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.
2 Connecticut Men Plead Guilty In Bribery Scheme In Case Which Former FBI Agent Also Charged InTwo Connecticut men have pleaded guilty in White Plains federal court to bribery and fraud charges in a case in which a former FBI agent is also charged.
DA Vance: 3 Lawyers, Paralegal Bribed Court Employee To Steer Clients Their WayManhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced the indictment Monday of defense attorneys Jae Lee, Benjamin Yu, and Dwane Smith as well as paralegal Jose Nunez.
Nurse Accused Of Smuggling Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs Into Rikers Island Authorities have arrested a New York City jail nurse accused of smuggling alcohol, tobacco and prescription anti-addiction drugs into Rikers Island's largest facility in exchange for payments from inmates.