78th Precinct

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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.

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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.

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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.

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$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.

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$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.

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Woman's Purse Stolen at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Police Say

The thief got away with $100 in cash, makeup and credit cards, according to a police report.

Gowanus »

State Reduces Number of Parolees at Controversial Gowanus Parole Center

Opponents dropped their lawsuit in exchange for a reduction in the number of parolees at the facility.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Grocery Worker Stole $1,500 From Store, Police Say

An employee of Food Train pocketed cash while he worked the register, according to a police report.

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Subway Pickpocket Swipes Wallet With $450 in Cash, Police Say

A woman on a crowded R train had her wallet stolen by a pickpocket, according to a police report.

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Taxi Passenger Pays Fare With Credit Card Then Assaults Driver, Police Say

The passenger hit the driver with a blunt object and ran away, police said.

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Man Steals Lobster and Steak From Whole Foods, Police Say

The alleged thief shoplifted more than $400 in items from the Whole Foods Market in Gowanus.

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Patient's Wallet Stolen From Her Hospital Bed, Police Say

A 42-year-old woman had her wallet stolen when she left her hospital room to get tests, police said.