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NYPD Identifies Man Wanted For Stealing Torah Scrolls From Brooklyn Synagogue

11/17/2016 3:00 PM Updated: 4 months ago

Three weeks after four Torah Scrolls were stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue, detectives from the NYPD Major Case Bureau are asking the public to help them

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Teen Breaks Into House Looking for the Train Station

11/07/2016 3:20 PM Updated: 4 months ago

A teeen was caught red-handed by a homeowner breaking into a Borough Park home Saturday night. Daijore Williams, 17, allegedly snuck in through a rear window

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Police Arrest Man Who Assaulted Two Women Last Week in Monsey

11/07/2016 1:20 PM Updated: 4 months ago

The Ramapo Police have arrested the man who allegedly attacked two Jewish women last week in the Town of Ramapo, Chief Brad Weidel told JP Updates.

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Pair Tries to Sell NYPD Detective Stolen Camera, Get Busted Instead

11/03/2016 12:40 AM Updated: 4 months ago

A photographer from Chicago who came to New York City to take pictures of a bride and groom had his camera stolen Wednesday afternoon, him quite upset. However,

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FDNY Probing Arson Outside Jewish Apartment in Williamsburg

10/30/2016 8:23 PM Updated: 5 months ago

Investigators from the New York City Fire Department are looking for a teen caught on surveillance video starting a fire outside a residential building in Williamsburg.

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Thousands of Dollars Stolen From Tosh Synagogue in Borough Park

10/27/2016 5:57 PM Updated: 5 months ago

The NYPD is investigating a burglary that took place early Thursday morning at a synagogue in Borough Park where thieves allegedly stole $10,000 from a safe,

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Police Have Identified The Man Who Stole Torah Scrolls

10/27/2016 1:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago

Police have identified a Brooklyn resident as a person of interest in the theft of Torah scrolls from Avenue O Synagogue in Midwood on Tuesday. According

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NYPD Probing Theft Of Four Torah Scrolls Stolen From Brooklyn Synagogue

10/25/2016 9:19 PM Updated: 5 months ago

The New York Police Department is investigating the theft of four Torah scrolls from Avenue O Synagogue in Brooklyn. According to police, the burglary occured Tuesday

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CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Sanitation Worker Shatters Bulb at Borough Park Family Home, Sticks Family with Fine

10/09/2016 6:03 PM

Sanitation workers are supposed to take away our garbage, not create more of it, but a Borough Park man found out last week that’s not always

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Jewish Woman Murdered, Thrown Into Water by Own Son

10/09/2016 12:55 PM Updated: 5 months ago

Police believe that a Jewish woman who went missing from her home last week was murdered by her son. Lyubov Gorbunova, a home health aid, was

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Muslim Woman who Videotaped Yeshiva Cleared of Terrorism Links

10/09/2016 12:50 PM

A Muslim woman caught on surveillance video photographing a Jewish school two weeks ago in Borough Park has been cleared of having any ties to terror

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Pair Who Hung Pro-Putin Banner on Brooklyn Bridge Caught on Video

10/07/2016 3:20 PM Updated: 5 months ago

It took the duo who hung the pro-Putin banner on the Brooklyn Bridge pretty long to do so, but no one bothered calling police. The two

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NYPD: Tefillin Stolen From Lubavitcher Man In Brooklyn Subway Station

10/06/2016 6:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago

A Brooklyn man seeking help gets robbed instead. On Friday Sept. 30, a 25-year-old man from Crown Heights trying to get home before Shabbos started, left his

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Muslim Woman Caught on Video Taking Photos of Jewish School Not a Threat

10/06/2016 10:00 AM Updated: 5 months ago

A woman dressed in Muslim garb that was caught on surveillance video photographing a Jewish school last week in Borough Park is most likely not a threat

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NYPD Seeks Man Who Robbed a Borough Park Bank on Rosh Hashuna

10/05/2016 10:20 AM Updated: 5 months ago

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying a individual who robbed a man on second day Rosh Hashuna in Borough Park. Police

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NYPD Seeking to Question Muslim Woman Caught On Video Taking Photos From Jewish School

10/01/2016 11:00 PM Updated: 5 months ago

The NYPD Intelligence Division & Counter-Terrorism Bureau are seeking to speak with a woman that was caught on surveillance video taking pictures of a Jewish school in Borough

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Man Caught Stealing Williamsburg Mail with Mousetrap

09/28/2016 4:20 PM Updated: 6 months ago

In 2016, with text and the internet ascendant as the dominant form of personal communication, few people get excited about their mail. Tavito Polanco is different.

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Brooklyn Resident Has Yarmulke Ripped Off at Yankee Stadium, Doesn’t File Police Report

09/28/2016 2:21 PM Updated: 6 months ago

Lifelong Yankee Ben Lapin attended the New York Yankees game on Sept. 12, but seeing them lose 8-2 to the Los Angeles Dodgers wasn’t even the

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New York Bomb Suspect Apparently Acted Alone: FBI

09/28/2016 8:20 AM Updated: 6 months ago

(AFP). The suspect in the bombing this month in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood appears to have acted on his own, with no connection to an extremist

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Jewish Woman Assaulted in Crown Heights in Possible Anti-Semitic Attack

09/27/2016 4:20 PM Updated: 6 months ago

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force are actively investigating an assault on a 20-year-old Jewish woman that took place Sunday in Crown Heights as an anti-Semitic