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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.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYPD Takes Fewer Guns Off the Streets as Shootings Rise, Stats Show

The latest data from police show that illegal gun recoveries have reached a new low.

Hunts Point »

3 People Arrested for Shooting Deaths of Two Bronx Cabdrivers, Police Say

The suspects were arrested in the deaths of Maodo Kane and another cabdriver, police said.

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