Orthodox Jewish man assaulted on Coney Island

Orthodox Jewish man assaulted on Coney Island

The assault occurred on Tuesday afternoon. The victim was briefly knocked unconscious and required medical attention.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/9/2020, 9:27 PM
Brooklyn: Anti-lockdown mob beats fellow hasidic Jew

Brooklyn: Anti-lockdown mob beats fellow hasidic Jew

Protesters call Jewish man filming protest a "snitch," beat him and leave him in critical condition during protest against NY restrictions.Gary Willig, 10/7/2020, 9:48 PM
Man arrested for vandalizing Orthodox synagogue in Brooklyn

Man arrested for vandalizing Orthodox synagogue in Brooklyn

25-year-old man arrested after Orthodox synagogue in Brooklyn vandalized during Sukkot festival.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/7/2020, 9:50 AM
Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn protest against COVID crackdown

Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn protest against COVID crackdown

Protesters torch masks in Borough Park demonstration against New York's crackdown on neighborhoods with high coronavirus rates.Shira Hanau, JTA, 10/7/2020, 8:43 AM
New York will erect statue in Brooklyn to honor RBG

New York will erect statue in Brooklyn to honor RBG

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces state to build memorial to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her birthplace.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/21/2020, 5:27 PM
Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

New York governor vows state will step in to block weddings in Brooklyn's haredi neighborhoods if NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio won't intervene.Shira Hanau, JTA, 8/27/2020, 2:18 PM
11-year-old Jewish girl abducted by neighbor in Brooklyn

11-year-old Jewish girl abducted by neighbor in Brooklyn

28-year-old Brooklyn man's plot to kidnap his 11-year-old neighbor thwarted by his own mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2020, 1:59 AM
Shortened census period means Brooklyn’s Orthodox communities will likely be undercounted

Shortened census period means Brooklyn’s Orthodox communities will likely be undercounted

Only 49% of Boro Park residents filled out 2010 census, and with census period cut, some fear locals will be significantly under counted.Shira Hanau, JTA, 8/12/2020, 1:41 PM
Member of NY Jewish security patrol group Shomrim slashed while stopping gang attack

Member of NY Jewish security patrol group Shomrim slashed while stopping gang attack

Shomrim patrol member slashed in the leg while stopping gang assault on man in Borough Park, Brooklyn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/30/2020, 10:19 PM
Orthodox Jewish man assaulted in Brooklyn

Orthodox Jewish man assaulted in Brooklyn

Two blacks, one Hispanic, assault Jewish man walking in Brooklyn.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/25/2020, 8:57 PM
NYPD looking for three suspects in anti-Semitic attack in Brooklyn

NYPD looking for three suspects in anti-Semitic attack in Brooklyn

NYPD looking for three men suspected of beating 51-year-old Orthodox Jewish man and yelling anti-Semitic slurs at him in Brooklyn.Elad Benari, 7/14/2020, 1:12 AM
Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein calls on US Jews to make Aliyah

Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein calls on US Jews to make Aliyah

Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein, founder of Ateres Naava Seminary in Brooklyn, says living in America is 'not for us' anymore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 4:30 PM
2 shot, including police officer, in Brooklyn, another officer slashed

2 shot, including police officer, in Brooklyn, another officer slashed

The incident reportedly took place at Church and Flatbush avenues just before midnight. Another officer reportedly slashed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2020, 8:05 AM
Several people injured in shooting in Brooklyn

Several people injured in shooting in Brooklyn

Suspect dead and several others injured, including two NYPD officers, in shooting in Brooklyn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2020, 5:54 AM
Agudath Israel: 'Religious expression, education shouldn't be last priority for reopening'

Agudath Israel: 'Religious expression, education shouldn't be last priority for reopening'

Orthodox leaders press for reopening guidance as parents say yeshivas are already holding classes.Shira Hanau, JTA, 5/20/2020, 8:02 AM
NYPD shuts illegal Brooklyn yeshiva with 100 children inside

NYPD shuts illegal Brooklyn yeshiva with 100 children inside

New York Police Department closes yeshiva in Brooklyn after neighbors inform that school operated in violation of city and state orders.Mordechai Sones, 5/18/2020, 9:39 PM
Jewish comedian says nursing home wrongfully buried cousin in Catholic cemetery

Jewish comedian says nursing home wrongfully buried cousin in Catholic cemetery

Elayne Boosler says Brooklyn nursing home did not notify relatives of her cousin’s death and did not buried her in her Jewish family plot.Josefin Dolsten/JTA, 5/4/2020, 10:26 PM
Three arrested outside Chabad headquarters for violating social distancing rules

Three arrested outside Chabad headquarters for violating social distancing rules

Chabad-Lubavitch spokesman says three men arrested on Thursday were part of unsanctioned group and didn't have permission to be there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2020, 2:47 AM
Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Noach Dear dies from coronavirus

Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Noach Dear dies from coronavirus

66-year-old Justice Noach Dear remembered as a "good man and a friend to all".Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2020, 1:52 AM
Brooklyn landlord waives rent for hundreds as goodwill gesture

