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July 19, 2018

DA Vance, Commissioner Peters: HRA Peace Officer Sentenced to Prison For Sexually Assaulting Woman in Custody Click For More

“John Lugo breached his duty as a peace officer in one of the most egregious ways possible,” said District Attorney Vance. “Instead of protecting and serving an individual in his care, he used his position and power to sexually assault her. I thank the brave survivor in this case for coming forward, and our partners at DOI for their strong commitment to rooting out criminal misconduct by City employees.”

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July 13, 2018

Construction Company Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter, Pays Full Restitution to Workers Click For More

"My Office and our partners will continue pursuing criminal cases against companies that endanger and defraud their workers, but meaningful, practical deterrence—in the form of higher corporate penalties for killing and maiming workers—is the only way that New York State can end these dangerous and unlawful practices that put vulnerable New Yorkers’ lives at risk.”

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July 12, 2018 | PATCH

Upper West Side Concierge Used Rent Checks For Forgery Scheme: DA Click For More

The concierge of an Upper West Side high-rise photographed tenants' rent checks and used the information to forge checks.

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July 12, 2018 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Former tech exec gets 7 years in prison for sadistic sex assault at W Hotel Click For More

A violent, sex-obsessed former technology executive who sexually assaulted, choked and beat up a sugar-daddy website date sobbed in court Wednesday before he was sent to prison for seven years.

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July 11, 2018

DA Vance: Tech Exec Sentenced to Prison For Brutal Sexual Assault at The W Hotel Click For More

“This powerful executive sought to silence this survivor and invalidate her testimony, exploiting the power imbalance between them and falsely insisting that his torturous acts were consensual.”

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