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Civic Center »

NYPD Rolls Out Pilot Program to Detect Gunshots in Brooklyn and The Bronx

The ShotSpotter program will roll out to five different areas in Brooklyn and The Bronx.

Jamaica »

There Has Been Just 1 Shooting in Jamaica Since October, Police Say

The 103rd Precinct recorded one shooting since Oct. 24 last year, the commanding officer said.

Bed-Stuy »

No Shootings This Year in NYPD Precinct Where Police Officers Were Murdered

The 79th Precinct's streak is attributed to community partnership and an "omnipresence" of officers. 

Crown Heights »

Ex-Con Arrested for Shooting at 3 People in Crown Heights Robbery Spree

Jovan Frederick, 32, faces attempted murder, assault and robbery charges, police said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

84th Pct. Officers Off Patrol For 2 Weeks After Colleagues Murdered

Police from the 84th Precinct took two weeks off patrol after Dets. Liu and Ramos were shot to death.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Teen Arrested in Shooting of Woman at Bus Stop in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

The victim in the Dec. 18 shooting was not the intended target, police said.

Crown Heights »

Shootings Up in Crown Heights Last Year as Overall Crime Drops

A recent fight between two gang-affiliated groups fueled an uptick in shootings, officials said.

Crown Heights »

2 Shootings of Teens Are Connected, Police Say

Jaquay Bennett was killed and a 17-year-old gang member was injured last week in Crown Heights.

Civic Center »

Broken Windows and Stop-and-Frisk 'Here to Stay,' Bratton Says

Mayor de Blasio and Bratton announced a 4.6 percent drop in serious crime in 2014.

Civic Center »

Bobby Shmurda's GS9 Crew Charged in 24 Shootings, 1 Murder: Investigators

Shmurda shot near a crowd outside an East Flatbush barbershop over the summer, prosecutors said. 

Civic Center »

Police Shootings and Rounds Fired Drop to Record Lows, Study Finds

The number of people shot and killed by police officers decreased 50 percent.

Fort Greene »

Ingersoll Houses See Nearly 19 Percent Drop in Crime

Citywide crime has dropped by 4.4 percent, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

Jamaica »

Shootings in Jamaica Drop by 40 Percent, Bucking Citywide Increase

There have been 13 shootings in the 103rd Precinct this year and officals say gun seizures have helped.

Fort Greene »

Spike Lee's Memorial to Victims of Alleged Police Violence Keeps Growing

Lee added memorials to Eric Garner, Mike Brown, John Crawford and Ezell Ford outside his studio.

Civic Center »

Bratton Points to Dropping Crime Stats to Defend His Tenure as Commissioner

Though the number of NYC shootings is up, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said crime is down overall.