Daily Archives: December 5, 2014

New York City Police Officer Indicted on Narcotics Conspiracy and Official Misconduct Charges

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, JAMES J. HUNT, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) New York Division, New York State Police Superintendent Joseph D’Amico and Acting Special Agent in Charge JAMES HIGGINS of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) New York Field Division announced today the indictment and arrest of a New York City Police Officer on charges of Conspiracy in the Second Degree and Official Misconduct.

New York City Police Officer MERLIN ALSTON was arrested last night at the …