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Video: Shocking Footage Shows Cop Ripping 1-year-old Child Out of Mother's Arms at Social Services Office
Police have launched an investigation into a “troubling” video that shows several New York police officers attempting to pull a 1-year-old baby from the arms of his mother on the floor of a social services office in Brooklyn.
Off-duty NYC firefighter slain in Brooklyn road rage attack; cops hunt gang-connected suspect
An enraged gangbanger used a baseball bat to beat to death an off-duty firefighter by the side of a Brooklyn highway early Sunday, police sources said. Faizal Coto, 33, was found lying near his 2008 Ford Mustang on the eastbound shoulder of the Belt Parkway near Exit 4 in Bath Beach around 4:45 a.m.
Andy Samberg channels his inner John McClane in Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 6 trailer
Welcome to the party, pal! With only a month until a revived version of Brooklyn Nine-Nine returns in the US, the rescued sitcom has dropped a trailer for its sixth season. And it’s a perfect Die Hard parody.
Woman suffers spine injury in Queens subway attack aboard E train, police say
A woman suffered a spinal fracture after an attack aboard a Manhattan-bound E train in Queens last month, according to the NYPD. After 5 p.m. on Nov. 30, a man approached a 20-year-old woman on the subway en route to the Forest Hills/71st Avenue station and argued with her, using a "slur based upon
Brooklyn apartment fire kills 2 girls, police say
Two young girls were killed in a fire that broke out at a Brooklyn home late Saturday night, the NYPD said. Just before 11 p.m., the FDNY responded to a 911 call about flames inside an apartment at 165 Schaefer St. in Bushwick, where they removed two children and one adult from the burning home, pol
Man setting up cones for film production set struck and killed by car in Brooklyn: NYPD
BOERUM HILL, Brooklyn — A man who was placing cones on the ground of a parking lane for a film production was struck and killed by a car early Monday morning in Brooklyn, the NYPD said.
'I'm shot! I'm shot!' FBI agent screamed after gunfight in Brooklyn, witnesses say
The wounded FBI agent shot during a weekend gunfight in Brooklyn screamed in pain when a bullet hit his shoulder, witnesses said Sunday. “I’m shot! I’m shot!” the agent yelled, according to Eldora Phillips, 68, who lives nearby.
Brooklyn Fire Kills Young Girls Visiting Their Grandfather
Vincente Gomez always eagerly awaited his granddaughters’ arrival on Fridays. Every other weekend, the girls, Payton Gomez, 7, and Haley Harris, 9, would stay with him in his three-bedroom apartment in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
Man Fatally Struck By SUV While Setting Up Cones For Movie Shoot In Brooklyn
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 63-year-old man was struck and killed by an SUV early Monday in Brooklyn. Police said Pedro Jimenez, of Manhattan, was setting up cones for a film shoot on Douglas Street near Court Street in the Cobble Hill neighborhood when he was hit around 4:20 a.m.
Video Posted To Facebook Showing NYPD Officers Taking 1-Year-Old From Mother Creates A Stir
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There is outrage over a violent arrest. The NYPD and city officials are investigating after cellphone video posted online shows police officers yanking a child from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn city agency building, CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reported Sunday night.
Free Things to Do in Brooklyn This Week - December 9-December 16
On a budget? Not to worry. City Guide's weekly roundup of free things to do in Brooklyn will keep your entertained without breaking the bank. From catching a free outdoor movie screening to exploring breathtaking Prospect Park, there's something in this weekly roundup for everyone wanting to travel
Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 6 trailer is Jake’s action-packed fantasy
Andy Samberg’s Jake Peralta is living his absolute dream in the action-packed trailer for Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 6, with allusions to Die Hard and other classic action movies.
'An emotional tidal wave': Belmont fire survivors recall tragedy nearly 1 year later
Loved ones are remembering those who were lost nearly one year ago in the massive Belmont fire that killed 13 people. The Dec. 28 fire at 2363 Prospect Ave. marked the city's deadliest fire in decades. Fire officials said an unattended 3-year-old sparked the fire by playing with stove burners.
Two in custody after FBI agent injured in shooting: cops
Two people were taken into custody after an on-duty FBI agent was wounded in a wild drive-by shooting in Brooklyn, police said. The suspects, identified by sources as 31-year-old Ronnel Watson and 29-year-old Hector Amissah, were arrested Saturday after the shooting in Canarsie. Charges against them
Woman suffers fractured spine in Queens subway attack, police investigating as hate crime
FOREST HILLS, Queens (WABC) -- The NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an attack on a subway in Queens. The attack happened November 30th on a Manhattan-bound E train heading to the Forest Hills Station.
Two young sisters killed in Brooklyn apartment fire
Two little girls described as their grandfather’s reason for living were killed in a massive fire that tore through his Brooklyn apartment, police said Sunday. The sisters, Payton Gomez, 7, and Haley Harris, 8, were living with their grandfather on Schaefer Street near Central Avenue in Bushwick whe
WATCH: NYPD Looking For Man Who Stole SUV With 3 Kids Inside in Brooklyn
Police say the parents got out of the SUV to stop in a store in Canarsie, and just one minute later, their kids were gone. They were found safe, but their kidnapper is still on the run.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 6 Trailer
Brooklyn Nine-Nine came this close to death when FOX canceled the cop comedy series starring Andy Samberg, Andre Braugher, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Chelsea Peretti, Joel McKinnon Miller and Dirk Blocker. Thankfully, NBC came through and saved the series, giving
5 shot outside of Queens nightclub
RICHMOND HILL, Queens (WABC) -- Five people were shot outside of a nightclub in Queens, and police are searching for the gunman. It happened outside of The Rose Lounge on 130th Street in Richmond Hill at approximately 3:45 a.m. Saturday.
Police: Missing 17-year-old from Nassau found
A teen who was reported missing from Hempstead has been located. As News 12 reported, police had said 17-year-old Nyahna Mathis was last seen leaving her home on Dec. 6. Police announced Sunday afternoon that Mathis has been located.