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Bed-Stuy »

Community Board Approves Naming Bed-Stuy Street After Brooklyn Detective

The board gave its approval for co-naming a Bed-Stuy block in honor of Detective Clarence Surgeon. 

Fort Greene »

Drunk Man Agreed to Hand Over $1K Bike to Unarmed Thief, Police Say

A 40-year-old man handed over his bicycle when asked, because he was drunk, police said.

Fort Greene »

Teens Toss Rock at Babysitter and Spit on Her, Police Say

The teens also threw a rock at the 28-year-old woman, police said.

Fort Greene »

Teen Who Said He Was Hit by Stray Bullet Near School Shot Himself: Police

The 16-year-old told police he was shot while playing basketball in Fort Greene but later recanted.

Fort Greene »

10-Year-Old Robbed of His iPhone By Man Claiming to Have a Gun, Police Say

The 10-year-old was robbed in the Fulton Street G station, police said.

Clinton Hill »

Teen Arrested in Clinton Hill Double Sexual Assault, Police Say

Nicholas Isaac, 17, was arrested for sexually assaulting a 31-year-old woman on a Clinton Hill street.

East Harlem »

Harlem Grandmother Lives in Fear After She Was Attacked in Her Own Home

Zoila Jara fought off a would-be rapist. Now she wants to make sure he is brought to justice.

Navy Yard »

Man's Body Found in East River off Brooklyn Navy Yard, Police Say

The body was found floating in the water near 50 Flushing Ave. in Fort Greene.

Fort Greene »

Police Searching for Gunmen After Shooting Outside Alibi Bar

The three men were caught on security footage the night of the shooting.

Fort Greene »

$36K Stolen from Brooklyn Academy of Music Using Bogus Checks, Police Say

Police are investigating $36,656.16 withdrawn from BAM's business account with fraudulent checks.

Fort Greene »

Spike Lee Puts Eric Garner Memorial Outside His Fort Greene Studio

The memorial shows a picture of alleged homicide victim Eric Garner with the words "I can't breathe."

Chelsea »

Woman in Wheelchair Gets Up and Shoves Bicyclist She Tried to Rob: Police

The crook sat in a wheelchair before standing up and assaulting the Citi Bike rider, police said.

Fort Greene »

Vandals Smash Up and Rob Cars Parked Under the BQE, Police Say

Some cars on Park Avenue were robbed overnight Monday, and others were just damaged.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Bicyclist Collided With Ferry Bus on 12th Avenue Bike Path

The bicyclist appeared to hit a bus that was pulling into the Midtown Ferry Terminal Thursday morning.

Civic Center »

NYPD to Review Use-of-Force Policy In Wake of Eric Garner Death

Commissioner William Bratton ordered a "top to bottom" review of the department's use of force policy.