Crime

Bronx D.A.: 21+ Years for Killing of Hurricane Sandy Strangling  Victim

Bronx D.A.: 21+ Years for Killing of Hurricane Sandy Strangling Victim

  21+ YEARS FOR A CO-WORKER’S KILLING Richard Bloomfield Sentenced in Post-Hurricane Sandy Strangling   (Bronx, NY – September 18, 2015) – Nurse Madonna Martin survived Hurricane Sandy, even though her Far Rockaway, Queens apartment was devastated by the November […]

by · September 21, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 21, 2015

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of September 21, 2015

Cases of Interest for the Week of September 21, 2015   Monday, September 21st, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Wiczyk, O. Justice Barrett Part 60   Ongoing Trial MARC MANARA, MICHAEL LOTURCO, JEFFREY REGAN, CHRISTOPHER […]

by · September 21, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx DA: Two Rikers COs, Four Inmates, Charged in “Boat” Attack

Bronx DA: Two Rikers COs, Four Inmates, Charged in “Boat” Attack

January 2014 Incident Occurred on the Rikers Boat   (Bronx, NY – September 17, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson announces the Supreme Court indictment of two Rikers Island correction officers on charges of Falsifying Business Records, Offering a […]

by · September 19, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
RELEASE: Manhattan US Attorney Announces Major Law Enforcement Action Taken Against Synthetic Cannabinoid Manufacturers and Distributors

RELEASE: Manhattan US Attorney Announces Major Law Enforcement Action Taken Against Synthetic Cannabinoid Manufacturers and Distributors

Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York; William J. Bratton, Commissioner of the New York Police Department (“NYPD”); James J. Hunt, Special Agent in Charge of the New York Field Division of the Drug […]

by · September 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Bronx DA: Rikers Captain and C.O. Indicted for Beating Teen

Bronx DA: Rikers Captain and C.O. Indicted for Beating Teen

CONFRONTATION IN A CLOSET Rikers Officers Accused of Beating Teenage Inmate   (Bronx, NY – September 4, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson announces the Supreme Court indictment of two Rikers Island correction officers for their parts in an […]

by · September 16, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
WYSK: What’s Going On At the New York State Nursing Board? 

WYSK: What’s Going On At the New York State Nursing Board? 

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz District 32 Bronx What Is Going On At the New York State Nursing Board?    You should know that on February 19, 2014, Mr. Nanic  Aidasani, LPN was arrested for allegedly raping […]

by · September 15, 2015 · Crime, Op Ed
US Attorney Preet Bharara Is Hard On A Pimp Killer

US Attorney Preet Bharara Is Hard On A Pimp Killer

Boston Man Pleads Guilty to Bronx Murder Arising Out Of Prostitution Business Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that Samuel L. Whiteside pled guilty on September 10, 2015, in Manhattan federal court to […]

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

BRONX DA: CASES OF INTEREST FOR THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

Cases of Interest for the Week of September 14, 2015   Monday, September 14th, 2015 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Greenfield, D. Justice Fabrizio Part 98   Decision on Motions CHRISTOPHER GARCIA, JAVIER POLANCO,  CRISTIAN JUAREZ […]

by · September 13, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
BRONX DA: 49 NEW ASSISTANT D.A. APPOINTMENTS

BRONX DA: 49 NEW ASSISTANT D.A. APPOINTMENTS

49 NEW ASSISTANT D.A. APPOINTMENTS FILL THE BRONX DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S RANKS   (Bronx, NY – September 8, 2015) – Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson announces the appointment of 49 new Assistant District Attorneys.   The new ADAs, from law schools […]

by · September 10, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
NYC CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD ISSUES 2015 MID-YEAR REPORT: COMPLAINTS ARE DOWN, SUBSTANTIATIONS ARE INCREASING AND VIDEO EVIDENCE IS INCREASINGLY PARAMOUNT TO INVESTIGATIONS

NYC CIVILIAN COMPLAINT REVIEW BOARD ISSUES 2015 MID-YEAR REPORT: COMPLAINTS ARE DOWN, SUBSTANTIATIONS ARE INCREASING AND VIDEO EVIDENCE IS INCREASINGLY PARAMOUNT TO INVESTIGATIONS

The NYC Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) issued its 2015 Semi-Annual Report today which details four key trends: 1) a declining number of complaints against officers, reaching the lowest level since 2001;  2) an increase in the rate at which […]

by · September 8, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime

Senator Klein & City Council Speaker Mark-Viverito thank Craigslist for yanking K2 posts and urge other sites to follow company’s lead

State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), City Council Speaker Melissa Mark Viverito and other elected leaders thanked Craigslist for immediately responding to their request to remove classifieds from their website that advertised the drug, K2.   “As we fight against the […]

by · September 8, 2015 · Bulletin Board, Crime
Research Says Criminals Are Encouraged By Weak Gun Laws | The Trace

Research Says Criminals Are Encouraged By Weak Gun Laws | The Trace

Via The Trace: “The pervasive rightwing case against tougher gun regulation is neatly captured by this soundbite from Marco Rubio: “My skepticism about gun laws is criminals don’t follow the law,” the Republican senator and presidential candidate has said. “They don’t care what the […]

by · September 8, 2015 · Crime, Law, Op Ed
Carey Gabey, A Cuomo Administration Lawyer Shot In Brooklyn Overnight

Carey Gabey, A Cuomo Administration Lawyer Shot In Brooklyn Overnight

The New York Daily News reported that Carey Gabey, 43, a lawyer who works for Gov. Cuomo was critically wounded when a gunman began “spraying” into a crowd of revelers on a Brooklyn street hours before the start of the West […]

by · September 7, 2015 · Crime, Government
Safest Summer In 20 Years Says NYPD

Safest Summer In 20 Years Says NYPD

Crime and shootings are at historic lows, with over 40,000 fewer arrests and 58,000 fewer criminal court summonses   New York City experienced the safest summer (June 1 through August 31) in the modern crime tracking era of the department. Additionally both shootings and murders were […]

*** NYPD B.O.L.O. ALERT: $2500 Reward for Brooklyn Rape Suspect ***

*** NYPD B.O.L.O. ALERT: $2500 Reward for Brooklyn Rape Suspect ***

  BE ON THE LOOKOUT!  Up to $2,500 REWARD  for Information Regarding A RAPE Perpetrator and perpetrator’s shorts The NYPD seeks the public’s assistance in apprehending a rapist. On Sunday, August 30, 2015 at approximately 12:15 A.M., on Rockaway Parkway […]