AN UN-FORTUNE-ATE LIVELIHOOD LEADS MAN TO JAIL

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe today announced that Winifred Fortune (DOB 05/29/73) of 7 Janet Drive, New Hempstead, New York was convicted after a jury trial of: Six counts of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree, class ”E” Felonies One count of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fifth […]

YOUTHS ACCUSED OF TARGETING JEWS

Three youths, ages 19, 20, and 18, are charged with a hate crime in the mugging of a 19-year-old in Monsey. Stanley Joseph, 19, of 5 Oakdale Manor in Suffern, Jennifer St. Amand, 21, of 138 Route 59 in Suffern, and Qwesi Williams, 20, of 781 Ocean Ave. in Brooklyn, have been charged by Ramapo […]

ACCUSED OF PERVERSION

ACCUSED OF PERVERSION

On January 31, 2012, after an investigation, the Clarkstown Police Juvenile Aide Bureau arrested Jacques Menos, age 54, from Pomona, on a charge of rape. The investigation revealed that he allegedly had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old female. Menos was arraigned before Judge Thorsen who remanded him to the Rockland County Correctional Facility in […]

SUSPENDED ROCKLAND COUNTY LAWYER RE-ARRESTED FOR REPEATEDLY TARGETING CLIENTS IN SETTLEMENT SWINDLE

SUSPENDED ROCKLAND COUNTY LAWYER RE-ARRESTED FOR REPEATEDLY TARGETING CLIENTS IN SETTLEMENT SWINDLE

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced that Joel Grossbarth (DOB 03/20/61) of 29 Linden Court, New City, New York has been re-arrested and arraigned for allegedly stealing an additional $328,000 from unsuspecting clients. Grossbarth is charged with: Two counts of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree, class “C” Felonies In November, 2008, the […]

SPRING VALLEY CAREER CRIMINAL CONVICTED IN VIOLENT ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

SPRING VALLEY CAREER CRIMINAL CONVICTED IN VIOLENT ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced that Edward Brims (DOB 04/08/57) of 244 North Main Street, Spring Valley New York was convicted after a jury trial of: -Two counts of Attempted Robbery in the First Degree, class ”C” Felonies -One count of Attempted Robbery in the Second Degree, a class “D” Felony -One […]

Sicko Michael Mele Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

Sicko Michael Mele Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

A judge’s ruling made it risky for Orange County, NY prosecutors to seek a murder charge for the 2008 death of then 25-year-old Laura Vargas, so instead they had to settle for manslaughter in the case against Michael Mele, a registered sex criminal. Mele, who was once arrested for exposing himself and masturbating in front […]