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Mother at center of viral video showing cops ripping baby from her arms is being held in jail on New Jersey warrant
Outrage built Monday over a video showing police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn public benefits office, with officials criticizing police for not de-escalating the situation and clients of the facility complaining it is indicative of how the city treats soc
Daughter, ex-correction officer charged in Long Island woman's barbell beating murder
LYNBROOK, Nassau County (WABC) -- A former New York City correction officer and his 21-year-old girlfriend have been indicted on murder charges in the fatal beating of the woman's mother on Long Island.
SEEN HIM? Alert Extended To NJ In Hunt For Man In Road-Rage Death Of Off-Duty NYC Firefighter
The NYPD on Monday asked police in North Jersey to be on the lookout for a Brooklyn man wanted for questioning in the slaying of an off-duty city firefighter in a road-rage incident.
The best electronic music events in New York City this week
Looking to get amped up or blissed out to electronic music? From a DJ/performance artist to a synthwave Christmas party, this week's event lineup offers plenty to enjoy for fans of EDM and more.
'Power' Crew Member Killed in On-Set Accident in Brooklyn
A crew member on the Starz series Power was killed early Monday (Dec. 10) after being struck by a car in New York. Pedro Jimenez, 63, died after being hit by an SUV about 4:20 a.m. ET Monday. Jimenez was working as a production assistant and setting up traffic cones as the show prepared for a locati
Explosion-Packed ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Trailer Would Make Michael Bay And Jerry Bruckheimer Proud
In an episode of 30 Rock on NBC, Tracy Jordan/Tracy Morgan talked about how he wanted to get a helicopter so he could blow it up and film himself walking away from it in slow motion. It wasn’t until I saw that scene in season 1’s The C Word that I realized it’s always been my dream to blow stuff up
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 placing parking cones down struck and killed
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - A 63-year-old man placing cones on a street in Brooklyn to secure parking for a film production was struck and killed. Pedro Jimenez, of Manhattan, was placing the cones along Douglas St. in Boerum Hill at about 4:20 a.m. on Monday when he was struck by a 2006 Ford Explorer tra
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.
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
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
Priciest home sales in Atlantic Beach
Priciest home sales in Atlantic Beach (11509) The three highest-priced home sales in Atlantic Beach last month ranged from $426,000 to $943,500. The priciest Atlantic Beach home sold in November was a 3-bedroom, 3.5-bath colonial on .15 acres at 55 Erie Ave. that sold for $943,500 in cash. It was li
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.
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
The 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Season Six Trailer Is Here
The brand new Brooklyn Nine-Nine trailer is here and it looks bloody cool. The new trailer starts with a dramatic scene, complete with explosions, helicopter and an heroic leap from Peralta - before it's all revealed to be a day-dream sequence from the cop, acted out by tiny plastic figures.
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.
Off-duty firefighter dead after suspected road rage incident on Belt Parkway
BATH BEACH, Brooklyn (WABC) -- The body of an off-duty firefighter was found near his damaged car on the side of the Belt Parkway early Sunday morning. Authorities say the victim, Faizal Coto, 33, was found lying outside of his car with severe head trauma. He was later pronounced dead at Coney Islan
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.