NEWS: After neighbors complained to city officials about drug-dealing and occasional violent crime – including a recent shooting – on Bay Ridge’s Fifth Avenue, a plan to place police security cameras on the commercial stretch recently came one step closer to fruition.
NEWS: An off-duty New York City police officer was arrested this past weekend and charged with driving under the influence on the streets of Bay Ridge. This arrest come on the heels of several high profile and heart-breaking fatal crashes – including one involving an on-duty NYPD officer, and as NYPD officials respond to widespread public outcry by announcing a series of sweeping changes to crash investigations.
NEWS: As the jewelry burglary [jurglary?] trend in Bay Ridge continues, it’s apparently moving south.