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December, 2016

Bensonhurst

Police: Suspect shocked man’s leg with Taser

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

Intruder caught red-handed in 89th Street home

The break-in leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Crime

Trio takes delivery guy’s belongings and food

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

Mask-clad louts rob man at gunpoint

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

Sneaks use several residents’ debit cards lost in the mail

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment
This story will blow your mind! Comment
Fort Greene

Bad guy pistol-whips worker while robbing Myrtle Avenue store

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

Cops pull ‘Lucky Bag’ sting in Flatbush Avenue department store

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

Cold crook swipes Court Street man’s winter jacket and boots

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

Thief takes off with bodega cash register and cigarettes

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

Police: Suspect pulls out gun in fast food restaurant

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

Weasel breaks into man’s Kings Highway home

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

Police: Man raped woman at gunpoint

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

Sneak takes woman’s wallet and phone in department store

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

Louts swipe pizza joint’s tip jar

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

Brute drags woman by backpack

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

Brutes grab teen by the throat and take his cellphone

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

Police: Man attacks woman’s baby after argument about a photo

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Police have released stark video depicting the shooting death of corrections officer Alastasia Bryan in the hopes someone can identify the gunman and his accomplice. Comment
Williamsburg

Sunset Park construction worker dead after falling from Domino Sugar factory development

A construction worker from Sunset Park died after plummeting two stories from a building at the old Domino Sugar factory on the Williamsburg waterfront on Friday morning, according to police. Comment
Bensonhurst

Police: Man bites Fire Department worker

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

Fiend screams at and assaults woman on bus

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

Police: Suspect threatens store employee and steals eight cellphones

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

Dastardly duo chokes man and steals his sneakers

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
He flew off the handle and threatened to batter an employee. Comment
Hate has gone underground. Comments (4)
A bigot allegedly told the decorated native New Yorker and her teenage son to “go back to your country.” Comments (9)

November, 2016

Marine Park

Burglar loots woman’s dresser drawers for jewelry

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

Police: Man robs young teen who refuses to buy him beer

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

Armed men try to rob woman on 72nd Street

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

Knife-wielding brute takes man’s cash in bar bathroom

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

Fiends kick and rob man on Neptune Avenue

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
A convicted child molester is living in a Sunset Park homeless shelter right next to three public schools — in defiance of a court order to stay more than 1,000 feet away. Comments (5)
A driver flipped his car into a Avenue J yard after crashing into a truck on Nov. 23. Comment
Coney Island

Help nab the slimeball who mugged a Coney Island tween

Police are searching for the lowlife who dragged a 12-year-old girl into a Stillwell Avenue alley and mugged her on Nov. 21. Comment
Marine Park

Police: Senior tries to steal clothes

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

Brute hits man with a pool stick

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

Miscreant chokes man on 81st Street

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

Fiend strips down man and robs him

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

Police: Guy pulls gun on pizza delivery man

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

Arrest in Ridge deli shooting

Bay Ridge

Arrest in Ridge deli shooting

Cops have one of three suspects. Comment
A truck crashed into an Oriental Boulevard apartment building and left a gaping hole on Nov. 17. Comment
Marine Park

Punks take teen’s phone

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

Brute busts into sleeping man’s Bath Ave. home

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

Lowlife stabs man on Fourth Avenue

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

Blade-wielding crooks slash and rob man

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

Guilty! Creep who tried to kidnap 9-year-old girl faces jail time

He tried to drag the girl from her Ford Street front yard. Comments (1)
Sheepshead Bay

Murder charge in Sheepshead Bay stabbing

Police are charging a 27-year-old Bronx woman for the gruesome murder of 44-year-old Sheepshead Bay resident Michael Ricotta, who was found stabbed to death times in his Haring Street home last month. Comment
Bensonhurst

Masked men attack and rob man

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

Fiend robs woman at gunpoint

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

Miscreant barges in home, robs senior at knifepoint

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

Police: Six suspects shock man with stun gun and steal bike

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

Arrest in killing of L&B Spumoni owner

Dyker Heights

Arrest in killing of L&B Spumoni owner

A suspect has been arrested in the killing of L&B Spumoni Gardens owner Louis Barbati, officials confirmed on Nov. 3. Comments (3)
Marine Park

Fake landlord scams woman out of $2,000

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

Sticky-fingered thief steals honey

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

Home-invading burglar makes off with safe

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

Dolt steals wallet, phone during job interview

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

October, 2016

Midwood ►Video

Pricey stolen Torah scrolls are back!

