1 day ago · BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A machete-wielding man was fatally shot by police in Brooklyn on Tuesday evening after he allegedly attacked a woman walking a dog and charged at officers, officials said. The shooting, near Dumont Avenue and Strauss Street, was the second police-involved shooting in Brooklyn this week. Around 6:10...
Brooklyn History Today. In the 1930s began the decline in Brownsville's Jewish population, which accelerated in the 1950s and especially in the 1960s when Jews left as African Americans began to move into the area following World War II (Soyer).
Jul 28, 2019 · Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted early Sunday that the shooting in east Brooklyn’s Brownsville neighborhood “shattered a peaceful neighborhood event.” Twelve people were shot, including a 38-year-old man who was dead on arrival at a local hospital, a New York City police spokesman said around 3:30 a.m. Sunday.
Jun 13, 2015 · Brownsville, Brooklyn — The Garifuna Society of The Our Lady of Mercy Church, presents The Annual Garifuna Mass as presided over by Garifuna Priest, Father Tomas Cacho from Honduras. This Garifuna Mass will be taking place at OUR LADY OF MERCY Church in Brownsville, Brooklyn on Saturday, June 13th 2015. –
A man was shot by police near a park in Brooklyn while wielding a machete following a dispute, two senior NYPD officials told NBC New York. A shooting was initially reported around 6:15 p.m. near ...
Brownsville Middle and Earlington Heights Elementary schools were affected after an 18-year-old man was shot and killed in the middle of the street. Police said they found a black man suffering from gunshot wounds.
Jul 28, 2019 · A shooting in Brownsville, Brooklyn left a 38-year-old man dead and several others injured. Author: wwltv.com Published: 1:01 PM CDT July 28, 2019