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Police Blotter

June, 2018

Trashed: Driver for private hauler smashed into parked cars while drunk, DA says

Mean Streets: A driver for a private carting company was drunk behind the wheel when he crashed into several cars outside a 60th Street apartment complex in Mapleton on June 9, according to the district attorney, who charged the motorist with operating a vehicle under the influence at his arraignment the next day. Comments (1)

Lout clocks guy in the face

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

Vandal slashes tire on car parked on Eighth Avenue

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

Louts attack and rob man in playground

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Bandit takes off with man’s bike

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Lowlife smacks woman on the head with baseball bat

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Flatbush: A Sheepshead Bay man faces life in prison for allegedly killing a professor inside his Flatbush home last month. Comments (2)

Crook swipes man’s keys and drives off in his car

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

Scoundrel swipes senior’s handicap pass from car

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

Looter takes clothes from woman’s car

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Vandal breaks car window but leaves empty-handed

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Guy slashes teen in the face

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

Robber pushes woman and grabs her purse containing large check

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

May, 2018

Doing shots: Gunfire in Sunset park after ‘booze cruise’

Sunset Park: Police arrested a man outside of Sunset Park’s Brooklyn Army Terminal after he allegedly punched and attempted to shoot a teenager. Comment

Cops seek shooter in Williamsburg teen murder

Williamsburg: Police are hunting for the villain who shot and killed a teen and injured two other victims in what cops are calling a gang-related daytime fusillade on Hewes Street last week. Comments (4)

Baddie whacks deli worker with cane

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

Police: Woman slugged another lady with a combination lock

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

Lowlife strikes man in the face with wooden stick

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

Police: Teen grabbed woman’s purse

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

Police: Man left dogs in locked car

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

Police officer allegedly broke Sunset Park boy’s neck during chase

Sunset Park: A police officer allegedly paralyzed a 17-year-old boy when he allegedly fell on top of him and broke his neck during an early-morning foot chase in Sunset Park on May 20, according to multiple reports. Comments (2)

Police: Teen wearing brass knuckles breaks younger tean’s jaw

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

Weirdo threatens woman with syringe

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

Brute hurls cash register at coffee shop employee

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

Scoundrel steals sleeping straphangers electronics, cash

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

Villain throws hot coffee on bodega worker

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

Vandal smashes car windows along Flatbush Avenue

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

Bandit rides off with guy’s bike

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

Police: Duo attacked man and shattered his car windows

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

New York’s lousiest: Off-duty cop could spend seven years in slammer after road-rage assault

Crime: An off-duty police officer who allegedly pistol whipped a man after a rear-end collision on New Year’s Day faces up to seven years in prison after prosecutors slapped him with assault and other charges at a Wednesday arraignment. Comments (2)

Police: Suspect attacked man with screwdriver inside shelter

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

Police: Man shoves woman at Flatbush Avenue market

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

Robber takes off with $1,000 from bank

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

Violent quartet assaults man with board and bat

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

Toughs take teen’s phone

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

Police: Gun-toting suspect threatened man on N train

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Drunk man drove stolen car the wrong way down W. Ninth St.

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Guy sleeping in courtroom attacks cops when asked to leave

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

Police: Man threatens guy with scissors

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

April, 2018

Crime: Cops busted a man suspected of brutally slashing another guy and leaving him for dead on a Borough Park street early Sunday morning. Comment

Guest takes off with horse statue from man’s apartment

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

Police: Woman steals more than 100 bottles of nail polish

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

Brute attacks man with a belt

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

Police: Man busted with drugs tries to flee officers

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

Baddie swipes server’s phone and credit cards

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

Irate car service passenger threatens driver and steals his vehicle

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

Dirty sneak swipes body wash from pharmacy

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Thief takes woman’s wallet and goes on spending spree

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

Brute breaks deliveryman’s phone and punches him

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

Louts pummel guy at Myrtle Ave. nightclub

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

Thief drives off in ‘91 Honda

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

Crook strikes Fourth Ave. restaurant

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Jerk pushes woman and gives her a bloody nose

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Brutes kick guy and steal his phone

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

Police: Suspect throws man to the ground and bites him during fight

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

Miscreant socks senior in the face

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

Police: Teen tagged Fifth Avenue eatery’s wheelchair

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

Police: Group of five viciously beat up and rob man

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Bruiser attacks man on Baltic Street

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Villain assaults man with salt and pepper shakers at Gold St. bodega

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

Police: Man swiped woman’s purse from gym and racked up charges on credit card

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

March, 2018

Irate driver stabs biker in the chest

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

Scoundrel slugs restaurant worker after being asked to leave

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

Police: Suspect beat bodega manager with bat

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Brute socks transit worker in the face

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

Lowlife hits man in the face with gun

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

Kids cause mayhem in Seventh Avenue doughnut shop

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

Police: Man takes lotion and soap from Smith Street store

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Lout strikes man with expandable baton

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Man lifts tip jar and resists arrest

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

Scoundrel helps man open bank account, steals from him

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Carroll Gardens: Cops are hunting for a man in a fedora they want to interrogate about the shooter who opened fire outside a Court Street Italian restaurant known for its alleged ties to the Mafia last month. Comment

Baddie shatters woman’s car window and swipes her purse

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

Police: Man caught smoking weed

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

Police: Duo tries to take shampoo, ice cream from pharmacy

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Thieves steal cash from drunk man’s pocket

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Sneak swipes woman’s wallet from her desk

