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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Covering: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant

Standing O: Locals celebrated the park stewards’ history with a special presentation in Fort Greene Park on May 15. Comment
Police cuffed a Long Island man accused of selling an 80-year-old Bedford-Stuyvesant woman’s $1 million brownstone home — without her knowledge. Comments (5)
Police are investigating a swastika that some bigot drew on a Grand Avenue Jewish Community Center on May 22. Comments (49)

Dead man found in the water near Navy Yard: NYPD

Police found a man’s body floating in the water off the Navy Yard on May 19. Comments (1)

Scoundrels rob delivery man on Washington Ave.

Crime: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Rot in jail: Murderers of two Bed-Stuy mothers face life behind bars following conviction

Two gunmen face life behind bars after a jury found them guilty of murder for slaying two young mothers amid a failed Bedford-Stuyvesant assassination attempt in 2017. Comments (7)

Boats to the Yard: New Navy Yard ferry stop to open Monday

The city will open its newest ferry stop at Fort Greene’s Navy Yard on May 20. Comments (1)
A young man was gunned down just a block away from his Crown Heights home on May 16, cops said. Comment

Back to work: Video evidence leads cops to reopen investigation into Clinton Hill hit-and-run

The police are looking back into an investigation of a driver who hit a cyclist on Vanderbilt Avenue and fled the scene, after this paper reported the incident on May 16. Comments (11)

See a hit-and-run driver sideswipe cyclist in Clinton Hill

A biker sustained injuries to his arm and leg after a driver struck him and fled the scene on Vanderbilt Avenue on May 6, according to authorities. Comments (19)
A bicyclist hit by a car while running a red light in Crown Heights on May 11 has died, according to police, who said the cyclist succumbed to his wounds at Kings County Hospital Tuesday. Comments (26)

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