2014

“Nagel Boyzz” drug gang dismantled in Manhattan

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, and WILLIAM J. BRATTON, New York City Police Commissioner, announced today the indictment and arrests of 9 leaders and members of the “Nagle Boyzz” drug gang in connection with a 24-hour cocaine and pill trafficking operation in the Inwood section of Manhattan.

A 14-month investigation by Special Narcotics and the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Narcotics Borough Manhattan North revealed that the Nagle Boyzz did brisk business in the vicinity of 176 Nagle Ave., a block that became notorious for drug dealing. Today, the crew’s boss REMIGUEL SANCHEZ surrendered to …

Tricked-out Upper Manhattan stash apartments conceal $12 million in heroin and $500,000 in “crystal meth”

Prime location near major Northeast thoroughfares

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, JAMES J. HUNT, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, Nassau County Police Department Acting Commissioner THOMAS C. KRUMPTER, KATHLEEN RICE, Nassau County District Attorney, VINCENT F. DEMARCO, Suffolk County Sheriff, THOMAS J. SPOTA Suffolk County District Attorney, and MICHAEL MCGOWAN, Chief of Hempstead Police Department, announced the arrests of three members of a sophisticated drug trafficking operation based in an apartment building at 111 Wadsworth Avenue in the …

Sophisticated Traffickers Smuggled Narcotics to New York City via U.S. Postal Service

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, JAMES J. HUNT, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, New York State Police Superintendent JOSEPH A. D’AMICO, JAMES T. HAYES Jr., Special Agent in Charge of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York, and PHILIP R. BARTLETT, Inspector in Charge of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service announced today the indictment and arrests of the leader and four members of a sophisticated criminal organization that trafficked in large quantities of cocaine …

PAL Teen Impact Center at J.H.S. 22 in the Morrisania section of the Bronx

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, Bronx District Attorney ROBERT T. JOHNSON, JOHN B. OSBORN, President of New York City’s Police Athletic League
(PAL), New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, and EDGAR LIN, principal of Junior High School 22, Jordan L. Mott, announced today the opening of a Police Athletic League (PAL) Teen Impact Center at J.H.S. 22 in the Morrisania section of the Bronx. The program provides area youth with recreational opportunities for a 13-week session.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. this evening at J.H.S. 22, 270 East 167th Street, …

Ten members of Bronx Gang “280” Indicted for Murder Conspiracy in Violent Turf War

Last in a series of prosecutions targeting four gangs: Shootings drop in the NYPD’s 44th Precinct and surrounding area

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON and Bronx District Attorney ROBERT JOHNSON announced today the arrest and indictment of 10 leaders and members of the “280” gang, based in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, who are charged with conspiring in numerous shootings during turf disputes with rival violent narcotic gangs. An eight-count indictment charges the defendants with conspiracy to commit murder, assault, narcotics possession and weapons possession.

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Physician charged in massive oxycodone distribution scheme and Bronx pain clinic: Funnelled $90 million in pills on to black market

BRIDGET G. BRENNAN, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, PREET BHARARA, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, JAMES J. HUNT, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), New York City Police Commissioner WILLIAM J. BRATTON, New York State Health Commissioner NIRAV R. SHAH, MD, MPH and JAMES C. COX, Medicaid Inspector General for New York State, announced the indictment and arrest of DR. ROBERT TERDIMAN, a licensed internist, who allegedly conducted illegal sales prescriptions for oxycodone at a pain management clinic, Astramed Physicians, PC, in the Morrisania section of …

DRUG ENFORCEMENT TASK FORCE UNCOVERS HEROIN MILL IN THE BRONX, NY: $8 MILLION WORTH OF HEROIN SEIZED

U.S. Department of Justice
Drug Enforcement Administration
New York Division
Acting SAC James J. Hunt
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Heroin Glassines Branded 'NFL', 'Government Shutdown' and 'iPhone'

JANUARY 31 (MANHATTAN, N.Y.)  James J. Hunt, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s New York Division (DEA), Bridget G. Brennan, New York City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton and Joseph A. D’Amico, Superintendent of the New York State Police, announced the discovery of multi-million dollar, high-volume heroin packaging location at 2910 Wallace Ave. Apt. #2E, Bronx, NY, and the seizure of 13 kilograms (33 pounds) …

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