Uncle of Bronx victim slams justice system for repeat offender

Uncle of Bronx victim slams justice system for repeat offender

The “dirtbag” teenager charged in the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old Bronx boy was free to roam the streets despite “a rap sheet up the wazoo,” the victim’s family railed Monday, as they took aim at the state’s lax criminal justice system. Brandon Perez had racked up four arrests — including two for possession of … Read more

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Bill de Blasio assures teacher vaccine mandate will stand

Bill de Blasio assures teacher vaccine mandate will stand

The city will ultimately win its legal battle to enforce a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all Department of Education employees because it’s prevailed in similar cases, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday. “We’ve been in court with this very same set of information, very same argument at both the state and federal level. We’ve won … Read more

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Ex-NJ sheriff’s officer indicted for recording sexual assaults

Ex-NJ sheriff's officer indicted for recording sexual assaults

A former New Jersey sheriff’s officer has been indicted on charges he videotaped himself sexually assaulting three unconscious women, authorities said Monday. Joshua Padilla, a 36-year-old ex-cop for the Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office, was indicted Friday on eight counts of first-degree aggravated sexual assault and other charges following his February 2019 arrest, Monmouth County prosecutors … Read more

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Success Academy mandates vax or weekly tests for all high schoolers

Success Academy mandates vax or weekly tests for all high schoolers

The city’s largest charter school network is mandating vaccines or weekly COVID-19 tests for all of its high school students, officials said. Success Academy, which enrolls roughly 22,000 students total, said that the new requirements will take effect on Nov. 8. “If we as a city don’t take action, the potential for disruption to student … Read more

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Lisa Banes killer Brian Boyd charged with homicide

Lisa Banes killer Brian Boyd charged with homicide

The man accused in the hit-and-run crash that killed “Gone Girl” actress Lisa Banes was slapped Monday with upgraded charges — including homicide, which could land him in prison for up to seven years. Brian Boyd, 26, who allegedly mowed down Banes on an electric scooter June 4 on the Upper West Side before fleeing, … Read more

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MTA manager caught dodging tolls with obscured license plate

MTA manager caught dodging tolls with obscured license plate

An MTA supervisor who bragged to his co-workers about eluding bridge and tunnel tolls with an obscured license plate was demoted and required to pay restitution after an investigation by the authority’s inspector general found he owed over $100,000 in tolls, penalties and fines. The bus supervisor — identified by sources as Aditya “Buddy” Samaroo, … Read more

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NYC teachers encouraged to ‘document’ COVID violations with photos

NYC teachers encouraged to ‘document’ COVID violations with photos

The labor union that represents most of New York City‘s public school teachers is allowing educators to “document issues” regarding the city’s quarantine mandate by uploading photos of violators. The United Federation of Teachers (UFT), tweeted Sunday: “If you encounter issues in your classroom related to the mayor’s new quarantine guidelines for students, including cases where … Read more

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Rikers officer’s jaw broken by inmate held on murder charges: union

Rikers officer’s jaw broken by inmate held on murder charges: union

A Rikers Island guard’s jaw was broken by an inmate facing attempted murder charges, the Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association said Monday.  The guard at the beleaguered jail complex detected contraband on the inmate during his shift Friday, and while the officer was walking the suspect back to a housing area at the Anna M. Kross … Read more

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Bill de Blasio slams sanitation department for trashing fresh food

Bill de Blasio slams sanitation department for trashing fresh food

Mayor Bill de Blasio trashed his own sanitation department Monday — blaming bureaucratic bumbling for fresh food getting destroyed when an illegal Bronx vendor was shut down. Hizzoner admitted that his city agencies reacted in “precisely the wrong way” when they were caught in viral video trashing crates of fresh fruit and vegetables last Thursday … Read more

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Two cops seriously injured in fireworks explosion in NYC

Two cops seriously injured in fireworks explosion in NYC

Two cops were seriously injured when fireworks exploded in a Queens park early Monday, The Post has learned. The officers, whose names were not known, were on duty and assigned to the NYPD’s CitiField detail when the fireworks went off in Fresh Meadows Park just before 3:45 a.m., according to police and sources. One of … Read more

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