Brooklyn DA: Construction Firms That Don't Protect Employees Will PayBrooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson sent a message Monday to construction company owners who fail to protect their employees.
Brooklyn DA Recommends No Jail Time For Ex-Cop Peter Liang In Shooting Death Of Akai GurleyThe Brooklyn District Attorney’s office on Wednesday recommended that former NYPD Officer Peter Liang serve no jail time in the fatal shooting of a man in a Brooklyn building.
CBS2 Exclusive: Man Beaten With Sticks In Alleged Hate Crime Following Brooklyn Fender BenderThey were allegedly swinging sticks and slinging racial slurs. Three people have been charged with beating a Brooklyn man and police are investigating it as a hate crime.
Brooklyn Man Exonerated After 24 Years In Prison: 'I'm Gonna Live The Rest Of My Life'Jonathan Fleming was freed Tuesday and cleared of a killing that happened when he was 1,100 miles away on a Disney World vacation.
Marijuana Takes Center Stage In Race For Brooklyn District AttorneyThe Democratic nominee for Brooklyn district attorney wants to decriminalize marijuana. But others argue this strategy will overburden the criminal justice system.
Brooklyn DA: School Offering ESL Classes 'A Total Fraud'According to the Brooklyn District Attorney's office, Patrick and Joanne Panettieri allegedly defrauded more than 100 immigrant Asian families out of thousands of dollars.
DA: TJ Maxx Employee Raided Merchandise To Re-Sell At Own StoreCornell Poyser worked at the TJ Maxx in Oceanside, Long Island. Prosecutors said Poyser was caught on video loading his minivan full of clothes, luggage, shoes, perfume and other goods.
Brooklyn 'Safe Stop' Program Expands To 35 More BusinessesThere are now a total of 253 stores borough-wide that bear the Safe Stop decals, which invite anyone who is being harassed or followed or who feels unsafe on the street to drop in for help.
Judge Sentences Convicted Bensonhurst Arsonist To 25 Years To LifeDaniel Ignacio, 31, was convicted last month on five counts of murder, arson and other charges for intentionally setting the 2010 blaze.