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Bay Ridge officials search for answers as car crash stats explode

January 18 | By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle

The unusually high number of car crashes in Southwest Brooklyn is starting to get some serious attention from city officials. In the wake of the revelation that 17 car accidents took place in the course of just a single day, Jan. 14, Councilmember Justin Brannan and Community Board 10 District Manager Josephine Beckmann unearthed even […]

Supporters for the woman accusing two former detectives of raping her stand outside Brooklyn Supreme Court. Eagle photo by Paul Frangipane

Prosecutors charging ex-cops with rape of teenager ask to be removed from case

January 17 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

With less than a week before jury selection is expected to begin in the rape trial of two ex-NYPD officers, prosecutors with the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office are asking that the case be turned over to a special prosecutor. “We regret that our continuing to pursue the case might well create an appearance of impropriety […]

Bay Ridge Lawyers name Ray Ferrier honorary director and fellow of association

January 17 | By Rob Abruzzese Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Ray Ferrier joined the Bay Ridge Lawyers Association almost 51 years ago. On Wednesday, the organization gave him its highest honor by naming him honorary director and fellow during its annual holiday party. “I want to thank the officers, directors and all of the membership of the Bay Ridge Lawyers for bestowing upon me this […]