Post Tagged with: "Mott Haven Houses"

NYPD, feds bust drug rings

Police December 14, 2012 at 4:50 pm 1 comment

Year-long sting nets 25 for dealing The US attorney for New York City and the city’s top cop announced yesterday they have busted up a Mott Haven-based operation that sold crack in Mott Haven and Melrose between October 2011 and November of this year. In all, 45 defendants were namedRead More

Police beat: Nov. 20-26

Police December 2, 2012 at 9:27 pm 1 comment

Police are on the hunt for a 43-year-old Brooklyn man wanted in connection with the rape of his girlfriend early on the morning on Nov. 24. The victim, a 42-year-old resident of the Patterson Houses, called police later that night to report that she was raped earlier in the day.Read More

Police beat: Nov. 11-20

Police November 23, 2012 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

Two robberies in five minutes lead to immediate arrest -A pair of daylight robberies on Tinton Avenue led to the immediate arrest of two suspects, police say. An 18-year-old man walking down Tinton Avenue at 147th St. at about 4:25 p.m. on Nov. 15 was approached by two young menRead More

Police beat

Police beat

Police October 19, 2012 at 7:27 pm 0 comments

Smart phone thefts Police are asking Mott Haven residents to be extra careful about displaying their smart phones in public, especially around housing projects and subway entrances and exits, in the face of a stubborn wave of robberies targeted at the devices. Residents reported a new flurry of such robberiesRead More

Teens behind area robbery spike

Teens behind area robbery spike

Police September 20, 2012 at 6:33 pm 0 comments

Young people spur robbery surge in Mott Haven, prompting a strong response from the 40th Precinct.