Brooklyn landlord waives rent for hundreds as goodwill gesture

Brooklyn landlord decides to cancel rent for nearly 300 renters in his 18 apartment buildings in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.Eitan Divinsky, 4/4/2020, 11:36 PM
Watch: Jewish couple weds in 'socially distant' coronavirus-era wedding

Watch: Jewish couple weds in 'socially distant' coronavirus-era wedding

In Brooklyn's Jewish community, couple holds 'socially distant' wedding. 'We reflect on what's really important in life.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2020, 7:12 PM
100 people test positive for coronavirus in Borough Park

100 people test positive for coronavirus in Borough Park

Over 800 people test positive for coronavirus in New York City, including 100 in Hasidic neighborhood in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/17/2020, 10:10 PM
Son of Brooklyn COVID-19 patient tearfully urges 'wake up'

Son of Brooklyn COVID-19 patient tearfully urges 'wake up'

Zalman Goldstein: 'People think they'll go to synagogue with 10 people, not realizing they're already infecting someone.'Mordechai Sones, 3/17/2020, 8:23 PM
NYU International Relations Professor builds bridges with Crown Heights neighbors

NYU International Relations Professor builds bridges with Crown Heights neighbors

NYU Adjunct Professor for International Relations Roy Germano tells Arutz Sheva about his work and impressions from visiting Crown Heights.Mordechai Sones, 3/9/2020, 6:45 PM
Federal hate crime charges for Brooklyn woman arrested for slapping Jewish women

Federal hate crime charges for Brooklyn woman arrested for slapping Jewish women

Brooklyn woman who assaulted three Jewish women last month - before being quickly released from jail - now faces federal hate crime charges.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 1/29/2020, 7:44 AM
Jewish woman assaulted in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Jewish woman assaulted in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

'Horrifying to watch'. Teenage assailant beats middle-aged Jewish woman in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2020, 11:19 AM
Brooklyn: Jewish soup kitchen hosts MLK Day event for local black and Jewish leaders

Brooklyn: Jewish soup kitchen hosts MLK Day event for local black and Jewish leaders

Orthodox-run soup kitchen brings together Jewish and black leaders for MLK Day.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/22/2020, 8:05 AM
Brooklyn: 11-year-old Jewish girl killed in apartment fire

Brooklyn: 11-year-old Jewish girl killed in apartment fire

'Have you seen my daughter?' Mother's frantic call to neighbor after fire breaks out in Kensington home in Brooklyn, leaving one dead.David Rosenberg, 1/21/2020, 2:00 PM
‘Kill All Jews’ graffiti found at Brooklyn high school

‘Kill All Jews’ graffiti found at Brooklyn high school

Call to kill Jews, swastika found on stairwell of Brooklyn Technical High School.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/13/2020, 6:17 PM
WZO Vice Chairman applauds NY '100 cameras' plan to protect Jews

WZO Vice Chairman applauds NY '100 cameras' plan to protect Jews

'While the new cameras are an important step, they are from from providing the sense of security.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2020, 9:59 AM
Watch: How big of a problem is black anti-Semitism in New York?

Watch: How big of a problem is black anti-Semitism in New York?

Video journalist Ami Horowitz takes to the streets of Brooklyn to see how widespread anti-Semitism is within the black community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 2:23 PM
Brooklyn: Haredi woman killed by concrete mixer truck

Brooklyn: Haredi woman killed by concrete mixer truck

68-year-old woman run over by truck in Boro Park Brooklyn, declared dead at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2020, 9:00 PM
More threats against Jews reported in Crown Heights

More threats against Jews reported in Crown Heights

African-American man in his 30s threatens Jews in Crown Heights Brooklyn, following spate of violent attacks on local Jews.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/5/2020, 6:00 PM
Suspect in Williamsburg attack held on bond

Suspect in Williamsburg attack held on bond

24-year-old woman pleads not guilty to robbery and assault charges after Hasidic man attacked in Williamsburg.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/3/2020, 10:37 PM
Jewish teen threatened with knife in Brooklyn

Jewish teen threatened with knife in Brooklyn

Two men threaten Jewish teen with a knife in Flatbush, call him "Jew boy".Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/2/2020, 5:39 PM
Hasidic man attacked in Brooklyn

Hasidic man attacked in Brooklyn

Two women reportedly yelled anti-Semtic epithets at Hasidic man in Williamsburg and then attacked him when he called 911.Elad Benari, 1/2/2020, 3:06 AM
Non-Jew visits Brooklyn hasidic synagogue

Non-Jew visits Brooklyn hasidic synagogue

Roy Germano: 'I recently visited a Jewish synagogue located near my home in Brooklyn. Go inside with me to see what I saw.'Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2019, 8:31 PM
Woman attacks three Jewish women in Brooklyn, New York

Woman attacks three Jewish women in Brooklyn, New York

Police arrest 30-year-old woman who attacked three young Jewish women in Crown Heights, New York.Chana Roberts, 12/28/2019, 9:08 PM
Man arrested for pointing gun at Jew in Brooklyn

Man arrested for pointing gun at Jew in Brooklyn

Shomrim, NYPD cooperate to detain man who pointed handgun at Jewish man in Borough Park.Gary Willig, 12/12/2019, 8:16 PM
Teens throw rocks at Jewish school bus in Brooklyn

Teens throw rocks at Jewish school bus in Brooklyn

3 teenagers attack bus filled with children from Chabad elementary school in Crown Heights.Marcy Oster/JTA, 12/4/2019, 5:43 PM
Have all of NY's elected officials gone AWOL as Jew hatred soars?

