Jury Selection Begins In Retrial Of Pedro Hernandez, Accused Of Killing Etan PatzThe first trial against Pedro Hernandez in May of 2015 ended in a hung jury, but the majority of jurors who voted guilty urged the district attorney to retry the case.
Bronx Strip Club Busted For Alleged Drug DealingA popular Bronx strip club has been busted after its staffers were allegedly caught selling cocaine and other drugs to undercover officers.
More Than 1 Million Doses Of Heroin Found In Bronx Home, 9 Arrested Nine people were arrested after authorities discovered 140 pounds of packaged heroin stashed at a private home in the Bronx.
Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos Gets 5 Years In Prison, Son Adam 6 1/2 In Corruption CaseFormer New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, whose sentence was significantly lower than prosecutors had asked for, was also fined $500,000.
No Jail Time For Ex-NYPD Officer Peter Liang In Stairwell Shooting Death Of Akai GurleyA rookie police officer is learning his fate following his manslaughter conviction in the accidental shooting death of an unarmed man in a darkened stairwell in Brooklyn.
Feds: Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Had Extramarital AffairsFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver had engaged in extramarital affairs with two women, one of whom lobbied him on a regular basis, according to newly released court documents.
Judge Denies Motion To Toss Manslaughter Conviction For Officer Peter LiangA judge on Thursday ruled against a motion to toss the conviction for former NYPD police officer Peter Liang.
Juror In Peter Liang Manslaughter Trial Questioned In CourtA Brooklyn judge will convened a special hearing Wednesday in connection to the trial of former NYPD police officer Peter Liang, who was convicted in the 2014 stairwell shooting death of Akai Gurley.
Brooklyn DA Recommends No Jail Time For Ex-Cop Peter Liang In Shooting Death Of Akai GurleyThe Brooklyn District Attorney’s office on Wednesday recommended that former NYPD Officer Peter Liang serve no jail time in the fatal shooting of a man in a Brooklyn building.
DA: Home Health Aide Stole Over $260,000 From 98-Year-Old UES WomanA home health aide was charged Friday with stealing more than $260,000 from the 98-year-old woman she had been caring for on the Upper East Side.
Peter Liang Terminated From NYPD Following Manslaughter Conviction In Death Of Akai GurleyPeter Liang, was found guilty of manslaughter and official misconduct in the death of Akai Gurley. Upon being convicted of a felony, Liang was automatically terminated from the NYPD.
Jury To Decide Fate Of Rookie NYPD Officer Accused In Akai Gurley Shooting DeathA city jury continues deliberations in the trial of a police officer charged with fatally shooting an unarmed man in a public housing building stairwell in 2014.