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Brooklyn Murder

Manhunt After 1-Year-Old Fatally Shot In NYC

| Posted 09.04.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner BROOKLYN — The father of a 16-month-old boy who was shot and killed Sunday has not been cooperative with investigators, polic...

Note Says Brooklyn Murder Victim Was Casting Spells

Posted 06.04.2013 | New York

A woman's body was found inside a Brooklyn home Monday with a note that read, “I killed my wife, she was casting spells on me." ABC reports the ...

Sentenced To 225 Years In Prison

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 04.16.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Already serving 200 years in prison for killing four people in a bloody rampage, Maksim Gelman grinned on his way into court Wednesda...

When Criminal Lawyers Go to the Edge

Joel Cohen | Posted 11.14.2011 | Crime
Joel Cohen

In July, 2011, Levi Aron allegedly kidnapped, killed and dismembered the body of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky in Brooklyn. What lawyer would want to represent him? And if a lawyer does undertake such representation, what lawyer would boast about it?

Watch: Accused Child Killer Levi Aron Has Personality Disorder

Posted 10.12.2011 | New York

Lawyers for Levi Aron, who has plead not guilty to charges that he murdered 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky in Brooklyn earlier this year, are claiming that ...

The Human Price of Our Budget

Jumaane D. Williams | Posted 09.25.2011 | New York
Jumaane D. Williams

Summertime in Brooklyn should be a carefree time, a time for rest and relaxation with family and friends. Tragically, it has become a season of bloodshed for too many of our young people.

Suspect In Graphic Brooklyn Murder Video Arrested

Posted 07.04.2011 | New York

The police have arrested a man in Albany for a Brooklyn murder caught on video. Two weeks ago the NYPD released graphic footage (see below) of Andre ...