former comptroller

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson (Credit: CBS 2) and Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Credit: Kristen Artz / Mayor's Office)

Local Leaders Slam Bloomberg For Comments On Stop-And-Frisk

African-American mayoral candidate Bill Thompson supports the NYPD stop-and-frisk policy, but he called Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s remarks about how officers stop “whites too much” insulting and outrageous.

06/29/2013

Gavel (credit: CBS 2)

Figure In NY Pension Fund Scandal To Plead Guilty

A longtime adviser to New York’s disgraced former comptroller, Alan Hevesi, has agreed to plead guilty to a felony charge stemming from an influence peddling scandal at the state pension fund, lawyers and a judge said Thursday.

11/04/2010