FBI Names Diego Rodriguez As Next Head Of New York OfficeBefore joining the FBI, Diego Rodriguez graduated from St. John's University and worked as a teacher in New York City.
Feds: Spinoff Of Shuttered Silk Road Website Leads To California ArrestA California man has been arrested for starting a spinoff version of the shuttered Silk Road website, enabling more than 100,000 people to buy and sell illegal drugs in the last year, authorities announced Thursday.
FBI: BlackShades Infected Half-Million ComputersMore than a half million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals take over a computer, authorities said as charges were announced Monday.
Staten Island Rep. Michael Grimm Pleads Not Guilty To 20-Count IndictmentRep. Michael Grimm has vowed to stay in office after he pleaded not guilty Monday to a 20-count federal indictment that includes charges of mail fraud, wire fraud and tax fraud.
Officials: Super Bowl Sex, Drug Arrests In NYCAttorney General Eric Schneiderman said the arrests follow an 11-month investigation by the state Organized Crime Task Force, the Department of Homeland Security and the NYPD.
JPMorgan To Pay Largest Ever Settlement Over Madoff's Ponzi SchemeThe bank will pay $1.7 billion to settle criminal charges and a $350 million civil penalty for what the Treasury Department called "critical and widespread deficiencies'' in its programs to prevent money laundering and other suspicious activity.
Prosecutors: NYPD Officer, 2 Others Extorted $24,000 From Astoria Restaurant OwnerNYPD officer Besnik Llakatura was caught on wiretap joking about how he "taxes" the local businesses, prosecutors said.
FBI: 'Serial Bank Robber' Hits Seventh Tri-State Area BankThe suspect is believed to be connected to bank robberies New York. New Jersey and Conn., authorities said.
Authorities: 'Dangerous And Influential' Members Of Al-Shabab Face Brooklyn Court AppearanceThree men facing federal terrorism charges in New York City have strong ties to the same extremist Islamic group that's claimed responsibility for the deadly attack on an upscale Kenyan shopping mall, U.S. authorities say.
FBI: 'Manhattan Madam' Kristin Davis Charged With Selling Prescription PainkillersAccording to federal officials, Davis allegedly sold hundreds of pills, including oxycodone, for cash.
Rare Books On America's Early Years Returned Years After Being Stolen, ResoldThe FBI and the Justice Department held a repatriation ceremony Wednesday for the valuable works stolen from the National Library of Sweden.
NYPD Detective Accused Of Hacking Into Fellow Officers' Email AccountsEdwin Vargas, 42, was arrested outside his home in Bronxville on Tuesday morning after FBI agents followed his computer trail, 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa reported.
FBI: Former Stuyvesant Librarian Accused Of Plot To Rape, Murder WomenThe charges against Robert Christopher Asch and Richard Meltz are contained in court papers. The men are expected to make appearances Monday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Manhattan.