Midwood ►Video

Pricey stolen Torah scrolls are back!

It’s a miracle! Comment
Midwood

Torah! Torah! Torah! Sacred text stolen from Midwood shul

A sacrilegious sneak stole four Torah scrolls worth a quarter-million dollars from Avenue O Synagogue in Midwood. Comment
A man drowned in a tank full of sewer water in Sheepshead Bay on Oct. 26. Comments (1)
Bensonhurst

Box cutter-wielding fiend slashes man

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

Burglar swipes 68th Street man’s savings

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

Goon socks woman and steals jewelry

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

Police: Landlord locked tenant out as she showered

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

Creep attacked, masturbated on Sunset Park woman

Police are looking for the monster who followed a woman from the subway and tried to rape her in the stairwell of her Sunset Park apartment on Oct. 22. Comment
“It was circumstances that it took place here — it was really probably going to happen in [Sunset Park],” a top detective said about a Bay Ridge woman found beaten to death in Owl’s Head Park. Comments (3)
Marine Park

Fake landlord scams woman out of $2,000

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

Brute stabs man in the back on 24th Avenue

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

Crook steals $3 from bodega

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

Fiend pushes woman and swipes her cash

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

Police: Suspect flashes fake gun at bodega clerk

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

Police pinch two for stealing packages, but warn its not the end

Deliver us from package thefts. Comment
Coney Island BREAKING

Baby dies after six-story fall in Coney Island elevator

Coney Island BREAKING

Baby dies after six-story fall in Coney Island elevator

A 6-week-old girl plummeted to her death in Coney Island after her mother accidentally pushed the child’s stroller down an elevator shaft on Oct. 13. Comments (5)
Bay Ridge ►Video

More photos of Owl’s Head Park slay suspect

Bay Ridge ►Video

More photos of Owl’s Head Park slay suspect

Police released additional images of the man they believe responsible. Comment
Marine Park

Thief swipes tools from car

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

Biking goons attack and rob man on 66th Street

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

Goon takes dirt big for test drive and never returns

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

Police: Teens swipe woman’s Coinstar receipt

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

Man found stabbed to death in Marine Park home

Someone killed a 44-year-old Marine Parker in his Haring Street home on Oct. 8. Comment
And cops say it may be gang related. Comments (1)
Police arrested a 37-year-old man for driving without a license after he slammed his Mercedes Benz into two parked cars and flipped his vehicle on 41 Street near Ninth Avenue in Sunset Park on Oct. 5. Comments (1)
Bensonhurst

Brutes attack and rob a man on his smoke break

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

Trio beats up man and takes his phone

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

Police: Suspect attacked friend in failed mugging

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment
Bay Ridge ►Video

Cops release video of Owl’s Head Park slaying suspect

He’s the last person seen with victim Jennifer Cohen alive. Comment

September, 2016

Bay Ridge UPDATE

Dead woman found in Owl’s Head Park

The victim had a purse full of needles, but cops say it was likely a homicide. Comment
Marine Park

Cops collar four in pharmacy robbery

They think the crew may be linked to a string of similar stick-ups in the area. Comment
Marine Park

Crooks swipe man’s money at bank

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

Lowlifes pull man from car in vicious mugging

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

Raider breaks down door and ransacks Third Ave. apartment

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

Cad pushes woman and takes her purse

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

Cops hunting for pharmacy-robbing trio

Marine Park

Cops hunting for pharmacy-robbing trio

Police are searching for the trio of toughs who robbed four pharmacies of cash and drugs over the last two months. The bandits have made off with more than $1,000 in cash and $4,000 in prescription pills, officials said. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Car thief goes on joy ride ending on sidewalk

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

Police: Suspect attacked elderly woman for purse

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

Police: Suspect beats up man for his basketball

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Federal agents have released the five New Jersey residents they arrested in Brooklyn on Sept. 18 after determining they did not have a hand in Saturday’s bombing in Chelsea. Comment
And the Employee of the Year award goes to… Comment
Flatlands ►Video

Flatlands man gunned down in drive-by shooting

Cops are searching for the fiend who shot and killed 21-year-old Anthony Francis on E. 31st Street in Flatlands on Sept. 2. Comment
Marine Park

Scoundrels take teens pricey belt and hat

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

Brute stalks and attacks woman

The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Bensonhurst

Lout shoots man on New Utrecht Ave.

