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New York News: Brooklyn High School Teacher, Jonathan Deutsch Charged with Production of Child Pornography

Defendant Targeted Minors on Facebook and Convinced Them to Send Sexually Explicit Photos and Videos of Themselves Brooklyn, N.Y. – An indictment was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging Jonathan Deutsch, a teacher at Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences, with five counts of sexual exploitation of a child. The charges … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn High School Teacher, Jonathan Deutsch Charged with Production of Child Pornography

New York News: Brooklyn, Bloods Gang Members Arrested for Opioid Distribution Conspiracy on Staten Island

Two Defendants Linked to Fatal Overdose – Second Overdose Victim Revived by Medics Brooklyn, N.Y. – A criminal complaint was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging Keith Wyche, Allen O’Neil and Kyron Graham, alleged members of the Bloods street gang, with conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute heroin and fentanyl … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn, Bloods Gang Members Arrested for Opioid Distribution Conspiracy on Staten Island

Pennsylvania News: Brooklyn Man, Corey W. Howard Conspired to Purchase $90K in Gift Cards and Merchandise Using Counterfeit Credit Cards

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of Brooklyn, New York, has pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of conspiracy, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Corey W. Howard, 25, pleaded guilty to one count before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer. In connection with the guilty plea, the court was advised … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Brooklyn Man, Corey W. Howard Conspired to Purchase $90K in Gift Cards and Merchandise Using Counterfeit Credit Cards

New York News: Brooklyn, Members of Eastern European Organized Crime Syndicate Convicted Of Racketeering and Other Violent Crimes

Defendants’ Crimes Included Setting Fire to a Sheepshead Bay Building Where a Rival Gambling Parlor Operated on the Ground Floor, Trapping Residents on the Floors Above Brooklyn, N.Y. – Earlier today, following more than three weeks of trial, a federal jury in Brooklyn returned guilty verdicts against Leonid “Lenny” Gershman and Aleksey Tsvetkov on charges … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn, Members of Eastern European Organized Crime Syndicate Convicted Of Racketeering and Other Violent Crimes

New Jersey News: Brooklyn Man, Shadab Chowdhury Charged With Distributing Synthetic Drugs, Fentanyl, And Oxycodone Over The Internet

CAMDEN, N.J. – A New York man is scheduled to appear in court today on charges of selling dangerous designer drugs, fentanyl, and oxycodone over the Internet, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Shadab Chowdhury, 26, of Brooklyn, New York, is charged by complaint with eight counts of distributing and possessing with intent to distribute synthetic … Continue reading New Jersey News: Brooklyn Man, Shadab Chowdhury Charged With Distributing Synthetic Drugs, Fentanyl, And Oxycodone Over The Internet

New York New: Brooklyn, MS-13 Gang Members Charged with Murder Conspiracy and Attempted Murder in Queens

Defendants Aided and Abetted Co-Conspirators Who Shot and Paralyzed a 16-year-old Suspected Rival Gang Member Brooklyn, N.Y.– Earlier today, Melvi Amador-Rios, Santos Amador-Rios, Yan Carlos Ramirez and Antonio Salvador were charged in a four-count indictment with assault, murder conspiracy and attempted murder in-aid-of racketeering, along with a related firearms offense.  The defendants were arrested today … Continue reading New York New: Brooklyn, MS-13 Gang Members Charged with Murder Conspiracy and Attempted Murder in Queens

NEW YORK | Fending off Fortnite: Can Overwatch stay atop esports world?

NEW YORK — The Overwatch League has planted its flag atop the esports mountain. But just like its twitchy-thumbed superstars, the premier circuit can’t afford to sit still. Not as long as Fortnite commands the rest of the gaming universe. The Fortnite phenomenon has put Overwatch in a strange position. The Overwatch League’s inaugural season … Continue reading NEW YORK | Fending off Fortnite: Can Overwatch stay atop esports world?

Brooklyn News: Queens Man, Ali Saleh Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Defendant Repeatedly Attempted to Travel to the Middle East to Join Terrorist Group and Sent Money Overseas to Fund Another Foreign Fighter’s Travel to Join Terrorist Group Brooklyn – Earlier today, Ali Saleh, a U.S. citizen, pleaded guilty at the federal courthouse in Brooklyn to two counts of attempting to provide material support to the … Continue reading Brooklyn News: Queens Man, Ali Saleh Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS