Queens District Attorney Richard Brown (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Queens DA: DNA Links Convicted Felon To 1996 Cold Case Rape

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said Richard Thomas was arraigned on first degree rape and sodomy charges for the July 1996 attack.


Photo of Vincent Delgrosso showing injuries to his face following his arrest in February.(credit: Handout)

Staten Island Man Claims Cops Beat, Sodomized Him During Arrest

A Staten Island man has filed a federal lawsuit claiming seven police officers beat and sexually assaulted him during a drug bust in February.


Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

Charges Dropped Against 3 In Brutal Bronx Anti-Gay Attack

Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges against three people accused of taking part in anti-gay attacks on two men and two teens, citing a lack of evidence.


Rudy Vargas-Perez (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Final Bronx Beating Suspect

The NYPD says the first seven gang members charged in a sadistic spree of violence against two teens and a man all because they were gay have shown no remorse.


Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

NYC Officials Outraged Over Anti-Gay Gang Torture

Police are hunting down the last suspect in a heinous hate crime in the Bronx amid cries for the suspect to surrender to police.


Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

‘Horrifying’ Anti-Gay Attacks Stun The Bronx

New York City police say members of a Bronx street crew discovered one of their recruits was gay, so they brutally beat and tortured the teen and two other people.