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

Burglar loots man’s home while he’s been in the hospital

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

Cop-impersonating rapist sentenced

The slimeball who raped and robbed a woman in a shady Sunset Park hotel while impersonating a police officer is going to prison for three decades, prosecutors announced on Sept. 12. Comment
Dyker Heights

Goons lead police on chase over Verrazano Bridge

Dyker Heights

Goons lead police on chase over Verrazano Bridge

Five yahoos in a black BMW packing a pair of pistols led cops on a car chase through Dyker Heights that ended in a wreck on Sept. 9, according to police. Comment
Well, they certainly know what he looks like. Comment
A Canarsie man pled guilty on Aug. 31 to sneaking more than 100 guns — including 20 assault weapons — into Brooklyn from Georgia and Pennsylvania and selling them to undercover cops. Comment
Bensonhurst

Lowlife tries to strangle man with a shoelace

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

Police: Suspect beat man with a metal pipe

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

Crook attacks bicyclists and takes off with bikes

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

Lout robs man at gunpoint and tries to drive off with car

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Cops are searching for a shooter who killed 24-year-old Kendell Walcott outside an E. 56th Street home just after noon on Sept. 1. Comment
Bensonhurst

Fall guy: Injured cyclist fell into police car, officials say

A 14-year-old cyclist is in the hospital after he “fell” into a police car on 18th Avenue in Bensonhurst on Wednesday, officials aid. Comment
Kings Highway

Hammered! Jerk smacks guy with bag of beer bottles

Police are looking for the loutish lush who hit a 58-year-old in the face with a bag of beer bottles in Midwood on Aug. 7. Comment

August, 2016

Bensonhurst

Police: Woman slashes man’s stomach

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

Trio strikes in three separate robberies

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

Cycling crooks brutally beat man in park

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

Fiend punches and robs women on Ocean Parkway

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

Gunman holds up man on W. 15th Street

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Is Bay Ridge backsliding to the bad old days? Comment
Crime

Man slashes woman in massage parlor

Crime

Man slashes woman in massage parlor

A Sunset Park woman is recovering after a knife-wielding maniac viciously slashed her in the neck, head, hands, and chest in a Seventh Avenue massage parlor on Aug. 23. Comments (2)
Bay Ridge

Blade-wielding crook swipes man’s phone

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

Crooks hold gun to teen’s head and take cellphone and keys

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

Gunman kills man at birthday party

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

Police to talk Sunset Park crime spike Wednesday

Wednesday is your chance to hold police accountable for a violent-crime spike that has been rocking Sunset Park. Comment
Call it a soggy dog story. Comment
Marine Park

Looter takes woman’s purse from her car

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

Cad swipes woman’s handbag

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

Fast-food joint robbery leads to dramatic battle with workers

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

Speedster takes off in delivery man’s car

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

Burglar swipes homeowner’s documents, damages couch with bleach

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

Brute hits woman and drives off with her car

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

Trio robs delivery guy — but he still gets the food to its destination

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

Police: Trio bashed man in bar fight

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

Fiend knocks man down and robs him

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

Crook smashes bodega clerk with bottle

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

Police: Drunk driver hit senior

Midwood

Police: Drunk driver hit senior

A Midwood senior is clinging to life after a drunk driver allegedly hit him on Avenue T on Saturday. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

See it: Kid injured in jet ski accident

Sheepshead Bay

See it: Kid injured in jet ski accident

A jet skier cut open his leg and had to go to the hospital after an incident in a Sheepshead Bay marina on Aug. 3. Comment
Crime

Bandit swipes man’s samurai sword

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

Police boats haul body found in harbor to Kingsborough

Police recovered a dead man floating off the coast of Brooklyn on Saturday. Comments (2)

July, 2016

Sheepshead Bay ►Video

Cops hunting Sheepshead Bay shooter

Police are searching for the goon who shot a teen in front of an Avenue X deli on July 25. Comments (2)
Bensonhurst

Terror trio brutally beat and rob man

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

Dastardly duo robs man at knifepoint

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

Knife-toting miscreant snatches man’s iPhone

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

Police: Armed man almost kills robbery victim

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Coney’s top cop says he’s ushered in the steepest drop in crime in any precinct citywide by focusing on the “Dirty 30” — a group of baddies he says cannot keep their noses clean. Comments (1)
Under his watch, the precinct has seen the sixth-largest reduction in crime citywide. Comments (5)
It’s a case of bouquets and brickbats. Comments (2)
Bay Ridge

