Nicola Briggs

NYC Woman Who Thwarted Subway Flasher Honored As HeroA woman who refused to be a victim was honored Wednesday night. She stood up against a subway flasher, and made sure he was brought to justice.
Woman Gets Award After Confronting Alleged Subway FlasherClose to a million people saw her video on YouTube, where Nicola Briggs confronted 51-year-old Mario Valdivia for, she claims, rubbing up against her and exposing himself on the subway. Her actions led to his arrest.
EXCLUSIVE: Subway Flasher Target Breaks SilenceYou could easily say Nicola Briggs is the toast of the town this week. The tiny New Yorker became a folk hero overnight when a cell phone video surfaced showing her tirade against a subway flasher.