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Father Of Saheed Vassell Calls Out NYPD’s Alleged “Shoot To Kill” Practices

The unjust death of Saheed Vassell shows lasting effect on the rapidly-gentrifying community.


Disabled Black Man Shot And Killed By Cops In Brooklyn

"This shouldn’t have happened at all.”


Flatbush Zombies Rap Over Nas, Pharoahe Monch & Dipset During “Funk Flex Freestyle”

The Brooklyn trio slid over to HOT97 for a freestyle session.


Brooklyn Father Shot In The Face Moments After Having A Heartfelt Chat With His Daughter

While police are still investigating the crime, the victim's surviving family believe this was a case of mistaken identity.


Brooklyn Congressman Honors Female Rap Collaborations With 10-Day Countdown

What a great way to ring in Women's History Month.


“He’s Going To Kill Me:” Brooklyn Mom Murdered After Police Ignore 911 Calls

Although two NYPD police officers responded to the call, they never got out the patrol car.


Brooklyn Man Exonerated After Spending 30 Years In Prison For A Rape He Didn’t Commit

“Prison was an ugly experience for me. I almost lost myself. Now I’m a free man.”


Brooklyn Teen Uses Dying Breath To ID Man Who Shot Her For Refusing To Date Him

If convicted, 25-year-old Taariq Stephens faces 25 years in prison.


80-Year-Old Woman Reportedly Evicted From Brooklyn Apartment Without Notice

The landlord claimed that Joy Noel refused to sign her new lease.


Dyme-A-Duzin Overcomes His Struggles To Live Out His ‘Rollie Dreams’

Brooklyn's rising star recalls his rough past with his next single off his new album.
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