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December, 2014

Hit-taker jacks DJ’s gear on Fourth Street

Park Slope: 78TH PRECINCT Comment

Burglar attacks cops with fire extinguisher, board on Greene Avenue

Fort Greene: Cops cuffed a man who they say broke into a Greene Avenue building on Dec. 18, then attacked police officers with a fire extinguisher and a two-by-four when they tried to arrest him. Comments (1)

Cops: Man uses counterfeit cash at bodega

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Police: Duo pummels man with baseball bat

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Botched robbery of Myrtle Avenue bank

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Car thief takes off with minivan packed with presents

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Upstate duo attacking people, jacking their phones

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

$10,000 cash taken from Stewart Avenue lumberyard

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Police: Duo caught shoplifting 57 items of clothing worth $2k on Fulton

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Wythe Avenue nightclub is no country for unattended bags

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Gunmen rob delivery driver of cash and moped

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Muffin shop marauder: NYPD seeks burglar who bagged $6k

Crime: A burglar broke into a Williamsburg muffin shop last week and ran off with a huge wad of cash, police said. Comment

Rim raiders: Bandits on car-wheel theft spree

Williamsburg: A band of thieves is stealing the wheels off of late-model cars around Williamsburg, and carting them off in black sedans, police said. Comments (1)

Jewel thief strikes Fourth Avenue apartment

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Man loots laundry detergent, attacks security guard

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Gunman injures two in Graham Avenue pizzeria

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

NYPD: Man cuts himself attempting to slash cabbie

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Would-be Third Avenue bank robber flees empty-handed

Bay Ridge: The failed theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Massage parlors shuttered in prostitution bust

Bensonhurst: Police have brought business to an unhappy end at nine massage parlors across Bensonhurst and Dyker Heights. Comments (3)

Burglar loots car-wash on Hamilton Avenue

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Burglary turns home invasion when goons beat, rob returning resident

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Hewes Street shouting match ends with gunshot to man’s face

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Houseguest steals $40K from Jay Street family

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Maniac went on Bedford Avenue restaurant rampage

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (2)

Woman ambushed for purse in Dyker

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Goons brutalize senior for fanny-pack, $5K wad of cash

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment

November, 2014

NYPD: Night owl stealing W’burg party people’s purses

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a man who they say has been haunting Williamsburg bars, waiting to grab patrons’ unattended bags when they’re not looking. Comment

Fiend in lobby robbery: “Get your f------ hands on the wall!”

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Crook snatches child’s phone on F train

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Bandit on bicycle accosts woman on Lorimer Street

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Goon grabs teen’s headphones off his head on Jay

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Armed squatter kicked man out of his own house

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment

Police find submachine gun, machine pistol at Gowanus Houses

Gowanus: Cops recovered a pair of heavy-duty, semi-automatic weapons from the roof of a Gowanus public housing building between Baltic and Wyckoff streets on Nov. 22, according to a report. Comments (11)

Robberies at fancy Flatbush eateries stoke fear, split reactions

Crime: A string of armed robberies has Flatbush residents freaking out. Comments (22)

Pickpocket steals phone, pal punches mark

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Scoundrel swipes $6,000, passport from car

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Scissors-wielding robber slashes straphanger

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Fiend filches senior’s purse Downtown

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Dad attacks and robs daughter

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Robbers demand cellphones from store, walk out with cash

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (3)

Four or more guns roar in Coney parking lot

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment

Youths attack Jewish man at J, M station

Williamsburg: A trio of teenage bigots attacked an Orthodox Jewish man on a Willliamsburg train platform on Monday afternoon in what police are calling a hate crime. Comment

Sweets thief sours, brandishes blades

Vinegar Hill: Cops cuffed a man on Nov. 2 who they say stole cotton candy from a York Street market, then returned a few minutes later and threatened an employee with three knives. Comment

Three elevator robberies in Fort Greene public housing

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Eighth Avenue move soured by pricey heist

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Tricksters convince senior to hand over ‘cursed’ cash and jewelry

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Crook steals from woman’s apartment while she spends a day in jail

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: Teen mayhem outside costume store on Halloween

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Robbers attack woman for her purse on N. 10th

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Cops: Man involved in fight hits woman with stray bullet

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comments (1)

‘Latin Kings’ indicted for near-scalping a block from DeBlasio’s house

Bushwick: The vicious attack was part of a chain of violence that was all orchestrated or boasted about on Facebook, according to prosecutors. Comments (7)

