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Brooklyn man gets life in prison for raping 3 women, girl in weeklong spree

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – A brazen sexual predator will be spending the rest of his life behind bars after raping three women and a 15-year-old girl in Brooklyn within one week, District Attorney Ken Thompson announced Monday. 353 more words


Man Faces Charges In Crown Heights Police-Involved Shooting

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man wounded in a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn is facing several charges.

Authorities charged 24-year-old Kareem Thomas with weapons offenses and reckless driving in connection with the incident that occurred in Crown Heights. 143 more words


Suspect Hurt In Police-Involved Shooting In Crown Heights

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One person was wounded in a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Wednesday.

The shooting happend around 12:30 p.m. on Montgomery Street in Crown Heights. 350 more words


Assemblyman Wants More Security Cameras In Crown Heights Following Attack On EMT

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A state lawmaker is calling for the installation of more security cameras in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, the plea from… 105 more words


Afternoon Bulletin: Mayor de Blasio Unveils Industrial Plan for the City and More

At a press conference this morning in Brooklyn, Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to save New York City’s industrial properties. Alongside City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Mr. 463 more words

Orthodox man attacked by culprit who told police he's 'tired and fed up of the Jews': NYPD

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — An Orthodox Jewish man was assaulted Wednesday on his way to synagogue by an attacker who allegedly told police he was “tired and fed up of the Jews,” according to NYPD. 98 more words