Drunken off-duty NYPD cop allowed to do yoga as part of punishment

Drunken off-duty NYPD cop allowed to do yoga as part of punishment

A vacationing NYPD cop who got “belligerent” with officers in California after drunkenly wandering onto a highway dodged possibly being fired — and instead was allowed to do yoga as part of her punishment. The behind-the-scenes deal was new NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell’s first act of leniency involving departmental discipline. Off-duty Harlem cop Catherine Lamonica, … Read more

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6 NYC mobsters busted for gambling, extortion conspiracy

6 NYC mobsters busted for gambling, extortion conspiracy

Six reputed mobsters who allegedly served in various roles in the Genovese crime family were charged in a racketeering conspiracy in Manhattan federal court Tuesday. The six alleged wiseguys — including two caporegimes — raked in money for the syndicate from 2011 to 2022 “through a pattern of racketeering activity,” which included extortion and illegal … Read more

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Orsolya Gaal’s accused killer David Bonola back in NYC court

Orsolya Gaal's accused killer David Bonola back in NYC court

The illegal immigrant accused of stabbing Queens mom Orsolya Gaal won’t testify before the grand jury weighing the case against him, his lawyer said in court Tuesday. David Bonola, 44, remained silent during the brief hearing in Queens Criminal Court, appearing in orange Department of Correction scrubs, his hands cuffed behind his back. “Mr. Bonola … Read more

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Taylor Swift fans harassing NYU students for grad tickets

Taylor Swift fans harassing NYU students for grad tickets

They’re feeling ’22. Taylor Swift superfans are bugging New York University’s class of 2022 for tickets to their upcoming graduation — where the “22” singer is set to deliver a commencement speech. So-called Swifties have been flooding the social media accounts of NYU students with offers of up to $500 to witness the Grammy-winning artist … Read more

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‘There is no poop fairy’

'There is no poop fairy'

What a s–t show. Amid skyrocketing rents, a surge in crime and rising rates of homelessness, fed-up New Yorkers are now also facing a pileup of poop. The number of complaints about dog feces festering on city sidewalks has been soaring in recent weeks, especially on Manhattan’s West Side. The Big Apple’s sanitation police are … Read more

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Mayor Eric Adams delivers address on $99.7B NYC budget

Mayor Eric Adams delivers address on $99.7B NYC budget

Mayor Eric Adams is delivering his first Executive Budget address at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn — unveiling a record $99.7 billion fiscal year 2023 spending plan that takes effect July 1 and speaking about his first 100 days in office. The speech comes after the mayor in February unveiled a $98.5 billion preliminary budget. … Read more

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NJ police chief charged with drunk driving

NJ police chief charged with drunk driving

A New Jersey police chief has been charged with drunk driving after allegedly fleeing a crash, court records show. Bordentown Township Police Chief Brian Pesce was charged with five traffic offenses for a Friday night crash As well as drunken driving, charges included reckless and careless driving, failing to report an accident and leaving the … Read more

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