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Bank tellers, with access to accounts, pose a rising security risk - The Santa Fe New Mexican: News

santafenewmexican.com — Bank robbers used to burst into banks brandishing guns and bearing notes demanding cash to the teller behind the window. Today, the thieves may be on the other side of the counter.

Bank Tellers, With Access to Accounts, Pose a Rising Security Risk

nytimes.com — Bank robbers used to burst into banks brandishing guns and bearing notes demanding cash to the teller behind the window. Today, the thieves may be on the other side of the counter.
Feb 01, 2016

Watch out: your bank teller might be stealing your cash and identity. Great story by @stephcliff and @jbsgreenberg nytimes.com/2016/02/02/nyr…

Feb 01, 2016

Robbers, brandishing guns, used to burst into banks, but now they are on the other side of the glass. @stephcliff nyti.ms/23F4HQw

Feb 01, 2016

Online banking has diminished tellers’ importance, so that their work is now low-paid & occasionally criminal. nyti.ms/23F4HQw

Feb 01, 2016

Amid fears of far flung cyber attacks, another, more imminent threat is largely overlooked: tellers. @stephcliff nyti.ms/23F4HQw

Feb 01, 2016

RT @nicole_hong: Watch out: your bank teller might be stealing your cash and identity. Great story by @stephcliff and @jbsgreenberg nytimes.com/2016/02/02/nyr…

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For Victims, an Overloaded Court System Brings Pain and Delays

nytimes.com — It had gone on for almost four years, Maxima Allen said as she sat on a hard bench in State Supreme Court in Brooklyn over the summer. She did not need notes to remember the date - Dec. 20, 2011 - that her son Alfredo was stabbed with scissors on the basketball court of Erasmus High School, causing irreversible brain damage.
Jan 31, 2016

The Forgotten: victims in an overloaded court system face pain and delays nyti.ms/1OZ4L5W

Jan 31, 2016

RT @BenWeiserNYT: The Forgotten: victims in an overloaded court system face pain and delays nyti.ms/1OZ4L5W

Jan 31, 2016

In overloaded Brooklyn courts, how a case that took 41 court dates to resolve hurt a family. Scheduled for A1 Mon: nytimes.com/2016/02/01/nyr…

Jan 31, 2016

For Victims, an Overloaded Court System Brings Pain and Delays. Important, tragic story by @stephcliff nytimes.com/2016/02/01/nyr…

Jan 31, 2016

Incredibly tragic story of an overloaded legal bureaucracy failing NYC citizens by @stephcliff mobile.nytimes.com/2016/02/01/nyr…

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Police Testify on Housing Project’s Dangers at Officer’s Manslaughter Trial

nytimes.com — The Brooklyn housing project where a police officer fatally shot an unarmed man, Akai Gurley, was notoriously dangerous, according to testimony drawn out on Tuesday by lawyers for the officer, Peter Liang. Two police officers who patrolled housing projects and responded to a radio call of a shooting at the Louis H.
Jan 26, 2016

Police Testify on Housing Project’s Dangers at Officer’s Manslaughter Trial nyti.ms/1OObpMk

Trial Begins for New York Officer Charged in Fatal Shooting of Akai Gurley

nytimes.com — The trial of Peter Liang, the New York City police officer charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of Akai Gurley, who was unarmed in a housing-project stairwell in Brooklyn, began with dramatic opening statements from each side on Monday morning. "Akai Gurley is dead today because he crossed paths with Peter Liang, who is sitting here," Marc J.

Public Divide on Police Hangs Over Brooklyn Officer’s Manslaughter Trial

nytimes.com — On Thursday, the final day of jury selection in the trial of Peter Liang, the New York police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting of an unarmed man in the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing project, a prosecutor asked jurors if they thought the charges were "heavy-handed."
Jan 24, 2016

“It went off by accident" Officer Peter Liang quoted in Stephanie Clifford opener on NY officer's trial starting Mon nyti.ms/1Ul3WpH

Jan 24, 2016

RT @BenWeiserNYT: “It went off by accident" Officer Peter Liang quoted in Stephanie Clifford opener on NY officer's trial starting Mon nyti.ms/1Ul3WpH

Jan 25, 2016

A rookie cop fired into a housing project stairwell; the bullet pierced a man's heart. The contentious trial is now mobile.nytimes.com/2016/01/25/nyr…

