Wanted for stabbing in possible hate crime.

February 12, 2016 Filed under Shmira News


Anyone with information should call crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS and CH Shmira at 718-221-0303


May 28, 2015 Filed under Shmira News

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at approximately 7:00 PM A Crown Heights Shmira member was on the way home from work when he noticed a struggle transpiring inside a pawn shop on Flatbush Avenue between Winthrop and Hawthorn Streets. He quickly pulled over to investigate and upon closer inspection saw the assailant holding a hammer. Read more

Stolen scooter recovered, perp arrested.

May 20, 2015 Filed under Shmira News

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at approximately 12:30 PM A Crown Heights resident noticed a group of four teens walking up to a porch on Carroll Street between Albany and Troy Avenues and taking three scooters. As the group was leaving the property they noticed they were being watched and dropped two of scooters and made off toward Troy Avenue.
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Pesach Safety Tips

April 2, 2015 Filed under Advisory Report, Shmira News

Purim Safety Tips

March 1, 2015 Filed under Shmira News

Shmira welcomes new NYPD recruits

January 1, 2015 Filed under Shmira News

As a special tribute to the men in blue for putting their lives on the line every day, Crown Heights Shmira went to the 77th Pct to convey our thanks personally. Many Shmira members including coordinators and Rabbi Eli Cohen from the Crown Heights Jewish Community Council were in attendance. Read more

Daytime Burglary

December 31, 2014 Filed under Shmira News

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 12:25PM A burglar entered 1469 President Street in Crown Heights and made off with $2000 in cash. Crown Heights Shmira was able to obtain the surveillance footage from the time of the incident. Read more

Armed Burglary

December 31, 2014 Filed under Shmira News

Monday, December 29, 2014: At approximately 4:00AM a burglar, armed with a gun broke into a residence on Lincoln Pl between Kingston and Albany Avenues in Crown Heights. Read more

Updated: Missing Person Found

December 25, 2014 Filed under Shmira News

Saturday December 27th, 2014 6:15pm. Crown Heights Shmira would like to inform the public that the missing 73 year old, Moshe Kanofsky was successfully located over shabbos through the tireless efforts of Shmira volunteers and our great partnership with the NYPD. We thank the community at large for assisting and providing tips on Moshe’s possible whereabouts.
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Hammer Wielding Thug on Kingston Ave

December 17, 2014 Filed under Shmira News

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 approximately 2:00PM: Shmira members responded to a scene on Kingston Avenue near President Street where a male black, who bystanders overheard yelling anti-Semitic slurs, Read more

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