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35 People Indicted in Washington Heights Drug Busts, Officials Say

Those charged were part of two separate drug rings operating in the West 170s, officials said.

East Harlem »

Pot-Smoking Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Officer During Arrest, DA Says

John Pica, 26, pleaded guilty this week to the July 9 incident.

Upper West Side »

Riverside Park Slasher Sentenced to 23 Years in Prison

Julius Graham pled guilty to first and second-degree assault, the Manhattan District Attorney said.

Lower East Side »

Motorist Charged With Manslaughter For Fatally Striking LES Pedestrian

A 24-year-old was indicted on Tuesday for hitting and killing a pedestrian in the Lower East Side.

Greenpoint »

Brooklyn Art Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Ancient Artifacts for $500K

Manhattan prosecutors say in court papers Nayef Homsi is expected to be arrested in the near future.

Port Morris »

Fuel Oil Companies Scammed Millions From the NYPD, FDNY, Sources Say

Investigators raided five fuel companies suspected of a scam worth tens of millions of dollars.

Washington Heights »

Manhattan District Attorney Opens Washington Heights Office

DA Cyrus Vance Jr. kept his 2009 campaign promise to open an Uptown office.

Hamilton Heights »

Suspect in Islan Nettles' Death Should Face Hate Charges, Mother Says

James Dixon, 24, was charged Tuesday with manslaughter and assault in Nettles' brutal beating death.

Lower East Side »

Man Who Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend in Front of Police Has Been Indicted, DA Says

Brian Quattrocchi was charged with attempted murder, kidnapping, assault and attempted assault.

Stapleton »

Cuomo Pushing for Grand Jury Reports in Police Fatality Cases

The push comes after a Staten Island grand jury declined to indict police in the death of Eric Garner.

Civic Center »

NYPD to Get $160M Worth of Crime-Fighting Smartphones and Tablets

The handheld crime-fighting gear will give police access to more information in the field, they said.

West Harlem »

District Attorney Cast Too Wide a Net in Harlem Gang Crackdown, Critics Say

Prosecution of gang activity at the Manhattanville and Grant Houses was overzealous, families say.

East Village »

Former Officer Accused of Rape Files $175M Lawsuit Against Accuser

Kenneth Moreno wants to restore his reputation and recoup monetary damages, his lawyer said.

West Harlem »

Residents Concerned About 'Collateral Damage' to Harlem Youth in Gang Sweep

While many residents thought the takedown made streets safer, they worried there were too many arrests.

West Harlem »

Harlem Gang Takedown Is Largest in City History, Officials Say

More than 100 people were charged with conspiracy to murder and weapons possession.