Rikers Correction Officer Faces Rape, Smuggling ChargesA Rikers Island correction officer was arrested Saturday on charges of rape and promoting contraband.
CBS2 Exclusive: De Blasio Slams City-Funded Legal Group Over Rap Video Advocating Cop KillingsThe video, "Hands Up" by Uncle Murda and Maino, was posted online in December and shows the two rappers pointing guns at the head of a man in a police uniform.
Judge Linked To Former DA Hynes' Corruption Probe ResignsThe New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct announced Wednesday that Supreme Court Justice Barry Kamins will step down.
DA: Unqualified Workers Hired To Complete Safety Logs At NYC Construction SitesManhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced that two companies and seven people have been indicted on charges that include grand larceny, fraud and forgery.
Sparks Fly As Bloomberg, Quinn Spar Over Proposed NYPD Inspector GeneralFriday’s clash of the two political titans came as the mayor is furiously trying to derail a council bill to have an inspector general monitor one the of the Police Department’s signature crime fighting tools: stop and frisk.
Mayor Bloomberg Talks Payroll Project Scandal"Nobody paid as much attention to it as they should have -- from me on down," Bloomberg said after a graduation ceremony at Gracie Mansion.
Feds: $600M-Plus Of NYC's 'CityTime' Payroll Project Was TaintedU.S. Attorney Preet Bharara called the fraud "epic in duration, magnitude and scope." Prosecutors previously had put the figure at about $85 million.