14 Years In Prison For Man Who Sexually Assaulted 7-Year-Old Girls In QueensA man was sentenced to 14 years in prison Tuesday, after admitting to sexual contact with two 7-year-old girls in South Ozone Park, Queens.
25 Years For Second Defendant In Plot To Give Taliban WeaponsA U.S. citizen was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison Wednesday, after being convicted of conspiring to help the Taliban and acquire anti-aircraft missiles.
Queens Man Gets 25 Years To Life For Shooting, Killing Man Whom He Owed $200A 20-year-old Queens man was sentenced to a maximum of life in prison for shooting and killing a man whom he owed money in a South Flushing public housing development.
N.J. Woman Sentenced For Strangling Her 81-Year-Old Mother With NecktieA New Jersey woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison in the strangulation death of her mother in their home.
New Jersey Chiropractor Gets 6 Years For Insurance ScamA New Jersey chiropractor was sentenced to six years in prison Monday, for his part in a scheme to recruit accident victims as patients and send fraudulent bills to insurance companies.
Former Long Island Corrections Officer Sentenced For Sex Abuse Of Female InmatesA former corrections officer was sentenced Wednesday to 5 years and 4 months in prison, after being convicted of sexually abusing female inmates at a jail in Long Island.
Former Jersey City Official Headed To Prison In TexasFormer Jersey City Deputy Mayor Leona Beldini was convicted in 2010 of taking money from a federal informant posing as a corrupt developer.
NJ Appellate Court Overturns 2 Convictions In Brian Aitken CaseThe two-judge panel upheld another conviction in the case of Brian Aitken, who served almost four months in state prison before Gov. Chris Christie commuted his sentence in December 2010.
Days Shaved Off NJ Inmate's Sentence After Rescue Of Animal Shelter WorkerInmate Justin Peggs says he feared the pit bull would attack him too as he wrestled it off Kathleen James and held it down.
NJ Man Released From Prison Day After CommutationA Corrections Department spokeswoman says 27-year-old Brian Aitken, who was found with guns he'd purchased legally in Colorado, left Mid-State Correctional Facility Tuesday morning.
Kerik Blames Tough Sentence On Judge GrudgeFormer New York City police commissioner Bernard Kerik says he received a tougher sentence because the judge took his case "personally.''