Louts attack and rob man in Dyker Heights

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

Lout attacks two men with metal pipe

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

Terror trio beats woman and steals groceries

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

Drunk driver killed teen cyclist, police say

Gerritsen Beach

Drunk driver killed teen cyclist, police say

He was in the wrong lane when he hit the 17-year-old, officials believe. Comments (2)
Bay Ridge

Pair pulls blade, baton on Ridge man in suspected hate crime

One of the goons called him a “f------ Arab” for leaning on his car, which was parked in front of a mosque. Comments (1)
Marine Park

Three hammer their way into a cellphone store

Plus a host of other crimes from Canarsie’s 69th Precinct. Comment
Bensonhurst

Punks thrash a guy with a skateboard

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

Brute beats, robs Avenue S woman

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

Police kill pistol-wielding burglar

Bensonhurst

Police kill pistol-wielding burglar

They say he pulled a revolver on them. Comment
Bay Ridge BREAKING

Suicide snarls R train service in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge BREAKING

Suicide snarls R train service in Bay Ridge

A man killed himself by jumping in front of an R train at 77th Street on July 11, snarling service in Bay Ridge last Monday morning. Comments (8)
Bensonhurst

Cycling crook snatches woman’s purse

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

Miscreants threaten man to get his ride

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

Burglar raids woman’s home of jewelry

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

Thief takes elderly man’s ring right off his finger

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

Updated with video: L&B Spumoni Gardens owner gunned down in Dyker Heights

Police have released footage of the suspect. Comments (3)
It’s a new low. Comments (1)

June, 2016

That’s plucked up! Comment
Bensonhurst

Crafty burglar’s heist thwarted

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

Villain assaults and robs man

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

Enraged brute hurls trash can at deli employee

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

Police officers crash into Uber driver

Marine Park

Police officers crash into Uber driver

And officials won’t say whether they ran the intersection’s lone stop sign. Comment
Marine Park

Police: Suspect caught trying to break into home

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

Weasel makes off with cash from store fitting room

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

Fiend punches woman while stealing her cellphone

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

Fiends attack teen with brass knuckles

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

Lout shoots two men in barroom altercation

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

Irate driver slugs pedestrian with a pipe

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

Police: Suspect swiped man’s wallet

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

Police: Suspect robbed man at knifepoint

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

Police: Drunk man crashes vehicle into police car

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

Masked men lock up employee while robbing restaurant

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

Gun-toting trio takes $9,000 from man

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

Goon shoots man on W. 16th Street

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
A red-light-runner plowed her car into a sport utility vehicle in Marine Park on June 4, witnesses said. Comment
Bensonhurst

Police hunting for N train masturbator

Officials say he whipped it out in front of a 12-year-old. Comment
Bensonhurst

Brutes pistol-whip and rob man on 18th Ave.

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

Knife-toting miscreants grab and threaten man

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

Police: Teens threatened man in attempt to steal cash

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

Police: Trio attack man for cellphone and wallet

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

May, 2016

Luckily, they were covered. Comment
Bensonhurst

Brute shoves elderly woman to the ground

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

Villain attacks man on his way home

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

Police: Screwdriver-wielding suspect broke into storage facility

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

Lout beats and robs woman on Boardwalk

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

See it: Massive 20th Avenue pile-up

Bensonhurst

See it: Massive 20th Avenue pile-up

Police have no record of the crash, but we’ve got some gnarly photos. Comment
You bet your arsenal this was a big bust. Comment
Bay Ridge

A scoundrel sucker punched a guy and stole $2,000

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

Pair steals $1,500 in swag from toy store — twice!

