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Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Joseph Brooks' Assistant Sentenced to Jail for Recruiting Sex Victims

Shawni Lucier, 43, the assistant to Oscar-winning songwriter Joseph Brooks, was sentenced to four months in jail on Friday.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Morningside Heights Nursing Home Aide Sentenced for Abusing Patient

The aide was sentenced to seven years for attacking a disabled stroke victim in a Morningside Heights nursing home.

Midtown & Theater District »

New Bill Hopes to Give Hotel Maids Panic Buttons

The new bill is intended to shield hotel staff from attacks in the wake of Dominique Strauss-Kahn's alleged attack.

Manhattan »

Juvenile Justice Counselor Gets Four Years for Molesting Teens

Former juvenile counselor Tony Simmons, 47, was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday.

Downtown »

Juvenile Counselor Found Guilty of Sexually Abusing Teens in Family Court

Tony Simmons, 47, was found guilty of sex abuse but was acquitted of rape in a jury verdict Friday.

Downtown »

DA Says Counselor Targeted 'Damaged' Teens To Sexually Abuse

Former Department of Juvenile Justice Counselor Tony Simmons sexually abused troubled teen girls in his care, prosecutors argued.

Manhattan »

Victims Face Alleged Pedophile in Court

Tony Simmons, 47, is on trial for allegedly sexually abusing three teens in Manhattan family court.

Downtown »

Trial Opens for Juvenile Justice Counselor Accused of Raping Teen in His Care

Tony Simmons, 47, allegedly raped one teen and sexually abused two others.

Manhattan »

Trial Date Set for Juvenile Justice Counselor Accused of Raping Young Client

Tony Simmons, 47, is expected to stand trial on charges he sexually abused three girls.

Midtown & Theater District »

Man Accused of Molesting 11-Year-Old Girl Inside Herald Square JCPenney

Nikolaos Willmore, 44, was charged with sex assault after allegedly groping the girl.