Gnarly intruder nabs quarterpipe from Clinton Hill backyard

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Burglar swipes cash from Fourth Avenue candy store

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Man peppered with bullets on McDonald Avenue

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Predatory passengers rob cab driver in Dumbo

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Gunman robs Manhattan Avenue bodega of $3K

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Two shot outside of W’burg rap show

Williamsburg: Two members of a critically acclaimed rapper’s entourage were shot after a performance at Rough Trade Records in Williamsburg early on Tuesday morning, according to police and reports. Comment

NYPD: Education-boat hand sexually assaulted shipmate

Brooklyn Heights: Cops arrested an 18-year-old who they say sexually assaulted his fellow teen crew member twice in just more than a week aboard a boat docked in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Comments (1)

October, 2014

Police seek would-be Flatbush bank robber

Crime: Cops are on the lookout for a man who tried to rob a Chase Bank on Flatbush Avenue at Church Avenue on Sept. 25, according to a report. Comments (2)

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Ruffians rough up, rob cabbie

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Cops: Grocery worker stole $3,300 in change

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Fiend robs woman ahead of romantic rendezvous

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Fiend stabs stranger on 79th Street

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Louts attack woman with milk crate

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Toughs rob teen of phone Downtown

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Bandit robbed deli of $3g, beer

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar boosts computer from 82nd Street church

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Arrest in Flatbush home-invasion murder

Crime: Police arrested a suspect in the Oct. 15 murder of a senior in Flatbush during a botched home invasion, but two more remain at large, according to police. Comments (8)

Bad date steals from passed-out man

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Crook, caught, throws laptop at victim-turned-sleuth

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Atlantic Avenue store looted twice in two days

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Fiend socks woman, steals her phone charger in Gravesend

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Hoodlums rob man at knifepoint in McLaughlin Park

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Trio attacked man in McCarren Park

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Masked bandit robs Dyker gas station

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Charge ‘em! Two nabbed for phony credit cards

Bensonhurst: Credit where credit is due. Comment

Safe’s not sound in MetroTech armed robbery

Downtown: A gunman robbed a Downtown Chipotle early on Saturday morning, police said. Comments (1)

Goon tries to mug kid outside of school in Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Woman fights off would-be robber at Seventh Avenue station

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Bandits rob delivery guy of food, phone, and cash in Red Hook Houses

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Goons attack man for no apparent reason in Bensonhurst

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Crime of snatchin’: Police seek Clinton Hill restaurant thief

Clinton Hill: An opportunist snatched a woman’s purse from the back of her chair while she was eating in a Vanderbilt Avenue restaurant on Oct. 11, cops said. Comment

Early-morning group mugging on Manhattan Avenue

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Dial ‘L’ for lockup: Man threatened cops with phone in gov building, officers say

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Teen swipes sleeping woman’s phone from her bedroom

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Schemer cons woman out of $10,000

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Getting technical: Burglars strike Dumbo tech hub

DUMBO: A bunch of bandits burglarized tech company offices in a Dumbo building late last month, cops said. Comments (5)

VIDEO: Murder at the Bushwick Houses

Bushwick: Police have released a video of the cold-blooded killing of a Bushwick Houses resident in late September. Comments (1)

Cops: Teens swipe straphanger’s phone in G station

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: Phone snatching on the N train

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Audacious cat burglar steals empty lockbox from store on Smith

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Gun-toting passengers rob cabbie on Graham

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Con artist scams Ridge man out of more than $1,000

Bay Ridge: The scheme leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Friend: Slain Red Hook man was ‘a hood Santa Claus’

Red Hook: “Everyone is in mourning,” the friend said. Comments (13)

Cops: Have you seen the G train attacker?

Downtown: A man punched a straphanger in the face as he exited a G train at the Hoyt-Schermerhorn station Downtown on Sept. 5, police said. Comments (1)

Huge burglary

DUMBO: A brazen burglar bagged a bunch of computers from the Main Street offices of the Dumbo digital-marketing company Huge on Sept. 21 or 22, according to cops. Comment

Prosecutors: Brooklyn Tech teacher is serial sex predator

Fort Greene: The sordid story of a Brooklyn Technical High School teacher accused of sending a lewd picture to a student got astronomically fouler on Tuesday when he was rearrested after prosecutors say they found heaps of evidence showing he preyed on six girls and young women. Comment

Flavor-dusting for prints: Teens stole Doritos from chip factory, police say

Williamsburg: They were caught orange-handed. Comments (5)

