Another car was discovered vandalized in Crown Heights Sunday, in a rather vulgar display. The car had its gas tank cover ripped off, mirror broken, and had been keyed across one side of the vehicle with a vulgar word, apparently expressing the anonymous vandals feelings.
Five boys wanted for the brutal beating and theft on a fifteen year old girl last Thursday, have turned themselves in to the 77th precinct. The five had instigated the assault as part of a larger group of teenagers roving the area of Eastern Parkway and Utica Ave.
In another head scratching vandalism in Crown Heights, a car parked on Crown Street was targeted over shabbos, leaving tires slashed and damage to the vehicle.
A family from Lakewood received a royal Crown Heights welcome Thursday night in the form of two slashed tires. The reason for the vandalism is unclear, as the car was legally parked at the time.
A mob of around 40 teenagers caused mayhem Thursday afternoon in Crown Heights, beating and robbing a 15 year old girl and stabbing another. Police have requested the public’s assistance to identify the assailants.
A home on East New York Ave in Crown Heights seems to be a magnet for package thieves, attracting at least one each day. On both Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, package thieves approached the house, attempting to make a score. Sadly for Tuesdays thief, only the Wednesday thief walked away with packages.
Phone scammers are continuing to target Crown Heights residents, using threats and gruesome images to scare their victims. Multiple recent reports of these scams have been reported, using sophisticated methods to trick their targets, as well as threats to the victims person and family.
Car side-view mirrors, they are the new trend for thieves in Crown Heights. At least three incidents of side-view mirrors stolen from parked cars have been reported in Crown Heights in just a few weeks.
A local Jewish resident caught a man breaking into his car in Crown Heights Tuesday afternoon. Thanks to Crown Heights Shomrim the man was caught and arrested.
A realistic phone scam targeting Crown Heights residents has been reported in the Jewish community. Crown Heights Shomrim has published an alert warning the community to stay vigilant and not fall victim to the scammers.
A trio of teen muggers were stopped cold Sunday night after attempting to mug two Jewish men in Crown Heights. The victims were able to identify one of the three would be muggers, who was placed under arrest.
Another Crown Heights resident became the victim of a car vandalism Thursday night, after an unknown person smashed the rear window of his car. The incident appears to be vandalism and not a car break-in, as the car did not appear to be rummaged through, and nothing appeared to be stolen.
A Crown Heights bochur working out in a Crown Heights Gym this week, was the victim of an unprovoked attack by a man using anti-Semitic slurs. The police were called, and the man arrested.
Four cars were vandalized in the early hours of Tuesday morning on New York Ave. The vandal went on a stomping spree, caving in a hood and three windshields.
While most Crown Heightsers were sleeping two NYPD officers of the 71st Police Precinct were making an arrest and removing a gun from the streets of Crown Heights.
Following the trend of nightly car break-ins in Crown Heights, a Jewish resident was the target of Monday nights burglary and vandalism. The burglar broke a window of the car, and rummaged through the contents of the vehicle.
A car was broken into Motzei Shabbos making it the fifth reported break-in in less than two weeks in Crown Heights. Just last week, four cars were reported broken into in the exact same fashion, where the thief shattered a window to gain entry to the vehicle.
The 71st police precinct, which covers a majority of Crown Heights, has announced the seizure of another illegal firearm taken off the streets. This is the fifth gun that was reported to have been taken off the streets of the 71st precinct this month.
For the third night this week, a car burglar has struck in Crown Heights, smashing through a cars window to access the vehicle. CrownHeights.info was unable to verify if anything was stolen from the vehicle.
A Crown Heights porch thief got fancy while on a package theft spree in the community. The thief hit a home on Lincoln Pl using not the usual black garbage bag, but rather a purple laundry bag. Like they say, innovation is the key to success.
The Crown Heights car break in thieves struck again last night, breaking into a car on Troy Ave. The owner of the vehicle reported only a few phone charging wires stolen.
Car break ins are back in style in Crown Heights, with at least two vehicles broken into just last night.