How much proof do we need that NY’s justice system is a sham?

How much proof do we need that NY’s justice system is a sham?

New York can breathe a sigh of relief as Officer Dennis Vargas, our eighth police officer shot on duty in just five months, recovers at home with the family he nearly left behind. Vargas and his partner’s actions exemplify the type of dangerous work we ask our officers to perform every day to curb the … Read more

Mayor Eric Adams calls on New Yorkers to fight crime

Mayor Eric Adams calls on New Yorkers to fight crime

These are lightly edited remarks Mayor Eric Adams made Monday night at the Association for a Better New York’s 17th Annual Spirit of ABNY Celebration. I’m just so concerned about America. It’s not only New York. I don’t know what has happened to us as a country. And it just bothers me so much that … Read more

The Medical Center Rapist; South Texas Crime Stories, Episode 3

The Medical Center Rapist;  South Texas Crime Stories, Episode 3

Disclaimer: This week’s episode talks about a series of sexual assaults, details of the case may be hard to hear for some. We’ll be using the terms “victims” and “survivors” interchangeably throughout this episode, each term can mean something unique to the people living through this. Find resources from the Rape Crisis Center here. For … Read more

John Mulaney mocks Eric Adams to his face over NYC’s soaring crime rates

John Mulaney mocks Eric Adams to his face over NYC’s soaring crime rates

New York City’s soaring crime rate is no laughing matter — but John Mulaney is quick to quip about Mayor Eric Adams’ questionable crackdown on illegal behavior. The comedian took to the stage at the Robin Hood benefit on Monday night, skewering Adams after the politician defended the arrest of a woman selling mangoes in … Read more

Couple indicted on 13 counts in death of 5-year-old girl

Couple indicted on 13 counts in death of 5-year-old girl

SAN ANTONIO – Details in this case may be disturbing and hard to read for some. Reader discretion advised. A San Antonio woman and her boyfriend are facing 13 counts of assault – intentionally or knowingly causing serious bodily injury to a child – in connection with the death of 5-year-old Mercedes Losoya. Losoya was … Read more

NYC could face ‘decline’ of workers returning to offices over crime

NYC could face ‘decline’ of workers returning to offices over crime

An advocate for large New York City employers warned Sunday that the Big Apple could see a “long-term decline” of workers commuting to Manhattan’s office buildings if crime isn’t reduced. Under 40% of Manhattan office workers currently go to their desks on an average week day, according to the Partnership for New York City, a … Read more