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Crime Creeping Back Up After De Blasio Touts Record Lows

A month after Mayor de Blasio heralded historic lows, new NYPD stats show a rise in homicides.

Jamaica »

Shootings Drop More Than 30 Percent in Jamaica, Police Say

The number of shootings in the 103rd Precinct decreased by nearly 32 percent last year.

Crown Heights »

Cops Eye Ebbets Field Apartments in Neighborhood Crime Spike

Police say shootings and other crimes keep turning up links to Ebbets Field. 

Civic Center »

Bloomberg to Begin Releasing Weekly Murders and Shooting Updates

The year-to-date updates will show a bigger crime drop than in 2012, according to the mayor's office.

Bed-Stuy »

Kelly Joins Concerned Grandmothers in Bed-Stuy Anti-Violence Rally

Commissioner Ray Kelly joined Grandmother's Love Over Violence at a rally in Bed-Stuy on Tuesday.

Long Island City »

Queensbridge Residents Hold Meeting After Elderly Blind Tenant is Robbed

Residents held an emergency meeting Thursday to discuss rising crime in the development.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Six Men Shot Overnight Across Brooklyn, Staten Island

Hours before dusk hit, gunfire erupted in Staten Island, kicking off a night of flying bullets.

Clinton Hill »

Cops Seek Several Men in Clinton Hill Shooting

The victim, Antonio Wilson, was an innocent bystander, cops said. 

Jamaica »

Number of Shootings in Jamaica Drops By 50 Percent

The neighborhood is trying to change what some see as a violent reputation.

Concourse »

44th Precinct Avoids Shootings for Nearly 8 Weeks, Longest in Recent Memory

Inspector Kevin Catalina attributed the lengthy lull to a crackdown on street crews.

Long Island City »

Pols Call for End to Gun Violence After Murder of Manhattan Man in Queens

Long Island City leaders called on the community to help find Francisco Leal's killer.

East Flatbush »

35-Year-Old Man Shot Dead in East Flatbush, Police Say

A man was shot and killed on East 92nd Street near Avenue A, police said.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Residents Say Crime is Their Top Concern

Union Settlement Association surveyed 1,000 residents.

Sunnyside »

Queens Vigil Will Remember Newtown Victims With Ties to Sunnyside

Shooting victims Benjamin Wheeler, 6, and principal Dawn Hochsprung have ties to Sunnyside.

Flatbush »

Accused Brooklyn Serial Killer Indicted on Murder Charges

Salvatore Perrone is charged with shooting and killing three Brooklyn shopkeepers.

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