76th Precinct

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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.

Carroll Gardens »

Man Arrested With Drugs After Trying to Steal $417 in Condoms, Police Say

Maxim Fedotov was arrested after trying to walk out of Carroll Gardens CVS, police said.

Red Hook »

Cherry Factory Owner Kills Self During Probe That Uncovered Huge Pot Stash

Arthur Mondella, 57, shot himself Tuesday afternoon as investigators probed his Red Hook factory.

Red Hook »

Ikea Driver Threatens to Kill Cabbie During Fare Fight, Officials Say

The driver was arrested last week outside the Red Hook megastore, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

Ben and Jerry's Thief Caught Enjoying Stolen Ice Cream and Beer, Police Say

Nicholas Thompson was caught eating Ben & Jerry's Chubby Hubby and Budweiser at Rite Aid, police said.

Carroll Gardens »

Restoration Hardware Fixtures, $400 Toilet Stolen From Brooklyn Home: NYPD

Thieves took more than $6,000 worth of designer products, a $400 toilet and wood flooring, police said. 

Carroll Gardens »

Thieves Swipe $500 Prada Wallet from Stroller-Pushing Woman, Police Say

The designer wallet was swiped from inside the woman's purse hanging off the stroller, police said.

Cobble Hill »

Teens Arrested After Robbing Woman's Cellphone, Police Say

The teens swiped a $300 iPhone from a woman in Cobble Hill, according to police.

Red Hook »

Teen Beats 12-Year-Old With Paintball Gun at Red Hook School, Police Say

The incident took place at P.S. 15 Patrick F. Daly School on Dec. 5, police said.

Boerum Hill »

Man Snatches Cellphone from 11-Year-Old in Boerum Hill, Police Say

The robber then stuck his hands in the victims pocket and demanded money, police said.