Deputy Inspector John Lewis

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After Big Jump, Crown Heights' 71st Precinct Sees Dramatic Drop in Crime

One of the most extreme crime increases in the city has finally ebbed, police say. 

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Central Brooklyn Gangs Target Teen Girls in Popular Bank Scam, Cops Say

Brooklyn gangs are using teen molls with fake checks to fund the drug trade, cops said. 

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With Crime Up Across Crown Heights, Each Avenue Finds Its Niche

From fake checks to phone snatches, assaults to robberies, crime is up, and location-specific. 

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Shoulder Surfers and Rubber Checks Drive Up Crime in Crown Heights

Identity theft is plaguing the 71st Precinct, police say.

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Friday Afternoon March Planned For Man Beaten by Police in Crown Heights

Scores of protesters plan 'Justice for Ehud' rally, as the community reels from taped beating