Brooklyn DA Joe Hynes

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2009

    Crime Un-Stoppers: Times Says DAs Flubbed Mortgage Scams

    New York City prosecutors remained asleep at the switch while mortgage rip-off artists took huge bites out of the Big Apple, reports The Times's Michael Powell this morning in a great top-of-the fold read.Almost a decade after HUD declared the city a foreclosure fraud "hot zone" and schemesters bega ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2008

    Granny Mugger in Custody; Police Seek Link to Other Attacks

    Police have an "alleged monster" in custody, says the New York Daily News: Cornelius Abson says he's the man who choked an old woman in an Washington elevator on August 14, as we reported here, and the cops are sweating him for a series of similar attacks in Brooklyn. "He even grabbed her cane," Bro ... More >>

  • News

    July 29, 2003

    Billy's Boondoggle

    The Comptroller's Payroll Becomes a Political Playground

  • News

    July 22, 2003

    Spitzer's Spiel

    A.G. Backpedals on Schools, Dodges MTA Case