Bloomfield Councilman Charged In Bribery CaseIf convicted, Councilman Elias Chalet faces up to 10 years in prison.
Contractor Gets Probation For Bribing NJ TRANSIT EmployeeA contractor has been sentenced to probation after admitted paying bribes to an NJ TRANSIT employee to obtain landscaping contracts has been sentenced to probation.
Ex-UN General Assembly Head Released On Bail Despite More Likely Charges ComingA former president of the United Nations General Assembly facing tax charges in a bribery case was released Monday on $1 million bail -- even as a prosecutor said it was likely he will face additional charges.
Former Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin Gets 4 Years In Bribery CaseThe judge in the case said Jasmin had betrayed the residents of her troubled New York village, especially young women looking for a role model.
NJ TRANSIT Conductors Accused Of Reselling Stolen Tickets At Major MarkdownsFour NJ TRANSIT conductors were arrested Wednesday, on allegations that they resold stolen train tickets at a dramatic discount.
New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez Pleads Not Guilty To CorruptionMenendez was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors.
Bharara Defends Remarks, Handling Of Sheldon Silver Criminal CaseFrom his use of Twitter to a so-called ``perp walk'' that consisted of a car ride, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara on Thursday defended his handling of the arrest of former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Former City Councilman Daniel Halloran Gets 10 Years In PrisonDaniel Halloran, a former New York City councilman who was convicted of helping another politician buy a spot on the 2013 mayoral ballot, was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison.
Manhattan DA: Arrests Made In Widespread Building Inspector Bribery SchemeProsecutors say landlords handed out cash to try to make housing violations go away as part of a sweeping bribery case involving property owners and building inspectors.
Avon To Pay $135 Million After Unit Admits To Bribing Chinese OfficialsAvon Products Inc. will pay $135 million to settle criminal and civil charges after its China unit pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by bribing officials there.
NYC Pediatrician Sentenced To 37 Months In Bribery SchemeGabriel pleaded guilty in February to accepting bribes from Parsippany-based Biodiagnostic Laboratory Services in exchange for unnecessary test referrals.
Authorities: City DEP Employees Carried On Bribery Scheme For YearsThree former New York City Department of Environmental Protection employees, and a contractor from Houston, have been charged in an alleged bribery scheme that authorities say went on for decades.