Punks go ballistic, wreck computers in empty school

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Cops: Employee steals 26 new iPhones from cell shop

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Action-packed gas station heist in Williamsburg

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Villain vamooses on ill-gotten Vespa

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Purse snatcher pinched

Bay Ridge: The arrest leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

September, 2014

Kick-stopper! Bandit burglarizes Kickstarter

Greenpoint: A bozo broke into Kickstarter’s Greenpoint headquarters last week and made off with a bundle of electronics, according to cops. Comments (1)

Attempted rape in Greenpoint

Greenpoint: A woman fought off a would-be rapist on a Greenpoint street early on Sunday morning, according to law enforcement officials. Comment

Cops: Anti-gay shooting in Bushwick

Bushwick: Police have arrested three men who they say harassed and shot at a group of men dressed in drag in Bushwick on Saturday morning. Comment

Drug raid: Heist at Boerum Hill pharmacy

Boerum Hill: A crafty band of burglars busted through the wall of a Smith Street pharmacy overnight on Sept. 20 and made off with a hefty prescription-drug haul, police said. Comment

John on the spot: Gigolo steals stingy client’s ride

DUMBO: A prostitute takes his customer’s car as payment for services rendered. Comments (2)

Midwood home invasion

Midwood: A knife-wielding goon robbed a senior citizen inside his Midwood house on Sept. 25, cops said. Comment

Bushwick Houses resident murdered on his steps

Bushwick: A fiend shot and killed a man outside his Bushwick apartment on Thursday afternoon, cops said. Comments (1)

Prosecutors: Double-rape victim went to second attacker for help

Clinton Hill: Chilling details have emerged in the case of the woman raped twice in one hour in Clinton Hill on Aug. 31. Comments (1)

Police: Schemer tries to pass fake bills, attacks clerk with scissors

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Trio beats up guy who turned down cocaine offer

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comments (1)

Thief swipes laptop from church moments before mass

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Gun-toting robbers mug man sitting in car

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Ruffians beat and rob man

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Police: Guy went for the jugular on Montague Street

Brooklyn Heights: Cops arrested a man who they say stabbed another man in the neck, severing his jugular vein in the early afternoon on busy Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights on Sept. 22. Comment

Cops: Help us find fiend who mugged elderly man in Midwood

Midwood: Police are looking for a guy who they say robbed a senior in Midwood on Sept. 17. Comment

Arrest in Clinton Hill double sex-assault

Clinton Hill: Police arrested one suspect but are still looking for a second in connection with a pair of sexual assaults of the same woman that took place an hour apart in Clinton Hill on Aug. 31. Comment

Police seek Gowanus groper, would-be home invader

Gowanus: Cops are after a braces-wearing, teen scoundrel who they say tried to push his way into a woman’s Gowanus Houses apartment and groped her this summer. Comment

Cops on patrol for pair rolling stolen goods in suitcase

Fort Greene: A pair of burglars stole a bunch of gadgets from a Fort Greene apartment on Sept. 14, then, apparently having difficulty carrying them, broke into a second pad on the same block and grabbed a wheeled suitcase to cart them off, police reported. Comment

Fire escape: Burglar strikes four apartments in one G’point building

Greenpoint: A prowler broke into five Greenpoint homes in one afternoon this week, police said. Comments (4)

Prescription for trouble as punks bag bundles of beauty supplies at pharmacy

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Sicko exposes himself to straphanger

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Blade-toting villains slice victim in failed mugging

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Mean girls beat teen with brass knuckles

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Home invasion on Livingston Street

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Goons beat, cut, and rob man

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar swipes gadgets from burger joint

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Woman suffers back-to-back sex attacks in Clinton Hill

Clinton Hill: Two fiends sexually assaulted the same woman on the street in separate incidents within an hour of each other in Clinton Hill on Aug. 31, police said. Comments (2)

UPDATE: Arrest in subway head-up-skirt assault

Downtown: Police have arrested the guy who they say stuck his head under a woman’s skirt on Aug. 8 at a Downtown subway station, then pushed her down the stairs and beat her up. Comments (3)

Cops: Passenger attacks cabbie in Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Wanted man evades arrest by running down G tracks

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Trio beats man with a bat

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Police: L train dispute turned bloody with stabbing

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Trio swipes 100 boxes of antacids from Atlantic drug store

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Disgruntled delivery driver beans boss with chair

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Crooks clobber and rob man

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment

Gym rat bit, whipped with phone charger in Downtown attack

Downtown: Police arrested a woman who witnesses say attacked a fitness buff with a cellphone charger at random as the gym rat was leaving her Downtown health club this morning around 9 am. Comments (2)

