Wednesday, July 12, 2017


                       -- posted on NYPD YouTube channel on July 12, 2017

Update: The NYPD has released a video and additional information about the swastikas carved into a Kensington sidewalk early Saturday morning.
"The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to a criminal mischief incident that occurred within the confines of the 70 Precinct. 
Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Saturday July 8, 2017, at approximately 12:15 a.m. in front of 242 Newkirk Avenue, an individual drew approximately 20 swastikas and wrote "mobundles" on freshly poured concrete. In addition, a second individual removed a camera in front of the location.
  • The first individual is a male; last seen wearing a hooded sweater, shorts and sneakers.
  • The second individual is a male; last seen wearing a short sleeved shirt and dark colored pants.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential."

The original KARMABrooklyn blog post, "Swastikas Carved on Kensington Sidewalk," is at