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History is made: First Haredi Judge in Brooklyn

Ruchie Freier, a Haredi lawyer from Brooklyn, is now the first Chasidic woman judge in the New York State Supreme CourtArutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 9:05 PM

Children hurl eggs at anti-Zionist demonstration

Satmar summer camps have own anti-Israel demonstrations in New York, pelt mock Netanyahu limo with eggs.Ben Sales, 8/25/2016, 7:39 AM

'Fun day' marking Crown Heights riots irks Jews

Family of Jewish student killed in the 1991 Crown Heights riots condemns street festival to commemorate that racial unrest in Brooklyn.JTA, 8/18/2016, 3:29 AM

Crown Heights marks 25 years since 'pogrom'

Much has changed in Crown Heights since the accidental death of a black boy touched off three days of rioting.Debra Nussbaum Cohen, 8/16/2016, 3:07 AM

Black cop: Black lives don't matter to blacks

In a powerful essay, a cop from the Brooklyn ghetto writes to clear the police name and tear down the lies of Black Lives Matter.Rachel Kaplan, 7/14/2016, 5:21 PM

Body of haredi found, 24 hours after disappearing

Body of 21-year-old Yanki Kraus found one day after he told his wife he would be late to meet her.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2016, 11:44 PM

Brooklyn pool can keep women-only swim times

New York City Parks Department permits women-only swimming hours at a public pool in Orthodox neighborhood of Brooklyn., 7/7/2016, 4:58 AM

Jews attacked by stone-throwers - in Brooklyn

Teens hurl stones, anti-Semitic curses at Jewish woman and her child driving through Brooklyn.David Rosenberg, 6/29/2016, 4:09 PM

4 boys arrested in Crown Heights bus arson

New York police arrested four more boys in connection with allegedly setting fire to a Jewish school bus in Brooklyn.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/13/2016, 8:40 PM

Brooklyn bus arson accomplices sought by NYPD

Police searching for four boys who allegedly helped an 11-year-old boy set a school bus on fire outside a Jewish girls’ school.JTA, 5/11/2016, 5:31 AM

11-year-old charged in blaze outside Jewish school

11-year-old boy charged with setting fire to a school bus outside a Jewish school in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.JTA, 5/10/2016, 3:53 AM

Watch: Anti-Semite trashes Brooklyn synagogue

Crazed man recorded attacking Williamsburg synagogue as congregants flee.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2016, 7:44 AM

NYPD increases Passover security

Following terror attacks in Europe and concerns over attacks in the US, NYPD announce preparations to protect haredim in Brooklyn.Haim Lev, Shoshana Miskin, 4/4/2016, 7:46 AM

First Israeli supermarket to open in US

Osher Ad to open branch in New York catering to local Haredi community.Shoshana Miskin, 3/21/2016, 9:24 AM

'I was stabbed - I'll join the army, give my all'

Stabbing victim in today's attack near Damascus Gate made aliyah from Brooklyn in order to join IDF. Only became a citizen last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2016, 10:53 PM

NYPD and Brooklyn Shomrim join forces

Meeting calls to beef up security for haredi schools in light of Islamic extremist threat.Haim Lev, 1/6/2016, 1:17 PM

Jewish man beaten and robbed in Brooklyn

Furious elected officials Dov Hikind and Simcha Felder offer $3,000 reward in return for information leading to assailants' arrests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2015, 10:32 PM

Jewish student assaulted at Brooklyn college

Jewish student punched in the face and chest by assailant who referred to him as a "Jew". Police investigating as hate crime.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2015, 5:31 AM

Chabad's 770 headquarters evacuated in bomb threat

NYPD takes no chances with call from a psych ward, evacuating Chabad center; just hours earlier security briefing held with Jewish leaders.Ari Yashar, 12/9/2015, 7:29 AM

Hipster or hasidic? Can you tell the difference?

