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East Harlem »

The men were trapped on the side of the building for about 20 minutes, according to witnesses.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Ken Thompson's request for no prison time for Peter Liang is "unacceptable," Hertencia Petersen said.

Midtown »

The number of NYCHA buildings with structural damage more than tripled from 2008 to 2014, a report says.

Midtown »

It is illegal for convicted sex offenders to live in public housing, officials said.

Midtown »

The NYPD is creating an interactive database to share information about crime in public housing.

Concourse »

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. described the plan as "an outrage."

Greenpoint »

The raid was part of the DA's ongoing anti-drug effort in public housing.

East Williamsburg »

The shooter was wearing all black and a black mask, police said.

East Williamsburg »

The man took her wedding rings and $1,300 in cash, police said.

East Williamsburg »

Thousands of dollars worth of drugs were found in Bushwick and Borinquen Plaza housing.

Central Harlem »

Despite near-historic low crime figures, gun violence in Harlem is behind rising shooting numbers.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Officer Peter Liang shot Gurley when his gun accidentally went off in a dark stairwell, officials said. 

Gowanus »

The Gowanus Houses Art Collective gives young NYCHA residents a forum for artistic expression.

Bed-Stuy »

The agency will provide services and resources directly to victims at NYCHA developments. 

Brooklyn Heights »

"We the People," which features photos and stories from 20 NYCHA residents, opens this month.