Katz Kicks Off DA Campaign With Bail, Weed Reform Proposals

Katz Kicks Off DA Campaign With Bail, Weed Reform Proposals

Katz pledged to stop prosecuting low level marijuana possession and end cash bail on misdemeanors, though she stopped short of saying she would end cash bail on all offenses.

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Jamaica Swindler Tried to ‘Housejack’ A 101-Year-Old

Jamaica Swindler Tried to ‘Housejack’ A 101-Year-Old

He swindled a centenarian out of house and home. Now he’s facing 15 years in the big house.

Ricardo Bentham, 58, was hit with a slew of charges for allegedly filing a fake deed and stealing a home from his 101-year-old neighbor, Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced Thursday.

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