NY Daily News: Crime

Man shot to death in Brooklyn fired gun first in chaotic fight

Man shot to death in Brooklyn fired gun first in chaotic fight

Gunfire that roiled a Brooklyn neighborhood and left one man dead and two wounded began when a van screeched to a stop.
Mom killed by street racers while pushing stroller across street

Mom killed by street racers while pushing stroller across street

A 24-year-old mother pushing a stroller across a Florida street was fatally struck by teen street racers.
USAG officials created ‘false excuses’ to cover for Larry Nassar

USAG officials created ‘false excuses’ to cover for Larry Nassar

Officials from USA Gymnastics created “false excuses” to explain why Larry Nassar was missing from events in 2015.
Remains of teen who went missing in 2015 found in drainage pipe

Remains of teen who went missing in 2015 found in drainage pipe

The remains of a teenager who disappeared more than two years ago have been found in a drainage pipe in an Arkansas park.
Two more families sue NYC school aide fired for dragging kids

Two more families sue NYC school aide fired for dragging kids

Two Manhattan families have announced plans to file $10 million suits over the actions of a former Harlem school aide.
Widow, 101, testifies how NYC home invasion killed her husband

Widow, 101, testifies how NYC home invasion killed her husband

Prosecutors have recorded the testimony of a 101-year-old woman whose husband was murdered in a home invasion last year.
Georgia jury awards $B verdict after security guard rapes teen

Georgia jury awards $B verdict after security guard rapes teen

An unlicensed apartment complex guard was convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl.
S.C. inmates pepper-sprayed guard, climbed over fence amid escape

S.C. inmates pepper-sprayed guard, climbed over fence amid escape

The inmates who escaped planned their break by pepper spraying a security guard and using blankets to climb over a barbed-wire fence.
Harvey Weinstein being federally probed over alleged sex abuse

Harvey Weinstein being federally probed over alleged sex abuse

Harvey Weinstein is being investigated by federal prosecutors in connection with his alleged serial sexual abuse of women.
Doctor guilty in opioid deaths of two patients on Long Island

Doctor guilty in opioid deaths of two patients on Long Island

A pill-pushing doctor caused the opioid overdose deaths of two patients, Long Island federal court jurors decided Wednesday.
87 people now ill from toxic K2 overdose in Brooklyn

87 people now ill from toxic K2 overdose in Brooklyn

The K2 overdose tally keeps growing in Brooklyn, where 87 people have now fallen ill using the powerful drug, police said.
Two upstate properties eyed by feds in Allison Mack sex cult case

Two upstate properties eyed by feds in Allison Mack sex cult case

Brooklyn federal prosecutors are going after upstate properties they say were the scene of sex trafficking crimes.
Karaoke bar owner admits he didn’t pay $610G in employment taxes

Karaoke bar owner admits he didn’t pay $610G in employment taxes

This karaoke bar owner is definitely singing the blues.
Mexican Mafia leaders busted for jail drug trafficking ring

Mexican Mafia leaders busted for jail drug trafficking ring

Leaders of the Mexican Mafia "gang of gangs" were charged with running an operation to control drug trafficking from inside L.A. jails.
Atlanta lawyer gets life in prison for fatal shooting of wife

Atlanta lawyer gets life in prison for fatal shooting of wife

A judge on Wednesday sentenced a well-connected Atlanta attorney to life in prison with the possibility of parole.
Man killed in Brooklyn shooting that injured two others

Man killed in Brooklyn shooting that injured two others

A gunman shot and wounded three people, one critically, in Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon, police said.
Lenny Dykstra busted for putting weapon to Uber driver's head

Lenny Dykstra busted for putting weapon to Uber driver's head

Ex-Mets star Lenny Dykstra was busted before dawn after putting a weapon to the head of an Uber driver and threatening to kill him.
Brooklyn man busted in $1.3 million Maryland armored car robbery

Brooklyn man busted in $1.3 million Maryland armored car robbery

A Brooklyn man is one of the bandits behind a January armored car heist in Maryland that netted $1.3 million, according to court documents.
Stabbing vic's brother says similar tragedy has befell his family

Stabbing vic's brother says similar tragedy has befell his family

Oscar Alvarez, 30, knifed ex-military paratrooper Livia Abreu in the chest and side during an argument early Tuesday in their home.