78th Precinct

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Park Slope »

Burglars Strike 7th St. Twice in One Day Amid Spike in Park Slope Break-ins

Police are warning to keep bikes out of sight and secure air conditioners to prevent burglaries.

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Cargo Bike Stolen From Front of Park Slope Brownstone, Police Say

A Bike Friday Haul-a-Day was stolen from in front of a Berkeley Place brownstone, police said.

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Thief Cuts Through Wall to Steal From Prospect Heights Restaurant: Police

A thief used a kitchen knife to cut through an office wall and steal $856, according to a police report.

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Customer's Car Stolen From Fourth Ave. Auto Repair Shop, Police Say

A man left his Dodge to be repaired and it was gone when returned, according to a police report.

Park Slope »

Burglar Strikes Park Slope Apartment While Couple Sleeps Inside, Police Say

A thief stole $4,600 in valuables while a Park Slope couple slumbered in their home.

Windsor Terrace »

Armed Robbers Strike Windsor Terrace and Park Slope Businesses, Police Say

Windsor Wine Merchants and Cohen's Optical were both robbed at gunpoint on April 14, police said.

Park Slope »

Thief Pretending to Shop for His Wife Steals Two Purses, Police Say

The man and his accomplice stole two pricey bags from a Park Slope boutique, according to police.

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Man Assaulted With Pool Cue at Park Slope Billiards Club, Police Say

A 21-year-old man was assaulted during a fight at Oceans 8 at Brownstone Billiards, police said.

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Passenger Steals Livery Cabbie's Wallet From Glove Compartment, Police Say

A livery driver had his wallet swiped from the glove compartment, according to a police report.

Gowanus »

Gowanus Rabbit Colony's Owner Arrested for Animal Cruelty, Sources Say

Dorota Trec, who owns nearly 200 rabbits, was taken into custody at the 68th Precinct, a source said.

Park Slope »

Flame the Snake Reunited With Family After Going Missing for 8 Months

A terrified neighbor called 911 after discovering the pet snake on the stairs outside her apartment.

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Kidnapping Scam Strikes Park Slope Hospital Employee

A caller claimed to have kidnapped the victim's best friend and demanded $1,700 in ransom.

Park Slope »

$13,000 Bike Stolen From Park Slope Townhouse, Police Say

The Guru Photon bicycle was stolen from a Park Slope basement on Jan. 15, according to a police report.

Gowanus »

Police Seize 100 More Gowanus Bunnies After Finding Others Had Syphilis

Police returned to rescue roughly 100 bunnies, days after seizing 74 rabbits earlier in the week.

Park Slope »

$6,600 in Designer Bags Stolen From Park Slope Boutique, Police Say

Thieves struck Eleven Consignment Boutique twice in one week, according to police reports.