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St. George »

Garland Tyree Told Judge He Didn't Want Feds 'Banging on my Door Again'

The reputed gang leader wrote to a judge in 2013 pleading not to be jailed for a parole violation.

Mariners Harbor »

UPDATED: Reputed Gang Leader Who Shot Fireman Dies in Shootout: Sources

Garland Tyree shot a firefighter and locked himself inside 15 Destiny Court, police said.

Mariners Harbor »

Here's What Garland Tyree Told Us During Fatal Standoff With Police

"I’m a person that takes life as it comes. It is what it is," Garland Tyree told a reporter

St. George »

First Firefighter Shot in Line of Duty in 21 Years Expected to Recover

James Hayes was shot while investigating a fire at a Staten Island gang member's home, officials said.

Park Slope »

De Blasio Went to the Gym During Gang Leader's Standoff With NYPD

A veteran firefighter was shot and wounded during the incident before the mayor hit the Park Slope Y

Clinton Hill »

Teen Charged With Attempted Murder in Classon Playground 'Payback' Shooting

Tyquan Burnett, 17, tried to shoot a rival who had shot him earlier, a law enforcement source said.

East Harlem »

Man Indicted for Murder in Shooting After Rucker Park Game

Demetrius Washington, 19, was charged with shooting Jordan Barber, 18, after a basketball tournament. 

Washington Heights »

2 Teen Bystanders Shot in Washington Heights Park, Police Said

A man and woman were shot in Fort Washington Park near West 158th Street on Sunday.

Upper West Side »

Gunmen Fire Into Crowd of Hundreds at UWS Housing Complex, Police Say

The incident took place during a cookout early Sunday at the Douglass Houses, police said. 

Bed-Stuy »

Two Shot During Weekend BBQ at Classon Playground, Police Say

A gunman opened fire at a park on the Bed-Stuy/Clinton Hill border Saturday, officials said.

Crown Heights »

Two Men Shot Inside Brower Park in Crown Heights: Police

The pair was shot in the legs Wednesday night near the corner of Brooklyn Avenue and Park Place.

Red Hook »

2 Teens Charged for Red Hook Drive-By Shooting That Injured 5, Police Say

One of the 5 victims was a pregnant woman who miscarried as a result of the shooting, police said.

New Brighton »

Reputed Gang Member Arrested for Shooting Elderly Couple, Prosecutors Say

Joshua Burgos, 27, was charged this week for shooting the couple in May, prosecutors said.

Red Hook »

3 Suspects Linked to Red Hook Drive-By Shooting in Custody, NYPD Says

Quamari McAllister and Marquise Frederick, both 19, shot five people, including a pregnant woman.