New York City: Infamous Crimes

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Son Of Sam
New York City: Infamous Crimes
No discussion of New York crime is complete without mention of notorious serial killer David Berkowitz (a.k.a. Son of Sam) who murdered six …
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Bernard L. Madoff leaves US Federal Cour
New York City: Infamous Crimes
In one of the biggest Ponzi schemes of all time, Bernie Madoff swindled billions of dollars from his unwitting clients.
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New York City: Infamous Crimes
Catherine Genovese was stabbed to death outside her Queens apartment building. Although many heard her screams, no one came to help.
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New York City: Infamous Crimes
A male model named Renato Seabra allegedly castrated and murdered journalist Carlos Antonio De Castro at the Intercontinental Hotel in Times…
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Al Qaida Recruitment Video Stills
New York City: Infamous Crimes
Al-Qaeda carried out the most famous New York crime when they crashed commercial jetliners into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center.
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Burr Fatally Wounds Hamilton In Duel
New York City: Infamous Crimes
The Burr-Hamilton duel - the legendary political fight between Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton and Vice President Aaron Burr - …
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New York City: Infamous Crimes
Gary Charles Evans murdered eight people, then befriended fellow serial killer David Berkowitz in prison.
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New York City: Infamous Crimes
The "Five Families" - Genovese, Gambino, Lucchese, Colombo, and Bonnano - were Italian-American crime families that began their violent reig…