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Latest in Coney Island

Two brothers arrested with stolen car after police pursuit

January 22 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Two young brothers were arrested on Sunday morning after leading police on a chase in a stolen car from Coney Island and onto the Belt Parkway. They were caught after an on-foot chase in Bath Beach. The two were identified as Tafari James, 22, and his brother Tiereek, 19, both of Coney Island, police said. The […]

Thousands sign petition seeking a Trader Joe’s in Coney Island

January 18 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Thousands of Coney Island residents have signed a petition calling upon Trader Joe’s to open a store in Coney Island. The petition’s co-organizer, who only identified himself as Alex, admitted that he owns three apartments in the neighborhood and that he wants a Trader Joe’s because he believes it would increase the value of his […]

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 […]