Bronx DA Robert Johnson Asks To Be Nominated For JudgeBronx District Attorney Robert Johnson said Friday that he wants to leave his post and be nominated to become a state Supreme Court judge.
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23 Indicted In Crackdown On Gangs In The BronxThe most serious charges include attempted murder, conspiracy to commit murder, and enterprise corruption.
Bronx DA: Members Of 'Lyman Place Gang' Used Facebook To Plot Criminal ActivityAn early morning NYPD raid in the Bronx netted eight alleged members of the Lyman Place Gang, on Wednesday.
Teen Arraigned In Bronx Street Attack On Woman With BabyDistrict Attorney Robert Johnson said Thursday that an indictment charges Alonzo Brown, 18, with robbery, grand larceny, reckless endangerment and child endangerment.
6th Bronx Street Gang Member Pleads Guilty In Brutal 2010 Anti-Gay AssaultsIdelfonso Mendez pleaded guilty Thursday to gang assault, though not to any hate crime charges, in the October 3, 2010 beating that authorities described as a violent act mixed with gang ideology, sexual assault, torture and bias against gays.
DA: 10 Correction Officers Indicted For Beating Of Rikers Inmate, Cover UpOne by one, seven corrections officers and three supervisors entered a plea of not guilty to the 53-count indictment in the beating of Jamal Lightfoot.
11 Drug-Dealing Bronx Gang Members Charged In Violent Robbery, Assault PatternThe members of "6 Wild" allegedly held a gun to their victims' heads and demanded cash and drugs before severely beating the victims, prosecutors said. In some cases, the victims were strangled, according to authorities.
DA: Bronx Woman Indicted In Connection With Newtown Charity SchemeA grand jury indicted Nouel Alba, 37, on scheme to defraud and identity theft charges, prosecutors said. Bail was set at $10,000 bond or $1,000 cash.
Not Guilty Plea Entered By Bronx Assemblyman Who Helped Bring Down Bribery Scandal Both state and federal prosecutors were using Nelson Castro as a mole in Albany. He wore a wire and helped snare Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson. Stevenson's been charged in a bribe-for-legislation scandal.
Bronx DA: Operation 'Ghostbusters' Breaks Up NYC Gun Trafficking RingThe weapons recovered included handguns, assault weapons, bulletproof vests and "high capacity ammunition feeding devices."
NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Manslaughter In Shooting Of Ramarley GrahamOfficer Richard Haste was released on $50,000 bail Wednesday morning after turning himself in to face manslaughter charges in the death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham.
Bronx DA Sets Up Hotline Related To Alleged Sex Abuse Of Horace Mann StudentsLast Sunday, Amos Kamil, an alumnus of the school published a piece in the New York Times Magazine alleging a pattern of sexual abuse took place at the school back in the '70's.
Pennsylvania Convict Arrested In 1998 Cold Case Slaying Of Bronx Girl ArraignedJames Martin, 40, was extradited to New York on Wednesday from the Somerset Correctional Facility in Pennsylvania on murder and rape charges.
Elvis Costello, Living Colour, The Roots Pay Tribute To Robert Johnson At The ApolloOn Tuesday night, March 6, New York's famed Apollo Theater hosted a diverse lineup of artists paying tribute to blues legend Robert Johnson.