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NYPD Offers $2,500 Reward in Connection to Friday Night Home Invasion in Borough Park

07/13/2016 10:53 AM

The NYPD on Tuesday announced that they are offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of the two men who robbed

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NYPD: Jewish Boy Knocked to the Ground in Borough Park During Robbery for His Scooter

07/13/2016 10:43 AM Updated: 9 months ago

A robber knocked down an 11-year-old Jewish boy on Tuesday in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn and fled the scene with the boy’s scooter, the

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Exclusive: NYPD Probes Tefillin Theft at Willamsburg Synagogue

07/12/2016 1:46 PM Updated: 9 months ago

The NYPD is investigating a theft in which a man believed to be in his 60s stole a pair of Tefillin last month from a synagogue in the

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WIlliamsburg Dry Cleaner Burglarized for Second Time in Four Months

07/12/2016 11:42 AM

A dry cleaning store in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn has been burglarized this weekend for the second time in four months, and detectives are looking into

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Borough Park Boy Dies After Almost Drowning Upstate NY

07/11/2016 7:35 AM Updated: 9 months ago

A 4-year-old Borough Park boy who almost drowned Sunday evening in a swimming pool by a Bungalow Colony in Swan Lake, updates New York, died Monday

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Elderly Jewish Man Robbed Friday Night in Borough Park During Home Invasion

07/11/2016 5:39 AM Updated: 9 months ago

The NYPD Brooklyn Robbery Squad, along with the 66th Precinct detectives, are investigating a home invasion that took place Friday night in the heart of Borough


Child in Critical Condition After Almost Drowning in Swan Lake

07/10/2016 7:15 PM Updated: 9 months ago

A 4-year-old child is in critical condition after almost drowning Sunday afternoon by a swimming pool in Swan Lake, in upstate New York. The child almost

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Surveillance Video Shows Suspected Crown Heights Tire Slasher in the Act

07/06/2016 6:40 PM Updated: 9 months ago

The NYPD is now one step closer in catching the man who slashed the tires of 12 Jewish-owned cars in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn last week,

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Tires of 11 Jewish-Owned Cars in Crown Heights Slashed During Shabbos; Hate Crime Suspected

07/04/2016 11:41 AM Updated: 9 months ago

The tires of at least 11 Jewish-owned cars were slashed Friday night in the heart of the Jewish community in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn

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Investigators Probing Fire at Borough Park Hospitality as Arson

07/01/2016 10:34 AM Updated: 9 months ago

New York City Fire Marshals and the NYPD Arson Unit are probing two separate fires that were started on Wednesday afternoon in Borough Park, an FDNY source

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Reward Being Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of Teen Who Threw Rock at Jewish Woman’s Minivan

06/30/2016 5:23 PM Updated: 9 months ago

The NYPD is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the teenager who threw a rock Tuesday at a Jewish woman’s minivan while she

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Elderly Jewish Man’s Revolver, Reported Stolen, Has Been Found

06/30/2016 3:55 PM

The elderly Jewish man, who reported earlier this month to police that his revolver from his apartment in the Gravesend section of Brooklyn was stolen and

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Authorities to Announce Arrest of Man Whose Gun Murdered Carey Gabay

06/29/2016 6:57 AM Updated: 9 months ago

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson and New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton are expected to announce later Wednesday the arrest of a 24-year-old career criminal whose

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NYPD: Teen Throws Rock at Jewish Woman’s Van While Yelling Anti-Semitic Slurs

06/29/2016 5:15 AM Updated: 9 months ago

A black teenager threw a rock into a minivan window that belongs to a 38-year-old Jewish woman who was driving in the east Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn

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Iced Coffee Thrown at Chassidic Man on Staten Island Being Probed as Hate Crime

06/28/2016 5:56 PM Updated: 9 months ago

A 23-year-old Chassidic man walking Tuesday morning in the Willowbrook section of Staten Island had a cup of iced coffee thrown at him from a car that was

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Man Arrested for Making Terroristic Threats to Manhattan Synagogue

06/27/2016 10:47 AM Updated: 10 months ago

A 40-year-old man who twice this month left anti-Semitic and threatening voicemails to New York City’s oldest Reform Jewish congregation synagogue in the Upper East Side of

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Jewish Photographer Seeks Restitution From American Airlines for Damaged Equipment

06/24/2016 3:48 PM Updated: 10 months ago

A Jewish photographer who routinely travels across the United States for work says American Airlines damaged his equipment on a recent trip, and he is demanding the

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Jewish Mother Attacked Without Provocation During Son’s Graduation at Brooklyn College

06/23/2016 12:44 PM Updated: 10 months ago

A 43-year-old Jewish mother from the  Mill Basin neighborhood in brooklyn  who attended her son’s graduation at Brooklyn College Wednesday morning was pushed without provocation by another student’s

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Crown Heights Jewish Teacher Says He Was Slapped, Threatened at Park Because of His Religion

06/23/2016 10:34 AM Updated: 10 months ago

A 29-year-old Jewish teacher from the Ohr Menachem-Boys School in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn said he was targeted for his religion when he was

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Homeless Man With Broken Arm Arrested for Stealing Clothing From Amazing Savings Store in Williamsburg

06/21/2016 12:52 PM

A 32-year-old homeless man was arrested Monday morning in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn for stealing clothing from the Amazing Savings store, police said. Efrian Dsdiaz,