Theft spree targeted women shoppers on Fulton Mall

Downtown: Four store patrons reported having their wallets or bags stolen while browsing the aisles in stores along Downtown’s Fulton Mall on the same day last week. Comments (5)

Cops: Senior diner patron hits fellow customer with hammer

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Soda-stealing goons attack shopkeeper

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Punks beat up and rob drunk guy

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Parking dispute turns rod beating Downtown

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Punks beat and rob man in McCarren Park

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (4)

Gun-toting crooks rob woman in broad daylight

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

August, 2014

Lowlife steals lady’s walker Downtown

Downtown: No respect. None. Comment

Sicko wanted for gropings in Greenwood

Greenwood Heights: There is a groper on the loose in Greenwood Heights and he’s targeting women outside the Prospect Avenue R station, cops said. Comments (2)

Break-in news

Greenpoint: Police are looking for men in connection with two burglaries in Greenpoint last month. Comments (1)

Bodega clerk beans bystander with peanut butter jar during fight

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Goon robs Bensonhurst senior of cash

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Hooper Street school suffers huge laptop theft

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Cops: Suspect breaks window for toy dolls and shirts

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Schemers trick senior, take her money

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Knife-wielding goons rob man of cellphone, dough

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment

NYPD: Trio wanted in gun ambush

Fort Greene: Police are looking for three men in connection with an Aug. 15 shooting in Fort Greene. Comments (9)

BAM-boozled: Bad checks defraud Fort Greene institution

Fort Greene: Someone stole $36,000 from our beloved institution. Comments (2)

Cops: Suspect swipes diamonds, goes on short get-away

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Police arrest teen in Flatlands for allegedly swiping CitiBike from Fort Greene

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Cops: Stool-wielding bar-goer bashes his way along Smith St.

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Burglar hits pay day at 15th Ave. home

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Woman swipes roommate’s laptop

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Punk pelts 62-year-old woman in the head with basketball

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Cops: Suspect steals meth out of man’s sock

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Cops offer reward for sexual asaulter

Cobble Hill: Someone robbed and fondled a 20-year-old woman in Cobble Hill earlier this month and police are offering $2,000 for information that leads to his arrest. Comment

Police officer egged

Fort Greene: Someone hit a patrolman in the head with an egg tossed out of Cumberland Walk window. Comment

Cops seek attempted bank robber

Bensonhurst: Police are searching for the woman who tried to rob a Bensonhurst bank on Aug. 16. Comment

Police: Pedophile prowled Downtown office building

Downtown: Cops arrested a man who allegedly fondled a 9-year-old girl as she and her 3-year-old brother waited for their mother in a Schermerhorn Street office building on Aug. 4. Comment

Horror on the waterfront

Williamsburg: The East River view of a tony Williamsburg restaurant turned grisly all of a sudden on Thursday morning when a man’s body floated to the water’s surface, cops said. Comment

Cops: Box-cutter-wielding man swipes tween’s phone

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: Woman threatened with wrench in Gravesend

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops seek Greenpoint camera thief

Greenpoint: A guy strolled into a Greenpoint photo studio on July 14 and stole a pricey camera, according to the authorities. Comment

Construction worker brings a gun to a verbal fight

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (3)

Cat burglar steals cat, shorts on Fourth Avenue

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Duo grabs woman, steals her stuff on N. Sixth

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Shoplifter takes off with diamond ring in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Cops: Sicko exposed himself to Pratt janitor

Clinton Hill: Police are looking for a creep who they say masturbated at a worker at Pratt Institute on Willoughby Avenue on Aug. 8. Comments (2)

Three shot, one killed in Bushwick

Bushwick: A gunman killed a man and wounded two women in Bushwick on early on Sunday morning, according to the NYPD. Comment

Cops: Help us find this F-trian chain snatcher

Windsor Terrace: Cops are searching for a guy who they say yanked a chain from a woman’s neck aboard an F Train on Aug. 4. Comment

Williamsburg mom robbed walking with infant, dog

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a man who they say grabbed an iPhone out of a woman’s pocket as she was walking with her baby and dog on N. Third Street on July 30. Comments (9)

Two cash machines sucked dry

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (2)

Villains beat and rob cyclist

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Pedestrain beans driver with bat in sidewalk rage incident

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Grabby lady tries to rob woman of groceries in elevator

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Craigslist ‘movers’ drive off with woman’s stuff

