Indictment

Edison, NJ police car. (credit: CBS 2)

Indictment Alleges 4 Edison Officers Planned Retaliation Against Cop

Among other individual counts, the officers — Michael Dotro, Victor Aravena, William Gesell and Brian Favretto — all face conspiracy and official misconduct charges.

10/26/2014

Shareef Q. Nash

2 Indicted For Allegedly Torching Newark Mayor Baraka’s Campaign Bus

Two men who worked for a Newark mayoral candidate have been indicted on allegations that they conspired to set Mayor Ras Baraka’s campaign bus on fire in February, prosecutors said Friday.

10/24/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Substitute Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Sex With Girl, 16

A former New Jersey substitute teacher was indicted Friday on charges that he had sex multiple times with a 16-year-old girl at his home.

10/03/2014

Jacksonville Jaguars v Minnesota Vikings

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson Booked And Released On Child Abuse Charge

Attorney Rusty Hardin said the charge in Montgomery County, Texas accused Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son.

09/13/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Newark Cop Indicted For Allegedly Pulling Gun In Road Rage Quarrel

A veteran Newark police officer was indicted Wednesday, on charges that he pulled a gun on a man driving with his wife and son after a traffic dispute this past winter.

07/23/2014

In this file picture taken on June 20, 2014 A man holds bundled of the stimulant plant khat (qat), in Harlesden, north west London. (Credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

17 Indicted In International Drug Ring Case In New York

According to officials, the substance known as khat was shipped to the United States through the United Kingdom, China, Holland and Belgium.

06/27/2014

Gavel (Credit: Clipart)

Woman Indicted In Death Of Disabled 8-Year-Old Daughter In Yonkers

Nicole Diggs, of the Bronx, was charged with one count of criminally negligent homicide and one count of endangering the welfare of a child in an indictment unsealed by the Westchester District Attorney’s Office Wednesday.

06/11/2014

Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY, 11th District) walks out of Brooklyn Federal Court after being indicted on 20 counts on April 28, 2014. .  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

House Ethics Committee Puts Aside Probe Of Rep. Grimm So DOJ Can Proceed

The House Ethics Committee has decided to put a probe of U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.), so the Department of Justice can proceed with its own investigation.

05/23/2014

Photo from surveillance video that captured Molotov Cocktail attack at Brooklyn mini-mart on April 23, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Brooklyn Man Indicted On Claims That He Threw Molotov Cocktail, Injured Bodega Clerk

A man was indicted Friday on charges that he threw a Molotov cocktail into a Brooklyn bodega, leaving a store clerk injured and burning out the store.

05/02/2014

Idowu Daramola in court on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Grand Jury Indicts Jitney Bus Driver In N.J. Crash That Killed Infant

A grand jury has indicted the jitney bus driver accused in a crash that killed an infant in West New York, N.J.

03/22/2014

Mark Niemczyk And Thomas Scalgione (credit: Handout)

2 NJ Men Sentenced For Running Bogus 9/11 Charity

The judge ordered 67-year-old Mark Niemczyk of Tinton Falls to serve five years probation. The judge also sentenced 42-year-old Thomas Scalgione of Manahawkin to six months in the county jail for violating parole and one year of probation.

03/07/2014

Dave Herman (YouTube)

Former NYC Radio Personality Dave Herman Indicted On Sex Charge

Former New York City radio personality Dave Herman has been indicted in New Jersey on a charge of attempting to transport a 7-year-old girl to the U.S. Virgin Islands for sex.

02/18/2014

(Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images, FILE)

Prosecutors: Men Sold Knockoff Handbags Online, Defrauded Customers

Five men were indicted Wednesday, on charges offering real luxury handbags at discounted prices on several websites – but actually presenting consumers with knockoffs, or even with nothing at all.

02/05/2014

Myls Dobson

Caretaker Pleads Not Guilty To Charges Of Abusing 4-Year-Old Myls Dobson

A caretaker pleaded not guilty to charges Wednesday that she abused Myls Dobson, the 4-year-old boy who died in Midtown last month.

02/05/2014

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

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