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Park Slope Courier

Covering: Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Sunset Park, Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Windsor Terrace, Greenwood Heights, Ditmas Park, Kensington, Crown Heights

Nerd of Avon: Prospect Heights bar combines Shakespeare and sci-fi

Theater: What a piece of work is a Batman! Comment
Fun-loving Brooklynites partied it up at dueling community events promoting public safety in Prospect Park on Tuesday — one run by the Police Department and another run by a group of civil rights activists. Comments (2)
Photo Galleries: Hundreds of mourners gathered at Grand Army Plaza on Monday to grieve the recent victims of numerous mass shootings and to demand Congress enact tougher gun laws. Comments (17)

Man sets fire to Butler Street building

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Would-be bandit attempts check-cashing heist

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Sunset Park and Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct blotter. Comment

Cops hunt for suspect behind fatal Crown Heights stabbing

Crown Heights: Police are searching for the lowlife who brutally stabbed another man to death in Crown Heights in July. Comment

Cops find 1-year-old boy who was inside car when it was stolen in Crown Heights

Crown Heights: Cops have found the 1-year-old boy who was in a car when it was stolen in Crown Heights Monday, according to authorities. Comments (10)

Gunman shoots four people at Crown Heights candlelight vigil: NYPD

Crown Heights: A gunman opened fire at a candlelight vigil in Crown Heights early Monday morning, sending four people to local hospitals with serious injuries, according to authorities. Comment

Cops search for thief who stole a phone and cash from sleeping teen in Sunset Park

Police are searching for the crook who swiped an iPhone and $400 off a sleeping 19-year-old on 56th street last week. Comments (2)

Brooklyn man faces lengthy prison sentence for Sunset Park murder: DA

A Sunset Park man faces 25 years to life in prison for allegedly gunning down a man who was sleeping in his 51st Street home earlier this year, according to District Attorney Eric Gonzalez. Comment

Thief who made off with $1,200 in Sunset Park burglary remains on the lam

Cops are hunting the goon who made off with more than $1,000 in a Sunset Park burglary on Monday. Comment
Scuba cops rappelled from a helicopter into Prospect Park Lake amid the very dramatic rescue of an allegedly “erratic” swimmer on Aug. 1. Comments (3)

Robbers attack straphangers in Kensington, Windsor Terrace crime spree: NYPD

Police are hunting a group of thieves wanted for a string of violent subway robberies in Kensington and Windsor Terrace last month. Comments (8)
Standing O: These green thumbs are taking gardening to new heights! Comment

Cops hunt perv wanted in connection with two Park Slope sexual assaults

Cops are hunting the creep who sexually assaulted two women within 10 minutes on July 29 in Park Slope, according to authorities. Comments (2)

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