Wife: Assault Claims Against Bill Cosby Have Been 'Given A Pass' Without VerificationBill Cosby’s wife released a statement Monday, saying those who have accused him of sexual assault have been have been “given a pass” without their accounts ever being vetted.
TLC Apologizes For Seizing Brooklyn Fruit Store Worker's Vehicle, Calling It Illegal TaxiA Brooklyn fruit store manager and employee received a public apology from the Taxi and Limousine Commission, after they claimed that they were victimized by overzealous inspectors.
Report: Secret Service Officers Under Investigation For Alleged MisconductThe allegations do not appear to involve a direct breach of Obama's security, but rather sexually-related misconduct, recalling previous scandals that have cast a spotlight on the service and its traditionally male-dominated culture.
Attorney: Cops In The Bronx Arrested Innocent People To Make QuotasAn attorney on Tuesday claimed some NYPD detectives in the Bronx lied and arrested innocent people over a period of several years, in an effort to meet quotas.
Assemblyman Lopez Says He's Staying In Office Despite Harassment ClaimsNew York State Assemblyman Vito Lopez (D-Brooklyn) said Monday that he will be staying in the Assembly, even though he lost his committee chairmanship and seniority after a finding that he violated sexual harassment policies.
Accuser Recants Underage Sex Allegations Against Elmo PuppeteerA man has now recanted his claims, after splashing across the headlines accusing Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who plays Elmo on "Sesame Street," of having a sexual affair with him when he was underage.
Feds Looking Into Claims Against Newark PoliceThe ACLU's New Jersey chapter asked the government in September to provide federal oversight of Newark's 1,300-officer department.
NYPD Appoints Panel To Study How It Tracks CrimeThe group will start work immediately and spend six months looking into whether crimes are being misclassified. It will review the department's Compstat crime reporting system.