| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:56 AM
BROOKLYN, NY (KTLA) -- A former butcher who plead guilty to kidnapping, killing and dismembering an 8-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison on Wednesday.
The 36-year-old Aron admitted killing the child after the boy...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The District Attorney of Kings County went on the defensive Wednesday, writing an Op Ed piece in the New York Daily News, insisting his office works hard to protect children from sexual abuse in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities of Brooklyn.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:40 PM
PIX 11 tried demanding answers Monday from a food company in Spring Valley, about a registered sex offender who was allowed to deliver orders to a "sleepaway" camp for Orthodox Jewish boys in Sullivan County. 31 year old Yoel Oberlander was arrested...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Rabbi Yehezkel Zion walked back into his Borough Park, Brooklyn home Monday evening with his hand full – and his mind at ease.
The family’s three foot menorah – stolen last Tuesday night, by a not too bright cat burglar who walked in...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:17 PM
40-years to life in prison. That’s what Borough Park, Brooklyn resident Levi Aron has to look forward to for kidnapping, murdering – and then dismembering 8-year old Leiby Kletkzy last July.
The sentence – handed down today in...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 7:33 AM
It was a sea of darkness this morning in many Brooklyn neighborhoods.
Con Ed Workers say there were 1,600 power outages in Brooklyn since the early morning hours. Over 600 of them in Park Slope alone.
In Borough Park, 300 units were out beginning at 8...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Rabbis in the city’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities are resisting a possible change to the city and state health code, which would require parents to sign a consent form, before their infant boys undergo a controversial type of circumcision. ...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 12:49 PM
A state police fire marshal determined that a fire which destroyed a playground in Lancaster County on Friday night was intentionally set. Firefighters were dispatched around 9:45 p.m. to the Mount Joy Borough park along the 300 block of Manheim Street...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:25 PM
The parents of murdered 8-year-old, Leiby Kletzky, are ready to accept a plea deal that would send their son's accused killer to prison for 40 years.
State Assemblyman, Dov Hikind - a family advisor - confirmed to PIX 11 Wednesday that "a deal is on...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 9:17 AM
Police spent the weekend warning shop owners in several Brooklyn neighborhoods that there is a killer on the loose.
Officers also believe he may be targeting stores with addresses that include the numbers 1,7 and 8.
Police have released a sketch showing...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Rabbi Israel S. Dresner was gripped with fear when an angry mob surrounded the house where he'd gone to meet the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
It was 1962, and Dresner was with King in Albany, Ga., to organize and demonstrate against civil rights abuses...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
With Easter earlier this year, holiday activities are kicking off this weekend with Easter Bunnies at the mall, egg hunts and breakfasts with the bunny. Here's a rundown of what's going on. Photos with the Easter Bunny: March 23-April 7, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.,...