Have all of NY's elected officials gone AWOL as Jew hatred soars?

The stark realization is that Jew hatred has reached the kind of epidemiological proportions that are tantamount to those of pre-Nazi Europe. Ronald Edelstein, 12/1/2019, 11:53 AM
Two Jewish teens attacked in Brooklyn

Two Jewish teens attacked in Brooklyn

Attack in Crown Heights occurred on November 11 but reported by police this week.Ben Ariel, 11/29/2019, 3:36 AM
Watch: Hasidic man sucker punched in Brooklyn attack

Watch: Hasidic man sucker punched in Brooklyn attack

Police say a suspect is under arrest for attacking a Jewish man late last night in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/24/2019, 7:38 PM
Suspect arrested over egg-throwing attack in Brooklyn

Suspect arrested over egg-throwing attack in Brooklyn

18-year-old Brooklyn male arrested in connection with egg-throwing attacks on Jews in Borough Park.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2019, 6:22 AM
Teen arrested in connection with attacks on Jews in Brooklyn

Teen arrested in connection with attacks on Jews in Brooklyn

16-year-old suspect arrested after turning himself in, following string of attacks on Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/10/2019, 8:04 PM
Several Jews attacked in Brooklyn

Several Jews attacked in Brooklyn

Several identifiably Jewish men and boys attacked in a string of assaults in Borough Park.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/5/2019, 3:16 AM
Jewish man slapped and called ‘dirty Jew’ in Brooklyn

Jewish man slapped and called ‘dirty Jew’ in Brooklyn

Incident, which took place in Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, being investigated as a hate crime.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/13/2019, 2:16 PM
4 dead, 3 wounded in Brooklyn shooting

4 dead, 3 wounded in Brooklyn shooting

At least 15 shots were fired at 'an illegal gambling location' in Crown Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019, 11:52 PM
Backpack set alight near Brooklyn Jewish center over Yom Kippur

Backpack set alight near Brooklyn Jewish center over Yom Kippur

Backpack set alight and left on the steps of Jewish center considered "non-bias incident," NYPD says.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/10/2019, 1:55 PM
Jewish woman attacked in Brooklyn on Rosh Hashanah

Jewish woman attacked in Brooklyn on Rosh Hashanah

22-year-old Jewish woman says she was harassed by a female teen who pulled off her scarf and wig on Erev Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, 10/4/2019, 3:10 AM
Brooklyn synagogue vandalized during Rosh Hashanah

Brooklyn synagogue vandalized during Rosh Hashanah

Windows of synagogue in Williamsburg broken during Rosh Hashanah services. Police searching for two suspects.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2019, 4:00 AM
Attacks on Jews in America - Isn't it time to get our house in order?

Attacks on Jews in America - Isn't it time to get our house in order?

The haters are not going to bother to determine if you are religious or non-religious. The extremists will not give pause to determine if you are more liberal or conservative, Sefardi or Ashkenazi. Joshua Goldstein, 9/24/2019, 7:35 PM
Jewish men attacked in 2 more Brooklyn incidents

Jewish men attacked in 2 more Brooklyn incidents

Over 150 anti-Semitic incidents have occurred in New York so far this year.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/24/2019, 7:08 PM
Hasidic man beaten and robbed in Brooklyn

Hasidic man beaten and robbed in Brooklyn

Hasidic Jewish man assaulted and robbed in Brooklyn in an incident captured on video and posted on social media. Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/18/2019, 9:35 PM
Police arrest suspect after NY rabbi hit in face with brick

Police arrest suspect after NY rabbi hit in face with brick

NYPD nabs 26-year-old man who beat rabbi, smashed him in the face with brick, knocking out his teeth. Suspect to be charged with hate crime.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/15/2019, 3:19 PM
For Brooklyn haredi Jews, spate of assaults is all too familiar

For Brooklyn haredi Jews, spate of assaults is all too familiar

As chain of anti-Semitic attacks in Brooklyn hits haredi community, locals concerned, but not surprised. Ben Sales, JTA, 9/5/2019, 10:37 AM
Orthodox Jewish man hit in face with belt in Brooklyn attack

Orthodox Jewish man hit in face with belt in Brooklyn attack

Two assailants beat Jewish man with belt while hurling anti-Semitic slurs outside Brooklyn synagogue.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/1/2019, 8:12 PM