Safety alerts, helpful links and occasional commentary on crime in Central Brooklyn, with a focus on the following precincts: 71st and 77th (Crown Heights), 79th and 81st (Bedford-Stuyvesant), 73rd (Brownsville) and 88th (Fort Greene/Clinton Hill).
On 6-30-2010 at approx 2050 hours police responded to a 911 call of a person shot inside of 335 Herkimer Street (Kingston Park) in the confines of the 79 Pct. Upon arrival police discovered 3 people shot. Victim #1 M/B/32 was shot in the chest and pronounced DOA at Interfaith Hospital. Victim #2 M/B/36 was shot 1x in the right leg and taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition. Victim #3 F/B/45 was shot 1x in the abdomen and taken to Kings County in stable condition.