A thief made off with 1,250 shofars from a Crown Heights home Thursday, the New York post reported. The thief stole the horns after breaking into the homes garage. The police are investigating.
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A synagogue and cemetery in a central Israeli town were the targets of arson and vandalism Friday, Israel Police said. Fires were set inside a synagogue and cemetery in Bnei Ayish, near Gedera, Friday. Both the synagogue and cemetery were also vandalized, with graffiti spray-painted.
A Crown Heights playground became a spectacle Wednesday, when an altercation between people at the playground became violent. Anti-Semitic slurs were used, and some Jewish woman were assaulted.
Shocking footage as a Jewish woman is hit by a speeding car as she crossed the street in Williamsburg. The car sped off without even slowing down, and the woman was transported to the Hospital by Hatzalah.
An obviously Orthodox Jewish man was punched in his head in a targeted attack in Williamsburg Tuesday evening. The assailant was not caught, and the victim uninjured in the incident.
Two teenagers attempted to rob an elderly lady at knife point in the President St subway station Thursday. The lady was slashed, and a witness injured as he attempted to intervene in the botched robbery. The teenagers fled, evading the police for now.
In another anti-Semitic incident in Crown Heights, a man was seen harassing children on the street. When confronted, he spat on the man confronting him, and spewed his anti-Semitic beliefs.
A routine NYPD traffic stop in Crown Heights turned into a police chase that ended in a three car accident and foot pursuit. Multiple people were ultimately caught and placed under arrest.
A hit and run scene straight from the movies unfolded in Crown Heights Friday afternoon. The man attempted to flee the scene, but was caught and held by alert members of the community. A gun was recovered from the scene, and the man arrested.
Another brazen Crown Heights porch thief was caught on camera stealing a package from a Crown Heights residence Tuesday afternoon. The thief was obviously undeterred despite pedestrians, street traffic, and obvious surveillance cameras.
The Sanitation Department of New York City filed a report by the 71st police precinct on Monday, after it found a swastika scratched into the side of one of its vehicles in Crown Heights.
A man was arrested Friday just hours before shabbos, after a fast acting father caught a man who inappropriately touched his daughter. The father called Shomrim, who kept the man from leaving before the police arrived.
The NYPD Hate Crime Task Force says they are currently investigating anti-Semitic vandalism at the Nassau Ave Subway Station on the G line. An ad with a photo of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was defaced with a swastika and the words “Die Jew (expletive removed)”.
Crown Heights Shomrim has released video of the two Jewish girls being pushed on Kingston Ave late Monday night. The alleged perpetrator has been arrested by the NYPD with the help of Crown Heights Shomrim, and identified as the assailant in both the attack on Kingston Ave, and Sterling St.
The same man responsible for a rash of shoving incidents on Kingston Ave in January has been arrested again, this time for the two similar incidents Monday.
Two Jewish girls walking on Kingston Ave were shoved in the second such shoving attack in Crown Heights on Monday. The NYPD and Crown Heights Shomrim both responded to the incident, and reportedly know the identity of the attacker.
A recent New York Post article on an initiative by Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez to bring a softer approach to crime fighting, has sparked outrage from many victims and Law Enforcement. The new plan, just letting the criminals go free.
A mother pushing a stroller with two children inside came face to face with an enraged man in Crown Heights Monday. The events were caught on camera as the man kicks aside the stroller, hitting the mother.
An anti-Semitic symbol of hate with the word death was discovered drawn on a City-bike console in Miami Beach Thursday morning. The Miami Beach Police are investigating.
Three different NYPD Precinct Commanders have commended Shomrim in the past three days. Shomrim around NYC respond to dozens of calls each day, and are responsible for countless arrests. In the month of February, Shomrim collaborating with the NYPD made a total of 31 arrests. These arrests were made in Williamsburg, Boro Park, Rockaway Nassau, Flatbush, and Crown Heights.
A swastika was found drawn on a pillar in the Atlantic Terminal subway station Friday. The drawing of the swastika, a Nazi symbol, comes during a rise in hate crimes in Brooklyn. A recent incident involved the same symbol drawn on a car in Crown Heights.