bags from luxury shop

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Hungry bandits swipe food from delivery man

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Cops: Teen swipes purses in two elevators

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar scales building and swipes cash, credit cards

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Woman pushes and robs senior citizen

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Blade-toting killer murders Coney woman

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Marine Park

Body found in Marine Park

Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found floating face-up at the Gateway Marina in Marine Park on Jan. 25. Comment.
Midwood

Midwood molester pleads guilty

A 30-year-old Midwood man with a history of sexually abusing children pleaded guilty on Jan. 22 to serial molestation. Comment.
Fort Greene

Thug grabs, threatens, and robs elderly woman

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Burglar swipes purse from home

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Pistol-packing pirates rob delivery men

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Thugs rob pharmacy at gunpoint

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Crook takes employee’s wallet

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Schemers cheat senior out of thousands

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Bandit loots home of jewelry, electronics

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comments (1).
Crime

Gunmen break into home and rob couple

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Brighton Beach

Conned: Pair posed as Con-Ed workers for home invasion

Police are looking for a pair of female home invaders who stole $600 from an elderly Brighton Beach man’s apartment near Brighton Beach and Coney Island avenues on Jan. 8. Comments (1).
Fort Greene

Cops: Teen threatens and robs Chinese food restaurant

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Mugger knocks man out in elevator

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Thug rips purse off woman’s shoulder

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Gunman strikes twice — robbing victims of cash

The thefts leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Robber gives up on cash-less victim

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Man abducts and rapes woman on Surf Ave.

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Flatbush

Shooter on the loose in Flatlands

Police are looking for the suspect who shot and killed a 21-year-old man in Flatlands on Jan. 6. Comment.
Fort Greene

Gunman robs bagel store

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
Park Slope

Knife-toting maniac attacks and robs delivery man

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Knife-wielding thug scared off mid-robbery

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Thugs attacking people on McDonald Ave.

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Illegal parker drives off with police tire boot

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Burglar steals thousands in jewelry from home

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Masked gunman robs Knapp St. store

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Crime

Severed hand found in Calvert Vaux Park

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

December, 2014

Marine Park

Gun-toing crooks take off with wallet

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Gunmen target cabs in three incidents

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Gun-toting mugger robs woman

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.
Crime

Trio robs bike rider after asking the time

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Woman takes pocketbook off stroller

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
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