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A pair of Brooklyn families claim that their landlord trashed their apartments in an effort to force them out of their rent-stabilized homes. (Credit CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Commissioner Says HPD Is ‘Pursuing Every Tool’ Against Brooklyn Landlord

After repeated tries, CBS 2 finally tracked down a city commissioner who has the power to get their homes fixed and their landlord punished.

04/09/2014

Sue Strong

City Changes Course After Ordering Disabled Woman Out Of Section 8 Apartment

Imagine the surprise and dismay of a disabled woman, confined to a wheelchair, when she was told that she would have to move to a smaller apartment to keep her housing subsidy.

02/25/2014

Assistant Commissioner Wendell Walters is escorted by FBI agents on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

HPD Official Indicted For Alleged Racketeering, Bribery And Extortion

A top official in New York City’s Housing Department faces a host of charges for allegedly being involved in a kickback scheme.

10/06/2011