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Investigators found a suitcase holding meth and heroin in a car trunk when they arrested Jose Mauro Mota in 2011. (Credit: Drug Enforcement Administration)

NYC Drug Kingpin Sentenced To 11 Years In Prison

Jose Mauro Mota, believed to be a major supplier of narcotics on the Eastern seaboard, was arrested in 2011 at the Vince Lombardi service area off I-95 in New Jersey.


Surveillance image of three suspects who police said sexually assaulted and robbed a woman in Chinatown on June 1, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

2 Suspects Arraigned In Chinatown Rape, Robbery Case

Eric Pek and Emanuel Burrows, both 16, were each ordered held on $100,000 bail.


NYPD Detective Wojciech Braszczok testifies in his own defense on June 2, 2015.  (Credit: CBS2)

Undercover NYPD Detective On Trial In Biker Melee Case Takes The Stand

An off-duty undercover New York City police detective accused of taking part in a gang assault on an SUV driver says he didn’t intervene because he feared for his safety.


Max Dickstein stands with other supporters of Ross William Ulbricht, the alleged creator and operator of the Silk Road underground market, in front of a Manhattan federal court house on the first day of jury selection for his trial on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

At Least 20 Years In Prison Awaits Silk Road Founder

Ross William Ulbricht is set to be sentenced Friday after his February Manhattan federal court conviction.


Gigi Jordan wipes tears from her eyes during her sentencing hearing on May 28, 2015. (Credit: Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News)

Gigi Jordan Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing 8-Year-Old Autistic Son

Gigi Jordan, a former pharmaceuticals executive and socialite convicted in the death of her autistic 8-year-old son, was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison.


Two men attack a Range Rover in Washington Heights. (Credit CBS 2)

Police Handler: Undercover Cop Initially Claimed He Didn’t Witness Bikers Attack SUV Driver

The handler is undercover himself and was referred to in court as “Undercover 7047.”


Bikers swarm a Range Rover in Washington Heights.

Witness Testifies In Motorcycle Melee Trial: ‘They Had No Compassion’

Annalisa Vega testified in the gang assault trial of undercover Detective Wojciech Braszczok and co-defendant Robert Sims.


Over 70 kilograms of heroin and $2 million cash were seized by authorities in the Bronx. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

Heroin Shortage Follows Record-Setting Bust In The Bronx This Week

Just after a massive heroin bust in the Bronx this week, narcotics officers reported they have been facing a new problem on the streets.



NYC Doctor Charged With Selling Oxycodone Prescriptions

David Duffy was arrested Thursday at his home in Flushing. He was awaiting arraignment in Manhattan.


Video allegedly shows NYPD Detective Wojciech Braszczok smashing the back windshield and kicking a sport-utility vehicle belonging to Alexian Lien in a 2013 melee. (Credit: CBS2)

Good Samaritan Testifies About Biker Attack On SUV Driver

Sergio Consuegra described the crazy scene in Washington Heights in September 2013 — the roar of motorcycles, the screaming of people.


(Credit: Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office)

Akai Gurley’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The lawsuit, filed Thursday, names the officer who shot Akai Gurley, his partner and the NYC Housing Authority.


A dancer performs at a strip club  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

DEA Agents Accused Of Running N.J. Strip Club Where Prostitution Allegedly Occurred

Two U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents were arrested Wednesday, on charges that they had a side business running a strip club in New Jersey where prostitution allegedly happened.


Over 70 kilograms of heroin and $2 million cash were seized by authorities in the Bronx. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

Authorities Make Record-Breaking Heroin Bust In The Bronx

Over 70 kilograms of heroin, $2 million cash and a firearm were seized from a Chevy Suburban behind an apartment building in the Fieldstone section of the Bronx.


Courtroom sketch of bikers Wojciech Braszczok and James Kuehne, charged in the Sept. West Side Highway motorcycle melee. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Trial Begins For Undercover NYPD Detective In Biker Melee Case

Detective Wojciech Braszczok faces top-level assault charges in the September 2013 attack on an SUV driver while he was off-duty.


Police recovered drugs and cash from two Bronx homes. (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

15 Arrested In Bronx Heroin Sting Operation

After a three-month investigation, cops made the 15 arrests based on 10 sales of heroin to undercover officers, authorities said.