A growing number of New York City youth are affected by gun violence. The number of children killed in shootings so far in 2021 has more than doubled compared to the same time last year.
The victim was pronounced dead after being found near the intersection of Delancey Street and Suffolk Street around 8:30 p.m.
The NYPD Hate Crimes Unit was searching for the woman who poured gasoline in front of the Yeshiva of Flatbush and lighted the gasoline on fire.
Police say the suspect, Orisha Luckey, 41, has been arrested and charged with burglary, and has 37 prior arrests.
The New York state attorney general's office is taking over the investigation into the alleged shooting death of a woman by an off-duty New York City police officer. Officer Yvonne Wu was charged late Thursday with murder and attempted murder in a double shooting Wednesday in Brooklyn.
A 31-year-old officer allegedly shot and killed a 24-year-old woman and shot and injured a 23-year-old woman she was in an intimate relationship with in a home in Bensonhurst Wednesday evening.
The NYPD is asking for the public's help tracking down the suspects who shot two teens inside a playground in Crown Heights.
A 14-year-old boy and an MTA bus driver were rushed to a hospital after the teen was grazed in the head by a bullet. The bus was hit multiple times by bullets.
A man on a robbery spree across Manhattan targeted at least one of his victims with a Taser, according to police.
The NYPD made an arrest Monday in connection with a string of high-end armed robberies across Manhattan, the Bronx and Queens.
The group approached a 21-year-old man in front of 4 West Kingsbridge Road and began kicking and punching him before slashing him in the face with a cutting instrument, said police.
Some New York City stores are responding to the increase in shoplifting by locking up inventory like aspirin, toothpaste and ice cream.
A 30-year-old woman was brutally beaten by another woman and a man on a street in Brooklyn. Police released video of the assault.
A 13-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the shooting of another 13-year-old boy in the Hunts Point Playground last week.
Police have released a video of a man wanted for attacking and then stabbing a Manhattan Apple store security guard to tried to enforce a mask requirement.
The NYPD released a shocking video of a man wearing a comforter over his shoulders who grabbed a three-year-old child off the street in the Bronx and ran.
Two suspects are wanted by the NYPD after one of them fired at a moving car hitting a parked vehicle and sending bullets into a second-floor apartment window in the Bronx.
A memorial mass will be held Monday for Maria Ambrocio. The 58-year-old oncology nurse died after she was shoved to the ground by a mugger on Friday.
Authorities say a man stabbed the guard in the left arm and forehead following a dispute over wearing a mask inside the store.
Police say the suspect, a boy between the ages of 11 and 13 who goes by the nickname 'Chulo,' allegedly shot a 13-year-old boy inside the Hunts Point Playground after an argument on October 7.