14 Years In Prison For Former Brooklyn Assemblyman William Boyland Jr.Former New York state Assemblyman William Boyland Jr. was sentenced Thursday to 14 years in prison in a scheme to take bribes from a carnival promoter and two undercover FBI agents posing as investors.
Former Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin Gets 4 Years In Bribery CaseThe judge in the case said Jasmin had betrayed the residents of her troubled New York village, especially young women looking for a role model.
Former Bernie Madoff Accountant Sentenced To Home DetentionA former accountant who certified fake financial records hiding Bernard Madoff's epic Ponzi scheme was sentenced on Thursday to one year of home confinement.
Former Church Usher Sentenced For Stealing Thousands In Donation MoneyCody MacMillian will serve one year of home detention and three years probation instead, according to Sussex County prosecutors.
Long Island Woman Who Ran Cancer Scam Gets Prison Sentence After Failing RehabBrittany Ozarowski, of Miller Place, pleaded guilty in December 2013 to grand larceny, forgery and other charges.
Retired Essex County Sheriff’s Deputy Gets 8 Years In Prison For Robbing BankHarry Schnitzer, 71, pleaded guilty in December to robbing Santander Bank in Boonton in April of last year.
4 To 12 Years For Man Who Huffed Keyboard Cleaner, Caused Deadly L.I. CrashA Long Island man was sentenced in a Riverhead courtroom Friday, after being convicted of driving high on keyboard cleaner and killing a woman in Commack.
25 Years To Life For Driver Who In Brooklyn Crash That Killed Expectant ParentsA driver was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Monday, after being convicted in a Brooklyn crash that killed a young couple expecting their first child two years ago.
Plainfield Man Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Attack On Police OfficerAndre Henderson, of Plainfield, must serve at least 85 percent of his 16-year sentence before he's eligible for parole.
Ex-Los Alamos Scientist Heard Offering To Design Bomb Directed At NYC For VenezuelaA former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist told an undercover FBI agent he could build 40 nuclear weapons for Venezuela in 10 years -- and design a bomb targeted for New York City.
Jersey City Man Accused In Murder Of 2 Sentenced For Unrelated RobberiesA Jersey City man charged with murdering and decapitating two men was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday for two unrelated robberies.
Bronx Tax Preparer Gets Up To 11 Years For Stealing $4.8 Million In Ponzi SchemeThe victims of tax preparer Robert Van Zandt said they trusted him with their live savings for decades, but he stole millions of dollars and left them broke.