Jan 25, 2016

RT @stephcliff: Trial of NYPD officer Peter Liang for killing Akai Gurley starts this morning. Here's a primer on the case: nytimes.com/2016/01/25/nyr…

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4 Brooklyn Rape Suspects Expected to Be Released as Officials Try to Sort Out Case

nytimes.com — Four of the five defendants suspected of raping an 18-year-old woman at a Brownsville playground on Jan. 7 were expected to be out of jail by Thursday night, after the Brooklyn district attorney alerted the court that he would not make the initial deadline to obtain indictments against them.
Jan 14, 2016

4 of 5 Brownsville rape suspects will be out of jail tonight as DA says he needs more time to investigate case: nytimes.com/2016/01/15/nyr…

New York Reaches $3.75 Million Settlement With Man Wrongfully Convicted in 1997 Murder

nytimes.com — New York City continued its payouts to wrongly convicted men as it settled on Friday with Roger Logan, a man who spent 17 years imprisoned for a murder he did not commit, for $3.75 million. The settlement, to be announced on Friday afternoon by Comptroller Scott M.

A Mafia Captain Turned Informer Gets a Reduced Prison Term

nytimes.com — During their hour-and-a-half outdoor sessions at the super-maximum security prison in Florence, Colo., Gregory Scarpa Jr. struck up a friendship with an important prisoner: Terry L. Nichols, the co-conspirator of the Oklahoma City bombing. At the time, in 2005, Mr. Scarpa was eager to reduce his sentence of 482 months (40 years).
Jan 05, 2016

Letters from Oklahoma City bomber to this Mafia captain were among the weirder I've seen. nytimes.com/2016/01/06/nyr… pic.twitter.com/seuNT039nN

Jan 05, 2016

RT @stephcliff: Letters from Oklahoma City bomber to this Mafia captain were among the weirder I've seen. nytimes.com/2016/01/06/nyr… pic.twitter.com/seuNT039nN

Jan 05, 2016

RT @stephcliff: Letters from Oklahoma City bomber to this Mafia captain were among the weirder I've seen. nytimes.com/2016/01/06/nyr… pic.twitter.com/seuNT039nN

Jan 06, 2016

RT @HankDudding: Other letters from Terry Nichols included one on the "mislabeling of 'non-dairy creamer' in the prison." nyti.ms/1mAtXqd

After 2 Deaths in Sheepshead Bay, Police Are Questioning a Victim’s Daughter

nytimes.com — Neighbors of a couple killed in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, were reeling Monday after the police took in the female victim's 15-year-old daughter as a suspect, saying the family seemed happy and lively. The police found the bodies of Rosie Sanchez, 38, and Anderson Nunez, 40, who shared an apartment on Batchelder Street, in a public housing complex, on Sunday night.
Jan 04, 2016

Shock in a Sheepshead Bay building as 15-year-old questioned in murders of her mom, stepdad. nytimes.com/2016/01/05/nyr… pic.twitter.com/Bk8SaCo7bQ

Jan 04, 2016

Girl, 15, Is Arrested in Deaths of Mother and Her Boyfriend nyti.ms/1mC4cFm

Jan 05, 2016

RT @nytimes: 15-year-old girl is arrested in deaths of mother and her boyfriend in Brooklyn nyti.ms/1Rd3oEA

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Feb 12, 2016

RT @NY1: #NYPD fires officer Peter Liang's former partner Shawn Landau a day after Liang's manslaughter conviction. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Feb 12, 2016

Lord Mocklaw, Lord Hypocrite: but what do you MEAN, Harvard students of yore?! twitter.com/john_overholt/…

Feb 11, 2016

RT @MissRyley: Context: Peter Liang first #NYPD officer found guilty in on-duty death since '05, only second since '99 @nydailynews nydn.us/1G6OFAs

Feb 11, 2016

RT @ChristinaWoodby: To be clear. Once the convicted on the top charge they can't consider the others except official misconduct. #AkaiGurley #peterliang

Feb 11, 2016

RT @SarahMaslinNir: BREAKING:Officer Peter Liang guilty of manslaughter of Akai Gurley&Official Misconduct for not helping as he died http…

Feb 08, 2016

RT @nytimes: An NYC police officer testified that a “quick sound” led him to shoot a man in a Brooklyn stairway nyti.ms/1RituVI

Feb 05, 2016

RT @NYTNational: A 13-year-old, an app, and a murder. Why police worry about Kik, the app parents have never heard of nyti.ms/1SR1GYn


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