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Jury Seated in Sheldon Silver Retrial

The jury has been selected for Sheldon Silver’s retrial on federal corruption charges. …

Sheldon Silver, 2016.

Silver Trial Delayed as Star Witness Deals With Medical Issue

There have been complications in the retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver. …

Sheldon Silver at the federal courthouse in 2015.

Juror in First Silver Trial Says He Was Pressured to Convict

The retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges is set to begin next week. …

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7th Precinct Officers Remove Hateful Graffiti From Barricade

The guys at the 7th Precinct work fast. …

Sheldon Silver. File photo.

Judge Refuses to Derail Sheldon Silver Retrial on Corruption Charges

A federal judge yesterday rejected Sheldon Silver’s latest attempt to avoid a spring retrial. …

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Man at East Broadway Station Hurls Rock at MTA Booth, Demands Money

Police are trying to find a suspect who tried to rob an MTA toll booth employee at the East Broadway Station this past week. …

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Cops Search For Suspect in Ludlow Street Attempted Rape

Police have released surveillance video showing a suspect wanted in an attempted rape on the Lower East Side last month. …

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Stats Contradict NYPD’s Theories on Marijuana Arrests in Communities of Color

Year after year, statistics show that the overwhelming majority of arrests for marijuana possession occur in neighborhoods with large black and Latino populations. …

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Cops Look For Suspect in Attempted Rape on Ludlow Street

Cops are searching for a suspect in an attempted rape that happened early Tuesday morning on Ludlow Street near Rivington Street. …

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55-Year-Old Man Beaten and Robbed in Lobby of Rutgers Houses

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A 55-year-old man was brutally beaten in a robbery Monday night in the lobby of the Rutgers Houses.

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Suspect in Custody After Two Women Slashed on the Lower East Side

A 30-year-old man is in custody this morning — accused of slashing two women in separate incidents on the Lower East Side. …

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Police Release Photo of Man Wanted in Attack at Lower East Side Bar

Police are looking for a suspect who slashed a man during an incident at Piano’s, the Ludlow Street bar, in the early morning hours …

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Police Search For Suspect in Apparent Racially Motivated Attack on Suffolk Street

Police are looking for a suspect who went on a racist rant early Monday morning and viciously attacked a Lower East Side resident. …

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7th Precinct Sector B Meeting Takes Place Feb. 1

Come out and meet your Sector Boy Neighborhood Coordination Officers! Please join us at the Abrons Art Center 466 Grand street. Feb …

Deputy Inspector Steven Hellman, speaks as NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill looks on during a community meeting last spring.

Rhonda O’Reilly-Bovell Replaces Steven Hellman as 7th Precinct Commanding Officer

New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill is making a lot of personnel changes to start 2018, as 29 captains were reassigned this week. Here on the Lower East Side, the 7th Precinct will be seeing new leadership. …