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

Jerk takes package of four iPhones off man’s doorstep

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

Woman swipes man’s watch and shoes in hotel room

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

Lout rips out woman’s hair on R train

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

Brute hits man with umbrella and threatens his life

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Who dunnit?: Patron smashes bar window and possibly fires shots

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

February, 2018

Police: Man pulls knife on another guy, slicing his hand

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

Police: Two men pull box-cutter on woman in Hoyt Street robbery

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Teens swipe soda bottles from restaurant

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment
Carroll Gardens: Someone opened fire early Sunday morning outside the Court Street Italian eatery, according to authorities, who are investigating the incident. Comments (6)

Flatbush man pleads guilty to trying to join ISIS

Flatbush: A Flatbush man pleaded guilty to providing support to ISIS on Feb. 16. Comment

Gowanus man arrested for allegedly having sex with, beating teen girl

Gowanus: Cops busted a 49-year-old Gowanus man who allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old girl — twice — and beat her at his 14th Street home last year. Comment

Baddie socks bodega employee for cheap cigars

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

Police: Knife-wielding man threatens guy for not supporting Trump

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

Police: Man found unconscious in running car tries to punch officers

Sunset Park: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Pickpocket swipes man’s phone in Beard Street store

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Sneak swipes woman’s purse on A train and uses her credit cards

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

Brute strikes man in the head with wooden board

Bay Ridge: The assault leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Windsor Terrace: Police arrested two 16-year-old boys who threatened to gun down their classmates at a Windsor Terrace charter school on Wednesday, about an hour after a shooter began a killing spree at a Florida high school. Comments (3)

Police: Teens punch and rob man on Vanderbilt Avenue

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

Un-funny valentine: Busted for swiping teddy bear

Carroll Gardens: Cops cuffed a man who they say stole a teddy bear from a pharmacy on Smith Street on Feb. 13. Comment

International con artist threatens man with revenge porn; demands $1,500 to stop it

Sunset Park: A con artist swindled a youngster out of $100 by threatening to release a nude photo the man sent via Facebook messenger on 35th Street on Feb. 7. Comment

Fraudster swindles man out of nearly $8,000

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Crown Heights: A shooter killed a 26-year-old man in Crown Heights before dawn on Friday, within walking distance of a grisly stabbing that left two people dead in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens on Wednesday night. Comment

Crook takes jewelry, computer from Lafayette Ave. apartment

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

Police: Man and woman brawl on Garfield Place over traffic dispute

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

Brutes clock straphanger and take his iPhone

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

Intruder steals woman’s jewelry from home

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

Driver smashes into man crossing Cypress Hills street, killing him

Crime: A motorist hit and killed a 23-year-old crossing a Cypress Hills street just blocks from his home before dawn on Friday morning. Comment

January, 2018

Police: Teens beat up delivery man and stole his food

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

Vandal smashes car with baseball bat

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

Fur thief swipes mink coat

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Miscreants threaten woman with knife and swipe her purse

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

Bandit drives off with Ford truck

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Crime: Cops are hunting for the letter-writing robber who held up Park Slope and Sheepshead Bay banks in a spree that began on Jan. 16. Comment
Crime: An out-of-state homicide detective is asking Brooklynites to help crack a three-decade-old probe into the murder of two presumed Kings County teens. Comment

Police: Woman threatens to shoot convenience store employee

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

Woman defecates in Seventh Ave. bank lobby

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

Brute kicks teen in face over soccer game

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Woman skips subway turnstiles and bites officer

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

Scammer threatens to deport woman if she doesn’t pay up

Bay Ridge: The incident leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Park Slope: Cops cuffed a guy for exposing himself to a woman and children on the playground behind a Park Slope elementary school on Wednesday. Comment

Bandit snatches TV from snoozing straphanger

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

Louts hurl rock at deliveryman and steal his phone and wallet

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

Man parks minivan in the evening; thief steals it overnight

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Police: Susect swipes sweaters from store, fights employee

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

Scoundrel flashes knife and robs deliveryman

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

Subterranean savior: Do-gooder stops tech-seeking teen’s subway-station assault, police say

Park Slope: A good Samaritan stopped a teen fiend from beating another young man for his cellphone inside Park Slope’s Seventh Avenue subway station on Jan. 6, cops said. Comment
Crime: Cops are on the hunt for three separate thieves who stole cash from three different North Brooklyn banks since the start of the new year. Comment

Baddies take man’s wallet in Flatbush Ave. subway station

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

Villain damages Prospect Park menorah

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

Sneak takes off with pricey boots from Fourth Place home

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Weasels try to ride off in guy’s car on State Street

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

Brutes slash man in robbery on Shore Road

Bay Ridge: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment
Downtown: Police arrested a teenager who allegedly shoved 65-year-old man onto the subway tracks at Downtown’s Jay Street-MetroTech station early Wednesday afternoon, killing him. Comments (1)

Police: Man threatens guys and slashes one with box-cutter

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

Nogoodnik swipes packages from delivery truck

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

Multiple cash crooks steal from several stores around neighborhood

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

Brutes hold victims at gunpoint in bodega robbery

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

December, 2017

Crown Heights: Police arrested a Crown Heights man suspected of murdering his wife inside their Sterling Place home on Wednesday. Comment
Crime: A 58-year-old man died after smashing his sport-utility vehicle into a van while driving before sunrise in Brownsville on Wednesday. Comments (1)

October, 2017

Sneaky, fleet-footed bandit snatches woman’s iPhone and flees

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

February, 2017

Three scooter-riding terrors punch teen and take her groceries

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

Jewelry thief ransacks 65th St. apartment

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

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