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Mott Haven »

The 25-year-old private investigator had sealed the drugs in small clear plastic bags, officials said.

Concourse »

Angelo Martinez was arrested after he brought three knives into the jail complex, officials said.

Civic Center »

A hearing on limiting visits to inmates and extending solitary confinement is scheduled for Oct. 16.

West Village »

One suspect, who held what appeared to be a gun to the driver's head, was not arrested, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

The free video conferencing service allows incarcerated parents to read with their children.

East Elmhurst »

Captain Medzid Kolenovic and CO Jean Destine were indicted on Friday for the 2014 assault.

Brownsville »

The Brownsville man targeted several women throughout Brooklyn in May and June, officials said.

Mariners Harbor »

Benjamin McDonald, 51, was arrested after prosecutors said he strangled his girlfriend.

Fort Greene »

Retired Correction Officer Willie Groomes followed Gilbert Drogheo off a subway train and shot him.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Joscelyn Every was the only one immediately charged in the fight that lead to his friend's death.

East Elmhurst »

City Councilman Corey Johnson is holding a hearing on Rikers' health care provider, Corizon.

East Elmhurst »

The new rule also caps solitary confinement time to no more than 30 days consecutive for all inmates.

High Bridge »

Brian Solano shot and killed Willie Lora in the lobby of 1566 Macombs Road, police said.

Elmhurst »

State reports show that four Rikers Island deaths were blamed on the prison's medical provider.

Hunts Point »

Inmate Victor Woods was being held on a drug charge when he went into convulsions, authorities said.