Jimmy Kimmel ventures into 'the most bearded spot in New York' to find the one thing they have in common - can you tell the difference?Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2015, 1:51 PM

Murderer of NY Jewish Jeweler Arrested

NYPD nab MTA driver who purposely ran over Aron Aranbayev after getting into an argument.Haim Lev, 8/2/2015, 1:13 PM

Paintball Attacks Targeting Jews in Brooklyn

NYPD searching for culprits in recent string of attacks with a paintball gun targeting religious Jews in Brooklyn.Cynthia Blank, 7/8/2015, 4:31 PM

NY Assemblyman: Shame on Chicken-Waving Critics

Hikind slams Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit against controversial Kaparot custom as a 'disgusting misrepresentation.'Ari Yashar, 7/7/2015, 11:03 PM

Swastikas Carved in Brooklyn Kosher Store Sidewalk

Two swastikas discovered outside of Moisha's Discount Supermarket in Brooklyn yesterday. Police call incident a hate crime.Matt Wanderman, 5/12/2015, 5:44 PM

'Jewish Unity, Strength is My Consolation'

Gabriel Sassoon mourns his seven children in a heartrending letter, asks Jewish people to take a good deed upon themselves in their merit.Tova Dvorin, 3/27/2015, 1:13 PM

Fire Safety Session in Wake of Flatbush Tragedy

Lawmakers, fire safety experts converge to take action to prevent more tragedies in Brooklyn.Eliran Aharon, Tova Dvorin, 3/27/2015, 8:34 AM

Jewish Man Shot Dead in Brooklyn

29-year-old Russian Jew shot twice in the chest on Ocean Parkway; police say motive of murder remains unclear.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2015, 6:59 PM

Flatbush Fire: Accept and Surrender to G-d's Will

Jewish community unites in grief after 7 children burn to death, with funeral participants saying such moments 'only make us stronger.'Eliran Aharon, 3/23/2015, 12:10 PM

Bereaved Father: 'Where Will I Go Now?'

Seven children killed in electrical fire en route to Israel for funeral; father, neighbors mourn.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 3/22/2015, 1:35 PM

7 Jewish Children Burn to Death in Brooklyn

Children aged 5 to 15 in one family die after a Sabbath hot plate apparently malfunctioned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2015, 10:06 PM

Brooklyn House Fire 'An Unbelievable Tragedy'

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio visits the scene of tragic fire which killed an Orthodox Jewish family, says what he saw is 'unimaginable.'Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2015, 8:33 PM

NY Gunman Invited Passersby to Watch

The gunman who ambushed two police officers in Brooklyn approached people on the street and told them, "Watch what I'm going to do."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 4:42 AM

Two NYPD Officers Shot Dead in Brooklyn

Two uniformed NYPD officers shot dead while sitting in their police car in Bedford-Stuyvesant.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2014, 1:10 AM

Teen Charged in Beating of Israeli Rabbi

NYPD have arrested a suspect, 15, in the anti-Semitic Brooklyn subway attack. The Israeli victim is in the US being treated for cancer.Cynthia Blank, 11/20/2014, 2:06 PM

Jewish Man Attacked at Brooklyn Subway Station

Haim Ovanounou assaulted by three anti-Semites who beat him, called him a 'dirty Jew' in a NY subway station.Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2014, 8:01 AM

NY Jewish Leader Attacked Outside Barclay's Center

Leonard Petlakh suffers broken nose at the hands of pro-Palestinian demonstrator, after game between Brooklyn Nets and Maccabi Tel Aviv.Cynthia Blank, 10/12/2014, 10:21 AM

Pro-Palestinians to Protest Maccabi Tel Aviv Game

In the weeks after Operation Protective Edge, Maccabi Tel Aviv to be met by Pro-Palestinian protestors at their preseason games in the US.Cynthia Blank, 10/2/2014, 8:28 AM

