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Mujahideen Abdullah

Bergen County Grand Jury Indicts Man In 2014 Fatal Shooting

Abdullah is accused in the June 2014 fatal shooting of Jeff Mansilla on Interstate 80.

05/03/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment in New York City on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Judge: Bharara Went Too Far In Slamming Silver, But Indictment Won’t Be Dropped

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara went too far in criticizing former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver upon his arrest, but not so far that the indictment against him must be tossed out, a judge said Friday.

04/10/2015

Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bharara Defends Remarks, Handling Of Sheldon Silver Criminal Case

From his use of Twitter to a so-called “perp walk” that consisted of a car ride, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara on Thursday defended his handling of the arrest of former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.

03/05/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment in New York City on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Ethics Commission Demands Information About Ex-Speaker Silver’s Outside Income

A state ethics commission has sent a notice of delinquency to former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, seeking information about his outside income.

02/18/2015

Jason Polanco (left) is charged with shooting and wounding two NYPD officers in the Bronx on Monday, Jan. 5, while Joshua Kemp is charged with Polanco in a robbery before the shooting. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspects Polanco, Kemp Indicted In Bronx Shooting That Injured 2 NYPD Officers

A grand jury on Monday handed down an indictment against alleged gunman Jason Polanco, and alleged accomplice Joshua Kemp, in a shooting that wounded two NYPD officers in the Bronx last week.

01/12/2015

Protesters in Manhattan after a grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters Hit NYC Streets After Ferguson Decision; Arrests And Injuries To Officers Reported

The announcement in Ferguson, Missouri Monday night that a grand jury has decided not to indict the police officer involved in the shooting death of Michael Brown sent protesters on the move in New York.

11/24/2014

Heroin (file/credit: Hassan Ammar/AFP/Getty Images)

Dozens Arrested In Newark, Paterson Heroin Busts

The indictment stems from two traffic stops in March in which state troopers allegedly seized drugs and weapons, which then led to the search of two apartments in Paterson.

11/24/2014

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

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