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar bags jewelry from Dyker home

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Two arrests in Midwood robbery

Crime: Police have arrested two men who they say are responsible for robbing and assaulting an 18-year-old woman inside her apartment building in Midwood on July 27. Comment

No-class burglar strikes on Classon

Fort Greene: Police are after a man who they say pulled off a pricey heist in Clinton Hill on July 17. Comments (2)

July, 2014

Break-in news continues

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

The car-nage continues in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: Cops received reports of four car burglaries and four car thefts in the Fort Greene and Clinton Hill this week, not counting the 20-car window-smashing spree on Park Avenue early on Tuesday morning. Here’s how the rest went down. Comment

Hostile work environment as fight breaks out at deli

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comments (1)

Construction-site sneak takes off with power tools

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Machete-toting bandit robs teen

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Punks punch straphanger, steal tablet

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cheapskate skips out on taxi fare and steals cab

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Crook speeds off in delivery man’s car

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Ridge cops searching for larceny crew

Bay Ridge: Police are searching for four teens they say went on a cash- and purse-snatching spree in Bay Ridge on June 9. Comments (3)

NYPD: Man shot on Washington Avenue

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Gunfire rang out near the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on Wednesday afternoon, leaving one man seriously injured, police said. Comment

Cops: Suspect tries to bean man with his own umbrella

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Bad neighbor steals cash, counter-top stove from next-door

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Teens spray perfume in woman’s eyes, steal her purse

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops: Suspect breaks man’s jaw, ribs for bumping into him

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Grocery goon steals shopper’s handbag

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Con-man scams old lady out of $2,000 with lawyer claim

Bay Ridge: A common con leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Burglaries continue to plague Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (4)

Lady ambushed by paintball-gun-wielding fiend

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Broad daylight mugging outside of MetroTech

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Jerk store! Cops cuff guy who they say beat up, robbed bodega worker

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Father and son beat teens with bat

Bensonhurst: A Bay Parkway beat down leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Police: Help us find this armed-robbery suspect

Fort Greene: Police are looking for help finding this robbery suspect. Comments (1)

Police on Fort Greene, Clinton Hill burglaries: Don’t be a victim

Fort Greene: Most of the thefts in the rash of break-ins last week could have been prevented had people locked their car doors and apartment windows, according to the commanding officer of the 88th Precinct. Comments (8)

Cops: Help catch these Ridge thieves

Bay Ridge: Police are searching for two suspects in connection with a pair of purse snatchings in Bay Ridge. Comment

Shotgun-toting toughs beat and rob two men at burger joint

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Totes lame: Thief swipes designer bags from designer’s car

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Burglar penetrates home’s defenses with the old credit-card trick

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Miscreant punches woman waiting for train, cribs her clothes

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Double jeopardy in repeat cash-machine mugging

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Knife-wielding menace takes man’s phone

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Burglar blitz in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: A spate of break-ins hit Fort Greene and Clinton Hill last week, with four separate incidents shattering some residents’ sense of security. Comment

Carmageddon along Myrtle Avenue

Fort Greene: Clinton Hill and Fort Greene were no country for automobiles this week, as bandits pillaged four vehicles and stole two others. Comments (4)

Cruel crook takes heart attack victim’s purse

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (2)

Thief smacks bodega clerk with beer can

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Bar-goer smashes beer glass on man’s face

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Preteens jump kid for his bike

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Cops: Fiend threatens bodega clerk over stolen cookies

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Fake IRS man schemes $3,000 out of woman

Bay Ridge: The con leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

June, 2014

Cops: Gunman standoff in Gowanus ends in suicide

Gowanus: UPDATE: Two men are critically injured and a gunman is dead after an attack that drew the bomb squad and combat-ready cops to an industrial block of 13th Street. Comments (1)

Cops: Watch out for the green dot

Crime: Cops are warning Brooklynites: if somebody asks you for a “Green Dot,” that’s a red light. Comments (3)

Cab caper! Taxi drivers team up to take down alleged pee bandit

Clinton Hill: Cops cuffed a guy who they say stole an outer-borough cab on June 17 after a protracted drunken fit in which he peed on the seat of another cab and attacked its driver. Comment

Soccer fan attacks man over World Cup bet

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (2)

Gun-toting trio robs cyclist on Henry Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Father and son beat up relative’s boyfriend

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Bat-wielding bullies attack teen

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: ‘Show-time’ subway dancer tries to bite arresting cops

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Schemer tricks man out of $4,000