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

Cops cuff tweens for stabbing, robbery

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

Nogoodnik throws nacho-cheese machine at store clerk

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
The dogs showed signs of abuse and are now in Animal Care and Control’s custody. Comment
Crime

Quick-moving scoundrel swipes man’s wallet

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment
Oh the iron knee! Comments (1)
Bensonhurst

Phony cops flash fake badges and rob man

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

Rim and tire thieves strike Shore Road again

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

Cops shoot dagger-wielding attacker

Bergen Beach

Cops shoot dagger-wielding attacker

Police say he lunged at them with a knife. Comment
An elderly woman died after crashing her car into a utility pole in Canarsie on May 6, officials said. Comment
He lived, but is probably going to die, authorities say. Comment
Bensonhurst

Fiends violently beat man with billiard cue

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Crime

Dead man found inside plastic bag

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Crime

Unruly loudmouths beat up man

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The news comes just weeks before the city will auction off the troubled flophouse. Comments (8)
Canarsie ►Video

Car thief careens into pair of walkers

Canarsie ►Video

Car thief careens into pair of walkers

A guy in a stolen car hit and killed a Canarsie woman on Sunday. Comment

April, 2016

Marine Park

Creep plagues Marine Park with swastikas during Passover

In every generation, there are dirtbags. Comment
Bensonhurst

Irate driver hurls insults and threats at motorist

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Crime

Duo arrested for trying to swipe beer

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Crime

Lowlife firing off shots hits woman

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Emergency responders saved a man on the Verrazano–Narrows Bridge on April 23 after he called a suicide hotline from the bridge and said he was going to jump 700 feet into the waters below to end his life. Comment
Crime

Students arrested for punching teen in school

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Crime

Stiletto-wielding woman attacks good Samaritan

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Bensonhurst

Trio picks fight with victim and steals his car

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Bay Ridge

Bungling burglars leave evidence in their wake

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

Ex-boyfriend breaks into woman’s apartment

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Crime

Pot dealers shoot and rob customer

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Bensonhurst

Police: Gun-toting teens rough up other teen for sneakers

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Bay Ridge

Police: Queens duo swipes jewelry from Ridge home

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

Two break-ins at same diner two days apart

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Crime

Piped down: Cops say suspect attacked driver with rod over parking spot

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A dirtbag stole a truck then fatally ran over its owner in Greenwood Heights on Monday morning, police said. Comment

March, 2016

It paints a bad picture for the neighborhood. Comment
Bensonhurst

Heartless brutes stab man after robbing him

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Bay Ridge

Brutes hit man with bottle and break window over parking spot

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

Quartet beat teen and swipe skateboard

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Crime

Police: Knife-toting man steals woman’s cash

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A teenage burglary suspect evaded scores of police officers in a foot chase that spanned Sunset Park, Bay Ridge, and Bensonhurst on March 23. Comments (2)
First responders from Maimonides Medical Center struck and seriously injured a 79-year-old woman on 58th Street in Borough Park while responding to a call there on March 23. Comments (2)
Crime

Help nab this subway perv

Police are asking for a hand finding the jerk who masturbated on an N train in Sunset Park last week. Comment
Bay Ridge

Crook takes off with store’s safe

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

Punk steals teen’s phone

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Crime

Armed brutes invade woman’s home

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Opps a daisy! Comment
A gun-toting goon unloaded on a Canarsie man in front of his Avenue L home on March 18. Comment
Bay Ridge

Scammers trick elderly woman out of $60,000

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

Goon takes teen’s phone and cash

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Crime

Villain sucker-punches woman and takes her purse

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Crime ►Video

Police: Dirtbag tried to rape Sunset Park woman at knifepoint in her building’s lobby

Police are looking for a dirtbag who they say tried to rape a woman at knifepoint in her Sunset Park apartment building on Saturday night. Comment
A man wearing an American flag bandanna over his face slashed a woman in Ditmas Park on March 10. Comment
They’re rolling out. Comment
Bensonhurst

Hammer-swinging brute strikes man in the head

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Crime

Police: Suspect used Taser on man and robbed him

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Crime

Crook takes Bobcat vehicle from construction site

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Call it a passing-out lane. Comments (2)
A hit-and-run driver critically injured a 70-year-old Bensonhurst man riding a motorized scooter at 85th Street and 25th Avenue around 3 pm on March 2. Comment
Bay Ridge ►Video

Suspected Bay Ridge animal killer caught on tape

Bay Ridge animal lovers released a video this week of the man the believe responsible for poisoning neighborhood cats, dogs, and birds. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Brute pepper sprays and robs woman

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

Police: Teen robbed three homes in one day

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Crime

Police: Woman robbed senior at knifepoint

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February, 2016

Bensonhurst

Police: Machete-packing teen broke into home

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Bay Ridge

Bogus lottery official scams elderly lady

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

Masked armed men storm into home for $30

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Coney Island

Burglar robs home and locks out tenant

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Canarsie

Canarsie college student died after hazing, school says

A Buffalo State College student from Canarsie died on Feb. 18 in what officials believe was a hazing ritual. Comment
Brighton Beach