Brooklyn Salutes Israel

Major rally in support of Israel drew thousands in Brooklyn Thursday.Uzi Baruch, Brooklyn, 8/8/2014, 8:56 AM

Stark Murder Indictment to be Read Monday

A construction worker is accused of brutally murdering Brooklyn landlord Menachem Stark.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2014, 11:25 AM

'Knockout Game' Hits Boro Park

Samuel Pearl, Borough Park resident, is punched to the ground while returning home from work; youths left him there like it was routine.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 9:10 AM

Brooklyn: Anti-Semitic Attacks Continue in 'Game'

Brooklyn rabbi cites rise in similar anti-Semitic attacks as a 'game' by local gangs to 'knock out the Jew'. Police: 8 attacks since Sept.Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2013, 7:53 PM

Brooklyn: Jew Hurt in Anti-Semitic Attack

Jewish man the victim of random anti-Semitic street attack in Brooklyn.Eliran Aharon, Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 11:17 AM

Fatal Shooting in Brooklyn

Antiq Hennis' parents were pushing him in his stroller when he was suddenly shot as the family crossed Livonia Avenue.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/2/2013, 2:20 PM

Brooklyn Street to be Named after Jamaican Jew

‘Yoseph Robinson Ave.’ named after Orthodox Jewish convert, gunned down protecting girlfriend three years ago.Ari Soffer, 8/19/2013, 4:33 PM

Swastika Scrawled in Brooklyn Jewish Neighborhood

A swastika didn’t even raise eyebrows this week when it appeared on a central street corner in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 10:23 AM

NYC Rep: No Room for Apathy on Anti-Semitism

Brooklyn politician Jumaane Williams says local anti-Semitism ‘very disturbing,’ calls for an end to apathy.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/18/2013, 11:37 AM

Muslim Teen Arrested After Harrassing Jew

New York Police arrested a Muslim teen who yelled anti-Semitic slurs at a Jewish man on the subway, then tried to resist arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2013, 4:43 AM

'Police and Elected Officials Are Very Supportive'

New York-based author Yossi Gestetner addresses the burning of mezuzot in an apartment building in Brooklyn this week.Eliran Aharon, New York, 4/12/2013, 9:45 PM

Police Nab Man Accused of Burning Brooklyn Mezuzot

The alleged perpetrator responsible for burning a dozen mezuzot in Brooklyn has been taken into police custody. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2013, 8:58 PM

Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

11 mezuzot were burned in an apartment building in Brooklyn as Jews marked Holocaust Remembrance Day.Elad Benari, 4/9/2013, 4:15 AM

'Spider-Man' Producers Shift Schedule for Passover

Producers agreed to rearrange filming of "Spider-Man” after complaints by the Jewish community in Brooklyn. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/24/2013, 8:08 PM

Passover Filming of 'Spider-Man' Plagues NY Jews

Brooklyn Jews are blasting the producers of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” movie for plans to film in the area during the Passover holiday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/19/2013, 5:43 PM

Suspect Indicted in Fatal Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

A Brooklyn man was indicted for fatal hit-and-run that killed a rabbinical student, his pregnant wife and their baby. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/14/2013, 8:58 PM

Hit-and-Run Killer Due in Court Again Wednesday

Meanwhile, driver of livery cab that carried the Glaubers says he'd trade his life for theirs.Gil Ronen, 3/10/2013, 7:32 PM

Suspect in Brooklyn Accident Turns Himself In

The suspect in the hit-and-run that killed a hassidic couple in Brooklyn has turned himself into police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2013, 3:14 AM

Baby of Killed Hassidic Couple Dies as Well

A day after a car crash claimed the lives of a hassidic couple in Brooklyn and their son was born prematurely, the baby died as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2013, 6:12 AM

NY Hareidi Couple Killed On the Way to Hospital

A hareidi-religious man and his pregnant wife were killed in an accident on their way to a hospital in Brooklyn. The baby survived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2013, 12:12 AM