Crown Heights Stickball Game Unites NYPD Cops And Kids


The smack of the stick on the spaldeen echoed down the street and the scent of burgers and hot dogs drifted in the 90-degree summer air Tuesday in Brooklyn.

The “First Annual Block Party Style Stickball/Fitness Community Engagement” in Crown Heights, co-sponsored by the NYPD and the Daily News, drew New York’s finest and several hundred residents from the Albany Houses despite the heat.

Read the full Daily News story [HERE].