Irene Cornell

Gavel (file/credit: clipart.com)

Man Sentenced 25 Years To Life In 1999 Washington Heights Torture Slaying

Miguel de los Santos was convicted of murder and kidnapping in the cold-case death of Manuel Gonzalez, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.

12/10/2014

FILE -- Robert Durst appears in court in Galveston, Texas, in 2003. (credit: James Nielsen/Getty Images)

Trespassing Trial Gets Underway For Confessed Killer Robert Durst

Durst, 74, is accused of walking up the steps of a brownstone owned by his brother on West 43rd Street.

12/10/2014

Former Bernie Madoff secretary Anette Bongiorno testified that she was unaware of her boss' Ponzi Scheme. (Credit CBS 2)

Bernie Madoff’s Former Secretary Gets 6 Years In Prison

Annette Bongiorno she apologized to victims of the multi-decade, multi-billion dollar fraud and berated herself for failing to see past her boss’s influence and the riches he bestowed on her.

12/09/2014

Jerome Murdough

Rikers Island Guard Charged In Connection With Hot Cell Death Of Inmate

New York City Department of Correction Officer Carol Lackner was charged Monday for allegedly falsifying records to make it appear she had completed visual checks of inmates.

12/08/2014

FILE -- Daniel Bonventre, former director of operations for investments, working under Bernie Madoff, arrives at Federal Court in Manhattan, on Oct. 8, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Former Madoff Executive Daniel Bonventre Sentenced To 10 years In Prison

Daniel Bonventre, 67, was sentenced Monday in federal court in New York for his part in the company’s yearslong multibillion-dollar fraud.

12/08/2014

Pallbearers carry casket with Akai Gurley's remains into the Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Brooklyn. Gurley was shot and killed by a police officer's bullet. (Credit: CBS2)

Painful Tears At Memorial Service For Akai Gurley, Man Shot Dead By Police

Loved ones solemnly carried a casket with the remains of Akai Gurley into a Brooklyn church Friday night, as they paid their respects, expressed their pain and called for action.

12/05/2014

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks during a news conference following a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner on Dec. 4, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

PBA President: Police Officers ‘Thrown Under The Bus’ By De Blasio In Wake Of Eric Garner Grand Jury Decision

Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch said the mayor needs to more to support New York City police officers.

12/04/2014

Eric Garner (credit: CBS2)

Judge Releases Limited Grand Jury Details In Eric Garner Case

The investigation will look for potential civil rights investigations in the July 17 death of Garner, 43, who was confronted by police on suspicion of selling loose, untaxed cigarettes.

12/04/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Grand Jury Decides Not To Indict Cop In Eric Garner Chokehold Case

A grand jury has decided Wednesday not to indict the police officer who placed a Staten Island man in an apparent chokehold just before he died.

12/03/2014

Shaniesha Forbes (credit: CBS2)

Man Convicted In 2013 Death Of Brooklyn Girl

Christian Ferdinand was convicted Monday in the death of Shaniesha Forbes, whose naked and charred body was discovered in Gerritsen Beach on Jan. 6, 2013, two days after she disappeared.

12/02/2014

Anthony Marshall (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Anthony Marshall, Son Convicted Of Plundering Fortune From Mom Brooke Astor, Dies

Anthony Marshall, 90, died Sunday in New York, according to his lawyer Kenneth Warner.

12/01/2014

A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Horse Carriage Driver Pleads Guilty To Reduced Charge, Loses License Indefinitely

Saverio Colarusso pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct. He was sentenced to five days of community service, but lost his license indefinitely.

11/26/2014

Gavel (file/credit: clipart.com)

Teen Twin Sisters Plead Not Guilty To Tying Up, Robbing 85-Year-Old Man

Shaina and Shalaine Foster, both 17, both pleaded not guilty in Brooklyn to charges that include kidnapping, burglary, assault and robbery.

11/26/2014

Shia LaBeouf appears in court in New York City on Sept. 10, 2014. (credit: Pool)

Shia LaBeouf Appears In Court, Says He’s Keeping Sober

The “Transformers” star pleaded guilty in September to disorderly conduct charges stemming from an incident at a Broadway show this summer.

11/25/2014

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Judge Rules Confession In Etan Patz Case Can Be Used At Trial

A New York City judge has ruled that videotaped confessions by a man charged with killing a boy who vanished in 1979 can be used at his upcoming murder trial.

11/24/2014

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