76th Precinct

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Carroll Gardens »

84 NY Post and Daily News Newspapers Stolen From Building Lobby, Police Say

The newspapers worth a total of $189 were stolen over six months, according to police. 

Cobble Hill »

$11K in Jewelry Stolen From Safe While Victim Was on Vacation, Police Say

A diamond ring and a gold band with rubies and pearls are among the stolen valuables, police said. 

Gowanus »

VIDEO: Man Wanted For Stealing Cash From Elderly Woman

The man broke into the 87-year-old woman's apartment July 3, police said. 

Carroll Gardens »

Group of Nine Attacks Teen Student as He Leaves School, Police Say

The thieves took the victim's iPhone 5, authorities said. 

Boerum Hill »

Woman Bites, Attempts to Burn Rite Aid Worker with Cigarette Lighter: NYPD

The man attacked the employee after trying to steal eleven bottles of vitamins, police said.

Cobble Hill »

Shoplifters Net $5K in Goods From Cobble Hill Barneys and Rag & Bone: NYPD

Thousands of dollars in merchandise was swiped from Rag & Bone and Barneys this week. 

Cobble Hill »

Man Attacked While Selling Sneakers From Cobble Hill Residence, Police Say

The attackers fled with $800 and an iPhone, according to the police report.

Boerum Hill »

Police Presence Increased Near Gowanus Houses After Shootings

Five people were shot, one killed, in three incidents near the NYCHA development this year.

Carroll Gardens »

TIMELINE: 76th Precinct Gets 5th Commanding Officer in Less Than 5 Years

Capt. Elliot Colon was recently appointed head of the 76th Precinct, the fifth officer in five years.

Red Hook »

Thief Swipes $1,500 in Apple Products from Unlocked Car, Police Say

The car had been parked overnight on Columbia Street in Red Hook, according to police. 

Boerum Hill »

Man Wanted in Connection to Boerum Hill Shooting, Police Say

Authorities are searching for Sherif Ewis, 24, in connection to a June 10 shooting. 

Carroll Gardens »

Apple Gadgets Worth More Than $2K Stolen From Carroll Gardens Home: Police

The burglary took place while the victim was at work last week, authorities said.

Carroll Gardens »

Knife-Wielding Man Attempts to Rob Victim Near 76th Precinct, Police Say

Robert Brown, 47, was arrested and charged with attempted robbery, officials said. 

Red Hook »

Man Found Dead in Red Hook Kitchen, Police Say

Police found the 28-year-old man at 49 Coffey St. on Wednesday afternoon.