Category Archives: Crime

BPCA President Shari Hyman leaves amidst scandal

September 15, 2017- The Tribeca Tribune reported that BPCA President Shari Hyman has left her job

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The BPCA’s unnecessary new office space to open in 200 Rector Place soon

June 7, 2018- by Steven E. Greer This week, the BPCA presented updates to the CB1. Click here for a PDF of the handout provided.

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The far right has its own insane zealots, usually funded by the NRA or Koch Brothers

May 17, 2018

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BPCA board approves construction for unnecessary “office space” in 200 Rector Place

March 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Recall, during the January BPCA board meet, a bit of kabuki theater played out when the Chairman/CEO

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Sheldon Silver found guilty of felonies in second trial

Update May 11, 2018- A jury found Sheldon Silver guilty, again, of felonies dealing with selling

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The reason the Manhattan DA will not arrest Harvey Weinstein

Update May 25, 2018- The AG acted, preempting the Feds, and arrested Harvey. Crooked

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New York City is afraid of Airbnb

Update May 11, 2018- The Post reports that the anti-Airbnb robocalls sent out by Stooge Stringer were funded by the hotel industry.

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Pure panic by the ImpeachTrumpers

Update April 16, 2018- The federal judge seems almost certain to grant the request by the Trump and

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The Social Media Generation (SocGen’s) are going to shake up politics this year

March 25, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD Putting aside my views on guns and politics, I am objectively watching the Stoneman Douglas teens

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Reliable gun violence statistics

February 12, 2013 By Steven E. Greer, MD In the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut massacre of 20 first graders and six brave adults, the debate over gun control

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Port Authority corrupt official caught on camera

April 26, 2018- by Steven Greer, MD The Port Authority is the largest of the shadow government public benefit corporations created

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The floating body phenomenon of Battery Park City

April 24, 2018- The Post reports that another body was pulled out of the Hudson. It appears to have been

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Gangs of black teens menace all-white BPC

Teens on the young kid’s basketball court by West Thames Update April 15, 2018- April seems to be the time when the teen gangs in Lower Manhattan come

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Exclusive: Tourist helicopter that crashed and killed five was performing unsafe stunts

March 12, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Immediately after the helicopter crash in the East River on Sunday that killed all five Texas tourists

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BPCA President Shari Hyman settles embarrassing federal lawsuit before taking private sector job

Shari Hyman by husband, Dan Horwitz, who defended Bernie Madoff Update November 11, 2017- BPTV obtained via FOIA request the actual settlement amount.

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Essay: Why Liberal Media and Universities Tolerate Crooked College Football

January 2, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD College football is so dirty. Just look at the coaches from the top teams that we saw play this weekend.

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“Luxury Brookfield Place” is attracting more felon thieves than shoppers?

March 1, 2018- With almost no real shoppers ever seen inside the ultra-expensive shops of Brookfield Place,

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Update on NYPD efforts to stop the violent felons ripping off tourists in The Battery

February 24, 2018- The problem of violent career criminals being used to sell bogus boat tour tickets

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Sheer negligence allowed terrorist truck attack on Lower Manhattan

Update January 29, 2018- I told you so. We Inform. Victims of the Halloween ISIS attack are suing the city for negligence.

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Is it legal for the BPCA to “deputize” a private security guard to make arrests?

January 22, 2018- by Steven E. Greer At the January CB1 meeting, BPCA spokesperson Nick Sbordone announced that the BPCA planned to

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