How BronxWorks changes lives of homeless New Yorkers

At some point in the last three years, Maria, Rodney, and Brian were all homeless. Thanks to the group BronxWorks, all now live in permanent supportive housing and attended a BronxWorks lunch in the South Bronx Friday with 50 other former homeless to celebrate their permanent housing.

How BronxWorks changes lives

At some point in the last three years, Maria, Rodney, and Brian were all homeless. Thanks to the group BronxWorks, all now live in permanent supportive housing and attended a BronxWorks lunch in the South Bronx Friday with 50 other former homeless to celebrate their permanent housing.

New York City Council to vote on closing Rikers Island

The plan to close Rikers Island by 2026 and replace it with four smaller borough-based jails in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan and Queens is now in the hands of the New York City Council in a vote set to take place on Thursday.

2 police-involved shootings within hours in NYC

A man was shot in front of the Gowanus Houses by police after they saw the man firing a gun at another man. In a separate incident, cops opened fire on a man inside the 225th Street subway station after he brandished a gun, said cops.

2 police-involved shootings within hours in NYC

A man was shot in front of the Gowanus Houses by police after they saw the man firing a gun at another man. In a separate incident, cops opened fire on a man inside the 225th Street subway station after he brandished a gun, said cops.

5 get prison for mistaken-identity gang killing

NEW YORK (AP) — Five men were sentenced to prison on Friday for the brutal stabbing death of a teenager who was mistakenly targeted as a gang rival. State Supreme Court Justice Robert Neary pronounced the sentences for the June 2018 killing of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz.

Sentencing day for Lesandro 'Junior' Guzman- Feliz killers

Friday is sentencing day in the case that broke New York City’s heart. Five suspected Trinitarios gang members are convicted of first-degree murder, second degree murder, conspiracy and second degree gang assault, for the June 2018 murder of Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman Feliz, 15.

Over a dozen alleged Trinitarios gang members indicted

Fifteen alleged members of the “Los Sures” subset of the Trinitarios street gang were indicted on Thursday, accused of carrying out multiple brutal attacks in the Bronx and Upper Manhattan that involved knives, batons and machetes.