81-Year-Old Man Exonerated More Than 50 Years After Wrongful ConvictionMore than 50 years after a wrongful conviction in a New York City killing and more than 40 years after being released from prison, a Virginia returned to a courtroom to be fully exonerated.
Brooklyn Man's 1991 Murder Conviction OverturnedNew York man imprisoned for a quarter century for murder has been freed after a review of his case found his lawyers were never told a key eyewitness initially identified someone else as the killer.
New York Duo Charged After Selling 30 Firearms, Assault Weapons To Undercover OfficersA man and woman in Brooklyn were indicted Wednesday on charges of allegedly selling 30 firearms, including six assault weapons, to undercover officers over the course of a year-long investigation.
Convictions Overturned For 3 Men In 1980 Brooklyn Fire That Killed 6A New York judge has overturned the arson and murder convictions of three men in a 1980 fire that killed a mother and her five children in Park Slope.
DA: Man Faces Hate Crime Charges After Targeting Asian Women In Brooklyn RobberiesA 20-year-old man faces several charges, including robbery as a hate crime, after he allegedly targeted six women of Chinese descent in Brooklyn, authorities said.
Prosecutors: NYPD Officer Kicked Man In The Head During Brooklyn ArrestAn NYPD officer was arraigned on assault and other charges for allegedly kicking a subdued man in the head during an arrest last summer.
1991 Murder Conviction Tossed For Derrick Hamilton In Case Tied To Infamous NYPD Detective ScarcellaA New York City judge has tossed out a 1991 murder conviction against a man who says he was framed by a now-retired detective.
Man Convicted In 2013 Death Of Brooklyn GirlChristian Ferdinand was convicted Monday in the death of Shaniesha Forbes, whose naked and charred body was discovered in Gerritsen Beach on Jan. 6, 2013, two days after she disappeared.
Brooklyn DA: 2 Drivers Indicted Over Death Of Passenger In DWI CrashRichard Roman-Santos and Gerrard Herbert, both 32 years old and of Brooklyn, are facing a 26-count indictment.
Judge Voids 3 Murder Convictions After Review Of Retired Detective's CasesAlvena Jennette, Robert Hill and Darryl Austin are the first defendants connected to retired detective Louis Scarcella to have their convictions vacated.