Crime

Lenore Skenazy: We are using too broad a definition of sex offender.

Free Range Kids: Is a 21 yr-old With a 15 yr-old Girlfriend a “Sex Offender” for the Next 25 Years?

If you think of all kids under the age of 18 as the same, you get crazy laws like no child under 18 can be left unsupervised. Wacky. You also get sex offender labels that make no sense. In Ohio, […]

by · March 15, 2015 · Crime, Family
BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE INDICTED BY GRAND JURY FOR ATTEMPTED RAPE OF GUARD

BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE INDICTED BY GRAND JURY FOR ATTEMPTED RAPE OF GUARD

Raleek Young Charged in Attack on Rikers C.O.   (Bronx, NY – March 10, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson today announced a Supreme Court Grand Jury has indicted 26-year-old RALEEK YOUNG in the February 28th, 2015 attack on […]

by · March 14, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime

STATE SENATOR JEFF KLEIN & BRONX DISTRICT ATTORNEY ROBERT JOHNSON LAUNCH 2015 COURT WATCHERS PROGRAM

Klein, Local Elected Officials, Community Leaders & Bronxites Join Together to Fight Back Against Quality of Life Crimes   BRONX, NY – State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), in partnership with Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson, community leaders and Bronxites announced […]

by · March 10, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Why call the cops when you could lend a hand?

Free Range Kids: Would You Call 911 on a Parent?

Shouldn’t We Trust Parents To Make The Right Decision Post by contributor, Lenore Skenazy This excellent essay by Tracy Cutchlow in The Washington Post talks about how can we create community, trust and kindness — not to mention some kiddie self-reliance — instead […]

by · March 9, 2015 · Crime, Family

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 9, 2015

Cases of Interest For the week of March 9th, 2015  Monday, March 9, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Reynolds, O.Justice Fabrizio Part 98   Possible Start of Trial CHRISTIAN EMANUEL-WOMACK Emanuel-Womack (A.K.A Cookie) is charged […]

by · March 8, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

R.A.I.N. Agrees To Reimburse $800K in Misused Medicaid Funds

Attorney General Schneiderman announced a settlement with nonprofit Regional Aid for Interim Needs, Inc., (RAIN), a home attendant service provider in the Bronx, for the misuse of Medicaid funds. The Attorney General’s investigation found that, from 2003 to 2008, RAIN’s […]

Uh…please don’t look at my text and if you do, please don’t send me to prison.

Free Range Kids – Are Teens Who Sext “Child Pornographers?

Post by contributor Lenore Skenazy Thanks to our mistaken belief that no one under 18 can have any legitimate sexual feelings—and hence any sex they’ve engaged in was coerced and bound to render unspeakable emotional harm—we have laws on the […]

by · March 2, 2015 · Crime, Cultures, Government, Law

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 2, 2015

Cases of Interest For the week of March 2nd, 2015  Monday, March 2nd, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details D’Angelo, P. Justice Whiten Part FB   Conference/ Possible Disposition BABOU JOBE Jobe is facing charges of […]

by · March 1, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
NYPD Looking for Man who Raped 12 Year Old Girl

NYPD Looking for Man who Raped 12 Year Old Girl

Police are searching for a man who allegedly raped a 12-year-old girl in West Farms. Investigators have released surveillance video and asks the public for help in identifying the suspect. Video c/o Jen Chung Youtube According to NYPD, the young […]

by · February 27, 2015 · Crime, Police Affairs, Video
BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE SENTENCED FOR VIOLENT ASSAULT

BRONX DA: RIKERS INMATE SENTENCED FOR VIOLENT ASSAULT

Joseph McRae’s One Punch Shattered Intern’s Jaw in Two Places   (Bronx, NY – February 25, 2015) — He took a swing at an intern working with the Rikers Island mental health staff, and connected, breaking her jaw in two […]

by · February 26, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: SERIAL KILLER SENTENCED 33 YEARS AFTER THE FACT

BRONX DA: SERIAL KILLER SENTENCED 33 YEARS AFTER THE FACT

SERIAL KILLER ADMITS TO 3rd VICTIM 33 YEARS AFTER THE FACT Jesus Aguilera Sentenced for 1981 Killing of Mom Tolila Brown   (Bronx, NY – February 23, 2015) – JESUS AGUILERA was a spree killer – having murdered two people […]

by · February 25, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
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State Senate Coalition report finds dangerous sex offenders residing near UPK programs

After disappointing New York State Court of Appeals decision for Nassau County, State Senate Coalition demands passage of bills that will strengthen  protections for children against sex offenders   New York, NY – On Sunday, the New York State Senate […]

by · February 23, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime, Government, News
BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 23, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 23, 2015

Cases of Interest For the week of February 23, 2015   Monday, February 23rd, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Oustatcher, A. Justice Webber Part 92   Sentencing   2:15 PM JESUS AGUILERA Serial killer Jesus […]

by · February 22, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: 50 YEARS SENTENCE FOR GANGBANGER TWICE CONVICTED IN LITTLE GIRL’S DEATH

BRONX DA: 50 YEARS SENTENCE FOR GANGBANGER TWICE CONVICTED IN LITTLE GIRL’S DEATH

50 YEARS IN PRISON FOR GANGBANGER TWICE CONVICTED IN SHOOTING THAT KILLED LITTLE GIRL, PARALYZED A BYSTANDER Edgar “Puebla” Morales Re-Tried, Re-Convicted; Initial Conviction Under Anti-Terror Law Had Been Overturned (Bronx, NY – February 20, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney […]

by · February 21, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: From Goldman Sachs to Murder Conviction

BRONX DA: From Goldman Sachs to Murder Conviction

L to R: Alexis Sanchez (Dept. of Correction; Stephen Mari (Courtesy of Mari family)   $35 DRUG DEBT LEADS TO MURDER Jury Convicts Alexis Sanchez in Parkchester Alleyway Killing     (Bronx, NY––February 13, 2015) – Bronx County District Attorney […]

by · February 15, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime