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A.G. Underwood Issues Consumer Alert For Black Friday And Cyber Monday

Encourages New Yorkers to Follow Tips to Protect Themselves Against Fraud and Scams With Black Friday and Cyber Monday Falling Early This Year, Consumers Should be Particularly Mindful of 30 Day Return Windowsspan NEW YORK – As New Yorkers prepare for the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood…
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New York Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide and Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Adam Raishani, aka “Saddam Mohamed Raishani,” 32, of the Bronx, New York, pleaded guilty to attempting to provide and conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers and Attorney Geoffrey…
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Akayed Ullah Convicted for Detonation of a Bomb in New York City

New York, NY: Justice Dept reports - Akayed Ullah, 28, of Brooklyn, New York, and a lawful permanent resident from Bangladesh, was convicted today on all six counts of the Indictment, which charged him with offenses related to the detonation and attempted detonation of a bomb in a subway station near…
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VOTE TUESDAY – NATION Joint Statement on Election Day Preparations

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Justice (DOJ), the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—in coordination with federal, state, local, and private sector partners nationwide—are continuing efforts to protect our elections. Today, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Attorney…
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MAIL BOMBS – FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Remarks Regarding Arrest of Cesar Sayoc in Suspicious Package Investigation

As the attorney general has confirmed, we have arrested Cesar Sayoc in connection with this investigation. As our investigation is still ongoing, I may not be able to answer questions about his background or about his motive. What I can say is that this was a nationwide investigation of enormous…
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Schuele Boys Gang Drug Supplier Sentenced To Over 10 Years In Federal Prison

BUFFALO, : FBI release - Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Julio Contreras, a/k/a Blue Demon, 34, of McAllen, Texas, who was convicted of racketeering conspiracy involving five kilograms or more of cocaine, and conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, five kilograms or more…
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Bailey Boys Gang Leader Sentenced To 40 Years In Federal Prison For His Involvement In Drug Conspiracy

BUFFALO, : FBI release - Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that a Kenneth Pettway, Jr., 34, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted by a federal jury of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, 280 grams or more of crack cocaine, and possession with intent…
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Driver Of Ridesharing Service Charged In White Plains Federal Court With Kidnapping And Wire Fraud

New York, NY: FBI reports - Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police…
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Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Charges Against 5 Doctors And 2 Other Medical Professionals For Illegally Distributing Oxycodone

Coordinated Arrests Made in 6 Cases Aimed at Cutting Off the Supply of Diverted Opioids Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James J. Hunt, the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), James D. Robnett,…
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Rockland County Man Charged With Manufacturing An Explosive Device And Transporting Explosives Across State Lines

Paul M. Rosenfeld planned to detonate explosive device on the National Mall on Election Day to attract support for “Sortition” New York, NY: Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office…
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Governor Cuomo Directs Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Victims of Schoharie Limo Crash – Operator of Prestige Limo taken into custody

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE release - State Police have charged Nauman Hussain with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the deadly limousine crash on Saturday, October 6, 2018. Albany, NY: Office of the Governor release - Flags to Be Flown at Half-Staff Beginning on Thursday, October 11 Until Interment. Governor Cuomo: "The…
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New York Stands Ready with Specialized Response

75 Airmen, One HC-130 Search and Rescue Aircraft, One HH-60 Pave Hawk Rescue Helicopter to be Deployed 106TH Rescue Wing to Leave for Gulfport, Mississippi Today; Two CH-47 Heavy Lift Helicopters to Deploy to Tallahassee, Florida on Thursday New York Stands Ready with Specialized Response Teams, Personnel and Equipment Governor…
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