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Cops: Man steals beer from bodega with a stolen gun, loiters outside

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (2)

Goon holds up women at laser-pointer-point

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Daughter stealing thousands in cash from mom

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Guy tries to ransom phone, leads officers to him

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Gunmen intercept cash-machine delivery, net $150,000

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Safe no match for unlocked door

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar takes designer bag, watches, and jewelry

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Raging motorist rear-ends car then hits driver while fleeing

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Stranger slugs teen girl

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Cops: Suspect attempts carjacking by pretending to have gun

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Robber attacks woman texting outside club at 4 am

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Fruit thief choke-slams vendor, herds family into cab

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Sinister cyclists snatch woman’s cellphone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Robber makes off with $800 from occupied house

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Jogging suit-clad goon beats and robs man

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Cops: Suspect attacks man over the price of a belt

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comments (1)

Jerk throws bottle at sailor on Flatbush Avenue

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Burlgar creeps into Hick Street pad past air conditioner

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Muggers hit delivery guys in two incidents

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Goons hold woman up at gunpoint

Bay Ridge: The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

May, 2014

Man arrested in Ridge with sack full of weapons

Bay Ridge: Police arrested a man in the 86th Street R station on May 27 who they say was carrying a shotgun, ammo, a laser sight, and a machete. Comments (3)

Boyfriend robs gal pal, forces her to carry loot to car

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Cops cuff ‘vandal’ after chase

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Brute punches woman and steals phone

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Thief sought ransom for stolen cellphone

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Adult and teen bullies attack 15-year-old on Lorimer Street

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar takes iProducts

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Four vehicles stolen in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (6)

Michigander van sought in car-part heist

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Gunmen invade woman’s home, tie her up, take her stuff

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Phone theft sparks foot chase through Ingersoll Houses

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Cops: Teen jumps skateboard sidekick for cellphone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar plucks Apple products

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Under group umbrella attack on N. Portland

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (3)

Officers: Barfly batters cop responding to noise complaint

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Crook reaches under toilet stall to steal woman’s wallet

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Suspect breaks car window, attacks man with broken broom handle

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar swipes cash, gadgets from Fifth Avenue home

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Newspaper caper! Paper box thief strikes again in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: A literacy-loathing larcenist has stolen nine Bay Ridge Courier sidewalk boxes since the end of April, robbing the Ridge of its only real newspaper. Comments (6)

Google Glass snatched in S. Portland burglary

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (3)

ER patient flips out on security guard

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Brute bashes man with bottle in park

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Smooth criminal takes $1,100 worth of Rogaine from pharmacy

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Road rage escalates when motorist retrieves ax

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Burglar takes hundreds in copper piping

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

April, 2014

Cops: Man fired into crowd in Clinton Hill, hitting three

Clinton Hill: The wild fire may have been sparked by a dispute over the affections of a lady, a police source said. Comments (5)

Pot bust turns into window pain for cop

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Bullies take teen’s backpack

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Suspect points gun at cabbie, evades arrest

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Latin Kings chase man with cane, bat over gang affiliation

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Surly straphanger attacks, spits on bus-driver, grabs wheel

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Thief takes off with pretzel cart

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Con man’s scheme leaves store owner out $3,000

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Shooting at Clinton Hill cleaners raises complaints of ‘drug-prone corner’

Clinton Hill: A neighbor says that the gunfire that wounded a man should spur District Attorney Ken Thompson and Public Advocate Letitia James, who live in the vicinity, to take action to stop the drug trade on the block. Comments (14)

Prosecutor: Men arrested for attack on gay man are W’burg Shomrim

Williamsburg: The ultra-Orthodox Jewish neighborhood patrol group says that not all of the men arrested for an alleged brutal mob attack are members, despite a claim by prosecutors. Comments (12)

Volatile Molotov! Borough Park pyro lights up bodega

Crime: Talk about a hot item! Comment

Hospital staffer stealing potent IV drugs

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Brute bashes woman’s head with blunt object and steals purse

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Teen stabs woman with pen on B train

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Mercedes stolen when owner makes a movie-set visit, leaves keys

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Burglars make off with safe filled with jewelry

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

One dead and one wounded in suspected gang clash

Crime: A bloody brawl at a Coney Island fast food joint left one man with fatal stab wounds and put another in the hospital — and police say they suspect gang activity. Comments (14)

Couple found dead in Greenpoint hot tub

Greenpoint: The pair had been drinking, according to reports, which can be a risky proposition, experts say. Comments (5)

