Federal Charges

State Sen. John Sampson (credit: nysenate.gov)

Once Powerful Brooklyn State Senator Indicted On New Corruption Charges

Sampson is accused of lying to the FBI about getting a staff member to take action that would benefit a local liquor store. He was a secret partner in the Brooklyn liquor store, according to prosecutors.

02/03/2014

City Council Member Dan Halloran

Halloran Faces Investigation From Own City Council Colleagues

Already hit with criminal charges alleging that he took bribes in a federal corruption case, New York City Councilman Daniel Halloran (R-19th) is now facing an investigation by his own colleagues.

04/09/2013

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New Jersey Man Pleads Not Guilty To Possessing 46,000 Child Porn Images

A Northern New Jersey man could face 20 years in prison, after federal authorities charged him with possessing than 46,000 images of child pornography – including nearly 1,000 that involved infants or toddlers.

CBS New York–10/10/2012