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Brooklyn Bank Robber Sentenced To 26 Years In Prison

Edward Pride, 49, was convicted in July of successfully holding up a Brooklyn Heights branch of the bank in February 2011.

09/04/2012

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DA: Elevator Repairman Indicted In SUNY Downstate Medical Center Incident

An elevator repairman has been indicted by a grand jury on criminal charges after a woman was severely injured at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

12/15/2011

Human trafficking

Trafficking Victims Get Care From NY Prosecutors

New York City is thought to play a role in the international trafficking trade, both as an entry point for smugglers from abroad and as a city where victims are put to work.

11/24/2011

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Ex-NYPD Cop Pleads Guilty To Murdering Girlfriend

The Brooklyn district attorney’s office said Jerry Bowen pleaded guilty to the murder charge and to attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

01/21/2011

Elizabeth Peters, 53, was convicted after surveillance camera caught her abusing the elderly woman she was being paid to care for.

Home Health Aide Convicted Of Abusing Elderly Patient

A home health aide has been convicted of brutalizing an 86-year-old Brooklyn woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s, leaving her on the floor while she watched television.

11/10/2010

A poster used in the anti-sex trafficking campaign launched by the Brooklyn district attorney's office.

Stars Join B’klyn DA’s Anti-Sex Trafficking Campaign

The Brooklyn district attorney’s office is launching a campaign against sex trafficking featuring actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Gabourey Sidibe in public service announcements.

10/21/2010

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