Knife-point robbery yields big blade

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (13)

Guy named Noodles ruins b-ball game with pole attack

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Brute bashes man’s head with a crowbar

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Home invasion, ski-masks, zip-ties and all, on Lorimer

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Thief swipes straphanger’s cellphone

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Carmageddon in Clinton Hill

Clinton Hill: A joy ride, break-ins, and a rim jacking all went down in the neighborhood this week. Comment

Early morning cab robbery turns foot chase

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Crook swipes woman’s purse

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Crook takes U-Haul name to heart

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Man-woman dust-up at hotel lands fellow in cuffs

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Strangers rob man’s home after night of partying

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Pair shot in Flushing Avenue projects

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Car crash turns crime scene when lady holds tools ransom

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Intruder steals more than $2,000 from donut shop

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Maniac punches, robs mail carrier for package

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Gun-toting duo robs food-delivery guy

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Cops nab bank robber

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Knife-toting villain sticks up woman for $43

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Crank call yields $364 for con artist

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Crackhead panhandler turns robber in early-morning encounter

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Jerk ends date by stealing phone of woman who wouldn’t go home with him

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Cops cuff two alleged muggers who risked it all for a pack of smokes

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

March, 2014

Road rage: Driver hits delivery guy with club

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Cops: Five arrested for pummeling man on Hicks Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Knife-wielding thugs raid building

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Cops: Suspect tried to steals man’s tools

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Punk takes G train rider’s phone

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Group tries to rob young teen

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Stiletto-clad woman stomps on man’s face

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Clinton Hill car break-ins continue

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Villains steal cab at gunpoint

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Four shot in teen war on S. Second Street

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (6)

Jogger ambushed on Bergen Street

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Art thief caught red-handed

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (4)

Crook snags bar-goer’s cash

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Tapped out! Police bugs help bust Ridge drug dealers

Bay Ridge: Turns out drugs really can get you wired! Comments (17)

Cops: Boerum Hill blaze was arson by bad boyfriend

Boerum Hill: Police arrested a New Jersey man for starting the inferno that left two kids clinging to life. Comments (1)

A pair of scary choking incidents

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Sackett break-in solved

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Villains choke man for jacket and phone

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

We’ve heard of road rage, but parking rage?

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Detailed threat does not translate into bucks for bank robber

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Crew cuts man on Frost Street

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Schemer tricks man into mailing thousands on pre-paid cards

Bay Ridge: The tricky theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Smash and nab! Arrest does not end Clinton Hill car burglary spree

Clinton Hill: Cops say they caught the guy responsible for a string of Clinton Hill car break-ins red-handed, but the smashing and grabbing has not ceased. Comments (4)

Police seek four in ‘random’ midday Dumbo attack

DUMBO: They jumped a woman but took nothing, cops say. Comments (1)

Hammer home invasion

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Would-be robbers chicken out

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Phone or Taser, his choice

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Broken bottle ambush

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Phone scammer bilks woman out of thousands

Bay Ridge: The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Cane attack on Bergen

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

February, 2014

Shoplifter goes whole hog on picture-imperfect heist of grocery’s photos, lunch meat

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Dastardly duo robs lady of two cellphones at gunpoint

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Disgruntled auto supply grunt sticks up his old workplace

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Ski-mask+baseball bat=unsportsmanlike conduct

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Would be purse-snatchers mace lady in broad daylight

Bay Ridge: The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (2)

Bling ring shipment purloined from vestibule

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Burglar goes full ‘Mission Impossible’ with rappelling escape

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Masked marauder accosts woman for her purse

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Crazed customer batters cashier with iced-tea box

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Villain attacks woman, steals smartphone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Cops arrest four for bus brawl

Bay Ridge: The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Women stab man with steak knife as he tries to break up fight

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Real tough guy bowls over old lady for her handbag

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Park Slope schoolboy mugged on his way home from class

Park Slope: It is purportedly the latest in a string of bully robberies. Comments (6)

Wednesday is still only three quarters of the crime news day it was

Crime: Missing your local blotter? You can make your views known to your precinct’s community affairs officer or attend the next public police meeting near you. Comments (2)

Lovelorn lady attacks mourner outside funeral

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Irate driver slashes victim over fender bender

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Crooks rob delivery man of cash — and food

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Screaming tenant drives would-be robbers to scram empty-handed

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Hammer time: Trio pulls tool and gun on victims

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (2)

Man shot in Park Slope this morning

Park Slope: The gunman opened fire in broad daylight. Comments (7)