Dead on Brighton Beach sidewalk

Brighton Beach

Dead on Brighton Beach sidewalk

Cops suspect a drug overdose. Comments (1)
Greenpoint

Armed bozos bungled two gas-statation robberies on Sunday

Armed goons tried and failed to stick up gas stations in Bushwick and Greenpoint within two hours of each other on Sunday afternoon. Comment
Fort Greene

Police: Have you seen this subway groper?

Police are hunting for a subway sicko who groped a straphanger in Fort Greene last Friday. Comment
Bay Ridge

Looter lifts set of tools from car

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

Brute shoves employee and takes off with $3 beer

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Crime

Police: Suspects hold man up with pellet gun

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Bay Ridge

Scoundrel drives off in idling car

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

Snow plow swiped

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Crime

Shots fired off in Coney hit man’s leg

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Sea Gate

Sea Gate officer saves choking baby

Sea Gate

Sea Gate officer saves choking baby

When she had an allergic reaction, he reacted. Comment
An 85-year-old East Flatbush man died after a 25-year-old plowed his car into the man on Feb. 6. Comment
Canarsie

18 alleged gang members charged with ‘hunting’ Canarsie residents

Prosecutors are charging more than a dozen alleged Flatbush gang members with murder and conspiracy for going on “hunting expeditions” to gun down rival gangsters — and even civilians — simply for living in Canarsie. Comment
Heaven help us! Comments (1)
Bensonhurst

Dastardly duo knocks down woman in elevator

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Crime

Terror trio roughs up man in attempted robbery

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Canarsie UPDATED

Police say man killed himself in custody

Officials say they had just checked on him 10 minutes before. Comment

January, 2016

Midwood

Police shoot alleged armed robber after car chase

Police shot a man they say robbed an Avenue P cellphone store at gunpoint on Jan. 27. Comment
Bay Ridge

Funk in the trunk: Officials say guys tried to swap suitcases full of pot

Police busted two guys who allegedly exchanged briefcases full of pot in broad daylight on the corner of 92nd Street and Fifth Avenue — just blocks from the Bay Ridge apartment building where they both live — on Jan. 27. Comment
Bensonhurst

Violent crooks threaten cabbie and steal cash

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Crime

Trio beats and robs man on Avenue W

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Crime

Gun-toting men rape woman in stairwell

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Crime

Police: Sunset Park man shot neighbor in head

A Sunset Parker allegedly killed his neighbor while showing off handgun in their 45th Street apartment building on Jan. 22. Comment
Canarsie

Pier pressure: Man admits to killing Brooklyn woman, tossing body off Canarsie Pier

A Bronx man admitted on Jan. 25 to strangling and dismembering an East New York woman before hurling her body off the Canarsie Pier in 2014, law enforcement sources said. Now prosecutors hope a sentencing judge is as brutal to the murderer as the killer was to his victim, Brooklyn’s top legal eagle said. Comment
Bensonhurst

Sneak robs homeowner without detection

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Bay Ridge

Jewel thief makes off with bling

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

Gunman executes man in Coney

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Now he needs a bath — and a lawyer. Comment
Bensonhurst

Burglars visit senior pretending to be relatives and rob her

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Bay Ridge

Fiends attack, rob cab driver, and steal car

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

Louts loot liquor store’s register

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Crime

Police: Teens caught smoking pot attack security guards

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Crime

Blood feud: Gruesome Sunset Park shooting stemmed from 20-year vendetta

A Manhattan man told police he shot and killed an elderly Sunset Park man in a dispute that was two decades and thousands of miles in the making. Comment
Bensonhurst

Man follows stripper from Jersey to Brooklyn and robs her

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Bay Ridge

Burglar takes thousands from convenience store

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

Weasel offers to assist elderly woman, robs her instead

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Crime

Maniac stabs man five times during intimate moment

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December, 2015

Bensonhurst

Homewrecker ransacks Bensonhurst apartment

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Bay Ridge

Guy catches naughty Santa burglarizing his home on Christmas Eve

The break-in leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Crime

Toughs beat a guy for $6,000

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Crime

Slugger hits guy with baseball bat

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