Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

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

Standing O: Three cheers for the Brooklyn Hospital Center, which broke ground on a state-of-the-art new Emergency Department to provide Brooklynites with speedy lifesaving care. Comments (1)

Thief robs biker on BQE

Crime: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment
Police cuffed a man they suspect of raping a woman he met through a dating app at Hanson Place on July 2. Comments (1)
Hundreds of dancers twirled in to auditions on July 13 for a chance to become the newest members of the Brooklynettes — the official dance squad of Kings County’s hometown NBA team. Comment
Brooklynites looking to escape the borough’s brutal housing market — but not the borough — have until Sept. 13 to enter a lottery for a new Crown Heights development’s so-called “affordable housing” component. Comments (1)
A Crown Heights man died of his injuries on Sunday night after he was struck by a car while crossing the Belt Parkway in South Ozone Park, Queens, police said. Comments (2)
Tensions are flaring amid Kings County law enforcement, as police brass blame District Attorney Eric Gonzalez for an uptick in gun violence in some parts of the borough — despite a Brooklyn-wide decrease over last year. Comments (9)

Bandits set up, rob man in Fort Greene: NYPD

Police are looking for three gun-toting goons who robbed a man amid a Fort Greene setup on June 20. Comments (12)

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