Category Archives: Crime

Tip of the Week: Don’t mess with a federal judge

February 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer As viewers of BPTV know, I am in a federal legal battle with the BPCA and Howard Milstein

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Gruesome murder of Church Street Iranian jeweler

February 16, 2017- DNAinfo reports, “An Iranian jeweler was found dead with two zip ties cinched

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Thieves steal $10,000 in handbags from BPC Saks

February 6, 2017- DNAinfo reports, “Two men stole more than $10,000 worth of handbags from Saks Fifth Avenue

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BPCA meeting today indicates they might have violated RFP contract law

January 26, 2017- On the agenda for the BPCA board meeting today, it lists as a topic “Authorization to

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Our new neighbor is El Chapo

January 24, 2017- Lower Manhattan is really in decline. Infamous crime lords have moved in. The NYT reports on the

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BatteryPark.TV wins major victory in federal lawsuit against the BPCA and Howard Milstein

Update January 17, 2017- The BPCA has fired its entire legal team and replaced it with a firm

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Woman on bike hit and killed by SUV at West Side Highway and Chambers Street

Update February 3, 2017- The defendant, 26-year old Samuel Silva, pleaded guilty in a deal offered by the

Posted in - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Crime, Gripes, Parks | 2 Comments

Criminal charges soon to be filed against Mayor de Blasio?

Update January 27, 2017- Preet will be “interviewing” Mayor de Blasio before deciding whether to indict him.

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FiDi purse snatcher strikes again

Update January 11, 2017- It has happened again. Another woman in FiDi was violently mugged and

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Trump’s CIA will be smarter than Obama’s

January 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD President Trump’s pick to head the CIA, Mike Pompeo, finished first in his class at West Point and

Posted in - Federal government, - Politics, Crime, Lawyers, Op-Ed | 1 Comment

CB1’s Catherine McVay Hughes to “step down”

Update January 2, 2017- Former CB1 Chair Catherine McVay Hughes apparently did not leave CB1 altogether.

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Politics, -- Neighborhoods, Crime, Gripes, Op-Ed, TriBeCa | 2 Comments

Court denies motion for restraining order against Glen Plaskin

Update January 15, 2017- On January 10th, more testimony was heard, and the judge ultimately denied the plaintiffs’

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The vultures get a whiff of the de Blasio carcass

December 23, 2016- In this past week, since the leak of the news that two different grand juries had convened

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It’s happened again: $5,000 Rolex stolen from Brookfield Place Equinox this time

January 6, 2017- This is not a re-run of an old story. Another man using the Equinox Gym in Brookfield

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A thug-mug in North BPC

January 5, 2017- A man was walking across River

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Thief Steals Man’s Wallet From Equinox, Spends $10K at Apple Store

December 3, 2015- Security at gyms is a joke, folks. People foolishly leave valuables inside

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Get to know your rights granted by The Constitution

May 30, 2016- by pro se litigant Steven E. Greer, MD Now that I am a federal plaintiff and pro se litigator, with a viable case asserting my First Amendment rights,

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Stephen Starr’s office robbed

December 27, 2016- A Philadelphia paper reports, “Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a man

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BPTV’s holiday gifts to you all

December 22, 2016- Once Mayor de Blasio is indicted, and he will be, the only remaining state or city official whom BPTV has

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How does a millionaire like Jeff Galloway enjoy rent-subsidized apartments in Gateway?

(4000 people have read this as of December 10, 2016) Update March 11, 2016- New York State Comptroller DiNapoli is going after wealthy people who

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