Dog Fighting

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Long Island Man Gets 3 Years In Prison For Dog Fighting After Fire That Killed 13 Pit Bulls

Anthony Reddick was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in August to nearly two dozen counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges.

09/22/2014

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty To All Charges In Fire That Killed 13 Pit Bulls

A Long Island man has pleaded guilty to nearly two dozen counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges in connection with a fire that killed 13 pit bulls earlier this year.

08/25/2014

Police arrested two people and rescued 20 emaciated pit bulls in a dog fighting bust in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Arrested, 20 Emaciated Pit Bulls Found In Queens Dog Fighting Bust

A man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.

08/01/2014

Pit Bull

Police: Dog-Fighting Ring Uncovered At Paterson Home; 21 Dogs Rescued

Police say they discovered a dog-fighting ring at a Paterson, N.J. while they carried out a drug raid at the residence.

04/19/2014

Michael Vick (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Keidel: Don’t Ever Forget What Vick Did, But Know He’s Done Everything Right Since

It’s hard to fathom the frothing resistance over Michael Vick. To hear the more jaded Jets fans talk about it, you’d think they just signed George Blanda or Charles Manson. He’s either washed up or worn out his welcome.

03/26/2014

Michael Vick (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Animal Advocates Not Happy About Jets’ Choice To Sign Michael Vick

Some Jets fans who are also dog lovers and animal advocates were not happy to hear the news that quarterback Michael Vick has been signed to the team.

03/22/2014

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Nassau DA: Burned Home Had Dog Treadmills, Syringes, Supplements

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal-fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage in Freeport that went up in flames.

03/02/2014

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

13 Pit Bulls Found Dead Following L.I. Fire; Man Faces Dog Fighting Charges

Anthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames.

03/01/2014

Dog seized in alleged Brooklyn dog-fighting operation. (Credit: Brooklyn DA's office)

Brooklyn DA: Man Indicted For Training Dogs For Dog Fighting

Leslie Alexander, 39, faces dozens of charges for torturing and injuring animals as well as criminal possession of a weapon, DA Charles Hynes said Tuesday.

06/18/2013

Injuries are seen on "Rahman" (credit: Nassau County District Attorney'€™s Office)

Reuban Phillips Of Hempstead Accused Of Dog Fighting, Animal Cruelty

He was accused of abusing two pit bulls at his home, one of which was allegedly found dead in the backyard. The other was found severely malnourished and covered with injuries.

06/12/2012

Marlon Bernier and Ricardo Louis (credit: Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

2 Indicted In Nassau County For Allegedly Running Dog Fighting Operation

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said a grand jury indicted 25-year-old Marlon Bernier and 22-year-old Ricardo Louis.

08/05/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Cuomo Signs Law Making Attending Animal Fights A Misdemeanor

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says the law should help authorities crack down on dog fights and cockfights where spectators drive the market.

08/04/2011

Pit Bull (credit: 1010 WINS’ Susan Richard)

Investigation Continues After Pit Bull Rescue In N.Y.

The pit bulls were found last weekend by firefighters responding to a small fire that was set in the building.

11/27/2010

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Keidel: The Trick With Vick

Mitch Albom had the guts to say it. During last Sunday’s episode of “The Sports Reporters” – the lone show worth watching on ESPN – Albom made an astonishing assertion, diving headfirst against the tide of political correctness.

WFAN–10/06/2010