83rd Precinct

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Man in Critical Condition After Beating Outside Bushwick Eatery La Fogata

The victim struck his head on the sidewalk, knocking him unconscious, police said. 

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Casket With Bones Inside Found Across from Bushwick Cemetery, Police Say

The casket was missing its lid and covered in mud, police said.

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Bushwick Leads NYC in Burglaries in 2015, NYPD Says

More than half of all burlgaries in Janaury stemmed from unlocked doors and windows, police said.

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Bushwick Burglaries Jumped 24 Percent in 2014, Police Say

Construction sites and homes with unlocked doors were big targets.

Ozone Park »

NYPD Commanding Officer Who Tweeted ‘Release Alerts’ Is Back on Twitter

Commander Jeffrey Schiff is now tweeting from the 106th Precinct in Queens. 

Bushwick »

Man Raped, Assaulted Women in Separate Incidents in Bushwick, Cops Say

The attacks happened in February and earlier this month, according to the NYPD.

Canarsie »

Man Forcibly Touched Teen Girls, Women in Brooklyn Laundromats, Cops Say

Police are searching for a man accused of forcibly touching five females in Bushwick and Canarsie.

East Williamsburg »

North Brooklyn Stop-and-Frisk Subjects Frequently Black or Hispanic

Blacks were stopped far more frequently than other groups in Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick. 

Bushwick »

Stop-and-Frisks a 'Necessary Evil,' Police Official Tells Bushwick Locals

Locals need to "be more specific" with descriptions of criminals or "almost everybody's being stopped."