Perjury

Yonkers Police Officer Neil Vera (left) and Detective Christian Koch have been accused of falsifying information to secure a search warrant in a drug case. (Credit: Yonkers Police/CBS 2)

2 Yonkers Officers Accused Of Fabricating Information For Search Warrant

Two highly-decorated police officers in Yonkers became criminal defendants Wednesday, after being indicted by a grand jury for an alleged shortcut to justice.

10/08/2014

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N.J. DHS Employee Accused Of Fraudulently Helping Bring Someone Else Into U.S.

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security immigration employee was arrested in Hillside, New Jersey Wednesday, on charges that made false statements to bring someone else into the country from his native Ghana.

08/06/2014

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NYPD Detective Pleads Not Guilty To Perjury In Connection With Drug Case

Detective Said Salim was released without bail Wednesday after pleading not guilty to perjury, official misconduct and other charges.

04/30/2014

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NYPD Detective Charged With Perjury

A New York City police detective was arrested and charged with perjury Tuesday, reportedly after he changed his testimony in the case against an alleged drug dealer.

10/29/2013

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Not Guilty Plea Entered By Bronx Assemblyman Who Helped Bring Down Bribery Scandal

Both state and federal prosecutors were using Nelson Castro as a mole in Albany. He wore a wire and helped snare Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson. Stevenson’s been charged in a bribe-for-legislation scandal.

04/10/2013

Former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik was sentenced to 48 months in prison for tax fraud, lying to the White House and other felonies. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bernard Kerik Contradicts Guilty Plea In Testimony In Friend’s Perjury Trial

Kerik was led into the Bronx courthouse by federal marshals and was allowed to change out of his prison jumpsuit and into a business suit before taking the stand.

10/15/2012

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Roger Clemens Trial: Jury Recesses Deliberations Until Monday

While the jury caucused in a separate room, the judge summoned the lawyers to his courtroom for a brief hearing to address several juror-related issues, including the request for the list of exhibits.

06/14/2012

Former all-star baseball pitcher Roger Clemens (3rd R) is joined by his wife Debbie Clemens (3rd L), his attorney Rusty Hardin (L) and other family members as they arrive at the U.S. District Court during Clemens' perjury and obstruction trial June 11, 2012 in Washington, DC. Clemens' defense team plans to rest its case today and U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton said he hopes to get the trial to the jury by Tuesday. A seven-time Cy Young Award winner, Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified about steroid use during a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Clemens Defense Rests Its Case In Perjury Trial

The defense in the Roger Clemens perjury case rested Monday, without the former pitcher testifying.

06/11/2012

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Prosecutors Expected To Wrap Up Case Against Roger Clemens

The trial is entering its seventh week. Clemens’ lawyers say they will need seven or eight court days to put on their defense.

05/29/2012

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Prosecution Nearing End Of Its Case In Roger Clemens Retrial

Judge Walton has told the parties if the trial isn’t done by June 8, he might have to recess it for a month because of scheduling conflicts.

05/23/2012

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Ex-Mets Batboy Demonstrates Physique, Says He’s Not Much Of A Speller At Clemens’ Trial

Kirk Radomski, who provided performance-enhancing drugs to dozens of Major League Baseball players, injected some much-needed energy into a plodding prosecution case at Roger Clemens’ perjury trial.

05/09/2012

Roger Clemens (left) and his lawyer, Rusty Hardin (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opening Arguments In Roger Clemens Retrial Set For Monday

Judge Reggie Walton also plans to select the final 12 jurors and four alternates on Monday morning, the fifth day of the trial.

04/20/2012

Roger Clemens at the trial. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Dispute Over Pettitte Testimony At Clemens Retrial; ‘No, No, No’ Guy Qualifies

The retrial of former Yankees star Roger Clemens turned from an early-week snoozer to something more intriguing Wednesday.

04/19/2012

Roger Clemens (left) and his lawyer, Rusty Hardin (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Quest For Impartial Jury Continues In Roger Clemens Perjury Retrial

Opening day at Clemens’ new trial saw several prospective jurors question the purpose of Congress’ steroid hearings.

04/17/2012

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Officials: Sanitation Worker Faked Fall For Workplace Injury Benefits

Ricky Cernera was released without bail after pleading not guilty Thursday to grand larceny, perjury and other charges.

12/29/2011

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