Brownsville

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David Caplan
August 06, 2019 - 7:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday night headed to Brownsville -- the site of last month's shooting at a playground during the Old Timers Day event -- to announce a boost in funding to support anti-violence and other community initiatives in the Brooklyn neighborhood. Flanked...
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Brooklyn mass shooting
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July 28, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Late night gunfire at a large, outdoor event in Brooklyn killed one man, wounded 11 others and sent hundreds of people running for cover.
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July 28, 2019 - 10:22 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS/AP ) — Late night gunfire at a large, outdoor event in Brooklyn killed one man, wounded 11 others and sent hundreds and perhaps thousands of people running for cover. At a news conference Sunday, police said they believe at least two gunmen and two guns were involved in the...
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Brownsville
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May 03, 2019 - 11:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An 83-year-old woman was found beaten to death in her Brooklyn apartment on Tuesday evening, authorities said. She lived in the Woodson Houses in Brownsville. She has been identified as Jacolia James. Police say she suffered trauma to the head and body. So far, there have...
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NYPD in Brownsville
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February 05, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City saw 27 murders last month, that's five more than in January 2018, but overall the NYPD says crime was down. RELATED: Three-borough crime spree ends with officer shooting suspect | De Blasio touts neighborhood policing as crime hits record low | NYC sees sharp...
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Brownsville subway attack
NYPD
December 25, 2018 - 4:59 pm
Four men attacked an 18-year-old at an L train station in Brooklyn, beating him, breaking his nose and stealing his phone and wallet, police said.
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brooklyn park rape suspect
NYPD
December 16, 2018 - 2:21 pm
A brazen rape in Brooklyn has led to the arrest of a suspect.
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Cops are looking for a guy who allegedly raped a woman inside of Betsy Head Park.
NYPD
December 02, 2018 - 11:14 am
Police are searching for a man who dragged a woman into a Brooklyn park and raped her on Saturday.
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Tyrone Johnson
NYPD
December 01, 2018 - 11:45 am
An alleged robber managed to escape police custody in Brooklyn early Saturday, and now the NYPD is asking the public for help tracking him down.
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Dreamstime
October 16, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is dead after being attacked by another man who authorities say was irate over being unable to satisfy a drug craving. The 63-year-old man was walking Brownsville, at Junius Street and East New York Avenue, when cops say he was knocked to the ground and kicked. Sources...
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