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Friday, Sep 28, 2012

Pre-Sentencing Hearing for LES Girlfriend Killer

Pre-Sentencing Hearing for LES Girlfriend Killer

A 33-year-old public relations executive arraigned on a murder charge in the stabbing death of his girlfriend attacked her so brutally that her internal organs protruded from one of her wounds, the criminal...

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012

Leiby Kletzky Killer Sentenced

Leiby Kletzky Killer Sentenced

The man who admitted to kidnapping, killing and dismembering an 8-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy from Brooklyn was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2012

"Missing" L.I. Swimmer Re-Arrested

"Missing" L.I. Swimmer Re-Arrested

An unemployed man suspected of faking his own drowning at a Long Island beach to collect on life insurance has been re-arrested for violating an order of protection by contacting his estranged wife, prosecutors...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012

"Missing" L.I. Swimmer Pleads Not Guilty

"Missing" L.I. Swimmer Pleads Not Guilty

The attorney for an unemployed Long Island man suspected of faking his own drowning denied Wednesday that his plan included a plot to collect on a life insurance policy.

Friday, Aug 10, 2012

Aron Pleads Guilty to Kletzky Slay

Aron Pleads Guilty to Kletzky Slay

Accused child killer Levi Aron pleaded guilty Thursday in a Brooklyn courtroom to abducting, killing and dismembering Leiby Kletzky, the 8-year-old boy who was kidnapped when he got lost walking home from...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2012

Guilty Plea Likely Today in Kletzky Slay

Guilty Plea Likely Today in Kletzky Slay

Accused child killer Levi Aron is expected to plead guilty Thursday to abducting, killing and dismembering Leiby Kletzky, the 8-year-old boy who was kidnapped when he got lost walking home from day camp...

Monday, Aug 6, 2012

Armed L.I. Man Threatens Marina Guard: Cops

Armed L.I. Man Threatens Marina Guard: Cops

A Brookhaven man who threatened a marina security guard has been arrested and police have seized assault rifles and other weapons from his home.

Friday, Aug 3, 2012

Urologist Charged With Taping Under Skirts

Urologist Charged With Taping Under Skirts

A Manhattan urologist has been charged with using a recording device hidden in a pen to videotape underneath female straphangers' skirts, according to a criminal complaint.

Thursday, Aug 2, 2012

Guilty Plea Likely in Kletzky Slay

Guilty Plea Likely in Kletzky Slay

Accused child killer Levi Aron is expected to plead guilty next week to abducting, killing and dismembering Leiby Kletzky, an 8-year-old who was kidnapped when he got lost walking home from day camp in...

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2012

Baby in L.I. DWI Crash Dies; Dad Faces New Charges

Baby in L.I. DWI Crash Dies; Dad Faces New Charges

A Long Island man is facing upgraded charges after his infant daughter died of her injuries in an alleged DWI crash last month.

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