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Ticket Fixing Scandal

Lawmakers: Sanitation Workers Caught Giving Phony Tickets

Posted 02.27.2012 | New York

New York's finest may be well versed in the art of ticket-fixing and planting crack on the innocent, but sanitation workers? Legislators are coming...

The NYPD Scandals Of 2011

Posted 12.28.2011 | New York

As tragically demonstrated by the shooting death of Peter Figoski this month, most cops are heroes willing to risk their lives to save the lives of st...

Cops Protected Friend From Arrest For Brutal Beating

Posted 01.02.2012 | New York

A Bronx man brutally beaten by a paint store owner protected from arrest by a cadre of crooked cops is now suing his attacker, The New york Daily News...

Ticket-Fixing: It Isn't "Professional Courtesy," It's Racketeering

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 12.31.2011 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

As one examines the allegations of the widespread pattern of the ticket-fixing conspiracy, the conduct most assuredly is not "professional courtesy" -- it is a flagrant misuse of power by law enforcement.

Ray Kelly Should Turn in His Badge

Dan Collins | Posted 12.30.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

There have been rumors that the police commissioner might run for mayor despite the mess at the Police Department. The last thing New York needs is another burned-out chief executive.

15 NYPD Officers Surrender In Corruption Probe

AP | TOM HAYS and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 12.28.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — An anonymous tip about a crooked cop grew during the past three years into a sweeping internal corruption probe on the under-the-tabl...

Two Officers To Be Arraigned In NYPD Ticket Fixing Scandal

AP | TOM HAYS and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 12.27.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — What began nearly three years ago as a low-profile wiretap investigation of a police officer has resulted in criminal charges against...

The Craziest NYPD Scandals Of 2011

Posted 12.25.2011 | New York

A recent 60 Minutes interview with Police Commissioner Ray Kelly portrayed a robust and healthy NYPD, larger than the FBI and capable of shooting down...

Bronx District Attorney Guard Shoots Himself At Headquarters

Posted 12.11.2011 | New York

A security guard for the Bronx District Attorney shot himself to death on Monday. The New York Post reports that 45-year old Gilbert Cameron was f...

17 Cops Indicted in Ticket-Fixing Probe, Face Arrest Next Week

| Murray Weiss | Posted 11.24.2011 | New York

A grand jury has indicted all 17 cops who were targeted by prosecutors in a massive NYPD ticket-fixing scandal that started with a tip about a rogue...

17 Cops Expected To Be Indicted For Ticket-Fixing

Posted 11.20.2011 | New York

After a two year investigation that included widespread wiretapping, a Bronx grand jury is expected to indict 17 New York City police officers in an a...

NYPD Officer Attempts Third Rail Suicide

Posted 11.14.2011 | New York

Robert McGee, an NYPD officer who had been under investigation for a large-scale ticket fixing scandal, grabbed hold of the third rail of a subway tra...

Cops Could Face Charges In Ticket Fxing Scandal

Posted 07.20.2011 | New York

Three cops accused of fixing tickets could find themselves in a fix. The officers might face criminal charges for covering up a car crash involving...

High Ranking Politicians, Yankees, Eyed In Ticket Fixing Probe

AP | By TOM HAYS and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 06.22.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Several high-ranking members of city government and a New York Yankees official are among those who had their traffic tickets fixed by pol...

Ticket Fixing Scandal Rocks NYPD

AP | By TOM HAYS | Posted 06.19.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A driver gets a summons for speeding in Queens. He asks a police officer friend to help make it go away. The officer calls a union delegat...