Former Harlem Senate Candidate Gets Prison For Craigslist Rent Scam

NY Post reports that a disgraced New York State Senate candidate was sentenced to three to six years in prison Wednesday for ripping off more than a dozen people in a Craigslist rent scam. Continue Reading →

Harlem Woman Who Kills Boyfriend With Hot Oil Gets Prison Time

A Harlem woman who burned and stabbed her boyfriend to near-death following a domestic argument will face nearly two decades in state prison, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Harlem Woman Gets Prison For Trying To Murder Boyfriend With Hot Oil

NY Post reports that a Harlem woman was sentenced Tuesday to 16 years in prison for trying to murder her boyfriend ​with scalding hot oil and a knife ​after a quarrel, authorities said. Continue Reading →

Harlem Landlord Charged For Gutting Building With Family Inside

article-slumlord-0726It was an eviction by demolition. An East Harlem landlord, a building manager and a contractor have been accused of gut renovating a building while a family of seven — including five young kids — were still living inside, authorities said Tuesday. Continue Reading →