NY Regulators Say 11 Lenders To Monitor Vacant PropertiesThe banks, mortgage companies and credit unions represent nearly 70 percent of the New York market and will adopt practices to limit the damage from so-called "zombie properties."
Long Island Man Accused In 2 Bank Robberies In 1 DayAccording to Suffolk County police, 53-year-old Clenzo Thompson first tried to rob a Bank of America in Central Islip before robbing a TD Bank in East Islip Wednesday afternoon.
NYPD: Homeless Man Charged In Robbery Of Pregnant Woman In West VillageMelvin Johnson, 49, is charged with third-degree robbery in connection with the March 30 incident.
NYC Woman Accused Of Attempting To Defraud New Hyde Park BankSabrina Spencer pleaded not guilty Sunday to attempted grand larceny, identity theft and possessing a forged instrument and resisting arrest.
Tellers At Multiple Banks Charged With Stealing From Customers In Fraud SchemeProsecutors Tuesday said hundreds of customers at White Plains bank are victims of theft – and the thieves are tellers who allegedly took their money.
New York Gets $800M In Bank Of America SettlementNew York state is getting $800 million as its share of a national $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.
Two Long Island Couples Arrested For Allegedly Short Selling Property to Catholic SchoolTwo Long Island couples have been arrested on bank fraud and conspiracy charges after allegedly short selling a foreclosure property to a Hempstead Catholic school, WCBS 880's Irene Cornell reported.
Alleged Bank Robber, Alleged Getaway Driver Arrested On Long IslandSuffolk County police arrested a Kings Park man on Monday, on allegations that he robbed seven banks in a period of just over two weeks.
Unattended Bag Left At Byram Bank Prompts Bomb ScareAccording to police, a camouflage military-style bag was left unattended at a Bank of America on South Water Street in Byram on Wednesday afternoon.
Cops Search For Manhattan Bank RobberPolice have released a photo of a man wanted for robbing one Manhattan bank and attempting to rob two others.
Man Charged In 2 Bank Robberies, 4 Attempts In Suffolk CountyPolice on Wednesday arrested a man who allegedly robbed two banks, and tried to rob four more, within a period of seven months in Suffolk County.
Bank Of America Found Liable In Mortgage Fraud TrialBank of America was found liable for fraud in a civil case the government said captured the frenzied pursuit of profits at all costs just before the economy collapsed.