Bread stolen from Panera

Downtown: Cops are after a pair of women who they say swiped a wallet from the chain bakery and cafe Downtown on Jan. 31. Comments (1)

Wednesday is still only half of the crime news day it was

Crime: Missing your local blotter? You can make your views known to your precinct’s community affairs officer or attend the next public police meeting near you. Comment

Masked men rob victim at gunpoint

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Woman bashes man with vase in pizzeria bathroom

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Villains jump man for cash and cellphone

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Middle-aged jerk beats cousin with pipe

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Thief grabs $16,000 watch only to drop it

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Trio jacks man for iPhone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Crook takes books, designer gear from car

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

January, 2014

Missing crime news from your neighborhood? Tell the precinct

Crime: Missing your local blotter? You can make your views known to your precinct’s community affairs officer or attend its next community council meeting. Comment

Snatcher swipes wallet out of purse on F train

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Ruffians attack man who refused to buy them booze

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Would-be rooftop burglar tries to play off intrusion

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Trio slices off tip of man’s finger while robbing him

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Moped-riding mope bashes teen with pipes

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Goon gouges man’s face in failed mugging

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Goons attack and de-phone a man in Fort Greene Park after dark

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Con Ed con man nets big bucks with crank calls

Williamsburg: One or more thieves has been dialing up small business owners and tricking them into turning over big bundles of cash. Comment

Cobble Hill hero defends woman from band of muggers

Cobble Hill: The battle of Cobble Hill ended with no shots fired. Comments (6)

Missing crime news from your neighborhood? Tell the precinct

Crime: Missing your local blotter? You can make your views known to your precinct’s community affairs officer or attend its next community council meeting. Comments (2)

Thief snags wallet right out of purse

Fort Greene: Plus more crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Car heist on Henry Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Truants attack man with water bottle

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Youngsters try, fail to steal man’s backpack full of cash

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Fiend sticks up pharmacy for drugs

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Knife-toting no-goodnik slashes man amid brawl

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Capital run! Cops searching for Sunset bank robber

Sunset Park: Police want you help nailing a bad guy. Comments (1)

Man shot inside Church Avenue subway station

Ditmas Park: A gunman shot a person in a Flatbush subway station on Monday afternoon, cops said. Comments (3)

Men attack and rob woman in Fort Greene Park

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Trio attacks woman for her purse on Hicks Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Irate customer throws scalding coffee at employee

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Villain attacks woman for her purse

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Goon attacks woman for cellphone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Rooftop raider robs Fifth Ave. home

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Windsor Terrace massage parlor offered banned job: Cops

Windsor Terrace: Cops cuffed a lady at a Windsor Terrace massage parlor on Wednesday afternoon after they say she offered to rub an undercover cop the wrong way. Comments (8)

Spokescop sez blotter blackout stops with him

Crime: If at first you don’t succeed, police headquarters will tell you that you weren’t trying right and you should try, try again. Comments (4)

Masked menace attacks bagel buyer

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

‘Con Ed’ con men swindle senior

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Would-be robber chickens out

Bay Ridge: The failed theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Brutal murder in Kensington

Kensington: The body of a Kensington business owner was found by his family after his shocking murder. Comments (2)

Cops: ‘Knockout’ attacker nabbed

Crime: Cops busted a 35-year-old Brownsville man suspected in a string of ambush attacks across Brooklyn that were supposedly part of the so-called “knockout game.” Comments (3)

Traffic tragedy: 75-year-old killed crossing 65th Street

Dyker Heights: It was a sad start to the New Year when a car struck and killed an elderly man on Jan. 2 as he crossed 65th Street at Seventh Avenue. Comments (2)

Missing Williamsburg man whisked away in van late Thursday night: Cops

Williamsburg: Reports say he was duct-taped and dragged away, but cops have not yet declared the missing landlord kidnapped. Comments (16)

Lone cop shines light on blotter blackout as it turns one month old

Crime: The police department’s blotter blackout is a month old and someone at police headquarters finally admitted there has been a drastic change in its media policy following week after week of denials. Comments (2)

Copper caper on Warren Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comments (1)

Escalade burglar caught red-handed: Cops

Crime: Cops say they caught a crook breaking into a Cadillac Escalade on 80th Street on Dec. 29. Comment

December, 2013

Le Bleu lost cheese to armed robber: Cops

Gowanus: A goon robbed a posh hotel on the border of Gowanus and Park Slope at gunpoint and cops want help finding him. Comments (4)