Two of the eight cops busted on Tuesday for allegedly running guns and stolen cigarettes were frequently awarded by Bay Ridge community groups — and one was even honored by the neighborhood’s law-and-order state senator. Comment.
Five police officers from the 68th Precinct in Bay Ridge were moonlighting as gunrunners and cigarette bootleggers, say federal agents who arrested them on Tuesday after a two-year investigation which culminated with a sting operation in last month. Comments (2).
A political nobody who has only voted once in his life came out swinging against freshman Rep. Michael Grimm, announcing last Thursday his candidacy to represent Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights and calling the incumbent a “mouthpiece” for the Republican elite. Comments (1).