Jersey Shore cop arrested for sexually abusing juvenile

Jersey Shore cop arrested for sexually abusing juvenile

A Jersey Shore cop who once received a “key to Ocean City” is charged with sexually assaulting a minor. Ocean City Sergeant Tyrone Rolls, 50, turned himself in at the Cape May Prosecutor’s Office Wednesday, according to a press release. Rolls was charged with aggravated sexual assault, aggravated assault of a domestic violence victim, official … Read more

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AG James can probe Cuomo nursing home scandal without DiNapoli referral

AG James can probe Cuomo nursing home scandal without DiNapoli referral

Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said Thursday that State Attorney General Letitia James can launch a sweeping criminal probe of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s controversial COVID-19 nursing home policies and decisions without a referral from DiNapoli’s office. DiNapoli responded to a letter sent to him last month by VoicesForSeniors, a group founded by relatives of nursing home residents … Read more

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Cuomo staffers dispute claim they ‘volunteered’ to work on his book: report

Cuomo staffers dispute claim they 'volunteered' to work on his book: report

Aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo are pushing back against his administration’s claim that they “volunteered” to help with his pandemic memoir, it was revealed Thursday. Several current and former Cuomo staffers told the Times-Union that their work on the best-selling book was “expected” — despite not being official government work. “It was not … Read more

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NYPD bumps up reward for killer of twin babies in Bronx

NYPD bumps up reward for killer of twin babies in Bronx

Two baby boys found dumped behind a Bronx building five months ago were beaten to death — and cops are now upping the reward to help collar their killer. “What we’re looking for is the public’s help,” said Lt. William O’Toole, the commanding officer of the Bronx homicide unit. “We did a pretty exhausting investigation … Read more

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Arrest made in armed robberies at NYC parking garages

Arrest made in armed robberies at NYC parking garages

Cops have busted one teen and ID’d another member of a brazen Bronx car theft crew that made off with 10 vehicles, including a nearly $100,000 Porsche. Over four days, the armed thieves boosted cars from a trio of parking garages in The Bronx — where dramatic footage captured the crew strongarming workers while putting … Read more

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COVID variants now account for 80% of new cases in NYC

COVID variants now account for 80% of new cases in NYC

Coronavirus variants now account for nearly 80 percent of the COVID-19 cases in the Big Apple, city health officials reported Thursday. The home-grown New York City variant accounted for 45 percent of the samples examined between March 22 and March 28, according to the most recent report from the city’s Department of Health and Mental … Read more

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NY lawmakers slammed for blocking charter schools expansion

NY lawmakers slammed for blocking charter schools expansion

The chief state official who authorizes charter schools blasted Albany lawmakers for refusing to lift the cap to open more of the popular, alternative schools to accommodate pent-up parental demand in New York City. “It doesn’t make a lot of sense. There’s a big disconnect between elected officials and their constituents regarding charter schools,” said … Read more

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