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Flatbush »

7 Injured in Flatbush Hit-and-Run, Police Say

An SUV plowed into several cars before its driver fled the scene on foot, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Shooting Victim Discovered in Burning Bed-Stuy Apartment, Police Say

Qasim Mitchell, 24, was found dead in his Gates Avenue apartment that had been set on fire, police said.

Astoria »

Search Continues for Astoria Man Suspected of Attempted Rape

Police continue to search for a man suspected of attempting to rape a 22-year-old woman in Astoria.

East New York »

Police Seek Pair of Suspects in East New York Robbery and Shooting

Police are looking for two men suspected of attempted robbery and shooting in East New York.

Hudson Square »

Man Fatally Struck by 2 Train at Canal Street

The 43-year-old victim was hit when he tried to walk across the tracks, police said.

Ditmars »

Men in Frozen Yogurt Truck Carjack Honda After Dispute With its Driver

The occupants of the ice cream truck rear-ended another driver, then one of them took off in his car.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Arrested in Bed-Stuy Wanted For Pennsylvania Double Homicide, NYPD Says

A man arrested for buying pills Wednesday night is wanted in connection to a double homicide.

Laurelton »

Barber Fatally Stabs Teen With Scissors Over Pair of Headphones, NYPD Says

Carl Richardson, 19, was killed for trying to collect a debt from a barber, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy's 81st Precinct Gets New Commanding Officer

Deputy Inspector Scott Henderson is a 19-year veteran who comes to Bed-Stuy from the 88th Precinct.

Chelsea »

Family Attacked by High Heel-Wielding Woman, Police Say

The attack with a high-heeled shoe sent a husband and wife to the hospital, police said. 

Ridgewood »

Man and Woman Found Fatally Shot in Ridgewood Apartment, Police Say

Natalie Mejia-Tavares, 21, and a man were found shot to death in Ridgewood Thursday, police said.

Charleston »

Woman Kills Neighbor's Hen and Sticks Cigarette in Its Mouth, DA Says

The incident was part of a long-standing feud between Michelle Conti and her neighbor.

East Village »

Woman Dies After Being Hit by SUV in Cooper Square, NYPD Says

Lisa Julian, 47, was hit while walking in Cooper Square early Thursday, the NYPD said.

Bed-Stuy »

Organizers Plan Day of Silence For Victims of Bed-Stuy Gun Violence

"A Silent Day of Recognition" will honor people who have been killed by guns.

Washington Heights »

Inspector Barry Buzzetti Leaving Washington Heights Police Precinct

The commanding officer was praised for helping lower crime and being accessible to locals.

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